Axar Patel – Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) IPL 2018 Player

Axar Patel is an Indian cricketer who will play for Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) in Vivo IPL 2018. Please find below Profile, Bio of Axar Patel.

Axar Patel - Kings XI Punjab - IPL 2018 Player

Player Name : Akshar Patel (Axar Patel)
Nickname : N/A
Role : All-rounder
Bats : Left-handed
Bowls : Left-arm orthodox spin
Nationality : Indian
IPL Team : Kings XI Punjab (KXIP)
Jersey Number : N/A

Axar Patel Profile :

Born on 20th January 1994 Axar Patel is an all-rounder who plays for Gujarat in the domestic cricket. He also plays in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

Axar Patel is a left-hand batsman and bowls slow left-arm orthodox.

A native of Anand, Akshar Patel earned his maiden IPL contract with the Mumbai Indians (MI) ahead of IPL 2013 but failed to get a change to play for the team.

He scored 369 runs in seven matches and picked 29 wickets for Gujarat during Ranji Trophy 2013-14 before being bought by Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) ahead of the 2014 edition of IPL.

He was bought by Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) in players auction for IPL 2014 for Rs. 75 lakhs.

In IPL 2014, Akshar Patel played for KXIP in 17 matches taking 17 wickets and scoring 62 runs.

His performance even better in IPL 2015 as he scored 206 runs and took 13 wickets playing in 14 matches.

In IPL 2016, Axar Patel played in 14 matches picking up 13 wickets at an average of 29.84 and scored 111 runs with the bat.

Ahead of players auction for IPL 2017, he was retained by the team. In IPL 2017 he played in 14 matches scoring 227 runs at an average of 28.37 runs and picked up 15 wickets at an average of 24.13 runs.

Ahead of IPL 2018 , he was retained by the team for Rs. 12.5 Crores.

Lets hope that he again plays well for KXIP in IPL 2018.