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Anil Dalpat      

Full name Anil Dalpat Sonavaria

Born September 20, 1963, Karachi, Sind

Current age 51 years 35 days

Major teams Pakistan, Karachi, Pakistan International Airlines

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Anil Dalpat Sonavaria
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 9 12 1 167 52 15.18 507 32.93 0 1 20 0 22 3
ODIs 15 10 3 87 37 12.42 136 63.97 0 0 7 0 13 2
First-class 137 181 37 2556 92* 17.75 0 9 307 123
List A 53 30 6 303 40* 12.62 0 0 48 25
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 9 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 15 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 137 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 53 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut Pakistan v England at Karachi, Mar 2-6, 1984 scorecard
Last Test New Zealand v Pakistan at Dunedin, Feb 9-14, 1985 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Pakistan v England at Karachi, Mar 26, 1984 scorecard
Last ODI Pakistan v West Indies at Peshawar, Oct 17, 1986 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class span 1976-1990
List A span 1981-1991
Profile

Wisden Overview
The first Hindu to play Test cricket for Pakistan, Anil Dalpat was one of several wicketkeepers given a chance after the retirement of Wasim Bari. On his debut, against England at Karachi in 1983-84, Dalpat kept well to the spin of Abdul Qadir as Pakistan won by three wickets. In his nine Tests, he made 25 dismissals and a highest score of 52 against New Zealand at Karachi in 1984-85. Dalpat is the first cousin of Danish Kaneria, who made his Test debut for Pakistan in the 2000-01 series against England. In 1983-84 Dalpat dismissed 67 batsmen, a Pakistan domestic record.

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Anil Dalpat

Anil Dalpat

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1980

Anil Dalpat

Anil Dalpat

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Tour Results
South Africa v Pakistan at Benoni - Mar 24, 2013
South Africa won by 6 wickets (with 36 balls remaining)
South Africa v Pakistan at Durban - Mar 21, 2013
Pakistan won by 3 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)
South Africa v Pakistan at Johannesburg - Mar 17, 2013
South Africa won by 34 runs
South Africa v Pakistan at Centurion - Mar 15, 2013
Pakistan won by 6 wickets (with 28 balls remaining) (D/L method)
South Africa v Pakistan at Bloemfontein - Mar 10, 2013
South Africa won by 125 runs
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