Deepak Shodhan Age, Height, Weight, Bio & Family

Deepak Shodhan

Deepak Shodhan was an Indian cricketer who played in 3 Tests for the Indian national team from 1952 to 1953. He was a left-handed batsman and a left-arm medium pace bowler. He was born in 1928 in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. He made his Test debut against Pakistan in Kolkata in 1952. He scored 110 batting at No. 8 when other batsmen reached double figures. India reached 397 after being reduced to 179 for 6. He added 40 runs for the last wicket with Ghulam Ahmed. He scored 45 and 11 against West Indies in the first Test at Port of Spain and scored a useful 15 batting at No. 10 in the second innings of the last match of the series. That was his last Test for India. He represented Gujarat for most of his Ranji trophy matches and later played for Baroda. He passed away in 2016 aged 87. At the time of his death, he was India’s oldest former Test cricketer.

Deepak Shodhan

Deepak Shodhan Age, Height, Weight, Bio & Family

Born Name Roshan Harshadlal Shodhan
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Occupation Indian cricketer
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Date of Birth 18 October 1928
Died 16 May 2016
Place of Birth Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Nationality Indian
Ethnicity Indian
Zodiac Sign Libra
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Career Highlights
International Debut Test – 12 December 1952 vs Pakistan at Kolkata
Domestic/State Team Gujarat, Baroda
Records/ Stats After Lala Amarnath, he was the second Indian batsman to score a century on Test debut

His Test batting average of 60.33 is still the highest among Indian batsmen

No. of Test played – 3

Runs scored: 181 (scored 1 century); Highest score: 110

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Brother Jyotindra (Elder)
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