Name: Yusuf Pathan
Date of birth: 17/11/1982
International Team: India
Domestic Team: Kolkata Knight Riders
Role: All Rounder
Bowling Style: Off break
Batting Style: Right-hand
- T20 debut v Pakistan at Johannesburg - September 2007.
- ODI debut v Pakistan at Dhaka - June 2008.
- Pathan is an off-break bowler and one of the most devastating lower-order batsman in limited-overs cricket.
- Was part of India's victorious World Twenty20 squad in South Africa in 2007.
- Won a place in India's ODI squad on the back of some impressive performances for the Rajasthan Royals in the 2008 IPL.
- Struggled for form with both bat and ball during 2009, but still a permanent fixture in India's limited-overs squads.
- Scored a 37-ball century during the 2010 IPL, which was described by Shane Warne as the 'best ton he has seen'.
International Career Overview
|Career Span:||2008-2011||Innings Bowled:||40|
|Highest Score:||123||Best bowling in Innings:||3/49|
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