Abhimanyu Mithun

Country: India
Born: October 25, 1989, Bangalore
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right arm Medium
Playing role: Bowler

Abhimanyu Mithun Bio

Abhimanyu Mithun, a talented cricketer hailing from India, has made a significant impact on the cricketing world with his incredible bowling skills. Born on October 25, 1989, in Bangalore, Mithun spent his early years honing his athletic abilities and excelling in the discus throw. Little did he know that his true talent and passion would lie in cricket.

It wasn’t until he turned 17 that Mithun started bowling with a leather ball. Despite starting relatively late compared to many other professional cricketers, he quickly made up for lost time by showing immense potential and dedication to the sport. His hard work paid off when he made a memorable debut in the Ranji Trophy during the 2009-10 season.

Impressed by his exceptional performances, Mithun caught the attention of the national selectors, earning himself a spot in the Indian Test squad for the series against South Africa in 2010. Although he didn’t get a chance to showcase his skills on the field, it was a testament to his rapid rise in the cricketing ranks. Soon after, he made his One Day International debut against South Africa in Ahmedabad, marking another milestone in his career.

Five months later, Mithun made his Test debut during the series against Sri Lanka. While his international career has had its ups and downs since then, he has consistently been called up as a replacement for injured players, proving his worth and versatility as a bowler. Despite the challenges, Mithun remains determined to make his mark and cement his place in the national squad.

Standing tall at 6′ 2″, Mithun possesses an ideal build for a fast bowler, which he has further strengthened through his rigorous training at his father’s gym in Bangalore. He maximizes his height advantage by expertly utilizing his favorite weapon, the bouncer, to unsettle batsmen. His raw pace, coupled with his accuracy and ability to generate bounce, make him a formidable opponent for even the most accomplished batsmen.

Mithun’s skills and potential were evident early on when he impressed coach Ray Jennings during the trials for the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 2009 Indian Premier League. Although his performance in the tournament itself may not have been remarkable, his standout performances during the subsequent Ranji season cannot be overlooked. Topping the charts with 47 wickets, he played a crucial role in Karnataka’s journey to the finals after more than a decade.

As his career progresses, Abhimanyu Mithun continues to work hard and refine his skills on the field. With age still on his side, his potential for growth and success remains immense. With each opportunity, he strives to prove himself as a consistent and match-winning bowler, one who can contribute significantly to the Indian national cricket team. As he goes forward, fans and experts alike eagerly await his next breakthrough performance, confident that he has what it takes to become a cricketing superstar.

Abhimanyu Mithun Career Stats

Abhimanyu Mithun Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 4 5 0 120 46 24 249 48.19 0 0 16 0 0 0
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 5 3 0 51 24 17 55 92.72 0 0 2 4 1 0
FC 103 123 22 1937 89 19.17 2995 64.67 0 4 251 33 18 0
List A 96 56 18 564 40* 14.84 553 101.98 0 0 40 29 20 0
T20s 74 34 12 131 18* 5.95 107 122.42 0 0 13 5 23 0

Abhimanyu Mithun Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests 4 8 720 456 9 4/105 4/138 50.66 3.8 80 1 0 0
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 5 5 180 203 3 2/32 2/32 67.66 6.76 60 0 0 0
FC 103 188 17384 9004 338 6/36 11/110 26.63 3.1 51.4 16 12 2
List A 96 95 4773 3876 136 5/34 5/34 28.5 4.87 35 3 2 0
T20s 74 74 1414 1982 69 5/37 5/37 28.72 8.41 20.4 0 2 0

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