Gurman Randhawa

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Gurman Randhawa
Personal information
Full name Gurman Singh Randhawa
Born (1992-01-25) 25 January 1992 (age 22)
Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England
Batting style Left-handed
Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox
Role Bowler
Domestic team information
Years Team
2008–2013 Yorkshire (squad no. 25)
2014-present Shropshire
Career statistics
Competition FC
Matches 1
Runs scored 5
Batting average 5.00
100s/50s –/–
Top score 5
Balls bowled 126
Wickets 2
Bowling average 31.00
5 wickets in innings
10 wickets in match
Best bowling 2/54
Catches/stumpings –/–
Source: Cricinfo, 19 July 2011

Gurman Singh Randhawa (born 25 January 1992) is an English first-class cricketer.[1] A slow left-arm orthodox spinner and left-handed batsman, Randhawa is contracted to Yorkshire County Cricket Club, for whom he has played one first-class match in 2011.[2]

He has been with Yorkshire since 2008. He has played for the Yorkshire Academy in the Yorkshire ECB County Premier League, and the Yorkshire Second XI in the Second XI Championship, as well as appearing in his debut first-class match for Yorkshire against Durham UCCE in April 2011, when he score five runs in his only innings, and took two wickets for 62.[3]

Randhawa was named the Yorkshire County Cricket Club Academy Player of the Year, in both 2009 and 2010.[1] He has also played in two Test matches for England Under 19s against Sri Lanka Under 19s, and two One Day Internationals against the same opponents.[2]

On the 24 April 2013, during a 2nd XI game against for Yorkshire at North Marine Road Ground, Scarborough, Lancashire batsman Jordan Clark, hit 6 sixes in one over off his bowling.[4]

In July 2013, Yorkshire announced that they would not be offering a new contract to Randhawa, and he was now free to speak to other county sides.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Gurman Singh Randhawa". Yorkshireccc.com. Retrieved 17 July 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "Gurman Randhawa". Cricketarchive.com. Retrieved 17 July 2011. 
  3. ^ "Gurman Randhawa". Espncricinfo.com. Retrieved 17 July 2011. 
  4. ^ "BBC Sport - Jordan Clark: Lancashire batsman hits six sixes at Scarborough". Bbc.co.uk. 2013-04-23. Retrieved 2013-04-27. 
  5. ^ "York's Jack Leaning among trio to pen new Yorkshire deals (From York Press)". Yorkpress.co.uk. Retrieved 2013-07-20.