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Pananmal Punjabi      

Full name Pananmal Hotchand Punjabi

Born September 20, 1921, Karachi, Sind

Died October 4, 2011, Mumbai, Maharashtra (aged 90 years 14 days)

Major teams India, Gujarat, Sind

Batting style Right-hand bat

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 5 10 0 164 33 16.40 0 0 0 5 0
First-class 32 53 2 1953 224* 38.29 6 5 16 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 32 132 100 2 1/10 50.00 4.54 66.0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Pakistan v India at Dhaka, Jan 1-4, 1955 scorecard
Last Test Pakistan v India at Karachi, Feb 26-Mar 1, 1955 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1943-1960
Profile

A capable right-hand opening batsman who could also keep wicket, Punjabi toured Pakistan in 1954-55 and was Pankaj Roy's opening partner in all five Tests. However he did little of note, scoring 164 runs (16.40) with 33 in the second Test at Bahawalpur as his best. During that innings, he and Roy put on 58 runs, their best opening stand of the series. He and Roy had another good opening stand of 52 runs in the next Test at Lahore. On the tour, Punjabi scored 393 runs (23.11). He was not picked again for his country.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
Group C: Assam v Andhra at Guwahati - Jan 29-Feb 1
Andhra 137 & 50/1 Assam 312
Group A: Baroda v Mumbai at Vadodara - Jan 29-Feb 1
Mumbai 287 & 275/8 Baroda 184
Group A: Bengal v Railways at Kolkata - Jan 29-Feb 1
Bengal 268 & 120/4 Railways 302
Group C: Goa v Jharkhand at Porvorim - Jan 29-Feb 1
Jharkhand 385 Goa 215 & 91/1 (f/o)
Group B: Gujarat v Maharashtra at Valsad - Jan 29-Feb 1
Gujarat 429 Maharashtra 187/4
Group B: Haryana v Rajasthan at Rohtak - Jan 29-31
Haryana won by an innings and 119 runs
Group C: H. Pradesh v Tripura at Agartala - Jan 29-Feb 1
H. Pradesh 535/5d Tripura 307/8
Group A: J + K v M. Pradesh at Indore - Jan 29-31
M. Pradesh won by an innings and 97 runs
Group A: Karnataka v U. Pradesh at Bangalore - Jan 29-Feb 1
Karnataka 719/9d U. Pradesh 98/3
Group C: Kerala v Services at Kannur - Jan 29-Feb 1
Kerala 483 Services 318 & 20/2 (f/o)
Group B: Punjab v Odisha at Mohali - Jan 29-Feb 1
Punjab 167 & 141 Odisha 183 & 57/2
Group B: Vidarbha v Delhi at Nagpur - Jan 29-31
Vidarbha won by an innings and 93 runs
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