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Jaydev Unadkat Jaydev Unadkat Height: 5 Feet, 8 Inches DOB: October 18, 1991

Jaydev Unadkat was the India's strike bowler during Under-19 World Cup 2010 , which helped him to get his first IPL contract. It was a dream come true for him when he was the surprise inclusion in Indian team of South Africa tour in 2010, but the inexperienced bowler was on African batsman radar. After that he lost his touch and was part of many IPL franchises , but the 2017 IPL season strikes for the left-arm bowler. It changed his career completely, he picked up 24 wickets in just 12 matches.Rajasthan spent a huge amount on Unadkat in 2018 auction by picking him for massive 11.5 Crore.

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Jaydev Unadkat gears up for IPL 2021 2nd phase with changed bowling action

Cricket | Sep 01, 2021, 01:00 PM IST

The 29-year-old Rajasthan Royals says he used the break after the IPL 2021 first phase to work on his bowling and spend some quality time with his family in Rajkot.

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SL vs IND: Unadkat should have been in squad for Sri Lanka tour, says Dasgupta

Cricket | Jun 13, 2021, 12:42 PM IST

The Indian cricket board had on Thursday announced a 20-member squad for the tour with Shikhar Dhawan and Bhuvneshwar Kumar as the captain and vice-captain. Five net bowlers were also picked for the tour.

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It will be when it will be: Jaydev Unadkat on repeated snubs from Indian selectors

Cricket | Jun 13, 2021, 11:44 AM IST

After not even finding a place even in the reserves for the UK tour, Unadkat was not picked for a second string India squad for the limited overs tour of Sri Lanka next month.

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I see the next 3-4 years as my prime, hope my times comes: Jaydev Unadkat

Cricket | May 25, 2021, 06:29 PM IST

The 29-year-old, whose only Test appearance came in 2010 and last played for India in 2018, had led Saurashtra to their maiden Ranji Trophy title in 2020 with a record-breaking 67 wickets in the season.

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Jaydev Unadkat upset at not being picked in extended India Test squads

Cricket | May 24, 2021, 09:04 PM IST

The 29-year-old, who has played 18 internationals for India -- one Test, seven ODIs and 10 T20Is -- is a veteran of 89 first-class matches with 327 wickets.

Jaydev Unadkat responds after being ignored from India's Test squad: Bring on the next season

Jaydev Unadkat responds after being ignored from India's Test squad: Bring on the next season

Cricket | May 09, 2021, 07:19 PM IST

Reacting to Unadkat's absence from the Test set-up, former India pacer Dodda Ganesh said it's 'perplexing' to see the Saurashtra skipper being denied a comeback.

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IPL 2021 | Jaydev Unadkat to donate 10 per cent of his salary to help COVID-19 patients

Cricket | Apr 30, 2021, 05:44 PM IST

The 29-year-old from Gujarat, who was retained by Rajasthan this year after being bought for Rs 3 crore in the 2020 IPL auction, made the announcement on his social media account.

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IPL 2021 | Had been waiting for this: Jaydev Unadkat after shaking Delhi Capitals with three-fer

Cricket | Apr 15, 2021, 10:24 PM IST

Luck smiled on Unadkat on Thursday as he removed the powerful and international-level top-order of DC to give RR the advantage.

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Jaydev Unadkat to lead Saurashtra in Vijay Hazare Trophy

Cricket | Feb 11, 2021, 01:41 PM IST

The selectors have picked the likes of Arpit Vasavada, Chirag Jani, Avi Barot, Prerak Mankad and Vishwarajsinh Jadeja as specialist batsmen along with young wicket-keeper batsman Harvik Desai, who has also played for India U-19 side.

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Jaydev Unadkat to lead Saurashtra in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy

Cricket | Dec 25, 2020, 05:07 PM IST

Saurashtra are the reigning Ranji Trophy champions.

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Unadkat, Tyagi and Rajpoot have done well to support Jofra Archer, says Royals pacer Varun Aaron

Cricket | Oct 29, 2020, 03:50 PM IST

Varun Aaron has found it tough to break into the playing XI with stiff competition from fellow pacers in Rajasthan Royals.

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IPL 2020: Need to do well collectively in coming games, RR pacer Archer ahead of RCB clash

Cricket | Oct 16, 2020, 05:51 PM IST

The RR speedster feels there are wins up for grab in IPL 2020, they just need to go out there and get them.

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Royal 'Cubs': Kartik's Raina 'debt', Akash seeking out Unadkat, Yashasvi to study Smith mindset

Cricket | Aug 28, 2020, 04:28 PM IST

Meet Rajasthan Royals' fresh batch of U-19s, starry-eyed, dreams to accomplish and waiting for their "Rockstar Ravindra Jadeja" moment like it happened 12 years ago with India's first-choice all-rounder across formats.

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Not using saliva unlikely to impact white-ball cricket, says Jaydev Unadkat

Cricket | May 03, 2020, 06:51 PM IST

The coronavirus pandemic has triggered the debate on the use of saliva on the ball once cricket returns.

Have been a big fan of Steve Smith's captaincy: Jaydev Unadkat

Have been a big fan of Steve Smith's captaincy: Jaydev Unadkat

Cricket | Apr 22, 2020, 08:35 AM IST

Steve Smith was captain of Rising Pune Supergiant when Unadkat had his breakthrough season in the 2017 Indian Premier League (IPL).

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2018 IPL auction price tag gives me belief on my ability: Jaydev Unadkat

Cricket | Apr 21, 2020, 11:49 PM IST

Unadkat's brilliant 2017 season in which he took 24 wickets at an average of 13.41 for the Rising Pune Supergiant led to him being bought by Rajasthan Royals for Rs 11.5 crore

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Want to make a place in Test team although competition is stronger than ever: Jaydev Unadkat

Cricket | Apr 21, 2020, 09:36 PM IST

Unadkat, however, admitted that the competion to find a place in the Indian pace lineup is the strongest presently. Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Shami, Ishant Sharma, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Umesh Yadav are part of India's Test lineup in the pace department. 

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Have memories of him smashing his bats: Unadkat reveals Stokes 'is dangerous after getting out'

Cricket | Apr 17, 2020, 09:08 PM IST

The IPL has been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic and Unadkat said although he is dying to be back on the field, he can't complain keeping the present situation in mind.

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Jaydev Unadkat and family donate in fight against coronavirus

Cricket | Apr 07, 2020, 06:56 PM IST

Indian pacer Jaydev Unadkat and his family has donated to aid fight against COVID-19 pandemic.

Jaydev Unadkat announces engagement

Jaydev Unadkat announces engagement, Cheteshwar Pujara wishes teammate on finding 'love of his life'

Cricket | Mar 15, 2020, 07:01 PM IST

Unadkat shared a picture with his fiancée Rinny on Twitter and Instagram with the caption, "6 hours, 2 meals & 1 shared mud cake later."

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