Krishnakant Upadhyay is a professional cricket player from Uttar Pradesh who has been bought by the team of Pune Warriors to play for the IPL 5 season in 2012. Born in Agra in 1986, Upadhyay is a right hand batsman and also a right arm medium bowler.
Upadhyay played in 9 First class matches, with his highest score being 49*, at an average of 23.50 and a strike rate of 38.52. He bowled 1453 of 667 runs, taking 30 wickets overall. His bowling average accumulated to 22.23 at a strike rate of 48.4. Upadhyay played in 5 List A matches, scoring 26 runs at a batting average of 8.66 and a strike rate of 81.25. His bowling statistics show that he bowled 238 balls of 169 runs, taking 9 wickets. His bowling average accumulated to 18.77 with a strike rate of 26.4. Till date, Krishnakant played in 4 matches, with 90 balls of 124 runs and 4 wickets.