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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Tournament Results
Central Zone v East Zone at Indore - Feb 12-14, 2012
East Zone won by an innings and 20 runs
Central Zone v South Zone at Chennai - Feb 4-7, 2012
Match drawn (Central Zone won on 1st innings)
East Zone v North Zone at Delhi - Feb 4-7, 2012
Match drawn (East Zone won on 1st innings)
East Zone v West Zone at Valsad - Jan 27-30, 2012
East Zone won by 5 wickets
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