Karsan Ghavri Height, Age, Net Worth, House, Affairs, Biography

 Karsan Ghavri born 28 February 1951, in Rajkot, Gujarat is a former Indian cricketer who played in 39 Tests and 19 ODIs from 1974 to 1981. He played in the 1975 and 1979 World Cups.

Ghavri was a left-arm fast-medium pace bowler, with a long run-up and a high leaping action. He could also produce quickish but accurate left-arm finger spin. Altogether he took 109 Test wickets, including four five-wicket hauls. With the bat he was usually found in the lower order but managed a couple of Test half centuries including a career best 86 against Australia in Bombay. By the time he was dismissed he had made a record eighth-wicket partnership of 127 with Syed Kirmani. His 86 came of just 99 balls which contained 12 fours and 3 huge sixes. Syed Kirmani who was sent as a night watchman remained unbeaten with 101. India went on to win that Test match and also the series against Kim Hughes’ Australian team.

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Despite making his debut in 1975, it wasn’t until the season of 1976–77 that he cemented his spot in the side after series against New Zealand and England. He remained a regular member of the side until 1981. His most successful series came against the West Indies in 1978–79 with 27 wickets. One of his memorable spell came during India’s tour of Australia in 1981 during second innings of the 3rd Test match of the series. On the 4th day of that match he got rid of Australia’s opening batsman John Dyson and captain Greg Chappell in 2 successive deliveries which set up the stage for India’s victory on the final day. India won that match by 59 runs with Kapil Dev doing rest of the damage on the final day of the match.

Karsan Ghavri Height, Age, Net Worth and Biography

Karsan Ghavri Biography 
Born Name Karsan Devjibhai Ghavri
Nick NameKarsan Ghavri
Age (as in 2017)66 years
Profession Cricketer
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
International DebutTest Debut:India v West Indies at Eden Gardens, Kolkata, December 27, 1974
ODI Debut:England v India at Lord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood, June 7, 1975
Coach/MentorNot known
Jersey NumberNot known
Domestic/State TeamsNot known
Batting Style Left-hand bat
Bowling StyleLeft-arm medium, Slow left-arm
Nature on fieldNot known
Likes to play againstNot known
Records/Achievements (main ones)Not known
Personal Life
Date of Birth28-02-1951
Age (as in 2017)66 years
Birth Place Rajkot, Saurashtra, India
Profile ImageKarsan Ghavri
Net Worth & Salary (approx.)
SalaryNot known
Net WorthNot known
Contact Address
AddressRajkot, Saurashtra, India
Phone/Mobile NumberNot known
Social Media ProfileFacebook
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