Praveen Kumar is an Indian cricketer who will play for Gujarat Lions (GL) in Vivo IPL 2017. Please find below Profile, Bio of Praveen Kumar.
Player Name : Praveen Kumar
Nickname : N/A
Role : Bowler
Bats : Right-handed
Bowls : Right-arm medium
Nationality : Indian
IPL Team : Gujarat Lions (GL)
Jersey Number : N/A
Praveen Kumar Profile :
Born on 2nd October 1986, Praveen Kumar is an Indian cricketer who plays for the Indian national cricket team. In the domestic cricket he plays for Uttar Pradesh and also plays in the Indian Premier League (IPL).
He is a medium-pace swing bowler who can score some handy runs with the bat as well.
He relies on his ability to swing the ball both ways along with line and length and is most effective when given the new ball.
On India’s tour of England in 2011, he picked up five wickets at Lord’s and finished the tour with 15 wickets in his three Test appearances.
He played for the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in the first three seasons of the IPL (2008, 2009 and 2010), before the Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) signed him at the IPL Player Auction 2011 and he played for Kings XI Punjab till IPL 2013.
He was not bought by any of of the IPL teams in players auction for IPL 2014 and was out of the action.
However later on he was brought into Mumbai Indians (MI) team as a replacement of injured Zaheer Khan. In IPL 2014, Praveen Kumar played only in 3 matches where he picked up 3 wickets.
He played for SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) team in IPL 2015.
In players auction for IPL 2016, he was bought by Gujarat Lions (GL) for Rs. 3.5 Crores. In IPL 2016, Praveen Kumar played in 16 matches and picked up just 9 wickets.
He was retained by the team for IPL 2017.
Lets hope that Praveen Kumar plays well for Gujarat Lions (GL) in Vivo IPL 2017.