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Anil Kumble

Anil Kumble

Born
17/10/1970
50 years
Batting Style
Right Handed
Bowling Style
Leg break googly
INTERNATIONALIPL
TestOdiT20

Debut

England

09/08/1990

Recent Match

Australia

29/10/2008

Matches

132

Runs

2506

173

Innings

2506

Runs

1/5

100s / 50s

302/9

4s / 6s

17.77

Average

38.82

SR

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Player Bio

About

Anil Kumble represented the terms hard trier, match-winner, and a fighter in Indian cricket. Being India's most effective bowler in both Tests and 

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NEWS

Ashwin surpasses Harbhajan for Test wickets in India, now only behind Kumble

R Ashwin is now the second highest-wicket taker in India in Test cricket
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PTI
14 Feb 2021
NEWS
Ashwin surpasses Harbhajan for Test wickets in India, now only behind Kumble
R Ashwin is now the second highest-wicket taker in India in Test cricket
userPTI
14 Feb 2021
STATS BURST

What has been India’s record when both Kumble and Harbhajan appear together in Tests?

In this series, your cricket-related queries will be answered by our expert statistician
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Mohandas Menon
20 Jan 2021
STATS BURST
What has been India’s record when both Kumble and Harbhajan appear together in Tests?
In this series, your cricket-related queries will be answered by our expert statistician
userMohandas Menon
20 Jan 2021
NEWS

Pink-ball Test key for India feels Anil Kumble

Kumble feels India's fast bowling arsenal is at par with Australia, while the visitors are ahead of the hosts in batting but it will all boil down to the result of the first Test
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PTI
11 Dec 2020
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Pink-ball Test key for India feels Anil Kumble
Kumble feels India's fast bowling arsenal is at par with Australia, while the visitors are ahead of the hosts in batting but it will all boil down to the result of the first Test
userPTI
11 Dec 2020
NEWS

Sourav and Kumble will remain special as leaders for me: Parthiv Patel

"I would always hold Sourav Ganguly as a leader in true sense with his man management skills. Sourav and Anil Kumble were great leaders and they made me the kind of person I am," Parthiv said
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PTI
09 Dec 2020
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Sourav and Kumble will remain special as leaders for me: Parthiv Patel
"I would always hold Sourav Ganguly as a leader in true sense with his man management skills. Sourav and Anil Kumble were great leaders and they made me the kind of person I am," Parthiv said
userPTI
09 Dec 2020
NEWS

We have charted a three-year strategy with Kumble: Wadia

Wadia also called for rule changes in the IPL after a short-run call against Delhi Capitals effectively cost them a play-off spot
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PTI
19 Nov 2020
NEWS
We have charted a three-year strategy with Kumble: Wadia
Wadia also called for rule changes in the IPL after a short-run call against Delhi Capitals effectively cost them a play-off spot
userPTI
19 Nov 2020
NEWS

KXIP likely to continue with Rahul-Kumble combo in 2021

Glenn Maxwell and Sheldon Cottrell could be released as their performance was not on expected lines
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PTI
10 Nov 2020
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KXIP likely to continue with Rahul-Kumble combo in 2021
Glenn Maxwell and Sheldon Cottrell could be released as their performance was not on expected lines
userPTI
10 Nov 2020
ANALYSIS

Changing captains mid-season in IPL - does it work?

Here's a look at why Karthik stepped down as KKR's captain and if such mid-season changes have worked in the past
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Cricket.Com Staff
16 Oct 2020
ANALYSIS
Changing captains mid-season in IPL - does it work?
Here's a look at why Karthik stepped down as KKR's captain and if such mid-season changes have worked in the past
userCricket.Com Staff
16 Oct 2020
INTERVIEW

I would like to see player trades happening during the season: Sanjay Bangar

The former India batting coach and once coach of KXIP, Sanjay Bangar touches upon coaching and other topics in this exclusive interview
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Vimal Kumar
17 Sep 2020
INTERVIEW
I would like to see player trades happening during the season: Sanjay Bangar
The former India batting coach and once coach of KXIP, Sanjay Bangar touches upon coaching and other topics in this exclusive interview
userVimal Kumar
17 Sep 2020
OPINION

Why is there a paucity of Indian coaches in IPL?

It’s indeed a poor advertisement for BCCI’s coaching structure that 10 per cent of (30 Ranji teams) domestic coaches can’t graduate to the IPL or any T20 teams in the world
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Vimal Kumar
04 Sep 2020
OPINION
Why is there a paucity of Indian coaches in IPL?
It’s indeed a poor advertisement for BCCI’s coaching structure that 10 per cent of (30 Ranji teams) domestic coaches can’t graduate to the IPL or any T20 teams in the world
userVimal Kumar
04 Sep 2020
NEWS

I just have to go out and carry out Anil bhai's plans: KL Rahul

Like the other seven teams, KXIP players are undergoing a six-day mandatory quarantine in the UAE
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PTI
25 Aug 2020
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I just have to go out and carry out Anil bhai's plans: KL Rahul
Like the other seven teams, KXIP players are undergoing a six-day mandatory quarantine in the UAE
userPTI
25 Aug 2020
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