Born on January 20, 1994 at Anand, Gujarat
Not many of us knew of Akshar Patel till the 2014 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). A left-arm spinner from Gujarat, Patel created his entry into competitive cricket in Feb 2012, enjoying a Vijay Hazare Trophy game for his state against geographic area in urban center.He then created his Ranji Trophy debut against Madhya Pradesh in Nov, 2012, however that was the sole game he contend that season. He was given associate IPL contract by urban center for IPL-6, however failed to get a game.
Patel went back to the domestic circuit and this point, Gujarat gave him an honest run. He contend seven matches within the 2013-14 Ranji Trophy and had a good season. Not solely was he amongst the runs, he additionally picked up twenty nine wickets to become his side’s third highest wicket-taker.
This affected the geographical region (KXIP) management, WHO were yearning for some native talent sooner than the auctions for IPL seven. Eventually, KXIP’s call to rope him into the squad clad to be a master-stroke as Patel went on to become one the highest performers of the season.
Although he considers himself as a batting expert, Patel troubled many another slugger together with his correct, wicket-to-wicket bowling and over the tournament with seventeen wickets and additionally scored many handy runs with the bat. Captain martyr Bailey was terribly affected with Patel’s show because the left-armer delivered quality merchandise even once he was given the ball in pressure things. He was justifiedly named the ‘Emerging Player of the Year’ for IPL-7. His heroics additionally earned him an area in India’s squad for the tour of East Pakistan. He bowled systematically well within the ODI series against Sri Lanka reception in 2014 and even unbroken Ravindra Jadeja out of the facet for many games. affected by his show, the selectors named him within the Indian squad for the 2015 independent agency tournament.
|ODI||13||10||544||400||16||40 / 3||40 / 3||4.44||25||34||0||0|
|IPL||31||31||676||797||30||24 / 3||24 / 3||7.12||26.57||22.53||0||0|
|CL||5||5||120||123||8||15 / 3||15 / 3||6.15||15.38||15||0||0|