Karun Nair      

Full name Karun Kaladharan Nair

Born December 6, 1991, Jodhpur, Rajasthan

Current age 27 years 346 days

Major teams India, Delhi Daredevils, India A, India Under-19s, Karnataka, Karnataka State Cricket Association Colts XI, Karnataka State Cricket Association XI, Karnataka Under-15s, Karnataka Under-19s, Kings XI Punjab, Mangalore United, Rajasthan Royals, Royal Challengers Bangalore, South Zone

Playing role Top-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Karun Kaladharan Nair
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 6 7 1 374 303* 62.33 506 73.91 1 0 41 4 6 0
ODIs 2 2 0 46 39 23.00 88 52.27 0 0 6 0 0 0
First-class 73 116 13 5265 328 51.11 9886 53.25 14 23 661 23 62 0
List A 78 74 12 1953 120 31.50 2424 80.56 2 12 204 29 29 0
T20s 121 110 12 2535 111 25.86 1917 132.23 2 14 248 87 46 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 6 2 12 11 0 - - - 5.50 - 0 0 0
ODIs 2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 73 53 1242 671 13 2/11 2/35 51.61 3.24 95.5 0 0 0
List A 78 30 750 627 14 2/16 2/16 44.78 5.01 53.5 0 0 0
T20s 121 7 54 64 2 1/3 1/3 32.00 7.11 27.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut India v England at Mohali, Nov 26-29, 2016 scorecard
Last Test India v Australia at Dharamsala, Mar 25-28, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v India at Harare, Jun 11, 2016 scorecard
Last ODI Zimbabwe v India at Harare, Jun 13, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut Karnataka v Punjab at Hubballi, Dec 14-17, 2013 scorecard
Last First-class India A v South Africa A at Mysore, Sep 17-20, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Goa v Karnataka at Bengaluru, Feb 20, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Karnataka v Tamil Nadu at Bengaluru, Oct 25, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Goa v Karnataka at Shimoga, Mar 17, 2013 scorecard
Last T20s Bihar v Karnataka at Visakhapatnam, Nov 15, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
65* Karnataka v Bihar Visakhapatnam 15 Nov 2019 T20
- Karnataka v Services Vizianagaram 12 Nov 2019 T20
3 Karnataka v Andhra Visakhapatnam 11 Nov 2019 T20
47 Karnataka v Baroda Visakhapatnam 9 Nov 2019 T20
- Karnataka v Uttarakhand Visakhapatnam 8 Nov 2019 T20
0/27 Karnataka v Tamil Nadu Bengaluru 25 Oct 2019 LA
0/11 Karnataka v Chhattisgarh Bengaluru 23 Oct 2019 LA
- Karnataka v Puducherry Bengaluru 20 Oct 2019 LA
1/23, 21 Karnataka v Goa Alur (3) 16 Oct 2019 LA
0/17, 16 Karnataka v Saurashtra Bengaluru 12 Oct 2019 LA
Profile

The year 2016 was memorable for Karun Nair. He made his ODI debut against Zimbabwe in July, his selection a reward for his consistency in domestic cricket - he had averaged more than 50 in his first three seasons. In October, he was elevated to captain of his state side, Karnataka. In November, he was given his first Test cap in the Mohali Test against England. In his third Test, he became India's second triple-centurion after Virender Sehwag, and only the third man in the game's history to convert a maiden Test ton into a triple.

  • Read More
Latest Articles
Latest Photos

Sep 17, 2019

Karun Nair plays a sweep, India A v South Africa A, 2nd unofficial Test, Mysore, 1st day,  September 17, 2019

Karun Nair plays a sweep

© PTI

Jun 15, 2018

Karun Nair and M Vijay congratulate a prone Ishant Sharma after a catch. India v Afghanistan, Only Test, Bengaluru, 2nd day, June 15, 2018

Karun Nair and M Vijay congratulate a prone Ishant Sharma after a catch

© BCCI

May 20, 2018

Karun Nair brings out the unorthodoxy in his game, Chennai Super Kings v Kings XI Punjab, IPL 2018, Pune, May 20, 2018

Karun Nair brings out the unorthodoxy in his game

© BCCI