Basil Thampi is an Indian cricketer born in Ernakulam, Kerala on 11 September 1993. He is a right arm fast-medium bowler and bats right-handed. Thampi is known for his fiery bowling at speeds in excess of 140 kmph and is very good at bowling yorkers.
Thampi made his first-class debut for Kerala in the 2014–15 Ranji Trophy on 6 February 2015. In February 2017, he was bought by the Gujarat Lions team for the 2017 Indian Premier League (IPL) for 85 lakhs. During the 2017 season of IPL, Thampi received the “Emerging Player Award”.
Thampi was a net bowler for the Indian team during their four-match Test series against Australia in February–March 2017.In August 2019, he was named in the India Blue team’s squad for the 2019–20 Duleep Trophy.
|First-class debut||Kerala v Goa at Wayanad, Dec 7-10, 2014 scorecard|
|Last First-class||Andhra v Kerala at Ongole, Jan 27-29, 2020 scorecard|
|List A debut||Goa v Kerala at Secunderabad, Nov 7, 2014 scorecard|
|Last List A||Andhra v Kerala at Bengaluru, Oct 16, 2019 scorecard|
|T20s debut||Hyderabad (India) v Kerala at Visakhapatnam, Apr 1, 2014 scorecard|
|Last T20s||Kerala v Rajasthan at Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 15, 2019 scorecard|
In July 2018, he was named in the squad for India Blue for the 2018–19 Duleep Trophy, travelling through the flooding in Kerala to make the start of the season.In January 2018, he was bought by the Sunrisers Hyderabad in the 2018 IPL auction.
Bowling and Batting averages
Full name Basil Thampi
Born September 11, 1993, Ernakulam, Kerala
Current age 26 years 154 days
Major teams Gujarat Lions, Kerala, Sunrisers Hyderabad
Playing role Bowler
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium
|Address||Ernakulum, Kerala, India|
|Hobbies||listening to music|
|Net Worth||$0.5 Million|