Gulabrai Ramchand

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Ram Ramchand
Personal information
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast
International information
National side
Career statistics
Competition Tests First-class
Matches 33 145
Runs scored 1180 6026
Batting average 24.58 36.30
100s/50s 2/5 16/28
Top score 109 230*
Balls bowled 4976 18086
Wickets 41 255
Bowling average 46.31 29.48
5 wickets in innings 1 9
10 wickets in match - -
Best bowling 6/49 8/12
Catches/stumpings 20/- 105/-
Source: [1]

Gulabrai Sipahimalani 'Ram' Ramchand About this sound pronunciation  (born 26 July 1927, Karachi-9 September 2003, Mumbai) was an Indian cricketer who captained India to a famous win against Australia in his only series as captain.

He was a powerfully built man and hard hitting right hand batsman. His medium pace bowling was memorably described by Sujit Mukherjee that Ramchand 'looked every bit a fast bowler, till he actually bowled'.

Preceded by
Datta Gaekwad
Indian national cricket captain
Succeeded by
Nari Contractor