Ashish Nehra

April 9th, 2011
Full name : Ashish Nehra
Scorecard name : A Nehra
Major Team : Asian Cricket Council XI, Delhi Daredevils, India, Mumbai Indians
Date of Birth : 29-April 1979
Birth place : Delhi, India
Batting style : Right Handed Batsman
Bowling style : Left-arm Medium-fast
Role : Bowler
Man of the Match Awards : ODI ( 2 ) / IPL ( 2 )


Ashish Nehra (born April 29, 1979 in Delhi )is an Indian cricketer (left-arm fast bowler) who has represented India at the international level since 1999.He made his Test debut against Sri Lanka at Colombo in 1999 and his ODI debut against Zimbabwe at Harare in 2001.His career-best ODI figures of six for 23 was at the 2003 World Cup in South Africa against England. His performance in the other matches in the World Cup were also noteworthy. He was also the only Indian bowler who had an economy rate of less than 6 runs an over during the finals of the World Cup when Australia racked up 359. His delivery timed at 149.7 km/h during the World Cup 2003 is widely regarded as the fastest ever delivery bowled by a left armer in one day internationals. His performance in the other matches in the World Cup were also noteworthy

However inconsistency and successive back and ankle injuries prevent him from being permenant member of the Indian team. Nehra completed recovery from a back injury in March 2006 and is trying to make a comeback into the Indian team.Nehra joined the Indian Premier League and signed up for the Mumbai Indians. He won the Man of the Match for the game versus Rajasthan Royals taking three wickets on 7th May, 2008. He plays for the Delhi DareDevils  from 2009. He was picked up by Sahara Pune Warriors in the latest IPL auction for a sum of 3.91 Crores . This IPL the Pune  team are ready to bold everyone with Nehra in their team .


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