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Akhil Patel

Key facts

Full Name: Akhil Patel
Born: June 18 1990 , Nottingham
Batting Style: Left-hand bat
Bowling Style: Left-arm chinaman

Biography

Patel, the younger brother of England all-rounder Samit, played youth cricket for Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire before returning to Trent Bridge in 2009.A left-handed batsman who plays in a similar fashion to his brother, Patel also bowls left-arm chinamen.He made his LV= County Championship debut for Notts in the final game of the season against Sussex, and scored 92 runs in the last four NatWest Pro40 matches of the campaign to earn a new two-year contract.

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