Monty Panesar Full Biography

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 The 6ft tall left arm off spinner whith his roots from India, Punjab named Monty Panesar born in Luton, England. His parents moved to UK in 1979 for better opportunities for their upcoming childrens. Monty initially started his professional career as a medium pace bowler which he later asked to bowl off spin on the advice of coach. Monty made his first class debut in 2001  but due to his education he had to take breakes from county cricket but he had a fine season in 2005, taking 51 wickets at an average of just 22.47 including career-best figures of 7–181 against Essex. He starts getting attention from ECB’s selectors after terrefic county championship season.

His brilliant performances earned him a place in away tour of India. He made his Test debut against his homeland India at Nagpur in 2006 and he ended up taking his maiden wicket of master blaster sachin Tendulkar. Following his test debut, he made his ODI and T20I debut against Australia in Australia. His career spanned short but during his playing days he was always in competition with another off spin sensation Graeme Swann which made difficult for him get permanent place in the squad.

Monty Panesar Basic Information 

  • Name: Mudhsuden Singh Panesar
  • Nickname: The Python
  • Role: Bowler
  • Batting Style: left-hand bat
  • Bowling Style: left-arm slow

Monty Panesar Physical Appearance

  • Height (approx.):  6’1″
  • Weight (approx.): N/A
  • Eye Color: Black
  • Hair Color: Black

Personal Life of Monty Panesar

  • Date of Birth: 25 April 1982
  • Age:  39 years
  • Birth Place: Luton, Bedfordshire, England
  • Zodiac sign: Libra
  • Nationality: British
  • School: St. Matthew’s Infant
  • College: Loughborough University.
  • Educational Qualifications: degree in computer science
  • Net Worth: $1 Million

Monty Panesar Family & Religion

  • Father: Paramjit Singh
  •  Mother: Gursharan Kaur
  • Brother:  Isher Singh Panesar
  • Sister: Charanjit Kaur Panesar
  • Coach/Mentor:  Paul Taylor
  • Religion: Sikhism
  • Address: Luton, England

Cricket Career Of Monty Panesar

  • Test:  India vs England at Nagpur – March 01 – 05, 2006
  • ODI: Australia vs England at Melbourne – January 12, 2007
  • T20: Australia vs England at Sydney – January 09, 2007
  •  Jersey Number: 77
  • Domestic/State Teams: England, Sussex, England Cricket Board XI, Essex, Northamptonshire, England Legends, World Giants
  • Nature on the field: Calm.

Batting Career

Batting Career Summary
M Inn NO Runs HS Avg BF SR 100 200 50 4s 6s
Test 50 68 23 220 26 4.89 749 29.37 0 0 0 23 1
ODI 26 8 3 26 13 5.2 91 28.57 0 0 0 2 0
T20I 1 1 0 1 1 1.0 2 50.0 0 0 0 0 0

Bowling Career

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Bowling Career Summary
M Inn B Runs Wkts BBI BBM Econ Avg SR 5W 10W
Test 50 85 12475 5797 167 6/37 11/210 2.79 34.71 74.7 12 2
ODI 26 26 1308 980 24 3/25 3/25 4.5 40.83 54.5 0 0
T20I 1 1 24 40 2 2/40 2/40 10.0 20.0 12.0 0 0

 

 

 

Source: Cricbuzz

 

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Highlighted Records of Monty Panesar

  •  Panesar was initially started out as a medium-pace bowler during his starting years before watching over to spin when 16.
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  • Panesar’smaiden Test wicket was of little master blaster Sachin Tendulkar.
  • He was nominated for the NBC Denis Compton Award 2001.
  • He awarded Wisden Cricketer of the Year 2007.
  • He was the part of the Ashes-Winning squad in 2009 and 2010–11.
  • Panser was awared with Padmore Medal in 2006 after the England v Pakistan Test series.

Monty Panesar Preferences & Hobbies

  • Hobbies: Playing Golf
  • Favorite Cricketers: Virat Kohli
  • Favorite Sportspersons: Sachin Tendulkar
  • Favorite Food: Aloo Paratha
  • Favorite Color: white

Monty Panesar Relationship Status

  • Marital Status: Married
  • Wife: Gursharan Rattan
  • Marriage Date: 2010
  • Children:

                                        Monty Panesar Awards and Recognitions

 

Controversies did by (Monty Panesar)

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  • In 2011, Panesar was arrested and interviewed by the UK police after a heated argument with his wife in a pub car park 2011 and after that, he was released without charge.

The All Out Cricket Post Interview Of Monty Panesar

Lesser-Known Facts

  • Panesar’s parents migrated from Punjab to Luton in 1979.
  • Panesar married pharmacist Gursharan Rattan in a traditional Sikh ceremony in 2010 which later they separated.

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