Full name Rajeev Nayyar
Born March 28, 1968, Chamba, Himachal Pradesh
Current age 48 years 362 days
Major teams Himachal Pradesh
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Legbreak googly
|Last First-class||Goa v Himachal Pradesh at Panaji, Jan 17-20, 2006 scorecard|
|List A debut||1993/94|
|Last List A||Himachal Pradesh v Punjab at Delhi, Feb 18, 2006 scorecard|
|Bat & Bowl||Team||Opposition||Ground||Match Date||Scorecard|
|4||H. Pradesh||v Punjab||Delhi||18 Feb 2006||LA|
|-||H. Pradesh||v J + K||Delhi||16 Feb 2006||LA|
|-||H. Pradesh||v Delhi||Delhi||14 Feb 2006||LA|
|22*||H. Pradesh||v Haryana||Delhi||12 Feb 2006||LA|
|-||H. Pradesh||v Services||Delhi||10 Feb 2006||LA|
|18, 100*||H. Pradesh||v Goa||Panaji||17 Jan 2006||FC|
|31, 15||H. Pradesh||v Saurashtra||Rajkot||9 Jan 2006||FC|
|9, 48||H. Pradesh||v Tripura||Agartala||2 Jan 2006||FC|
|50*, 9||H. Pradesh||v Orissa||Cuttack||26 Dec 2005||FC|
A right-hand batsman, Rajeev Nayyar hit the headlines in November 1999 when he batted for 1015 minutes in scoring 271 for Himachal Pradesh, who he was captaining. It was the longest first-class innings of all time, eclipsing Hanif Mohammad's 970-minute 337 made against West Indies in 1957-58.
He announced his retirement from first-class cricket after a career that spanned close to 20 years
Also, which players have the most half-centuries without ever having made a hundred?
This Bangladesh are crazy if they think they can beat Sri Lanka in their own den. Right?