Arjun Nair

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Arjun Nair
Personal information
Full name Arjun Jayanand Nair
Born (1998-04-12) 12 April 1998 (age 20)
Canberra, ACT, Australia
Batting Right-handed
Bowling Right-arm offbreak
Role All-rounder
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
2016–present New South Wales
2016–present Sydney Thunder (squad no. 7)
First-class debut 25 February 2016 New South Wales v South Australia
Last First-class 10 February 2017 New South Wales v Queensland
List A debut 13 August 2016 National Performance Squad v South Africa A
Last List A 13 October 2017 New South Wales v Queensland
Career statistics
Competition FC LA T20
Matches 4 10 4
Runs scored 106 133 15
Batting average 17.66 19.00 7.50
100s/50s 0/0 0/1 0/0
Top score 42 67 13*
Balls bowled 668 510 48
Wickets 4 13 1
Bowling average 77.00 34.38 69.00
5 wickets in innings 0 0 0
10 wickets in match 0 n/a n/a
Best bowling 2/71 3/15 1/32
Catches/stumpings 2/- 1/- 1/-
Source: ESPNcricinfo, 27 October 2017

Arjun Jayanand Nair (Malayalam: അർജുൻ നായർ; born 12 April 1998 in Canberra, ACT) is an Australian cricketer.[1] He made his first-class debut for New South Wales in February 2016 in the 2015–16 Sheffield Shield against South Australia at International Sports Stadium, Coffs Harbour.[2] He is also a part of the Sydney Thunder squad in the Big Bash League. He made his Twenty20 (T20) debut for Sydney Thunder in the 2016–17 Big Bash League season on 22 December 2016.[3] He graduated from Patrician Brothers' College, Blacktown in 2015.

Domestic career[edit]

2017–18 season[edit]

Nair played one match for New South Wales in the 2017–18 JLT One-Day Cup against Queensland. He bowled ten overs and conceded 71 runs.[4]

Big Bash League[edit]

  • Arjun Nair currently plays for the Sydney Thunder in BBL 2017. He picked up 2 wickets in the opening match of 2017 against the Sydney Sixers. He also scored the winning runs from the final ball of the match.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Arjun Nair". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 5 February 2016.
  2. ^ "Sheffield Shield, 22nd Match: New South Wales v South Australia at Coffs Harbour, Feb 25-28, 2016". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 25 February 2016.
  3. ^ "Big Bash League, 3rd Match: Melbourne Renegades v Sydney Thunder at Melbourne (Docklands), Dec 22, 2016". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 22 December 2016.
  4. ^ "17th match (D/N), JLT One-Day Cup at Sydney, Oct 13 2017". ESPNcricinfo.com. ESPN Inc. 13 October 2017. Retrieved 27 October 2017.

External links[edit]

  • Arjun Nair at CricketArchive (subscription required)