IPL 2020 Auction: KKR bought 48-year-old Pravin Tambe

1 Min Read
IPL 2020 Auction: KKR bought 48-year-old Pravin Tambe

Sports Desk – In the Indian Premier League (IPL 2020) auction, 48-year-old Pravin Tambe also found a buyer. He is bought by Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) at a base price of Rs 20 lakhs. With this, he has also become the oldest cricketer in IPL history.

You will be surprised to know that copper had IPL debut at the age of 41 years. IPL had so far claimed 28 wickets in 33 matches. He has played for Rajasthan, Gujarat Lions and Sunrisers Hyderabad in IPL.

“I still play with a mindset like I am a 20-year-old young,” Tambe, who has an 18-year-old son, told PTI from Mumbai. “I will bring all my experience and energy to the team. And that positivity. I know that I can bring that, even if I’m with them not playing.” 

- Advertisement -

Hat-trick in IPL
Let me tell you, Praveen Tambe also took a hat-trick in IPL. He took a hat-trick against Kolkata Knight Riders while playing for Rajasthan Royals.

By Shyam
Shyam Sharma who joined SPORTS BIG NEWS in 2021. Focuses on soccer – chiefly the Premier League, LaLiga, UEFA Champions League, Liga MX and MLS. On occasion, also covers American sports, general news and entertainment. Fascinated by the language of sport – particularly the under-appreciated art of translating cliché-speak.