Parthiv Patel

Parthiv Patel, started his career at a very young age for India. The Gujarat batsman debuted against England in a Test at Trent Bridge when he was only 17 years old. He was the yougest wicketkeeper to debut in Test cricket. In his career, the left-handed batsman went on to play 25 Tests in which he score 934 runs at an average of 31.13. He also played 38 ODIs in which he scored 738 runs at an average of 23.74.

The wicketkeeper has also played two T20Is for the country. After the retirement of MS Dhoni from the Test, Wriddhiman Saha was picked up as the regular replacement for India. But Saha picked up an injury during the India-England home series in 2016 and Patel was given a chance to the longest format after a span of 8 years. The return became his second innings, and he was also recalled in 2018 for India after Saha, once again was injured in the away series against South Africa.

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IPL 2019, RCB vs CSK: Didn't expect MS Dhoni to miss the last ball, says Parthiv Patel

Parthiv Patel's accurate throw on the last ball of the Umesh Yadav over denied Chennai Super Kings a tie and then Super Over. Royal Challengers Bangalore prevailed by 1-run.

IPL 2019: Parthiv Patel focuses on the task at hand amidst turmoil in personal life

Parthiv Patel contemplated skipping matches but his family said his father always wanted him to play and not to sit at home, and so he decided to take part in the IPL.


IPL 2019: We don't deserve to have lost four games in a row, says RCB's Parthiv Patel

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) have been guilty of making some dubious decisions coupled by a backfiring batting lineup, inconsistent bowling and mediocre fielding effort.

IPL 2018, KXIP vs RCB: Umesh Yadav has been magnificent this season, says Parthiv Patel

Umesh Yadav took 3 wickets in the IPL match against Kings XI Punjab on Monday to bowl them out for 88.

IPL 2018: Virat Kohli, Parthiv Patel feast at Mohammed Siraj's house; watch video

Virat Kohli and other members of Royal Challengers Bangalore, were treated to sumptuous biryani and other Hyderabadi delicacies.

Ball tampering row won't affect brand IPL: Parthiv Patel

The brand value of Indian Premier League will not get affected by the recent ball tampering scandal that rocked the cricketing world, feels Royal Challengers Bangalore wicketkeeper Parthiv Patel.


Hope Rishabh Pant is groomed properly unlike Parthiv Patel: Syed Kirmani

Rishabh Pant, considered as MS Dhoni's heir apparent across all formats in near future, has failed to impress in the four T20 Internationals that he has played so far.

Kept well on difficult wickets and showed character by opening the innings: Parthiv Patel

Parthiv Patel believes that he showed a lot of character and kept well in the tough conditions in the third Test at Johannesburg.

India vs South Africa: Fresh hope for Newlands discards in second Test

Ajinkya Rahane, KL Rahul, Parthiv Patel and Ishant Sharma would sweat it out at the nets with the hope of being match-ready whenever the opportunity came knocking.

Happy New Year 2018: Here's how Rohit Sharma, Mohammed Shami, Roger Federer, PR Sreejesh, Saina Nehwal and other sports stars entered 2018

Athletes from all over the world wished their a Happy New Year 2018 to their fans using social media.

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Here's how Team India looks for South Africa series

Jasprit Bumrah on Mondya got his first Test call-up while wicketkeeper Parthiv Patel and all-rounder Hardik Pandya returned to the 17-member Indian squad South Africa series.

Harbhajan Singh-Geeta Basra exchange rings, team-mates Yuvraj Singh, RP Singh in attendance

Harbhajan Singh exchanged rings with soon-to-be wife Geeta Basra on Tuesday (October 27). The ceremony was held on the day of their sangeet which was attended by cricketers like R.P Singh and Parthiv Patel.