Hemu Adhikari Age, Height, Weight, Bio & Family

Hemu Adhikari

Hemu Adhikari was a former Indian cricketer who represented the Indian national side in 21Tests. He was almost a leading right-handed batsman batting at No. 7 and an occasional leg spin bowler. However, he also batted at No. 3. He was a member of the Indian side that played inaugural Tests against Australia, West Indies and Pakistan. His finest moments also came against these three teams. He made 51 at Adelaide that helped Vijay Hazare add 132 for the seventh wicket after six batsmen failed to score. He scored his only Test century against West Indies at Delhi in 1948-49. Four years later, his partnership of 109 runs with Ghulam Ahmed for the last wicket against Pakistan remains an Indian record. He also captained the national side in the fifth Test against West Indies at home in 1958-59. That was his last Test. He was the team manager of the Indian side that won its first series  in England in 1971. He played a key role in shaping the careers of several legendary cricketers in a two-decade period, namely, Sunil Gavaskar, Mohinder Amarnath, Dilip Vengsarkar, Ravi Shastri,  Krishnamachari Srikkanth, Kapil Dev and Syed Kirmani.

Hemu Adhikari

Hemu Adhikari Age, Height, Weight, Bio & Family

Biography
Born Name Hemchandra Ramachandra Adhikari
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Occupation Indian cricketer
Personal Life
Date of Birth 31 July 1919
Died 25 October 2003
Place of Birth Pune, Maharashtra, India
Nationality Indian
Ethnicity Indian
Zodiac Sign Leo
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Career Highlights
International Debut Test – 28 November 1947 vs Australia at Brisbane
Domestic/State Team Baroda, Gujarat, Services
Stats No. of Test played – 21

Runs scored: 872 (scored 1 century and 4 half-centuries); Highest score: 114 not out

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