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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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Pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar out for 6 months, to return only in IPL 2021

Cricket | Dec 24, 2020, 08:12 PM IST

Bhuvi has also not been picked in the Uttar Pradesh team for the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy T20 tournament next month

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IPL 2020: SRH name Prithvi Raj Yarra as replacement for injured Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Cricket | Oct 06, 2020, 03:21 PM IST

The Andhra Pradesh bowler, who has taken 39 wickets in 11 first-class matches, is expected to join the Sunrisers squad soon in the UAE.

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Injured Bhuvneshwar Kumar likely to be ruled out of India's tour of Australia

Cricket | Oct 05, 2020, 05:53 PM IST

Bhuvneshwar sustained the injury while bowling the 19th over of Chennai Super Kings' innings during their October 2 clash here and hobbled out of the field after just one delivery.

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Huge blow for SRH! Bhuvneshwar ruled out of IPL 2020 with hip injury

Cricket | Oct 05, 2020, 05:00 PM IST

Bhuvneshwar had incurred an injury during the game against Chennai Super Kings in his final over. He had walked off immediately and had missed SRH's game against Mumbai Indians in Sharjah on Sunday. 

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IPL 2020: No pressure of being senior Sunrisers Hyderabad player, says Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Cricket | Sep 09, 2020, 03:58 PM IST

The 30-year-old Indian pacer, who has been a pivotal part of the Hyderabad side since 2014, wishes to take more responsibility as a senior player.

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IPL 2020: Matthew Hayden names two Indian pacers who could be standout performers this season

Cricket | Sep 02, 2020, 05:54 PM IST

Former Australian batsman Matthew Hayden has named two Indian pacers who can step up in the UAE during IPL 2020.

Will miss playing IPL in front of home crowd: Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Will miss playing IPL in front of home crowd: Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Cricket | Sep 01, 2020, 12:25 PM IST

The IPL 13, which was initially slated to start from March 29 in India, is now scheduled to be played in a bio-secure environment across three venues in the UAE from September 19 to November 10.

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Sweat is not possible everywhere in the world, going to be challenging without saliva: Bhuvneshwar

Cricket | Jul 12, 2020, 05:26 PM IST

Kumar had earlier said the ICC needs to come up with some other way for players to shine the ball as the use of saliva has been banned in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic.

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Want IPL to happen this year, most overseas players are eager to participate: Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Cricket | Jun 30, 2020, 06:53 PM IST

IPL 2020 was slated to begin from March 29 onwards but BCCI postponed the tournament indefinitely owing to the coronavirus scare. 

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Bhuvneshwar Kumar urges ICC to come up with artificial way to shine balls

Cricket | Jun 28, 2020, 09:30 PM IST

Saliva ban on match ball has been one of the most talked-about regulations that has been imposed by the ICC looking at the virus threat.

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'Luck matters a lot against Russell, you hope he misses one ball': Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Cricket | Jun 27, 2020, 05:28 PM IST

Bhuvneshwar Kumar talked about the strength of West Indies batsman Andre Russell, insisting that one has to rely on luck while taking him on.

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Bhuvneshwar Kumar reveals how stint with SRH was 'turning point' in his career

Cricket | Jun 26, 2020, 05:29 PM IST

Indian pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar opened up on how the stint with Sunrisers Hyderabad proved to be the 'turning point' in his career.

Like MS Dhoni, I try to detach myself from result and focus on process: Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Like MS Dhoni, I try to detach myself from result and focus on process: Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Cricket | Jun 26, 2020, 02:45 PM IST

Bhuvneshwar revealed his process and claims it's similar to former India captain MS Dhoni's as he tries to detach himself from the result.

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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.

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