Prashanth Nair

Country: U.S.A.
Born: May 07, 1993, Ernakulam, Kerala, India
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right arm Offbreak, Slow Left arm Orthodox

Prashanth Nair Bio

Prashanth Nair is an exceptionally talented cricket player hailing from the United States of America. Born in Kerala, India, he moved to New York at the tender age of 14. Despite being in a foreign land, Nair swiftly blossomed into a formidable left-arm orthodox spinner, catching the attention of many with his incredible skills.

In July 2011, Nair rose to prominence when he bowled a remarkable spell of 5 for 57 against a West Indies Under-19s side. His outstanding performance in that match earned him the prized wicket of the then WI U-19 captain, Kraigg Brathwaite. This stunning display of talent soon paved the way for him to be included in USA’s 2011 Under-19 World Cup Qualifier squad, where he toured Ireland. However, due to the predominantly seam-friendly conditions, Nair only managed to play one match during the tour.

In the years that followed, Nair began experimenting with his bowling style, showcasing his versatility by mastering right-arm offbreaks as well. His dedication and hard work paid off as he started to gain confidence in his craft, even during matches of varying standards. Interestingly, Nair’s determination led him to refine his skills to the extent that he now bowls spin proficiently with both arms, irrespective of the level of competition.

Nair’s unique ambidextrous skillset not only impressed cricket enthusiasts but also caught the attention of selectors. This paved the way for his selection, at the age of 23, to represent the USA senior team for the first time in October 2016. The tournament, known as ICC WCL Division Four, took place in Los Angeles and marked an important milestone in his career.

Throughout his cricketing journey, Nair’s enthusiasm and dedication have never wavered. In July 2016, he played against a Caribbean Premier League Invitational XI, where he showcased his exceptional talent by securing impressive figures of 3 for 24. This remarkable performance further solidified his status as a highly skilled and versatile spin bowler.

As a cricket player, Nair continues to seek new challenges and opportunities to showcase his abilities on the field. His love for the game and tireless effort to enhance his craft has engraved his name in the annals of cricket.

Off the field, Nair remains humble and grounded. He draws inspiration from legendary cricketers and constantly strives to become a better version of himself. His hard work, resilience, and never-ending passion for the sport have earned him the respect and admiration of his teammates, coaches, and fans alike.

As Nair embarks on a promising future in cricket, he remains determined to reach new heights and make his mark on the global stage. Undoubtedly, his unique ambidextrous bowling style and unwavering dedication will continue to make him a force to be reckoned with in the cricketing world.

Prashanth Nair Career Stats

Prashanth Nair Batting Stats

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List A 1 1 1 7 7* - 10 70 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Prashanth Nair Bowling Stats

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List A 1 1 24 16 2 2/16 2/16 8 4 12 0 0 0
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