Abhimanyu Easwaran with Indian skipper Virat Kohli
Abhimanyu Easwaran with Indian skipper Virat Kohli

Abhimanyu Easwaran is one of the four stand-by players, who will be touring England for the ICC World Test Championship final and England Test series. The Bengal batsman will join Prasidh Krishna, Avesh Khan, and Arzan Nagwaswalla on the tour.

With parents from different states, Abhimanyu Easwaran made his first-class debut for Bengal in 2013 against Uttar Pradesh. The 25-year-old was a part of the Team(India Red) which won the 2019–20 Duleep Trophy.

Abhimanyu Easwaran Biography

Full NameAbhimanyu Ranganathanparmashwaran Easwaran
Nick NameAbhi
Date of Birth06-September-1995
Birth PlaceDehradun, Uttarakhand
Zodiac SignVirgo
SchoolN/A
CollegeN/A
ReligionHindu
NationalityIndian
FamilyFather – Ranganathan Parameshwaran Easwaran
Mother – Will Update Soon
Brother – Will Update Soon
Sister – Will Update Soon
Martial StatusNot Married
ProfessionCricketer
RoleBatsman
Batting StyleRight Handed Bat
Bowling StyleRight-arm leg-break
Teams PlayedBengal, India U23, India Blue, India A, India B, Rest of India, Board Presidents XI, Indian Board Presidents XI, India Red
First Class DebutUttar Pradesh vs Bengal at Kolkata – December 14 – 16, 2013
List A DebutBengal vs Madya Pradesh at Rajkot – December 17, 2015
T-20 DebutBengal vs Tripura at Kolkata – January 31, 2017
IPL DebutNot Yet Played
International DebutNot Yet Played
Favourite CricketerRahul Dravid
Coach/MentorNirmal Sengupta

 

Abhimanyu Easwaran Family

  • Abhimanyu Easwaran was born on 6 September 1995 in Dehradun, Uttarakhand.
  • Abhimanyu’s mother is from Punjab while his father is a Tamilian.
  • His father, Ranganathan Parameshwaran Easwaran worked as Chartered Accountant and he owns a cricket academy in Dehradun in 1988.
  • He named it as “Abhimanyu Cricket Academy” even before his son’s birth.

  • Abhi lived away from his family, he stayed with his coach Nirmal Sengupta in a place close to the Bengal capital.

Abhimanyu Easwaran Carrier

Domestic Carrier

  • Abhimanyu Easwaran is a top-order batsman who leads Bengal in domestic cricket.
  • He made his first-class debut against UP in Ranji Trophy in 2013.
  • Abhimanyu Easwaran made his List A debut against Madya Pradesh at Rajkot on December 17, 2015.
  • He made his T20 debut for Bengal in the 2016–17 Inter-State T-20 Tournament on 31 January 2017.
  • In October 2018, he was named in India A’s squad for the 2018–19 Deodhar Trophy.
  • He was the leading run-scorer for Bengal in the 2018–19 Ranji Trophy, with 861 runs in six matches.
  • In the 2018-19 season, Abhimanyu fired a brilliant 186 against Hyderabad in the first innings that set the foundation of Bengal’s victory.
  • In August 2019, he was named in the India Red team’s squad for the 2019–20 Duleep Trophy.
  • Abhimanyu was named the captain of Bengal for the 2019-20 Ranji Trophy season.
  • In October 2019, he was named in India A’s squad for the 2019–20 Deodhar Trophy.

International Carrier

  • He was named as one of five standby players in India’s Test squad for their home series against England in January 2021.
  • In May 2021, he was also named as one of four standby players in India’s Test squad for the final of the 2019–2021 ICC World Test Championship and their away series against England.

Lesser-Known facts of Abhimanyu Easwaran 

  • The cricketing journey of Abhimanyu started as a 10-year-old.
  • Abhimanyu lived with his coach Nirmal Sengupta in a place close to Bengal.
  • In the 2018/19 Ranji Trophy he tallied a staggering 861 runs at an average of 95.66 and finished as the leading run-scorer for Bengal.
  • His first double-century in First-class cricket came against Punjab (201*) in the 2018/19 season.
Abhimanyu Easwaran scored his first double ton against Punjab
Abhimanyu Easwaran scored his first double ton against Punjab
  • Abhimanyu slammed 233 against Sri Lanka A in May 2019,
  • Easwaran is also one of the few Indian players who feature in the Dhaka Premier League and has been a top performer for Prime Bank, one of the leading teams in Bangladesh.
  • Abhimanyu has 4401 runs from 64 first-class matches, averaging close to 44 with 13 centuries.

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Abhimanyu Easwaran Batting Stats

FormatMatInnsRunsHSAveSR100s50s4s6s
FC64111440123343.5750.12131851917
List A6261287514948.7282.461826121
T201918471107*33.64131.19123513

 

Abhimanyu Easwaran Bowling Stats

FormatMatInnsWktsAveEconSR4w5w10w
FC6492734.17105000
List A62105000
T2019

 

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