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Full Name  Abhishek Mohan Nayar
Born  (1983-10-08) 8 October 1983 (age 31)
Birth Place  Secunderabad, Hyderabad, India
Role  All-rounder
Name  Abhishek Nayar
Career start  January 4, 2004
National team   India
Batting style  Left-handed
Bowling style  Right-arm Medium

Current teams  Mumbai cricket team, Rajasthan Royals (All-rounder)

Abhishek Nayar (Cricketer)
Competition ODI FC LA T20
Matches 3 26 50 28
Runs scored 0 1,380 927 399
Batting average 40.58 25.75 23.47
100s/50s 0/0 3/7 1/3 0/0
Top score 0* 152 102 45*
Balls bowled 18 3,628 1,439 126
Wickets 0 56 38 6
Bowling average 28.62 32.84 28.33
5 wickets in innings 0 2 1 0
10 wickets in match n/a 0 n/a n/a
Best bowling 0/17 6/45 6/28 3/13
Catches/stumpings 0/– 10/– 9/– 9/–

Abhishek Mohan Nayar born 8 October 1983 in Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh is an Indian international cricketer. He is an all-rounder who bats left-handed and bowls right-arm medium pace.


He plays first class cricket for Mumbai and also represented Mumbai Indians, Kings XI Punjab and Pune Warriors India in the Indian Premier League. He was selected for West Indies tour in 2009.

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Domestic career

Nayar is a useful right-arm medium-pacer who has time and again got Mumbai crucial breakthrough in his young first-class career. He does not quite have the pace to be a regular attacking option but its with his left-hand batting that he becomes a natural selection. Capable of crease occupation as well as hitting the ball hard, Nayar chipped in with vital contributions in Mumbais successful Ranji Trophy campaign in 2006.

The first-class century narrowly eluded him for a time - he made 97 against Gujarat in 2006 but when it came it was a big one, 152 against Karachi Urban in the Mohammad Nissar Trophy.

Nayar was bought by the lucrative Indian Premier Leagues Mumbai franchise in early 2008 and enjoyed regular playing time as the tournament kicked off. In the final of the 2008/09 Ranji Trophy he made a vital 99 that helped set up Mumbais 38th triumph and, after being on the fringes of the national side.

He was the second-highest run-scorer in the 2012/13 Ranji Trophy season scored 966 runs for Mumbai including three centuries and eight 50s. He also picked up 19 wickets to play an important role in the teams 40th Ranji Trophy title.

International career

He was named in the India’s squad for the ODI tour of the West Indies where he made his debut. In three matches he played in the one innings where he was not able to score a in the seven balls. In the bowling he just ball three overs and gave away 17 runs without any wickets.

Personal life

Abhishek Nayar (Cricketer) family

Abhishek was born in Secundarabad to Keralite immigrants Mohan Nair and Lekha Nair. His parents were originally from Neyyattinkara in Kerala.he is one of the best player comed through shivaji park mumbai

  • References

    Abhishek Nayar Wikipedia

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