Bhuvneshwar Kumar Singh is commonly known as B Kumar or Bhuvi who is bowling all-rounder, the right-arm medium fast bowler, and right-handed batsman. Kumar is the best bowler for the Indian side who efficiently bowls inswing, out-swing and outswing.
B Kumar was born on February 5, 1990, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, India. B Kumar has represented India National Cricket Team in all formats of International Cricket, plays his domestic first-class cricket and List A cricket for Uttar Pradesh and plays Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Indian Premier League.
Notable Performances & Records
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Bhuvneshwar Kumar is the first Indian bowler to claim his maiden 5-wicket haul in all formats of International Cricket.
Kumar became the first bowler to dismiss little master Sachin Tendulkar for a duck, in first-class cricket during Ranji Trophy final during season 2008/09.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar is the only Indian bowler to pick up a wicket on his very first which he bowled on his debut in all formats of International Cricket, Test, ODI and T20I.
In January 2019, in the first ODI against Australia, Kumar took his 100th wicket in ODIs.
In April 2019, he was named in India squad for the 2019 Cricket World Cup.
B Kumar International & First Class Career Stats
|Match Format||Test||ODI||T20||First Class|
|ICC Batting Rankings||–||–||–||–|
|ICC Bowling Rankings||–||15||24||–|
B Kumar Profile and Major Team
|Full Name||Bhuvneshwar Kumar Singh|
|Date of Birth||5 February 1990 Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, India|
|Height||175 cm (5 ft 9 in)|
|Bowling Style||Right-arm medium-fast|
|Test Debut||22 February 2013 v Australia (cap 276)|
|ODI Debut||30 December 2012 v Pakistan (cap 194)|
|T20 Debut||25 December 2012 v Pakistan (cap 45)|
|Last Test||24 January 2018 v South Africa|
|Last ODI||13 March 2019 v Australia|
|Last T20||10 February 2019 v New Zealand|
|Major Teams||India, India A, Pune Warriors, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Uttar Pradesh|