Chandrakant Patankar Age, Height, Weight, Bio & Family

Chandrakant Patankar

Chandrakant Patankar was one of the promising young cricketers who got the chance to represent the country when the chairman of the selection committee Lala Amaranth encouraged youth in the fifties. Patankar was a wicketkeeper and a lower order batsman was a surprise choice in place of regular wicketkeeper Naren Tamhane for the fourth Test of the five match series against New Zealand at Calcutta in 1955. He did not fared badly as he helped JM Ghorpade to add 37 runs for the eighth wicket after India were reduced to 7 for 88 on the opening morning. Besides scoring 13, he took the catch of both the opening batsmen and effected one stumping and took another catch. However, he was replaced by Tamhane and never got another chance to play for India. He played first class cricket for over two decades scoring 503 runs including one century at an average of 15.71 and effected 58 dismissals.

Chandrakant Patankar

Chandrakant Patankar Age, Height, Weight, Bio & Family

Biography
Born Name Chandrakant Trimbak Patankar
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Occupation Cricketer
Personal Life
Age (as in 2017) 87 years
Date of Birth 24 November 1930
Place of Birth Pen, Maharashtra, India
National Team India
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
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Career Highlights
International Debut Test – 28 December 1955 vs New Zealand at Kolkata
Domestic Team Mumbai, Maharashtra
Vital Stats No. of Test played – 1
Runs scored: 14; Highest score: 13
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