Pinal Rohitbhai Shah, has played the role of a wicketkeeper so far and he is a right-handed batsman. As a part of India’s U-19 team, he has been credited for having a 1st-class double century. Pinal has also played for India red and Baroda. At present, he is a part of the Rajasthan Royals team to play at the IPL 5 season 2012.
Pinal made his debut in cricket in the form of a Test Match held from 1st of December, 2005. This match was played between Baroda and Uttar Pradesh; wherein Baroda was victorious. It won by 93 runs and an innings to spare. In the first innings, Pinal could make 31 runs in 47 balls; inclusive of 3 boundaries.
From the side of Mumbai Indians, he played his IPL match against Delhi Daredevils on 24th of May, 2008; wherein Mumbai Indians lost the match by 5 wickets with 1 ball to spare. In this 20-over match, Pinal was out on a duck.
Pinal has played 50 first-class matches till date. He has made 2266 runs. ‘217 not out’ was his highest score. In 36 Twenty20 matches that have been played so far, 421 runs have been made, in which 71 was his highest score. He played in 33 List A matches, scoring 872 runs, with 157* being his highest score.