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Balachandra Akhil

Batting style:
Right Handed bat
Bowling style:
Right-arm medium fast
Played for:
Royal Challengers Bangalore, Kochi Tuskers Kerala
Roles played:
Bowler
Born:
October 07, 1977, Bangalore, Karnataka

Profile

Balachandra Akhil is a useful all-rounder for Karnataka. He came into the limelight in the Cooch Behar Trophy for the Under-19 team in 1995 before shifting to the senior side in 1998.

His massive strike rate of around 150 and enviable bowling figures saw him being picked by the Royal Challengers Bangalore in 2008. He was then signed by the newly formed franchise of Kochi Tuskers Kerala in 2011 for the fourth IPL season.


Statistics

Show:
  Matches Innings Runs NO Avg. SR 100's 50's HS
IPL 15 11 76 5 12.66 138.18 0 0 27*
CLT20 4 1 18 1 - 138.46 0 0 18*
  Matches Innings Balls Runs Wickets BBI BBM Avg. Econ. 4w 5w 10w Extras
IPL 15 13 188 242 6 2/17 / 40.33 7.72 0 0 0 5
CLT20 4 3 42 40 2 1/10 / 20 5.71 0 0 0 0
  Catches Stumpings Runouts
IPL 3 0 1

Career

Span:
IPL:
2008-2011
 
CLT20:
2009-2010
IPL
Debut:
Royal Challengers Bangalore Vs Kolkata Knight Riders at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore - Karnataka - Apr 18, 2008
Last played:
Kochi Tuskers Kerala Vs Delhi Daredevils at Nehru Stadium, Kochi - Apr 30, 2011
CLT20
Debut:
Royal Challengers Bangalore Vs Otago Volts at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore - Karnataka - Oct 12, 2009
Last played:
Royal Challengers Bangalore Vs Mumbai Indians at Kingsmead, Durban - Sep 19, 2010
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