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Full name Rajinder Singh Hans
Born March 10, 1953, Bombay (now Mumbai), Maharashtra
Current age 61 years 166 days
Major teams Uttar Pradesh
Batting style Left-hand bat
Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox
|List A span||1977-1987|
Rajinder Hans was a left-arm orthodox spinner who came close to representing India when he was included in the squad to play Australia in 1979-80. He took 340 first-class wickets at 22, most of them for Uttar Pradesh. He repaid the state side when he coached them to the Ranji title in 2005-06. He also coached Jharkhand and Tripura, and was a junior national selector. In September 2012, Hans was appointed as a member of India's selection committee from the Central Zone, the only non-international on the panel.
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