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Pawan Negi

Pawan Negi was the most coveted player by the all the teams heading into the 2016 IPL auction due his performances in 2015 season for CSK. He was finally bought by the Delhi Daredevils for 8.5 crores making him the most expensive Indian player of the auction. He was part of the Delhi setup in 2012 and 2013 before moving to CSK in 2014 and played for them in 2 seasons.

Negi in his limited opportunities with the bat has been impressive especially with his ability to clear boundaries in the death. Last season he was at times used as a pinch hitter by CSK.

Batting Record in IPL

Team Mts Inns Runs Best Avg SR 30+ 50s/100s
CSK (2014-2015) 12 9 116 36 14.5 158.9 1 0/0
DD (2012-2013) 9 4 36 14 18.0 124.1 0 0/0

 

He played a lot more as bowler for Delhi the first time he was part of the squad and did a decent job for the team.

Bowling Record in IPL

Team Mat Inn Overs Wkts Best 3+ wkts Avg Econ SR
CSK (2014-2015) 12 12 37 6 2/25 0 54.5 8.8 37.0
DD (2012-2013) 9 7 26 7 4/18 1 25.7 6.9 22.3

 

His ability to clear the boundary with ease which has made him a dangerous composition and this was the reason he was coveted by most of the teams in the auction. The form he should during the Syed Mushtaq Ali tournament earned him a call up to the Indian team for the World T20.

Best S/R in Syed Mushtaq Ali tournament

Batsman Team Mat Inns Runs Avg SR 30+ 50s/100s
Nitish Rana Delhi 9 8 299 42.7 175.9 4 3/0
Pawan Negi Delhi 9 8 173 86.5 173.0 2 0/0
Parthiv Patel Gujarat 9 9 337 42.1 162.8 6 4/0
Paras Dogra Himachal Pradesh 6 6 186 37.2 153.7 3 2/0
Irfan Pathan Baroda 10 10 200 40.0 152.7 2 0/0

(Minimum 150 runs scored)