(Last Updated on : 15/06/2017)
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 the Indian state
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
in Pune District
. 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 also known as Chandu Borde
is a former cricketer who was a member of the Indian cricket
team between 1958 and 1970. He played many ODI
and Test matches
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 many tournaments with Sunil Gavaskar
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 leg-breaks. He captained the Maharashtra team in Ranji Trophy (1939 -1940)
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 Ranji Trophy 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 different cricket leagues in India
. 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 represented Pune Warriors
in 2015 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.
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 slow left-arm orthodox bowler. He has also played for India A cricket team in 2012.
Samad Mohammed Fallah
Samad Mohammed Fallah plays for Maharashtra. He is a left-arm medium-pace bowler. He also played for Rajasthan Royals
squad in the Indian Premier League.
Domnic Joseph Muthuswami
Domnic Joseph Muthuswami is a Tamil descent Indian regional Cricket player from Maharashtra. He plays for Maharashtra cricket team in domestic cricket. He is also enlisted with Delhi Daredevils
in the Indian Premier League.