Jasubhai Patel      

Full name Jasubhai Motibhai Patel

Born November 26, 1924, Ahmedabad, Gujarat

Died December 12, 1992, Ahmedabad, Gujarat (aged 68 years 16 days)

Major teams India, Gujarat

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 7 10 1 25 12 2.77 0 0 0 2 0
First-class 63 87 26 780 152 12.78 1 3 26 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 7 11 1725 637 29 9/69 14/124 21.96 2.21 59.4 0 2 1
First-class 63 13538 5382 248 9/69 21.70 2.38 54.5 19 5
Career statistics
Test debut Pakistan v India at Karachi, Feb 26-Mar 1, 1955 scorecard
Last Test India v Australia at Kolkata, Jan 23-28, 1960 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1943-1962
Profile

Best remembered for a remarkable performance in the 2nd Test against Richie Benaud's Australians at Kanpur in 1958-59, where offspinner Jasubhai Patel took 14 wickets in the match as India won the Test. His 9 for 69 was India's best Test bowling figures till it was overtaken by Anil Kumble nearly 40 years later. That was Jasu's last series; his success was not replicated in the other six matches he played.

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Tournament Results
England v India at Birmingham - Jun 23, 2013
India won by 5 runs
India v Sri Lanka at Cardiff - Jun 20, 2013
India won by 8 wickets (with 90 balls remaining)
England v South Africa at The Oval - Jun 19, 2013
England won by 7 wickets (with 75 balls remaining)
Australia v Sri Lanka at The Oval - Jun 17, 2013
Sri Lanka won by 20 runs
England v New Zealand at Cardiff - Jun 16, 2013
England won by 10 runs
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