Swapnil Asnodkar

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Swapnil Asnodkar
Swapnil Asnodkar 2009.jpg
Personal information
Full nameSwapnil Ashok Asnodkar
Born (1984-03-29) 29 March 1984 (age 34)
Porvorim, Goa, India
BowlingRight-arm off break
RoleOpening batsman
Domestic team information
2008– 2010Rajasthan Royals
Career statistics
Competition FC LA T20
Matches 34 47 23
Runs scored 2,794 1,716 519
Batting average 47.35 40.85 22.56
100s/50s 7/13 3/14 0/2
Top score 254* 120* 60
Balls bowled 126 38 0
Wickets 1 0 0
Bowling average 68.00
5 wickets in innings 0
10 wickets in match 0
Best bowling 1/21
Catches/stumpings 12/– 15/– 7/–
Source: CricketArchive.com, 31 July 2009

Swapnil Asnodkar is an Indian first-class cricketer. He was Coached By Nitin Vernekar. He is a hard hitting right-handed opening batsman with a relatively short stature of around 5'5[citation needed]. He was one of the highly expected players to represent India in future during 2008. He played for Goa in first class cricket, and Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League.

Domestic career[edit]

He was the leading run-scorer for Goa in the 2017–18 Ranji Trophy, with 368 runs in six matches.[1]

Indian Premier League[edit]

He formed a strong opening partnership with South African captain Graeme Smith. By the end of the tournament they had scored 418 runs together at an average of 59.71 – the highest of the tournament. In the seven IPL matches he played, he scored 244 runs at 34.86 with a strike rate of 127.08. On his IPL debut against Kolkata Knight Riders, he scored 60 runs from 34 balls. His innings included 10 fours and one six with a strike rate 176.47. He bowls right-arm offbreaks. He was called up to an Indian emerging players tour to Israel in July 2008.


  1. ^ "Ranji Trophy, 2017/18: Goa batting and bowling averages". ESPN Cricinfo. Archived from the original on 4 April 2018. Retrieved 3 April 2018.

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