Prashant Chopra

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Prashant Chopra
Personal information
Born (1992-10-07) 7 October 1992 (age 25)
Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India
Nickname Shanu
Batting Right-hand bat
Bowling Legbreak googly
Domestic team information
Years Team
Himachal Pradesh
2018 - Present Rajasthan Royals
Career statistics
Competition FC List A
Matches 33 32
Runs scored 2537 1123
Batting average 45.40 37.43
100s/50s 7/9 3/3
Top score 338 159
Balls bowled 332 -
Wickets 7 -
Bowling average 33.57 -
5 wickets in innings 0 -
10 wickets in match 0 -
Best bowling 2/33 -
Catches/stumpings 40/0 29/0
Source: ESPNcricinfo

Prashant Chopra (born 7 October 1992) is an Indian cricketer. He was in the 2012 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup champion India Team.[1] Chopra represents Himachal Pradesh in the Ranji Trophy and holds the record of most runs by a Himachal Pradesh batsman in a Ranji Trophy season.[2]

In October 2017 in the 2017–18 Ranji Trophy, he made 271 not out on the opening day in the fixture between Himachal Pradesh and Punjab. This was the second-most number of runs scored in one day in the Ranji Trophy and the joint-highest score made by a player for Himachal Pradesh.[3] Chopra went on to make 338, the tenth-highest total by a batsman in the Ranji Trophy and the first triple-century by a batsman for Himachal Pradesh.[4] He was the leading run-scorer for Himachal Pradesh in the 2017–18 Ranji Trophy, with 581 runs in five matches.[5]

In January 2018, he was bought by the Rajasthan Royals in the 2018 IPL auction.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Prashant Chopra in India U-19 World Cup squad". 
  2. ^ "Stats highlights for the Ranji Trophy 2016-17". Cricinfo. Retrieved 2016-12-12. 
  3. ^ "Chopra's 271* helps Himachal soar to 459". ESPN Cricinfo. 6 October 2017. Retrieved 6 October 2017. 
  4. ^ "Chopra triple-ton helps Himachal amass 729". ESPN Cricinfo. 7 October 2017. Retrieved 7 October 2017. 
  5. ^ "Ranji Trophy, 2017/18: Himachal Pradesh batting and bowling averages". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 3 April 2018. 
  6. ^ "List of sold and unsold players". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 27 January 2018. 

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