Anustup Majumdar

Anustup Majumdar (born 30 April 1984) is an Indian first-class cricketer who plays for Bengal.[1].He was born in Chinsurah and spent his early life there before moving onto Liluah. He plays for the Mohun Bagan cricket team in the CAB division. He is a right-hand batsman and leg-break bowler. He was a part of Pune Warriors squad in the Indian Premier League.[2] Majumdar has played for India A cricket team in 2012.He was instrumental in the Bengal squad of 2019-2020 ranji trophy, where he scored a crucial 149 in the semi-finals against Karnataka in Eden gardens to reach 311 1st innings total and eventually went on to play the finals against Saurastra. This knock is remembered as one of the best in ranji cricket history of Bengal.

Anustup Majumdar
Personal information
Full nameAnustup Prabir Majumdar
Born (1984-04-30) 30 April 1984 (age 36)
Hooghly, West Bengal, India
BattingRight-handed
BowlingLeg break
RoleBatsman
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
2004/05–presentBengal
2008–2010Kolkata Knight Riders
2012Pune Warriors India
Career statistics
Competition FC List A T20
Matches 56 53 32
Runs scored 2,766 1,716 423
Batting average 35.92 44.00 18.39
100s/50s 7/15 3/9 0/0
Top score 144 109 43
Balls bowled 1047 93 6
Wickets 19 3 1
Bowling average 40.10 43.00 14.00
5 wickets in innings 0 0 n/a
10 wickets in match 0 n/a n/a
Best bowling 4/29 2/38 1/14
Catches/stumpings 49/– 26/– 12/-
Source: Cricinfo, 30 March 2019

He was the leading run-scorer for Bengal in the 2017–18 Ranji Trophy, with 560 runs in six matches.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Anustup Majumdar - Cricinfo
  2. ^ Pune Warriors India Squad - IPL 2012
  3. ^ "Ranji Trophy, 2017/18: Bengal batting and bowling averages". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 3 April 2018.

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