Shreevats Goswami

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Shreevats Goswami
Personal information
Full name Shreevats Pratyush Goswami
Born (1989-05-18) 18 May 1989 (age 28)
Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Batting style Left-handed
Role Wicket-keeper
Domestic team information
Years Team
2008/09 – present Bengal
2008-2010 Bangalore Royal Challengers
2011 Kolkata Knight Riders
2012-present Rajasthan Royals
Career statistics
Competition FC List A T20
Matches 7 19 14
Runs scored 240 854 301
Batting average 26.66 50.23 23.13
100s/50s 0/1 3/3 0/1
Top score 68 149* 52
Balls bowled 560 1062 331
Bowling average
5 wickets in innings
10 wickets in match
Best bowling
Catches/stumpings 5/0 6/1 4/2
Source: ESPNCricinfo, 22 January 2011

Shreevats Goswami (Bengali: শ্রীবৎস গোস্বামী) (born 18 May 1989) is an Indian cricketer. he is a left-handed batsman and wicketkeeper. He was born to a Bengali Hindu family in Kolkata, West Bengal . His father’s name is Pratyush Goswami. He started playing cricket at the age of 11. He played domestic cricket for Under-19 Bengal . During the Under-19 tri-nation series in South Africa in January, 2008, he scored 97 against South Africa and 104 against Bangladesh . In the 2008 U/19 Cricket World Cup in Malaysia, he scored 58 runs in one of the league matches and 51 in the semi-final against New Zealand.[1]

Goswami has played for Royal Challengers Bangalore in the first three seasons of the Indian Premier League. In 4th edition of IPL, Goswami was kept in the uncapped player pool and was signed by the Kolkata Knight Riders. In 5th edition of IPL, he moved to the Rajasthan Royals.