Pravin Amre

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Pravin Amre
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Pravin Amre at Box Cricket Finale, Box Ka Boss
Personal information
Full name Pravin Kalyan Amre
Born (1968-08-14) 14 August 1968 (age 46)
Bombay, Maharashtra, India
Batting style Right-handed batsman
Bowling style Right-arm Leg break
Role Batsman
International information
National side
Test debut (cap 195) 13 November 1992 v South Africa
Last Test 4 August 1993 v Sri Lanka
ODI debut (cap 82) 10 November 1991 v South Africa
Last ODI 20 February 1994 v Sri Lanka
Domestic team information
Years Team
Air India
Bengal cricket team
Boland cricket team
Goa cricket team
Mumbai cricket team
Railways cricket team
Rajasthan cricket team
Career statistics
Competition Test ODI FC LA
Matches 11 37 86 113
Runs scored 425 513 5,815 2382
Batting average 42.50 20.52 48.86 27.37
100s/50s 1/3 0/2 17/25 1/14
Top score 103 84* 246 103*
Balls bowled 2 30 26
Wickets 0 0 0 -
Bowling average -
5 wickets in innings 0 0 0
10 wickets in match n/a 0 n/a
Best bowling -
Catches/stumpings 9/– 12/0 58/0 58/–
Source: [1], 12 December 2012

Pravin Kalyan Amre About this sound pronunciation ; born 14 August 1968, Bombay) is an Indian cricketer who represented the Indian cricket team between 1991 and 1994. He played 11 Test matches scoring one century and three half-centuries at an average of 42.50.

Amre made his One Day International (ODI) debut against South Africa at Kolkata in November 1991, scoring a half-century. His Test debut came exactly one year later against the same team at Durban, scoring a century. In the event, he became the ninth India player to achieve this feat.[1] At the domestic level, Amre played for various teams such as Mumbai, Railways, Rajasthan and Bengal, while also playing in South Africa for Boland. His score of 246 for Rest of India against Bengal remains the highest score by any bastman in the Irani Trophy.

Amre was coached by Ramakant Achrekar, who also trained cricketers like Sachin Tendulkar and Vinod Kambli. Currently he is the coach of the India Under-19 cricket team, which won the 2012 Under19 Cricket World Cup in Australia and Mumbai cricket team. He also was the assistant coach of Pune Warriors India in the Indian Premier League.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Records / Test matches / Batting records / Hundred on debut". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 12 December 2012. 

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