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Bhuvneshwar Kumar Biography

Bhuvneshwar Kumar Mavi is an Indian cricketer who plays for Uttar Pradesh in domestic cricket. He profile is that of a right-arm medium-fast bowler and a right-handed batsman. Kumar made his first-class debut at the age of 17 against Bengal. In the 2008/09 season, he became the first bowler to dismiss Sachin Tendulkar for a duck in first-class cricket. He has the best economy rate in a T20I debut, along with Saint Lucian Garey Mathurin (who also took 3/9 on his debut againstEngland at The Oval in 2011. He took a wicket in the very first ball that he bowled in ODIs by dismissing Mohammad Hafeez of Pakistan. Bhuvneshwar has also shown a brilliant bowling display against England. Bhuvneshwar Kumar plays for Uttar Pradesh, India in domestic cricket. He has also played for Central Zone in the Duleep Trophy. In the 2008-2009 Ranji Trophy final to Mumbai, Bhuvneshwar bowled Sachin Tendulkar out for a golden duck. After good statistics in the 2008-2009 season, Bhuvneshwar was handed an IPL contract by Royal Challengers Bangalore but was afterwards bought by Pune Warriors India.

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Bhuvneshwar Kumar set to begin new innings in personal life
Bhuvneshwar Kumar set to begin new innings in personal life
The Indian speedster announced his engagement in an Instagram post on Wednesday.
Contrasting dead balls dominate headlines in third ODI
Contrasting dead balls dominate headlines in third ODI
While the one bowled by Bhuvneshwar Kumar had to be bowled again, the Pat Cummins delivery did count.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar: The found pace, the lost inswinger
Bhuvneshwar Kumar: The found pace, the lost inswinger
Looking at Bhuvneshwar Kumar's evolution since he made his debut in International cricket.
Sri Lanka vs India 2017: 5th ODI, 5 Talking Points
Sri Lanka vs India 2017: 5th ODI, 5 Talking Points
India completed a 5-0 whitewash of the hosts.
Can go through the innings without hitting sixes, says Bhuvneshwar Kumar
Can go through the innings without hitting sixes, says Bhuvneshwar Kumar
Kumar credits MS Dhoni and the 'ideal' situation for his match-winning fifty in the second ODI.
Not me, not you, not anyone can question MS Dhoni's place in a side
Not me, not you, not anyone can question MS Dhoni's place in a side
MS Dhoni's innings against Sri Lanka yesterday was like a lesson in history and an embodiment of the character of the legend.
Sri Lanka vs India, 2017: 5 reasons why Sri Lanka lost the 2nd ODI
Sri Lanka vs India, 2017: 5 reasons why Sri Lanka lost the 2nd ODI
India dealt with the pressure to come out on top once again.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar surprised and delighted with match-winning fifty
Bhuvneshwar Kumar surprised and delighted with match-winning fifty
The 27-year-old praised Dhoni's support and words of wisdom during their match-winning partnership.
Sri Lanka vs India 2017: 2nd ODI, 5 talking points
Sri Lanka vs India 2017: 2nd ODI, 5 talking points
Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Dhoni hobbled past a mysterious Akila Dananjaya to take India to a 2-0 lead.
'Finisher' Dhoni shows his composure in Indian win
'Finisher' Dhoni shows his composure in Indian win
The former skipper scored a patient unbeaten 45 off 68 balls but more importantly mentored Bhuvneshwar Kumar (53 not out).
Stats: MS Dhoni equals Kumar Sangakkara's world record of most ODI stumpings
Stats: MS Dhoni equals Kumar Sangakkara's world record of most ODI stumpings
Here are some interesting numbers from the second ODI between Sri Lanka and India.
Sri Lanka vs India, 2017: Akila Dananjaya's six-wicket haul which destroyed the Indian batsmen
Sri Lanka vs India, 2017: Akila Dananjaya's six-wicket haul which destroyed the Indian batsmen
He picked up six wickets while conceding 39 runs in his eight over spell.
Five greatest international players from Uttar Pradesh
Five greatest international players from Uttar Pradesh
Five players from Uttar Pradesh who have played for Team India.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar's debut: How the UP boy wrecked havoc against Pakistan
Bhuvneshwar Kumar's debut: How the UP boy wrecked havoc against Pakistan
Remembering Bhuvi's dream spell of 3 for 9 on his T20I debut against Pakistan.
5 Indians who will do well if they play in the Caribbean Premier League
5 Indians who will do well if they play in the Caribbean Premier League
Here's a look at five of the best Indian T20 players who would have been a runaway success in the Caribbean Premier League.
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