Ahmedabad ∙ ‘Akshar Patel is the only one who throws the ball. Throwing without flight makes it easier to understand the course of Akshar’s balls. He cannot be considered a Test spinner ‘- Left-arm spinner Akshar Patel had to wait 6 years to clean up former India captain Sunil Gavaskar’s 2015 words. A total of 7 wickets, including 5 in the 2nd innings of the inaugural Test at Chepauk a week and a half ago. 6 wickets in the first innings of the 2nd Test at home.
Akshar was born in Nadiad, 60 km from Ahmedabad. At the age of 12, Akshar’s father enrolled him in the Rajeshbai Cricket Academy. In tennis and cricket, the name ‘Nadiyadinte Jayasurya’ was dropped after he became a firing batsman. In addition to batting, his efforts to excel in bowling also paid off.
In the second match of his first-class career, he became the ‘Notable’ for Delhi with Delhi taking 6 wickets. In 2013, he became a bowling all-rounder in the IPL team Mumbai Indians. Later 5 years in Rajasthan. Now in Delhi. He was called up to the Indian team for his performance in the ICC Under-23 Emerging Cup.
He made his ODI debut in 2014 against Bangladesh. In the Twenty20 team in 2015. But Ravindra Jadeja was injured to open the door for the Indian Test team. Akshar has made the most of the opportunity.
English Summary: Axar Patel 1st bowler to take 5 wickets at Narendra Modi stadium