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Harbhajan Singh Biography & Latest News

Harbhajan Singh Biography

Harbhajan Singh Plaha commonly known as Harbhajan Singh, is an Indian cricketer and captainnh of IPL team Mumbai Indians and Punjab state for the 2012–13 Ranji Trophy season. A specialist bowler, he has the second-highest number of Test wickets by an off spinner. Harbhajan made his Test and One Day International (ODI) debuts in early 1998. He represented India at the Under-19 World Cup in January 1998, playing in six matches, taking eight wickets at 24.75 with a best of 3/5 against Kenya. Returning to India he played in three more Ranji Trophy matches, and from a total of six matches, he took 18 wickets at an average of 22.50. Harbhajan's career picked up pace after Indian captain Sourav Ganguly called for his inclusion in the Border-Gavaskar Trophy team. He was named man of the match and man of the series, having taken 32 wickets at 17.03, when none of his team-mates managed more than three. In that series victory over Australia, Harbhajan established himself as the team's leading spinner by taking 32 wickets, becoming the first Indian bowler to take a hat trick in Test cricket.  

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Saqlain Mushtaq supports Harbhajan Singh; questions BCCI over his snub
Saqlain Mushtaq supports Harbhajan Singh; questions BCCI over his snub
Saqlain questioned the selectors for the omission of Harbhajan from the Champions Trophy squad.
Border-Gavaskar Trophy 2001: The series which re-established Indian cricket
Border-Gavaskar Trophy 2001: The series which re-established Indian cricket
A look into one of India's greatest victories, where they humbled the rampaging Aussies and announced themselves on the world stage.
Irate Harbhajan Singh slams media and clarifies comments on MS Dhoni
Irate Harbhajan Singh slams media and clarifies comments on MS Dhoni
Harbhajan claimed that his questions were aimed at the Indian selectors who refused to even discuss his name despite impressing in the IPL.
Champions Trophy 2017: Harbhajan Singh cries foul over omission from squad, takes dig at MS Dhoni
Champions Trophy 2017: Harbhajan Singh cries foul over omission from squad, takes dig at MS Dhoni
The veteran off-spinner feels that he is being treated differently by the Indian selectors despite performing consistently in the IPL.
Frustrated Harbhajan Singh opens up on his exclusion in 2017 IPL final
Frustrated Harbhajan Singh opens up on his exclusion in 2017 IPL final
Mumbai Indians off-spinner also shed some light into his chances of being retained next year.
India's 2002 Champions Trophy squad: Where are they now?
India's 2002 Champions Trophy squad: Where are they now?
Only one cricketer from the 2002 squad will be playing in the 2017 Champions Trophy as well.
8 Indian Players who played Under-19 World Cup & later made their international debut the same year
8 Indian Players who played Under-19 World Cup & later made their international debut the same year
Some of these players have become legends.
Ranji Trophy captains and coaches demand pay hike, oppose neutral venue concept
Ranji Trophy captains and coaches demand pay hike, oppose neutral venue concept
Harbhajan Singh had recently contacted Indian head coach Anil Kumble over the pay structure of domestic cricketers.
Harbhajan Singh suggests Zaheer Khan’s name for India’s fast bowling coach role
Harbhajan Singh suggests Zaheer Khan’s name for India’s fast bowling coach role
A previous deal had fallen out last year because the BCCI was unwilling to pay Zaheer Khan the amount he asked to be India's bowling coach.
Fake tweets: Cricketers react to 2017 IPL
Fake tweets: Cricketers react to 2017 IPL
Please note that the tweets are fake and only meant to elicit a chuckle. Do not take the views seriously.
Brad Hogg and Shaun Tait pick their all-time IPL XI
Brad Hogg and Shaun Tait pick their all-time IPL XI
As many as six players including de Villiers and Virat Kohli made it to the all-time IPL XI of both Hogg and Tait.
Mumbai Indians' 2008 IPL Team: Where are they now?
Mumbai Indians' 2008 IPL Team: Where are they now?
A lot has changed for the Mumbai Indians since 2008.
IPL 2017, Qualifier 2, KKR vs MI: 5 reasons why Mumbai Indians can beat Kolkata Knight Riders
IPL 2017, Qualifier 2, KKR vs MI: 5 reasons why Mumbai Indians can beat Kolkata Knight Riders
Mumbai Indians take on Kolkata Knight Riders in the second qualifier match. Here are the five reasons why Mumbai can defeat Kolkata.
Harbhajan Singh writes heartfelt letter to Anil Kumble over Ranji Trophy pay
Harbhajan Singh writes heartfelt letter to Anil Kumble over Ranji Trophy pay
Veteran off-spinner requests India coach to raise domestic pay issue with CoA.
IPL 2017: Parthiv Patel admits that early wickets dented MI's chase
IPL 2017: Parthiv Patel admits that early wickets dented MI's chase
Mumbai's wicket-keeper batsman opined that Harbhajan Singh wasn't missed in the encounter against Pune.
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