March 9, 2023
Parthiv Patel was born on March 9, 1985, in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India.
He made his debut for the Indian cricket team in 2002 at the age of 17, becoming the youngest wicket-keeper in Test cricket
Patel was a prolific run-scorer in domestic cricket, representing teams such as Gujarat, Mumbai Indians, and CSK
He played a crucial role in India's historic Test series victory against Australia in 2018, scoring a half-century
Patel holds the record for the most dismissals by an Indian wicket-keeper in a single Test match
He was also the first wicket-keeper in Indian domestic cricket to score 10,000 runs and take 500 dismissals across all format
Patel's international career was often interrupted by injuries and inconsistent form.
He retired from all forms of cricket in December 2020, after a career that spanned nearly two decades.
Patel has also served as a commentator and analyst for various cricket tournaments, including the Indian Premier League.
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