Bharat Arun (Indian Bowling Coach) Age, Wife, Biography & More
Bio Real NameBharathi Arun ProfessionFormer Indian Cricketer Physical Stats & More Height (approx.)in centimeters- 178 cm in meters- 1.78 m in Feet Inches- 5’ 10” Weight (approx.)in Kilograms- 80 kg in Pounds- 176 lbs Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 40 Inches - Waist: 36 Inches - Biceps: 13 Inches Eye ColourBrown Hair ColourSalt & Pepper Cricket International DebutTest- 17 December 1986 vs Sri Lanka at Kanpur ODI- 24 December 1986 vs Sri Lanka at Kanpur Coach/MentorNot Known Domestic/State TeamTamil Nadu Records/Achievements (main ones)• In the semi-final of 1986/87 Duleep Trophy, Arun had scored 149 runs and had added as many as 221 runs for the seventh wicket along side W. V. Raman. Career Turning PointHe was chosen to play for Indian national cricket team after he claimed 3 wickets giving away just 113 runs in an Under-25 match against Sri Lanka in 1986/87. He had also scored 107 not out in the same match. Personal Life Date of Birth14 December 1962 Age (as in 2016)54 Years Birth PlaceVijayawada, Andhra Pradesh Zodiac sign/Sun signSagittarius NationalityIndian HometownVijayawada, Andhra Pradesh FamilyNot Known ReligionHinduism Favourite Things Favourite CricketerBatsman: Sachin Tendulkar, Viv Richards and Virat Kohli Girls, Family & More Marital StatusNot Known WifeNot Known
Some Lesser Known Facts About Bharat Arjun
Does Bharat Arun smoke: Not Known
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Though he was born in Andhra Pradesh, Arun used to play for Tamil Nadu in the first-class cricket.
His international debut in the Test format began with an embarrassing incident as he slipped on the delivery point on his very first ball. The same thing happened to Shane Watson when he ran in to bowl his first Test cricket ball.
He used to play for the Accrington team in the Lancashire League.
His international career spanned just 6 matches, 4 Tests and 2 ODIs. After retiring from all sorts of cricket, Arun took up the responsibility as a coach of Tamil Nadu in the early 2000s. Under his guidance, the team reached Ranji Trophy finals twice, only losing to Mumbai once.
Under his guidance, Tamil Nadu had won two Vijaya Hazare Trophies. Arun was the coach of Bengal team as well.
He was the coach of Unmukt Chand led Indian U-19 cricket team which had won the ICC U-19 World Cup in 2012.
Arun joined Kings XI Punjab as the assistant coach for the tenth edition of Indian Premier League in 2017.