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Pawan Negi (born 6 January 1993) is an Indian cricketer. He is a slow left-arm orthodox bowler.

Pawan Negi
Personal information
Full namePawan Negi
Born (1993-01-06) 6 January 1993 (age 26)
Delhi, India
BattingLeft-handed
BowlingSlow left-arm orthodox
RoleAll-rounder
International information
National side
T20I debut (cap 59)3 March 2016 v United Arab Emirates
T20I shirt no.6
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
2012–2013Delhi Daredevils
2011–presentDelhi cricket team (squad no. 15)
2014–2015Chennai Super Kings (squad no. 6)
2016Delhi Daredevils (squad no. 6)
2017–Royal Challengers Bangalore (squad no. 6)
Career statistics
Competition T20I FC List A T20
Matches 1 3 19 57
Runs scored 58 187 479
Batting average 19.33 37.40 19.16
100s/50s -/- 0/0 0/1 0/0
Top score 30* 57 41*
Balls bowled 18 156 707 995
Wickets 1 4 25 47
Bowling average 16.00 24.00 21.48 26.06
5 wickets in innings 0 0 0 1
10 wickets in match 0 0 0 0
Best bowling 1/16 2/12 3/29 5/22
Catches/stumpings 2/0 1/0 5/0 24/0
Source: Cricinfo, 16 May 2012

He plays for Delhi in the first-class Ranji Trophy competition, and has also played List A and Twenty20 cricket for the team. He played for Delhi Daredevils in the Indian Premier League in 2012 and 2013 and for Chennai Super Kings in 2014 and 2015.[1]

CareerEdit

He was bought by Delhi Daredevils for 8.50 crores in IPL auction 2016 marking him ahead of stalwart Yuvraj Singh and making him the costliest Indian player of auction.[2]

He made his Twenty20 International debut for India cricket team against the United Arab Emirates in the 2016 Asia Cup at Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium on 3 March 2016.[3] He was picked in the Indian squad for ICC T20 World Cup 2016.[4]

In February 2017, he was bought by the Royal Challengers Bangalore team for the 2017 Indian Premier League for 1 crore.[5]

He has the record for the best bowling figures in a Champions League T20 match (5/22).[6][7]

In January 2018, he was bought by the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 2018 IPL auction.[8] In April 2019, he was asked to bowl the penultimate over of the match against the Mumbai Indians. He came up short when Hardik Pandya clobbered him for 23 runs.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Player Profile: Pawan Negi". Cricinfo. Retrieved 27 January 2010.
  2. ^ "Watson goes for whopping 9.5 cr, Negi emerges costliest Indian buy". The Hindu. 6 February 2016. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 22 May 2016.
  3. ^ "Asia Cup, 9th Match: India v United Arab Emirates at Dhaka, Mar 3, 2016". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 3 March 2016.
  4. ^ "India squad T20 World Cup 2016".
  5. ^ "List of players sold and unsold at IPL auction 2017". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 20 February 2017.
  6. ^ "Cricket Records | Champions League Twenty20 | Records | Best bowling figures in an innings | ESPN Cricinfo". Cricinfo. Retrieved 28 April 2017.
  7. ^ "Final: Chennai Super Kings v Kolkata Knight Riders at Bengaluru, Oct 4, 2014 | Cricket Scorecard | ESPN Cricinfo". Cricinfo. Retrieved 28 April 2017.
  8. ^ "List of sold and unsold players". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 27 January 2018.


He is basically from Uttarakhand.