Krunal, elder brother of Hardik Pandya, is a talented all-rounder who was drawn to the game by his cricket fanatic father. He bats left-handed and bowls slow left-arm orthodox. From visiting cricket carnivals to playing against his brother, all these events led him and his brother to pursue this incredible sport Krunal was picked up last year by the Mumbai Indians. He repaid that faith with a blistering 86 of just 37 balls, setting up a crucial win against the Delhi Daredevils, when he was promoted up the order. As a result, Krunal ended up with the highest batting strike rate that season (191.12).
date of birth
March 24, 1991
Slow left-arm orthodox
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