Pravin Amre at Box Cricket Finale, Box Ka Boss
|Full name||Pravin Kalyan Amre|
|Born||14 August 1968|
Bombay, Maharashtra, India
|Bowling||Right-arm Leg break|
|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|
|Bengal cricket team|
|Boland cricket team|
|Goa cricket team|
|Mumbai cricket team|
|Railways cricket team|
|Rajasthan cricket team|
Source: CricInfo, 17 February 2018
Pravin Kalyan Amre (pronunciation (help·info); born 14 August 1968) is an Indian cricketer who represented the Indian cricket team between 1991 and 1999. He played 11 Test matches and 37 One Day Internationals (ODIs).
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 batsman in the Irani Trophy. His coach, Ramakant Achrekar, who was also the coach of Sachin Tendulkar, had once famously claimed that he would be a better batsman than even Sachin Tendulkar
Amre made his One Day International (ODI) debut against South Africa at Kolkata in November 1991, scoring a half-century. His Test debut came against the same team at Durban, scoring a century. In the event, he became the ninth India player to achieve this feat.
Amre was coached by Ramakant Achrekar, who also trained cricketers like Sachin Tendulkar and Vinod Kambli. He was the coach of the India Under-19 cricket team, which won the 2012 Under19 Cricket World Cup in Australia and Mumbai cricket team. He was the assistant coach of Pune Warriors India in the Indian Premier League. He is currently the talent scout for the Delhi Capitals in the Indian premier league.
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