Jaydev Shah

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Jaydev Shah
Personal information
Full name Jaydev Niranjan Shah
Born (1983-05-04) 4 May 1983 (age 33)
Rajkot, Gujarat, India
Batting style Left-handed
Bowling style Right arm offbreak
Role Batsman
Relations Niranjan Shah (father)
Domestic team information
Years Team
2002– Saurashtra
2016– Gujarat Lions
Career statistics
Competition FC List A T20
Matches 67 54 33
Runs scored 4862 1118 523
Batting average 28.76 21.50 16.34
100s/50s 9/18 2/2 -/-
Top score 217 101 49
Balls bowled 1,723 347 75
Wickets 10 2 7
Bowling average 91.75 177.00 15.14
5 wickets in innings
10 wickets in match
Best bowling 2/21 1/34 2/11
Catches/stumpings 24/– 8/– 11/–
Source: [1], 24 October 2010

Jaydev Niranjan Shah (born 4 May 1983 in Rajkot, Gujarat) is an Indian cricketer. Jaydev is the son of Niranjan Shah, secretary of the Board of Control for Cricket in India, and represents Saurashtra cricket team in India’s domestic circuit. He has the distinction of captaining Saurashtra to victory in the 2007-08 Ranji one-dayers, the team's first ever national-level title. He was recruited by the Rajasthan Royals for the Indian Premier League 2008 edition, but never played, and has also represented Rajasthan Cricket Association President's XI in the past.[1][2]

On 21 October 2016, he became the first captain of Saurashtra to score a double century, when he made 217 runs in their Ranji Trophy match against Maharashtra.[3]

Career Best Performances[edit]

as of 24 October 2010

Batting Bowling
Score Fixture Venue Season Score Fixture Venue Season
FC 178 Saurashtra v Punjab Rajkot 2008 2-21 Saurashtra v Himachal Pradesh Rajkot 2003
LA 101 Saurashtra v Baroda Pune (Dec) 2008 1-34 Saurashtra v Mumbai Mumbai 2007
T20 49 Saurashtra v Mumbai Mumbai 2007 2-11 Saurashtra v Maharashtra Mumbai (Bra) 2007

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Player Profile: Jaydev Shah". CricketArchive. Retrieved 27 January 2010. 
  2. ^ "Player Profile: Jaydev Shah". Cricinfo. Retrieved 27 January 2010. 
  3. ^ "Karnataka 324 ahead; Nadeem helps Jharkhand snatch two-run lead". ESPN Cricinfo. 21 October 2016. Retrieved 21 October 2016.