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Deepak Shodhan Biography

Roshan Harshadlal "Deepak" Shodhan is a former Indian Test cricketer and among the five oldest living Indian Test cricketers. His profile is that of a left hand batsman and occasional medium pace bowler. He was the second Indian batsman, after Lala Amarnath, to score a hundred on Test debut. At Calcutta in a curious Indian innings where every batsman reached double figures, Shodhan scored 110 at batting at No.8 . Shodhan scored 45 and 11 in the first Test at Port of Spain against West Indies that followed. Deepak Shodhan's 60.33 still remains the highest average by an Indian batsman. He scored an important 15 runs in the second innings batting at No.10. He represented Gujarat for most of his Ranji career before switching to Baroda.

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Deepak Shodhan: 10 facts you need to know about India's oldest Test cricketer
Deepak Shodhan: 10 facts you need to know about India's oldest Test cricketer
He's the first Indian to score a Test century in his debut innings.
India's oldest Test cricketer Deepak Shodhan passes away at the age of 87
India's oldest Test cricketer Deepak Shodhan passes away at the age of 87
Deepak Shodhan was India's oldest living Test cricketer and was the first Indian to score a century in his debut Test innings.
Rohit, Ashwin put India in command after morning jolts (Roundup)
Rohit, Ashwin put India in command after morning jolts (Roundup)
Cricketing career of Deepak Shodhan
Cricketing career of Deepak Shodhan
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