- Full Name:
- Ankit Bawne
- Batting style:
- Right-hand bat
- Bowling style:
- Right arm-off break
At just 23 years, Ankeet Bawne has made more than 67 First Class matches and made close to 5000 Runs. Ankit showed his class in the 2013-14 Ranji trophy season when he averaged 66 and helped Maharashtra reach the final after 21 years.
Consistently batting with an average of more than 50 across each domestic season, Ankit’s batting technique has been praised widely. Maharashtra coach SurendraBhave said in 2014, "Look at his front-foot stride.
I can't see anyone else who has a front-foot stride as big as that against fast bowlers. Middles everything, bat sounds very sweet, and he gives us solidity, real solidity."Ankit was part of a record 594 run partnership with Swapnil Gugale against Delhi, the second-highest partnership in first-class cricket and the highest partnership in the history of the Ranji Trophy