Krunal Pandya

Country: India
Born: March 24, 1991, Ahmedabad, Gujarat
Batting Style: Left hand Bat
Bowling Style: Slow Left arm Orthodox
Playing role: Allrounder

Krunal Pandya Bio

Krunal Himanshu Pandya is a talented cricketer from India who has made a name for himself as an allrounder in the sport. Born on March 24, 1991, in Vadodara, Gujarat, Krunal was introduced to cricket at a young age by his father Himanshu Pandya, who recognized his sons’ potential and took them to watch matches at the local stadium.

Inspired by the cricket carnival in their hometown, Krunal and his younger brother Hardik Pandya started their cricketing journey by enrolling in Kiran More’s academy in Vadodara. Under the guidance of experienced coaches, Krunal honed his skills to become a competent allrounder with a focus on limited-overs formats.

Krunal’s potential was soon recognized, and he made his debut in List A cricket, representing Baroda in four matches. His impressive performances earned him a place in the Baroda team for T20 matches as well. In a short span of time, Krunal showcased his skills on the field, displaying his ability to contribute with both the bat and ball.

Unfortunately, in March 2015, Krunal suffered a setback when he sustained a labral tear in his shoulder during a match. The injury required surgery and a lengthy rehabilitation period, forcing him to miss several cricket seasons. However, Krunal’s determination and passion for the game helped him overcome this setback, and he made a successful comeback to the sport.

Krunal’s talent didn’t go unnoticed, and he caught the attention of the selectors and cricket enthusiasts across the country. His impressive performances in domestic cricket led to his inclusion in the highly prestigious Indian Premier League (IPL). In the IPL auction, Krunal was acquired by the Mumbai Indians for a substantial fee of INR 2 crores, reflecting the faith and confidence placed in his abilities.

Representing the Mumbai Indians, Krunal showcased his skills on the grandest stage, consistently delivering performances that contributed to his team’s success. His ability to perform under pressure, adapt to different match situations, and contribute crucial runs with the bat and breakthroughs with the ball provided a valuable asset to the team.

Krunal’s stats in cricket are a testament to his commitment and talent. While his limited List A experience consists of four games, where he displayed his skills, it is in the T20 format where Krunal has excelled, playing 15 matches for Baroda.

Off the field, Krunal is known for his amiable personality and sportsmanship. He often interacts with his fans through social media platforms, sharing updates, and expressing gratitude for the continuous support he receives.

As Krunal continues to make his mark in cricket, he remains dedicated to improving his game and contributing to his team’s success. With his passion, skill set, and determination, Krunal is undoubtedly a player to watch out for in the Indian cricket scene. His journey serves as an inspiration for budding cricketers, and his success stands as a testament to the power of hard work and perseverance.

Krunal Pandya Career Stats

Krunal Pandya Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 19 10 5 124 26* 24.8 95 130.52 0 0 8 6 8 0
ODIs 5 4 2 130 58* 65 128 101.56 0 1 11 2 1 0
FC 9 17 0 486 160 28.58 746 65.14 2 2 68 3 4 0
List A 84 79 12 2424 133* 36.17 2826 85.77 2 13 243 48 25 0
T20s 184 152 45 2576 86 24.07 1954 131.83 0 8 222 90 70 0

Krunal Pandya Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 19 19 410 554 15 4/36 4/36 36.93 8.1 27.3 1 0 0
ODIs 5 5 228 223 2 1/26 1/26 111.5 5.86 114 0 0 0
FC 9 12 695 369 14 4/40 6/59 26.35 3.18 49.6 1 0 0
List A 84 80 3810 3142 101 6/41 6/41 31.1 4.94 37.7 3 2 0
T20s 184 174 3334 4018 131 4/15 4/15 30.67 7.23 25.4 2 0 0

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