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Pragyan Ojha      

Full name Pragyan Prayash Ojha

Born September 5, 1986, Bhubaneswar, Orissa

Current age 28 years 14 days

Major teams India, Deccan Chargers, Hyderabad (India), India A, India Red, India Under-19s, Mumbai Indians, Surrey

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Pragyan Prayash Ojha
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 24 27 17 89 18* 8.90 492 18.08 0 0 6 0 10 0
ODIs 18 10 8 46 16* 23.00 112 41.07 0 0 3 0 7 0
T20Is 6 1 1 10 10* - 6 166.66 0 0 0 1 1 0
First-class 78 97 38 553 35 9.37 1921 28.78 0 0 54 2 27 0
List A 82 52 24 231 20 8.25 0 0 27 0
Twenty20 126 34 19 72 11* 4.80 101 71.28 0 0 0 3 19 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 24 48 7633 3420 113 6/47 10/89 30.26 2.68 67.5 5 7 1
ODIs 18 17 876 652 21 4/38 4/38 31.04 4.46 41.7 1 0 0
T20Is 6 6 126 132 10 4/21 4/21 13.20 6.28 12.6 1 0 0
First-class 78 19539 9233 335 7/114 27.56 2.83 58.3 13 21 2
List A 82 80 4305 3317 102 5/19 5/19 32.51 4.62 42.2 3 2 0
Twenty20 126 123 2609 3098 137 4/21 4/21 22.61 7.12 19.0 2 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut India v Sri Lanka at Kanpur, Nov 24-27, 2009 scorecard
Last Test India v West Indies at Mumbai, Nov 14-16, 2013 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Bangladesh v India at Karachi, Jun 28, 2008 scorecard
Last ODI Sri Lanka v India at Hambantota, Jul 24, 2012 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Bangladesh v India at Nottingham, Jun 6, 2009 scorecard
Last T20I Zimbabwe v India at Harare, Jun 13, 2010 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Railways v Hyderabad (India) at Delhi, Mar 18-20, 2005 scorecard
Last First-class Australia A v India A at Brisbane, Jul 6-9, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Hyderabad (India) v Tamil Nadu at Secunderabad, Feb 13, 2006 scorecard
Last List A North Zone v South Zone at Visakhapatnam, Mar 24, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Hyderabad (India) v Kerala at Visakhapatnam, Apr 4, 2007 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Mumbai Indians v Northern Districts at Raipur, Sep 16, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1*, 1/23 Mum Indians v Northern D Raipur 16 Sep 2014 T20
1/35 Mum Indians v Express Raipur 14 Sep 2014 T20
2/18 Mum Indians v Lahore Lions Raipur 13 Sep 2014 T20
4, 1/163 India A v Australia A Brisbane 6 Jul 2014 FC
1*, 1/34 Mum Indians v Super Kings Mumbai (BS) 28 May 2014 T20
0/31 Mum Indians v Royals Mumbai 25 May 2014 T20
2, 0/33 Mum Indians v Daredevils Mumbai 23 May 2014 T20
0/28 Mum Indians v Kings XI Mohali 21 May 2014 T20
2/30 Mum Indians v Royals Ahmedabad 19 May 2014 T20
0/25 Mum Indians v KKR Cuttack 14 May 2014 T20
Profile

Probably the front-runner among India's upcoming left-arm spinners, Pragyan Ojha has converted the promise he showed at age-group levels to first-class level too. For good measure, he improved markedly in his second season, ending up among the top 10 bowlers by the end of the league stage of the 2006-07 Ranji Trophy, with 29 wickets at 19.89 in six games for Hyderabad. Consistent performances on a twin tour of Zimbabwe and Kenya earned him another shot with India A, against South Africa at home, and he took eight wickets in an innings victory in Delhi.

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Sep 14, 2014

Pragyan Ojha and Kieron Pollard celebrate Jehan Mubarak's wicket, Mumbai Indians v Southern Express, CLT20, Raipur, September 14, 2014

Pragyan Ojha and Kieron Pollard celebrate Jehan Mubarak's wicket

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Sep 14, 2014

Pragyan Ojha could not get under a catch, Mumbai Indians v Southern Express, CLT20, Raipur, September 14, 2014

Pragyan Ojha could not get under a catch

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May 19, 2014

Pragyan Ojha is thrilled with the wicket of Shane Watson, Rajasthan Royals v Mumbai Indians, IPL 2014, Ahmedabad, May 19, 2014

Pragyan Ojha is thrilled with the wicket of Shane Watson

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Tour Results
India v England at Dharamsala - Jan 27, 2013
England won by 7 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)
India v England at Mohali - Jan 23, 2013
India won by 5 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)
India v England at Ranchi - Jan 19, 2013
India won by 7 wickets (with 131 balls remaining)
India v England at Kochi - Jan 15, 2013
India won by 127 runs
India v England at Rajkot - Jan 11, 2013
England won by 9 runs
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