Harilal Shah

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Harilal Shah
Personal information
Full name Harilal Raishi Shah
Born (1943-02-14)14 February 1943
Nairobi, Kenya Colony
Died 11 June 2014(2014-06-11) (aged 72)
Nairobi, Kenya
Batting style Right-handed batsman
Bowling style Right-arm medium
Role Batsman
International information
National side
ODI debut (cap 2) June 7, 1975 v New Zealand
Last ODI June 14, 1975 v England
Domestic team information
Years Team
1975 East Africa
Career statistics
Competition ODIs FC List A
Matches 2 1 3
Runs scored 6 92 6
Batting average - 46.00 2.00
100s/50s -/- 0/1 0/0
Top score - 59 6
Balls bowled - 6 -
Wickets - - -
Bowling average - - -
5 wickets in innings - - -
10 wickets in match - n/a n/a
Best bowling - - -
Catches/stumpings -/- -/- -/-
Source: [1], August 16, 2014

Harilal Raishi Shah (14 April 1943 – 11 June 2014)[1] was an East African cricketer from Nairobi, Kenya. He played three One day Internationals in the 1975 World Cup.

Shah was middle-order batsman who played a first-class game against Sri Lanka in Taunton ahead of that World Cup in which he scored hitting 59 and 33. In three innings of World Cup he scored 6 runs only. He scored ducks in his first two games against New Zealand and India before making 6 against England.

Post retirement, he managed the Kenyan national side including during the 1999 World Cup in England and subsequently became their chief of selectors.[2]

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