Gulabrai Ramchand      

Full name Gulabrai Sipahimalani Ramchand

Born July 26, 1927, Karachi, Sind (now in Pakistan), India

Died September 8, 2003, Hinduja Hospital, Mumbai (aged 76 years 44 days)

Major teams India, Mumbai, Sind

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Gulabrai Sipahimalani Ramchand
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
Tests 33 53 5 1180 109 24.58 2 5 20 0
First-class 145 202 36 6026 230* 36.30 16 28 105 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 33 56 4976 1899 41 6/49 7/76 46.31 2.28 121.3 0 1 0
First-class 145 18086 7518 255 8/12 29.48 2.49 70.9 9 0
Career statistics
Test debut England v India at Leeds, Jun 5-9, 1952 scorecard
Last Test India v Australia at Kolkata, Jan 23-28, 1960 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1945/46 - 1965/66
Profile

Wisden Asia Cricket Obituary
Gulabrai `Ram' Ramchand, who died on September 7 aged 76, was a cricketer par excellence and led India to their first Test victory over the Australians in 1959. He was one of the first players to endorse commercial brands and after his playing days were over, he made a mark in the corporate world as a senior manager with Air India.

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India v New Zealand at Chennai - Sep 11, 2012
New Zealand won by 1 run
India v New Zealand at Visakhapatnam - Sep 8, 2012
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
India v New Zealand at Bangalore - Aug 31-Sep 3, 2012
India won by 5 wickets
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