Articles about Ajaz Patel

Ajaz Patel is a cricketer from New Zealand who mainly plays for the Central Districts cricket team in domestic cricket. Patel was born on October 21, 1988, in Maharashtra. In October 2018, the left-handed batsman made his international debut for New Zealand’s cricket team. He was the fifth Indian-origin spinner to play for New Zealand. In 2019, he made his Test match debut for New Zealand where he took five wickets in the second innings and was declared the Man of the Match. Patel has played 9 Test matches and 7 T20Is so far. Patel achieved immense success in domestic cricket which paved his way to gain recognition in international cricket. During the Plunket Shield season held in 2015-2016, he took the maximum wickets with 43 dismissals. He took 44 wickets in the 2016-2017 season. He was also the highest wicket-taker in the Plunket Shield season 2017-2018 with 48 dismissals. At the 2018 New Zealand Cricket Awards, he was named Men’s Domestic Player of the Year. Patel was selected for New Zealand’s ODI squad for their Pakistan tour in August 2021.

Ajaz Patel named ICC Player of the Month for December

10 Jan 2022

Indian Cricket Team
Ajaz Patel named ICC Player of the Month for December

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has named New Zealand bowler Ajaz Patel the Player of the Month for December.

ICC Player of the Month: Mayank Agarwal gets nominated

08 Jan 2022

Mayank Agarwal
ICC Player of the Month: Mayank Agarwal gets nominated

Indian cricketer Mayank Agarwal has been nominated for the ICC Player of the Month for December 2021.

New Zealand vs Bangladesh: Ajaz out, Tom Latham to lead
New Zealand vs Bangladesh: Ajaz out, Tom Latham to lead

New Zealand have announced their squad for the two-match Test series against Bangladesh.

ICC Test Rankings: Ashwin and Mayank gain big

08 Dec 2021

Ravichandran Ashwin
ICC Test Rankings: Ashwin and Mayank gain big

Senior Indian spinner R Ashwin consolidated on his second position in the ICC World Test Rankings for Bowlers.

2nd Test: India eye victory; NZ lose five wickets

05 Dec 2021

Ravichandran Ashwin
2nd Test: India eye victory; NZ lose five wickets

India are on the brink of winning the second Test against New Zealand at Wankhede.

India vs NZ: Hosts declare, set up a mammoth target

05 Dec 2021

Wankhede Stadium
India vs NZ: Hosts declare, set up a mammoth target

The Indian cricket team declared on 276/7 in the second session on Day 3 of the ongoing Wankhede Test.

India vs NZ, 2nd Test: Bowlers shine on Day 2

04 Dec 2021

Ravichandran Ashwin
India vs NZ, 2nd Test: Bowlers shine on Day 2

Bowlers made merry on Day 2 of the ongoing Wankhede Test between India and New Zealand.

India vs NZ: Ajaz Patel enters record books; Siraj shines
India vs NZ: Ajaz Patel enters record books; Siraj shines

Bowlers dominated the second session on Day 2 of the ongoing Wankhede Test between India and New Zealand.

India vs NZ: Spinner Ajaz Patel takes all 10 wickets
India vs NZ: Spinner Ajaz Patel takes all 10 wickets

New Zealand spinner Ajaz Patel entered the record books after taking 10 wickets against India in the first innings of the ongoing Wankhede Test.

New Zealand beat Bangladesh in third T20I: Records broken
New Zealand beat Bangladesh in third T20I: Records broken

The Bangladesh cricket team lost against New Zealand in the third T20I on Sunday.

Kyle Jamieson handed central contract by New Zealand Cricket
Kyle Jamieson handed central contract by New Zealand Cricket

New Zealand Cricket (NZC) has announced central contracts list for the season 2020-21.

New Zealand vs India, second Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

28 Feb 2020

Virat Kohli
New Zealand vs India, second Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

The Indian cricket team were handed a massive 10-wicket defeat by New Zealand in the first Test at the Basin Reserve.

NZ vs India: Wagner set to feature in 2nd Test
NZ vs India: Wagner set to feature in 2nd Test

Left-arm seamer Neil Wagner is all set to make his comeback for New Zealand in the second Test against India in Christchurch.

Are New Zealand spinners not good enough for home conditions?

22 Nov 2019

Test Cricket
Are New Zealand spinners not good enough for home conditions?

New Zealand bowlers came up with a tough performance to restrict England to 353 during the opening Test in Mount Maunganui on Friday.

Darren Stevens creates history by scoring a ton: Details here
Darren Stevens creates history by scoring a ton: Details here

A number of batsmen keep creating records in cricket every now and then.

SL vs NZ, 2nd Test: Preview, Dream11 and more
SL vs NZ, 2nd Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

Sri Lanka and New Zealand will battle it out against each other in the second and final Test of the two-match series from Thursday onwards.

Sri Lanka beat New Zealand: Here are the records broken
Sri Lanka beat New Zealand: Here are the records broken

Sri Lanka beat New Zealand in the first Test match by six wickets at Galle.

PAK vs NZ: Pakistan's Azhar Ali suffers another comical run-out

25 Nov 2018

Pakistan News
PAK vs NZ: Pakistan's Azhar Ali suffers another comical run-out

Pakistan's Azhar Ali is one of the most talented batsmen of this generation.

New Zealand defeat Pakistan in first Test: Here're records broken

19 Nov 2018

Pakistan Cricket Team
New Zealand defeat Pakistan in first Test: Here're records broken

New Zealand defeated Pakistan in the first Test match of the ongoing three-match series.

Pakistan vs New Zealand 1st ODI: Preview, conditions, TV listing

07 Nov 2018

Pakistan News
Pakistan vs New Zealand 1st ODI: Preview, conditions, TV listing

Pakistan will hope to replicate their T20I form into the ODIs when they square off against New Zealand in the first match at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.