Vijay Mehra (cricketer)

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Vijay Mehra
Cricket information
Batting Right-handed batsman
Career statistics
Competition Tests ODIs
Matches - 6
Runs scored - 92
Batting average - 18.39
100s/50s - 0/0
Top score - 43
Balls bowled - 0
Wickets - 0
Bowling average - n/a
5 wickets in innings - 0
10 wickets in match - n/a
Best bowling - n/a
Catches/stumpings - 1/0
Source: [1], 1 March 1996

Vijay Mehra (born 17 October 1963 in New York City, United States), is an Emirati cricketer. He played six One Day Internationals for United Arab Emirates. He was a wicket-keeper and batsmen. Mehra is the great-nephew of the Delhi cricketer and administrator Ram Prakash.

He attended St. Columba's School, Delhi[1] and St. Stephen's College, Delhi.

During the 1996 LOI World Cup, he was described as the "Sachin Tendulkar of UAE cricket". Indeed, his debut LOI innings was a stroke-filled 43 against an Indian side that featured Tendulkar.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Santhanam, S. (20 July 1998). "The best colts have come from this stable". The Indian Express. The Indian Express. Retrieved 9 April 2012.