Bapu Nadkarni Age, Height, Weight, Bio & Family

Bapu Nadkarni

Bapu Nadkarni is a former Indian cricketer known for his accurate bowling. He was a slow left-arm orthodox bowler and a useful left-handed batsman. He is the finest example of quantity-control bowling. He was one of the game’s most economical bowlers. His Test figures stood at 1.67 runs per over. He got his break against New Zealand at Delhi in 1955-56. Against Pakistan in 1960-61, his figures stood at 32-24-23-0 at Kanpur followed by 34-24-24-1 at Delhi. He is known for his bowling figures against England at Madras in 1963-64. He finished with figures of 32-27-5-0 and bowled twenty one successive maiden overs (131 dot balls in a row) in a 114-minute bowling spell. He was also useful with the bat hitting 52 and 122 in the final Test of that series. He captured 5 for 31 and 6 for 91 against Australia at Chennai in 1964-65. In 1967, he bowled India to a win against New Zealand with his career best figures of 6 for 43 at Wellington. He retired from first class cricket after this tour.  He represented Maharashtra and Bombay in Ranji trophy. He was born in 1933 in Nasik, Maharashtra.

Bapu Nadkarni

Bapu Nadkarni Age, Height, Weight, Bio & Family

Biography
Born Name Rameshchandra Gangaram Nadkarni
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Occupation Former Indian cricketer
Personal Life
Age (as in 2017) 84 years
Date of Birth 4 April 1933
Place of Birth Nasik, Maharashtra, India
Nationality Indian
Ethnicity Indian
Zodiac Sign Aries
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Career Highlights
International Debut Test – 16 December 1955 vs New Zealand at Delhi
Domestic/State Team Maharashtra, Mumbai
Stats No. of Test played – 41

Wickets: 88 (took 5 wickets in an innings 4 times and 10 wickets in a match once); Best Bowling: 6 for 43

Runs scored: 1414 (scored 1 century and 7 half-centuries); Highest score: 122 not out

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