Harshal Patel – Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) IPL 2017 Player

Harshal Patel is an Indian cricketer who will play for Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in Vivo IPL 2017. Please find below Profile, Bio of Harshal Patel.

Harshal Patel - Royal Challengers Bangalore IPL 2017 Player

Player Name : Harshal Patel
Nickname : N/A
Role : Bowler
Bats : Right-handed
Bowls : Right-arm medium
Nationality : Indian
IPL Team : Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB)
Jersey Number : N/A

Harshal Patel profile :

Born on 23rd November 1990, Harshal Patel is an Indian first-class cricketer. Born in Gujarat, he currently plays for Haryana in the domestic cricket. He also plays in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

He is a right-arm medium pacer. He had a good season of domestic cricket in 2011-12 where he bagged an impressive 19 wickets in the Ranji Trophy knockout phase.

Prio to that, he was named in the U-19 squad for the 2010 World Cup in New Zealand. At that time, Mumbai Indians (MI) saw a lot of promise in him as an upcoming swing bowler and signed him in the U-19 category.

The Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) signed him on before IPL 2011 in which he warmed the bench throughout the season before eventually making his debut in IPL 2012.

In IPL 2012, he played 12 matches for the Royal Challengers Bangalore team in which he took 9 wickets at an average of 37.77.

Once again in IPL 2013, he did not get any match to play.

In players auction for IPL 2014, he was bought by RCB team for Rs. 40 lakhs.

In IPL 2014, Harshal Patel got to play only in 3 matches where he picked 4 wickets.

He played well in IPL 2015 claiming 17 wickets in 15 matches at an average of 19.29.

He was retained by the team for IPL 2016. However in IPL 2016 he got to play only in 5 matches and he managed to pick up just 1 wicket at an average of 147.

He was retained by the team for IPL 2017.

Lets hope that he once again plays well for team RCB in Vivo IPL 2017.