Matches (17)
IPL (2)
ZIM v NAM (1)
SLCD-XI in ENG (1)
ENG v NZ (1)
County DIV1 (4)
County DIV2 (3)
4-Day Championship (3)
Inter-Insular (2)

Full Name

Baba Aparajith

Born

July 08, 1994, Chennai

Age

27y 318d

Batting Style

Right hand Bat

Bowling Style

Right arm Offbreak

Playing Role

Batting Allrounder

RELATIONS

B Indrajith

(twin brother)

TEAMS

A batting allrounder, B Aparajith made his Ranji Trophy debut for Tamil Nadu at the age of 17, before being introduced on a larger platform in 2012 during the Under-19 World Cup in Australia. He played a pivotal role in India Under-19s' title triumph, scoring 171 runs and taking five wickets to add to Man-of-the-Match awards in the quarter-final against Pakistan U-19s and the semi-final against New Zealand U-19s.

Aparajith, a product of age-group cricket in Tamil Nadu, honed his skills under the tutelage of coach S Balaji, alongside his twin brother B Indrajith and allrounder Vijay Shankar. A technically correct batsman, Aparajith relishes the cover drive and has grown to become one of the batting leaders of a young Tamil Nadu team, following M Vijay's ascent as India's regular Test opener and S Badrinath's move to Vidarbha after the 2013-14 season.

Aparajith hit his maiden double-century, for South Zone against West Zone in the Duleep Trophy 2013-14. He followed it with another double, this time for Tamil Nadu against Services, in the same season. Aparajith has also been a regular member of the India A sides since his Under-19 success, and his maiden first-class five-wicket haul came against Australia A in Chennai in 2015. His offbreaks have been used sparingly by Tamil Nadu, given the state side's wealth of spin options.

Aparajith played apprentice to a strong middle order at Chennai Super Kings in IPL 2013 and was bought by the franchise in the 2014 player auction for INR 10 lakh. He was bought by Rising Pune Supergiants in the 2016 player auction for the same amount.
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Career Averages
Batting & Fielding
FormatMatInnsNORunsHSAveBFSR100s50s4s6sCtSt
FC8312921416921238.60978642.60102144037800
List A92898361913744.67453479.8172726550410
T2054461097552*27.08897108.69026824300
Bowling
FormatMatInnsBallsRunsWktsBBIBBMAveEconSR4w5w10w
FC838745492386575/865/7941.853.1479.8010
List A926720691685554/304/3030.634.8837.6100
T205425332324162/92/920.255.8520.7000
Recent Matches - Player
MatchBatBowlDateGroundFormat
Tigers vs Brothers34--05-Apr-2022Savar (3)List A
Tigers vs Shinepukur152/3103-Apr-2022MirpurList A
Tigers vs Khelaghar980/3631-Mar-2022Savar (3)List A
Tigers vs L Rupganj720/2128-Mar-2022DhakaList A
Tigers vs City Club691/2525-Mar-2022Savar (4)List A
Videos
Photos
B Aparajith celebrates a wicket with B Indrajith, Vijay Shankar and M Shahrukh Khan
Baba Aparajith brings up his 150
B Aparajith and B Indrajith walk out to bat
B Aparajith celebrates his century
B Indrajith celebrates his century with his twin brother B Aparajith
B Aparajith celebrates his hundred with Washington Sundar