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Bhuvneshwar Kumar Bhuvneshwar Kumar Height: 5 Feet, 8 inches DOB: February 5, 1990

Meerut-born India fast bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar leads the pack of pacers whenever he gets a chance. Having played domestic cricket for Uttar Pradesh, Bhuvneshwar represented Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Bhuvneshwar came as a Christmas gift to the Indian cricket team as made his international debut at the age of 22, playing Pakistan in a T20I match at Bengaluru on December 25 2012. After claiming three big wickets in Nasir Jamshed, Ahmed Shehzad and Umar Akmal on debut, Bhuvneshwar made some space for himself in the ODI team as well. He made his ODI debut against the same opponents on December 30, 2012, at Chennai. Riding his consistent wicket-taking abilities, Bhuvneshwar made his Test debut when Australia toured India in February 2013.

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Bhuvneshwar Kumar reveals how Kaif helped him dismiss Tendulkar for first-ever duck in Ranji Trophy

Cricket | May 24, 2020, 03:52 PM IST

Bhuvneshwar Kumar dismissed Sachin Tendulkar for his first-ever duck in the Ranji Trophy during the 2008-09 season.

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Watch: David Warner shares hilarious behind-the-scenes video of shoot with Bhuvneshwar, Williamson

Cricket | May 03, 2020, 06:07 PM IST

Australia and SRH opener David Warner shared hilarious behind-the-scenes footage of an ad shoot with Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Kane Williamson.

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Last ball, 4 required in WT20 final, Warner asks Bhuvi's plan for him; Pacer gives savage reply

Cricket | Apr 24, 2020, 11:04 PM IST

Not revealing much of his plan, Bhuvneshwar said that the planning will depend on the situation and that he will have two or three options ready.

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Lucky to have support from India team management: Bhuvneshwar Kumar on comeback from injury

Cricket | Apr 24, 2020, 09:55 PM IST

Bhuvneshwar's career has been riddled with injuries and the last one was surgery for sports hernia and he was set to come back during South Africa ODIs which got cancelled.

My wife literally hacked my social media account once: Bhuvneshwar Kumar

My wife literally hacked my social media account once: Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Cricket | Mar 21, 2020, 11:10 PM IST

Bhuvneshwar Kumar has revealed that his wife, Nupur Nagar, once hacked his social media account and since then the swing king has not used the account.

I had nightmares thinking about Bhuvneshwar and Bumrah getting me out: Australian captain Aaron Finc

I had nightmares thinking about Bhuvneshwar and Bumrah getting me out: Finch

Cricket | Mar 15, 2020, 09:16 PM IST

The Indian seamer had scalped Finch's wicket four times, including during all three ODIs and one T20I, in the six-match limited-overs series.

1st ODI: Weather forecast in Dharamsala and Predicted Playing XI of India vs South Africa

1st ODI: Weather forecast in Dharamsala and Predicted Playing XI of India vs South Africa

Cricket | Mar 11, 2020, 07:10 PM IST

Predicted Playing XI of India vs South Africa: Here you can find the probable Playing XI of IND vs SA 1st ODI and weather forecast in Dharamsala for March 12.

For Bhuvneshwar, all international matches important even in T20 WC year

For Bhuvneshwar, all international matches important even in T20 WC year

Cricket | Mar 11, 2020, 03:16 PM IST

After the 0-3 drubbing in New Zealand recently last month, Kohli had said that ODIs hardly have any significance in a calendar year that features a Twenty20 World Cup.

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Workload management during IPL 2020: Focus on Dhawan, Bhuvneshwar and Hardik

Cricket | Mar 11, 2020, 02:49 PM IST

Shikhar Dhawan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Hardik Pandya are returning to the India squad for the South Africa series after recovering from injuries. 

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IND vs SA: Might limit use of saliva to shine ball, says Bhuvneshwar amid coronavirus fears

Cricket | Mar 11, 2020, 01:27 PM IST

The returning Bhuvneshwar Kumar said a decision on the use of saliva will be taken by the team doctor during a meeting later on Wednesday.

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Shikhar Dhawan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Hardik Pandya return for South Africa ODI series

Cricket | Mar 08, 2020, 04:19 PM IST

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Sunday named the 15-man squad for the impending South Africa ODI series which begins from March 12 onwards

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DY Patil T20 Cup: Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Hardik Pandya star in return; Rahul Chahar takes fifer

Cricket | Feb 28, 2020, 08:13 PM IST

The game between Reliance 1 and Bank of Baroda saw Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Hardik Pandya and Shikhar Dhawan returning to action.

Hardik, Bhuvneshwar, Dhawan set to make comeback with DY Patil T20 tournament

Hardik, Bhuvneshwar, Dhawan set to make comeback with DY Patil T20 tournament

Cricket | Feb 24, 2020, 02:53 PM IST

Hardik Pandya suffered a bad lower back injury five months ago and underwent a surgery in London. The 26-year-old all-rounder has been recovering at the National Cricket Academy in Bengaluru.

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India trainer Yogesh Parmar to work with Pandya, Bhuvi & Dhawan at NCA

Cricket | Jan 21, 2020, 02:00 PM IST

Hardik Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Shikhar Dhawan will complete their rehab at the NCA.

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Bhuvneshwar Kumar undergoes successful sports hernia surgery in London

Cricket | Jan 16, 2020, 12:27 PM IST

Indian pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar was sidelined with an injury after the T20I series against West Indies in December.

Cannot put a timeline when I will get fit: Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Cannot put a timeline when I will get fit: Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Cricket | Dec 29, 2019, 02:46 PM IST

The senior seamer, who is expected to be out for an indefinite period of time, doesn't want to blame the National Cricket Academy for allegedly bungling his rehabilitation.

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Shardul Thakur replaces injured Bhuvneshwar Kumar for West Indies ODIs

Cricket | Dec 14, 2019, 09:08 AM IST

Bhuvneshwar Kumar, who played the three-match T20I series against West Indies, has been ruled out with a groin injury.

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IND vs WI ODIs: Injured Bhuvneshwar ruled out, Shardul likely to replace

Cricket | Dec 13, 2019, 08:29 PM IST

Bhuvneshwar Kumar has been officially ruled out of the impending three-match series against West Indies owing to a groin injury.

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After Shikhar Dhawan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar set to miss Windies ODI series: Report

Cricket | Dec 13, 2019, 05:41 PM IST

The nature of the injury is yet to be confirmed, but the team management are waiting for the final confirmation from the medical staff based on which the replacement will be announced.

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Windies T20Is a chance for Bhuvneshwar Kumar to redeem his old spot

Cricket | Dec 05, 2019, 03:20 PM IST

Since 2018, no Indian bowler has bowled as many deliveries in the powerplays and in the death as Bhuvneshwar Kumar. He also has the joint-most wickets among Indians in the first six overs and the highest in the final four overs.

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