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| On Updated : Jan 22, 2020 7:09 PM IST

Dhruv Chand Jurel (Indian cricketer), Under-19 World Cup, Girlfriend, Age, Records, Photos, Birthday

The young Indian talents will be defending their U19 World Cup title soon and cricket fans will be eyeing on one of the U-19 players, Dhruv Chand Jurel. Dhruv is the wicketkeeper-batsman from Uttar Pradesh and is going in as a middle-order mainstay for India. The team will be led by Priyam Garg with Dhruv Chand Jurel being his deputy. Dhruv is the son of a Kargil war veteran who had led the runners-up India U-19 A team in a quadrangular series He scored a century in this series and is expected to perform at no. 5 positions. He had also led the India U-19 team in the Youth Asia Cup in September 2019. Dhruv is yet to make his first-class or List A debut. However, he has an average of 47.44 for the India U-19 team.

Name: Dhruv Chand Jurel

Nickname: DC Jurel

Role: WK-Batsman

Batting style: Right-hand bat

Physical Appearance

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Hair Colour: Black

Personal Life

Date of Birth: January 21, 2001

Age (as on Jan 2020): 18 years 11 months

Birth Place: Agra, Uttar Pradesh

Zodiac sign: Aquarius

Nationality: Indian

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Religion: Hindu

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Cricket Career

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Major Teams:  India Under-19, India Blue Under-19, India A Under-19

Records

  • Jurel scored 736 in 11 matches in the Cooch Behar Trophy U-19 with an average of 61.33.
  • He also made 213 runs in 8 matches for the under-19 side.

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Favourite Cricketers: AB De Villiers, MS Dhoni

Favourite Sportspersons: MS DHoni

Some facts about Dhruv Chand-

As Dhruv is Kargil war Hero’s son, leadership is one of the qualities that comes naturally to 18-year-old talent. He is inspired by the South African legend AB De Villiers and learns his 360-degree batting traits by watching his videos. Moreover, Jurel considers MS Dhoni as his role model. It is believed that Jurel has developed Dhoni-like calm in the death overs and along with his temperament he will surely be approached by IPL franchises.

Girlfriend, Spouse and Children

Marital Status: Single

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