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Munaf Patel      

Full name Munaf Musa Patel

Born July 12, 1983, Ikhar, Gujarat

Current age 32 years 216 days

Major teams India, Asia XI, Baroda, Gujarat, India Green, Indian Board President's XI, Maharashtra, Mumbai, Mumbai Indians, Rajasthan Royals

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Munaf Musa Patel
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 13 14 6 60 15* 7.50 142 42.25 0 0 8 1 6 0
ODIs 70 27 16 74 15 6.72 112 66.07 0 0 7 1 11 0
T20Is 3 1 0 0 0 0.00 1 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 0
First-class 66 79 31 752 78 15.66 1065 70.61 0 2 14 0
List A 140 53 28 210 28 8.40 0 0 29 0
Twenty20 93 19 13 46 23* 7.66 51 90.19 0 0 5 0 20 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 13 25 2658 1349 35 4/25 7/97 38.54 3.04 75.9 1 0 0
ODIs 70 67 3154 2603 86 4/29 4/29 30.26 4.95 36.6 3 0 0
T20Is 3 3 60 86 4 2/25 2/25 21.50 8.60 15.0 0 0 0
First-class 66 11763 5425 225 6/13 24.11 2.76 52.2 13 8 2
List A 140 6704 5155 173 4/21 4/21 29.79 4.61 38.7 6 0 0
Twenty20 93 93 2039 2325 100 5/21 5/21 23.25 6.84 20.3 2 1 0
Career statistics
Test debut India v England at Mohali, Mar 9-13, 2006 scorecard
Last Test West Indies v India at Roseau, Jul 6-10, 2011 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut India v England at Margao, Apr 3, 2006 scorecard
Last ODI England v India at Cardiff, Sep 16, 2011 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa v India at Durban, Jan 9, 2011 scorecard
Last T20I England v India at Manchester, Aug 31, 2011 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut India A v New Zealanders at Rajkot, Oct 2-4, 2003 scorecard
Last First-class Uttar Pradesh v Baroda at Greater Noida, Dec 1-4, 2015 scorecard
List A debut India A v Sri Lanka A at Kolkata, Dec 22, 2003 scorecard
Last List A Baroda v Maharashtra at Delhi, Dec 15, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Delhi Daredevils v Rajasthan Royals at Delhi, Apr 19, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Baroda v Uttar Pradesh at Mumbai, Jan 20, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/21 Baroda v U. Pradesh Mumbai 20 Jan 2016 T20
1/30, 0* Baroda v Mumbai Mumbai 18 Jan 2016 T20
1/30 Baroda v Kerala Mumbai 16 Jan 2016 T20
0/25 Baroda v Vidarbha Mumbai 15 Jan 2016 T20
0/39 Baroda v Delhi Vadodara 10 Jan 2016 T20
1/10 Baroda v M. Pradesh Vadodara 7 Jan 2016 T20
0/8 Baroda v Goa Vadodara 6 Jan 2016 T20
0/10 Baroda v Railways Vadodara 3 Jan 2016 T20
0/13 Baroda v Assam Vadodara 2 Jan 2016 T20
1/31 Baroda v Maharashtra Delhi 15 Dec 2015 LA
Profile

Few medium-pacers had generated as much hype before bowling a ball in first-class, let alone international cricket as Munaf Musa Patel, the young boy from the little town of Ikhar in Bahruch, Gujarat did in early 2003. Kiran More, now chairman of selectors, had seen him bowl in the nets and sent him straight to the MRF Pace Foundation in Chennai to train under TA Sekhar and Dennis Lillee. Soon he was being hailed as the fastest man in Indian cricket. Then, even as Baroda and Gujarat vied for his services, Patel chose Mumbai, after Sachin Tendulkar had taken special interest in him and had a word with the authorities in the Mumbai Cricket Association. Even then Patel's first-class career was anything but smooth as he spent more time recovering from various injuries than actually playing.

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Apr 6, 2013

Munaf Patel picks up Murali Vijay, Chennai Super Kings v Mumbai Indians, IPL, Chennai, April 6, 2013

Munaf Patel picks up Murali Vijay

© BCCI

May 14, 2012

Munaf Patel is all smiles after dismissing Chris Gayle cheaply, Royal Challengers Bangalore v Mumbai Indians, IPL, Bangalore, May 14, 2012

Munaf Patel is all smiles after dismissing Chris Gayle cheaply

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May 3, 2012

Munaf Patel defended 11 in the final over to earn a one-run win, Pune Warriors v Mumbai Indians, IPL, Pune, May 3, 2012

Munaf Patel defended 11 in the final over to earn a one-run win

© AFP

Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Semi-final: M. Pradesh v Mumbai at Cuttack - Feb 13-17
Mumbai 327/7 (89 ov)
1st Semi-final: Assam v Saurashtra at Vadodara - Feb 13-17
Assam 193/7 (78 ov)
Final: India U19 v W Indies U19 at Dhaka
Feb 14, 2016 (09:00 local | 03:00 GMT | 22:00 EST -1d | 21:00 CST -1d | 19:00 PST -1d)
3rd T20I: India v Sri Lanka at Visakhapatnam
Feb 14, 2016 (19:30 local | 14:00 GMT | 09:00 EST | 08:00 CST | 06:00 PST)
1st ODI: India Women v SL Women at Ranchi
Feb 15, 2016 (09:00 local | 03:30 GMT | 22:30 EST -1d | 21:30 CST -1d | 19:30 PST -1d)
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