Batting style Left Handed
Bowling style NA
Test Debut NA
ODI Debut vs Australia at Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, Oct 20, 2010
T20 Debut NA
IPL Debut vs Kings XI Punjab at Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium, Apr 25, 2008
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- Board Presidents XI
- RCB - Bangalore
- India Blue
- East Zone
- DC - Delhi
- Rising Pune Supergiant
- India Green
Saurabh Tiwary overview
Saurabh Tiwary is an Indian cricketer who was born on 30th December 1989 in Jamshedpur.
He is a top-order left-arm batsman.
Batting Career Summary
Bowling Career Summary
Saurav Tiwary started playing cricket at the age of 11 years. He represented Jharkhand at the under-14 level before making his debut in Ranji Trophy in 2006-07. He was a member of the Indian team that won the under-19 World Cup in Malaysia in 2008. In his debut match against Jammu & Kashmir in Ranji Trophy in 2006 Tiwary scored 29 off 25 deliveries, hitting 4 fours and 1 six in the first innings and 24 in the second innings. Incidentally, after 10 years Saurabh Tiwary’s form reached the best as he was within the top 15 run-scorers in 2015-16, hitting a double century and five fifties. Tiwary has played in 100 first-class matches so far and scored 6975 runs at an average of 47.12 including 19 centuries and 28 fifties and his highest score of 238. In the List ‘A’ cricket also, Saurabh has scored 3300 runs from 92 matches at an average of 47.14 including five centuries and 22 fifties.
Saurabh Tiwary made his debut in One-Day International in 2010 against Australia. He, batting at number five remained 12 off 17 deliveries. He was called up to the national team for Asian Cup in the same year but did not play finally. He had played 3 ODIs and scored 49 runs including his best score of unbeaten 37.
Saurabh Tiwary made his debut in the Indian Premier League (IPL) in 2008 as an emerging player for Mumbai Indians. Firstly he settled in the team as a regular member and even got the label of ‘left-handed Dhoni' for his aggressive batting. In 2010 he became the under-23 player of the tournament scoring 419 runs in 16 matches at a strike rate of 135.59. Since then Saurabh Tiwary has been playing the IPL consistently. He has played in 88 matches and scored 1379 including his highest score of 61 and a strike rate of 120.22. He has scored 7 fifties so far. He has been bought by Mumbai Indians for a price of Rs 50 lakh for the IPL 2021.
Saurabh Tiwary had begun his journey in the Twenty20 format in an Inter-State Twenty20 competition against Orissa in 2007. The match was held in Kolkata. Tiwary got run out for 2 runs only. However, he has played in 166 matches and scored 3085 runs at an average of 28.30 including his highest score of 69.
The ‘left-handed Dhoni’ is waiting for another show-biz in IPL.