Abhijeet Tomar IPL 2022: In a big news update, Jaipur-born batsman Abhijeet Tomar is all set to make his debut for the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in today Indian Premier League (IPL 2022) match against Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) at the Dr DY Patil Sports Academy in Mumbai. The Kolkata Knight Riders have made a lot of changes to their playing combination this T20 season and have given some massive opportunities to the young Indian talents who have done well in the domestic circuit. KKR are still very much alive in the IPL 2022 playoffs qualification race and they now need to first defeat Lucknow Super Giants and then hope that some of the other results also go in their favour.
Abhijeet Tomar was born on 14 March, 1995 in Jaipur, Rajasthan. He is primarily a right-handed batsman who has played all of his domestic cricket for the Rajasthan state team so far. The Rajasthan batter made his T20 debut against Madhya Pradesh in January 2018. Abhijeet has played just 5 T20 matches so far where he has scored as many as 65 runs.
However, Abhijeet Tomar caught the eyeballs recently after a fabulous performance during the recently concluded Vijay Hazare Trophy. The right-hander has notched up close to 400 List A runs at an excellent average of 48.62 that includes a career-best of 104 not out.
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In the Indian Premier League 2022 mega auction, the Kolkata Knight Riders bought Abhijeet Tomar at a price worth INR 40 Lakh.
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KKR 2022 Squad: Andre Russell, Varun Chakravarthy, Venkatesh Iyer, Sunil Narine, Shreyas Iyer, Nitish Rana, Shivam Mavi, Sheldon Jackson, Rinku Singh, Anukul Roy, Harshit Rana, Baba Indrajith, Chamika Karunaratne, Abhijeet Tomar, Pratham Singh, Ashok Sharma, Sam Billings, Aaron Finch, Tim Southee, Ramesh Kumar, Mohammad Nabi, Umesh Yadav, Aman Khan.
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