- Full Name:
- Manpreet Juneja
- Batting style:
- Right-hand bat
- Bowling style:
- Right arm-off break
The 26 year-old middle-order batsmen from Gujarat stromed into First Class cricket by scoring an unbeaten 201 against Tamil Nadu in 2011 and was only the 4th Indian to score a double century on his debut.
T A Sekhar, mentor of IPL Franchisee Delhi Daredevils, was tracking Manpreet’s performances even before his debut and drafted him to the Daredevils squad in 2012.
He went on to make his IPL debut in 2013 against Kolkata Knight Riders. Manpreet was later bought by Sunrisers Hyderabad in 2014. The Gujarat player has a fantastic average of 50 in First-Class cricket and 31 in T20 Cricket.