Birth date 10 Dec 1988 (30 years)
Nationality India India
Team history
Knight Riders 2008 - present

Rohan Banerjee was born in a small village in Bengal. He is a left handed batsman who displayed early symptoms of expertise with the bat and adroit moves. He had not imagined in his wildest dreams that his fervor and passion for cricket would end up with him participating in India’s largest cricket tournament in 2008.

Banerjee was a part of the Bengal Under-14 team and later the Under-19 team. During his stint with these teams, he exhibited some illustrious performances that impressed the IPL selectors. In this way, he was offered a place in the Kolkata Knight Riders team. His solid technique and careful strokes ensure a marvelous future.

Banerjee debuted in First class cricket in a match against Services at Kolkata (Eden Gardens) from 16th to 18th November 2008. In the 1st innings, his play was exemplary as he scored 176 runs in 326 balls with the aid of 21 boundaries. This match was won by Bengal by an innings and 226 runs.

Career Highlights

Rohan Banerjee has participated in 5 First class matches in which he has accrued 240 runs at a batting strike rate of 46.42 and batting average of 48. His highest score was 176. Overall, he has hit 27 fours and 1 century and has taken 5 catches.