Mayank Markande

Mayank Markande (born 11 November 1997) is an Indian cricketer who is a member of the Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Mayank hails from Patiala. He studied in Yadavindra public School, Patiala and was part of the school's cricket team.He made his international debut for the India cricket team in February 2019.[1] Markande was only 10 when the first edition of the IPL was played in 2008. Markande had come to notice in the IPL 2018 opener when he trapped MS Dhoni LBW with a googly that skidded through.[2]

Mayank Markande
Personal information
Full nameMayank Markande
Born (1997-11-11) 11 November 1997 (age 24)
Bathinda, Punjab, India
BowlingRight-arm leg break
International information
National side
Only T20I (cap 79)24 February 2019 v Australia
Domestic team information
2018–2019Mumbai Indians
2020-presentRajasthan Royals
Career statistics
Competition T20I
Matches 1
Runs scored 0
Batting average 0.00
100s/50s 0/0
Top score 0
Balls bowled 24
Wickets 0
Bowling average
5 wickets in innings
10 wickets in match
Best bowling
Catches/stumpings 0/–
Source: CricInfo, 24 February 2019

Markande received his maiden Team India cap in the first T20I vs Australia. Markande became the 79th player to represent India in the shortest format of the game.[3]

Domestic careerEdit

He made his Twenty20 debut for Punjab in the 2017–18 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy on 14 January 2018.[1] In January 2018, he was bought by the Mumbai Indians in the 2018 IPL auction for an amount of only ₹20 lakhs.[4] He made his List A debut for Punjab in the 2017–18 Vijay Hazare Trophy on 7 February 2018 in Bengaluru.[5] He made his debut in lPL 2018 playing for the Mumbai Indians franchise. In his first two matches his combined bowing figures were 8-0-46-7. In October 2018, he was named in India B's squad for the 2018–19 Deodhar Trophy.[6] He made his first-class debut for Punjab in the 2018–19 Ranji Trophy on 1 November 2018.[7] He was the leading wicket-taker for Punjab in the tournament, with 29 dismissals in six matches.[8]

In March 2019, he was named as one of eight players to watch by the International Cricket Council (ICC) ahead of the 2019 Indian Premier League tournament.[9] In October 2019, he was named in India C's squad for the 2019–20 Deodhar Trophy.[10]

International careerEdit

In December 2018, he was named in India's team for the 2018 ACC Emerging Teams Asia Cup.[11] In February 2019, he was named in India's Twenty20 International (T20I) squad for their series against Australia.[12] He made his T20I debut for India against Australia on 24 February 2019.[13] [14]

Indian Premier League CareerEdit

He made his IPL debut for Mumbai Indians against Chennai Super Kings. Mayank Markande took three wickets on his IPL debut. [15]He picked up three wickets[16] Currently, he is a member of Rajasthan Royals.[17]


  1. ^ a b "Mayank Markande". Cricinfo. Retrieved 24 January 2018.
  2. ^ HyderabadApril 13, Rajarshi Gupta; April 13, 2018UPDATED; Ist, 2018 10:28. "Mayank Markande was 10 when IPL was first played. Today, he is a Purple Cap holder". India Today. Retrieved 29 August 2021.CS1 maint: numeric names: authors list (link)
  3. ^ VisakhapatnamFebruary 24, India Today Web Desk; February 25, 2019UPDATED; Ist, 2019 10:19. "India vs Australia: Mayank Markande, mystery spinner from Bathinda, debuts for India". India Today. Retrieved 29 August 2021.CS1 maint: numeric names: authors list (link)
  4. ^ "List of sold and unsold players". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 27 January 2018.
  5. ^ "Group A, Vijay Hazare Trophy at Bengaluru, Feb 7 2018". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 7 February 2018.
  6. ^ "Rahane, Ashwin and Karthik to play Deodhar Trophy". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 19 October 2018.
  7. ^ "Elite, Group B, Ranji Trophy at Visakhapatnam, Nov 1-4 2018". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 1 November 2018.
  8. ^ "Ranji Trophy, 2018/19 - Punjab: Batting and bowling averages". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 10 January 2019.
  9. ^ "Indian Premier League 2019: Players to watch". International Cricket Council. Retrieved 19 March 2019.
  10. ^ "Deodhar Trophy 2019: Hanuma Vihari, Parthiv, Shubman to lead; Yashasvi earns call-up". SportStar. Retrieved 25 October 2019.
  11. ^ "India Under-23s Squad". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 3 December 2018.
  12. ^ "Kohli, Bumrah, Rahul and Pant back in India's ODI squad". International Cricket Council. Retrieved 15 February 2019.
  13. ^ "1st T20I (N), Australia tour of India at Visakhapatnam, Feb 24 2019". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 24 February 2019.
  14. ^ "Aus vs Ind Match Report". Cricbuzz. Retrieved 24 February 2019.
  15. ^ MumbaiApril 8, Ujwal Singh; April 8, 2018UPDATED; Ist, 2018 11:45. "IPL 2018: Meet the 20-year-old leg-spinner, who bamboozled MS Dhoni". India Today. Retrieved 29 August 2021.CS1 maint: numeric names: authors list (link)
  16. ^ "Mayank Markande revels in stunning IPL debut for Mumbai Indians". Hindustantimes. Retrieved 9 April 2018.
  17. ^ "Mayank Markande - Rajasthan Royals". Rajasthan Royals.

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