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.