(Last Updated on : 22/04/2017)
Maharashtra cricket players have made its place in the Elite Group of "Ranji Trophy
". The players of Maharashtra Cricket
team first played in the domestic level and made their utter presence at the national and international levels also. Some of the famous players of Maharashtra are:
Abhijit Vasant Kale is a former Indian cricketer
of Maharashtra origin. He was a right-handed batsman and a right-arm offbreak bowler.
Surendra Shriram Bhave
Surendra Shriram Bhave is hailing from Pune
. He is a former Indian first-class cricketer who played for his home state Maharashtra from 1986 to 2001.
Chandrakant Gulabrao "Chandu" Borde
Chandrakant Gulabrao known as Chandu Borde is a former cricketer who was a member of the Indian team between 1958 and 1970.
Chetan Pratap Singh Chauhan
Chetan Pratap Singh Chauhan had played 40 Test matches for India. He moved to Pune, Maharashtra where his father, an Indian Army
officer was posted. He played most of his international cricket in the late 1970s and was the regular opening partner of Sunil Gavaskar
during that period.
Dinkar Balwant Deodhar
Dinkar Balwant Deodhar was born in Pune. He is popularly known as the Grand Old Man of Indian Cricket. He was an aggressive right-hand batsman and also a bowler known for his legbreaks. He captained the Maharashtra team in Ranji Trophy regional matches during 1939 -1941.
Dnyaneshwar Agashe was a cricketer and cricket administrator and philanthropist. He was Vice-President of Board of Control for Cricket in India
from 1995 to 1999.
Padmanabh Govind Joshi
Padmanabh Govind Joshi was a cricket player who kept wicket for India in Test cricket. He made his Test debut against England in the first Test at Delhi in 1951-52.
Swapnil Gugale is an Indian first-class cricketer who plays for Maharashtra. In October 2016 during the 2016-2017 Ranji Trophy, he scored 351 runs not out in a match between Maharashtra and Delhi
Ankit Ramdas Bawne
Ankit Ramdas Bawne is an Indian cricketer who plays for Maharashtra in Indian domestic cricket. He is a right-handed middle-order batsman with a first-class average of over 50.
Harshad Khadiwale is hailing from Pune, Maharashtra. He is a cricketer who plays for Maharashtra in Indian domestic cricket. He is a right-hand opening batsman and a right arm medium-fast bowler. He also represents Pune Warriors
in Indian Premier League
Nikhil Shankar Naik
Nikhil Shankar Naik is an Indian cricketer who plays for Maharashtra cricket team. He is a right-handed batsman and occasional wicket-keeper.
Vijay Hari Zol
Vijay Hari Zol is an Indian cricketer. He is a left-handed middle-order batsman who plays for Maharashtra.
Shrikant Shrihari Mundhe
Shrikant Shrihari Mundhe is an Indian first-class cricketer who plays for Maharashtra in domestic cricket. He has represented Pune Warriors in the 2011 Indian Premier League.
Rahul Tripathi is an Indian first-class cricketer who plays for Maharashtra. In February 2017, he was bought by the Rising Pune Supergiants
Chirag Gulshan Khurana
Chirag Gulshan Khurana is an Indian cricketer, plays for Maharashtra cricket team in domestic cricket.
Rohit Heero Motwani
Rohit Heero Motwani is an Indian cricketer. He is a wicketkeeper-batsman who plays in the Indian domestic cricket for Maharashtra.
Anupam Sanklecha is an Indian first-class cricketer who plays for Maharashtra.
Akshay Darekar is a cricketer who plays for Maharashtra in Indian domestic cricket. He is a slow left-arm orthodox bowler. He has also played for India A cricket team in 2012.
Samad Mohammed Fallah
Samad Mohammed Fallah is an Indian first-class cricketer. He plays for Maharashtra in domestic cricket. He is a left-arm medium-pace bowler. He played for Rajasthan Royals
squad in the Indian Premier League.
Domnic Joseph Muthuswami
Domnic Joseph Muthuswami an Indian cricketer of Tamil descent who plays for Maharashtra cricket team in domestic cricket. He also plays for Delhi Daredevils
in the Indian Premier League.