|Full name||Manish Krishnanand Pandey|
10 September 1989 |
Nainital, Uttarakhand, India
|Nickname||Pandu, Chulbul Pandey|
|Bowling style||Right arm off break|
|ODI debut (cap 206)||14 July 2015 v Zimbabwe|
|Last ODI||26 October 2016 v New Zealand|
|ODI shirt no.||1|
|T20I debut (cap 52)||17 July 2015 v Zimbabwe|
|Last T20I||29 January 2017 v England|
|T20I shirt no.||9|
|Domestic team information|
|2009–2010||Royal Challengers Bangalore|
|2011–2013||Pune Warriors India|
|2014–present||Kolkata Knight Riders|
|Source: Cricinfo, 29 January 2017|
Manish Krishnanand Pandey (born 10 September 1989) is an Indian international cricketer. He is primarily a right-handed middle-order batsman representing Karnataka in domestic cricket and Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL. He played as an opening batsman for his former IPL team, the Royal Challengers Bangalore, and became the first Indian player to score a century in the IPL in 2009.
Pandey started playing cricket when he was in the third standard. He did his schooling in Kendriya Vidyalaya No 1, Devlali and he completed his higher education in Jain University, Bangalore. Manish was a member of the victorious Indian team that played in the 2008 Under-19 World Cup held in Malaysia. He was selected for the Mumbai Indians' squad in the 2008 season of the Indian Premier League. He is also the first Indian to score a century in the IPL. He was picked up by the Kolkata Knight Riders in the Indian Premier League 2014. He was the man of match in the finals of IPL-7 (2014) with a match winning innings of 94 for Kolkata Knight Riders against Kings XI Punjab.
Pandey made his One Day International (ODI) debut for India against Zimbabwe on 14 July 2015. He had a successful debut that included a 144-run partnership with Kedar Jadhav. Pandey joined Jadhav at the crease when India were struggling at 82 for the loss of 4 wickets and made his maiden half-century before being dismissed for 71 runs. He was selected in the ODI squad for the Australia tour in January 2016. In the final game at the Sydney Cricket Ground, he played a match-winning innings of 104 helping India win its only match of the series.
One Day International centuries
|One Day International centuries of Manish Pandey|
|1||104*||4||Australia||Sydney, Australia||Sydney Cricket Ground||2016||Won|||
- Madhavrao Scindia Award for most runs in Ranji Trophy: 2009–10
ODI Man of the match awards
|S No||Opponent||Venue||Date||Match Performance||Result||Ref.|
|1||Australia||Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney||23 January 2016||104* (81 balls: 8x4, 1x6)||India won by 6 wickets.|||
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