Ishwar Pandey      

Full name Ishwar Chand Pandey

Born August 15, 1989

Current age 24 years 252 days

Major teams Chennai Super Kings, India A, Madhya Pradesh, Pune Warriors

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Ishwar Chand Pandey
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 31 36 8 296 39 10.57 404 73.26 0 0 28 19 9 0
List A 18 9 3 33 9 5.50 64 51.56 0 0 2 1 6 0
Twenty20 12 7 3 52 19* 13.00 35 148.57 0 0 7 1 2 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 31 56 6653 3201 131 8/84 11/120 24.43 2.88 50.7 6 8 2
List A 18 18 940 753 22 4/44 4/44 34.22 4.80 42.7 2 0 0
Twenty20 12 12 252 308 13 3/23 3/23 23.69 7.33 19.3 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Madhya Pradesh v Goa at Indore, Nov 1-4, 2010 scorecard
Last First-class Uttar Pradesh v Madhya Pradesh at Kanpur, Dec 22-25, 2013 scorecard
List A debut Madhya Pradesh v Vidarbha at Indore, Feb 11, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Central Zone v West Zone at Visakhapatnam, Mar 25, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Madhya Pradesh v Vidarbha at Nagpur, Mar 18, 2013 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Rajasthan T20 v Chennai T20 at Dubai (DSC), Apr 23, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/22 Chennai T20 v Rajasthan Dubai (DSC) 23 Apr 2014 T20
2/23 Chennai T20 v Delhi T20 Abu Dhabi 21 Apr 2014 T20
8*, 2/17 M. Pradesh v Vidarbha Nagpur 4 Apr 2014 T20
0, 3/23 M. Pradesh v U. Pradesh Nagpur 2 Apr 2014 T20
0/18 M. Pradesh v Railways Nagpur 1 Apr 2014 T20
0/45, 19* M. Pradesh v Rajasthan Nagpur 31 Mar 2014 T20
0/54, 9 Central Zone v West Zone Visakhapatnam 25 Mar 2014 LA
0/38, 8* Central Zone v East Zone Visakhapatnam 23 Mar 2014 LA
3/42 Indians v NZ XI Whangarei 2 Feb 2014 Other
1/39, 1, 2/32 M. Pradesh v U. Pradesh Kanpur 22 Dec 2013 FC
Profile

Ishwar Pandey is a tall fast bowler hailing from the town of Rewa in eastern Madhya Pradesh. He had nothing to do with a leather ball till his class 12 exams, when he walked casually into a selection trial for the Rewa divisional team with a few friends. A few months later, he found himself bowling for the MP Under-19 team. Five years later, he was the highest wicket-taker in the 2012-13 Ranji Trophy, had played for India A, bowled at an India nets session, and had been signed by Pune Warriors in the IPL. In December 2013, after impressing on the A tour of South Africa earlier in the year, he received his maiden India call-up for the tour of New Zealand.

Pandey's father, a retired junior officer in the army, wanted his two sons to focus on their studies. It took Pandey's university coach to convince the former soldier to let his son pursue cricket. Standing 6'2" tall, Pandey bowls in the mid-130s, his height affording him bounce, even from a good length. He credits his father for both his broad shoulders and his athleticism.
Abhishek Purohit

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Latest Photos

Feb 2, 2014

Ishwar Pendey celebrates a wicket, New Zealand XI v Indians, Whangarei, 1st day, February 2, 2014

Ishwar Pendey celebrates a wicket

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Feb 2, 2014

Ishwar Pandey in delivery stride, New Zealand XI v Indians, Whangarei, 1st day, February 2, 2014

Ishwar Pandey in delivery stride

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Jan 13, 2014

Ishwar Pandey on his first senior tour, Auckland, January 13, 2014

Ishwar Pandey on his first senior tour

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Tournament Results
Super Kings v Mum Indians at Kolkata - May 26, 2013
Mum Indians won by 23 runs
Mum Indians v Royals at Kolkata - May 24, 2013
Mum Indians won by 4 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Royals v Sunrisers at Delhi - May 22, 2013
Royals won by 4 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
Super Kings v Mum Indians at Delhi - May 21, 2013
Super Kings won by 48 runs
Sunrisers v KKR at Hyderabad (Deccan) - May 19, 2013
Sunrisers won by 5 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Warriors v Daredevils at Pune - May 19, 2013
Warriors won by 38 runs
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