Robin Uthappa – Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) IPL 2017 Player

Robin Uthappa is an Indian cricketer who will play for Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in Vivo IPL 2017. Please find below Profile, Bio of Robin Uthappa.

Robin Uthappa - Kolkata Knight Riders IPL 2017 Player

Player Name : Robin Uthappa
Nickname : Robbie
Role : Batsman
Bats : Right-handed
Bowls : Right-arm medium
Nationality : Indian
IPL Team : Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)
Jersey Number : N/A

Robin Uthappa Profile :

Born on 11th November 1985, Robin Uthappa is an Indian international cricketer who has played for Indian in ODI’s and T20 matches. He plays for Karnataka in the domestic cricket. He also plays in the Indian Premiere League (IPL).

He is a utility all-round cricketer who has batted in various positions. He is also an outstanding fielder, a reliable wicket keeper and can even bowl slow medium pace.

In the inaugural edition of the IPL in 2008 he was signed by the Mumbai Indians (MI) IPL team. He played with the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) team from 2009 to 2010.

He was signed by the Pune Warriors India (PWI) furing the Player Auction for IPL 2011. He scored over 400 runs in IPL 2012 and IPL 2013 as well.

In players auction for IPL 2014, he was bought by Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) for Rs. 5 Crores.

In IPL 2014, Robin Uthappa played in 16 matches scoring 660 runs scoring 5 half centuries. It was the best year of his IPL career.

In IPL 2015 he played in 13 matches scoring 364 runs at an average of 30.33 while in IPL 2016 he played in 15 matches scoring 394 runs at an average of 26.26.

He was retained by the team for IPL 2017.

Lets hope that Uthappa once again plays well for Kolkata Knight Riders in Vivo IPL 2017.