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Pragyan Ojha Biography & Latest News

Pragyan Ojha Biography

Pragyan Prayish Ojha  is an Indian cricketer  is a left-arm spinner who has represented India at under-19 level. Ojha started playing in Shahid Sporting Club, Bhubaneswar and eventually joined Hyderabad cricket team when he was in high school. Pragyan Ojha plays for the Hyderabad and the Deccan Chargers in the Indian Premier League. He has performed exceedingly well in the 3 editions of IPL, earning the praise of his captain Adam Gilchrist. In IPL 3 he was awarded the Purple Cap for picking up the most number of wickets in the tournament. As a result, he was called into the national limited overs squad and made his ODI debut. He was all the more successful in the second season, which ensured his selection in the 2009 ICC World Twenty20 in England. He was awarded Man of the Match for his outstanding and match-winning performance in the match  against Bangladesh on 6 June 2009. In August, 2011 he signed to play for Surrey for the final few weeks of the 2011 season.His 24 wickets in 4 games helped Surrey to promotion to Division One of the LV County Championship. He finished the 2006–07 Ranji Trophy season with 29 wickets at 19.89, in just 6 games. Currently Pragyan Ojha holds rank number 21 in the ICC Player Rankings for Test bowlers

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Pragyan Ojha wants Hyderabad return after two-year stint with Bengal
Pragyan Ojha wants Hyderabad return after two-year stint with Bengal
With Hyderabad back in the Elite group for the 2017-18 season, Ojha is hopeful that his experience can help the side's youngsters.
IPL 2017: Purple Cap holders through the seasons
IPL 2017: Purple Cap holders through the seasons
Taking a look at the Purple Cap winners across IPL seasons.
IPL 2017: Sunrisers Hyderabad all-time XI
IPL 2017: Sunrisers Hyderabad all-time XI
The Hyderabad franchise have had several star players in the history of the IPL.
Deodhar Trophy: Did the squads do justice to bowling talent?
Deodhar Trophy: Did the squads do justice to bowling talent?
Picking Harbhajan for the Deodhar Trophy is a selection blunder that robbed a more deserving bowler a look-in.
Vijay Hazare Trophy 2017: Bengal through to final to face Tamil Nadu
Vijay Hazare Trophy 2017: Bengal through to final to face Tamil Nadu
MS Dhoni's fifty wasn't enough to guide Jharkhand through to the final.
5 Indian talents to emerge out of the Indian Premier League
5 Indian talents to emerge out of the Indian Premier League
A lot of cricketers have broken into the national side after a successful IPL season.
4 Indian players who have won most number of IPL titles
4 Indian players who have won most number of IPL titles
Players who won more than one IPL.
5 cricketers who debuted with Virat Kohli in 2008 but didn't soar in international cricket
5 cricketers who debuted with Virat Kohli in 2008 but didn't soar in international cricket
6 cricketers made their ODI debuts in 2008. Apart from Virat Kohli, none of them play for India currently.
Stats: Ishant Sharma becomes 4th Indian fast bowler to pick up 100 Test wickets in Asia
Stats: Ishant Sharma becomes 4th Indian fast bowler to pick up 100 Test wickets in Asia
The 28-year old joined the club during day one of the fifth Test against England in Chennai.
5 cricketers who might never make a comeback to Indian team
5 cricketers who might never make a comeback to Indian team
The careers of these players might just be over.
Pragyan Ojha says Sachin Tendulkar kept things normal in his last Test match
Pragyan Ojha says Sachin Tendulkar kept things normal in his last Test match
The left-arm spinner was the Man of the Match in that game.
Indian internationals Pragyan Ojha and Ashok Dinda involved in ugly altercation ahead of Ranji clash
Indian internationals Pragyan Ojha and Ashok Dinda involved in ugly altercation ahead of Ranji clash
In the upcoming round of Ranji Trophy matches, Bengal take on Tamil Nadu hoping to overtake them and continue their unbeaten start.
Ranji Trophy matches in Delhi suspended on Day one due to smog
Ranji Trophy matches in Delhi suspended on Day one due to smog
The match officials for the Delhi-Gujarat match even decided against holding the toss considering the severity of the smog.
Pragyan Ojha not totally convinced about the pink ball yet
Pragyan Ojha not totally convinced about the pink ball yet
The spinner will be key to Bengal's success.
5 suspended bowlers who returned after a modified action
5 suspended bowlers who returned after a modified action
They quashed the stigma associated with being called a 'chucker', remodelling their action to comply with ICC's strict laws.
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