Amar Singh (cricketer)
|Full name||Ladhabhai Nakum Amar Singh|
|Born||4 December 1910|
Rajkot, Gujarat, British India
|Died||21 May 1940 (aged 29)|
Jamnagar, Gujarat, India
|Batting style||Right-hand bat|
|Bowling style||Right-arm fast-medium|
|Test debut (cap 1)||25 June 1932 v England|
|Last Test||15 August 1936 v England|
|5 wickets in innings||2||42|
|10 wickets in match||–||14|
Amar Singh was an Indian cricketer. His full name was Ladhabhai Nakum Amar Singh Lodha. He was a right arm fast bowler and an effective lower order batsman. Amar Singh was the first Indian to receive a test cap. He was born in Rajkot, Gujarat on 4 December 1910.
Amar Singh played for the Indian cricket team, Hindus cricket team and various teams in the first class cricket matches. He took 28 wickets and scored 292 runs in 7 Test cricket matches, playing for the Indian cricket team.
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- "Amar Singh". Cricinfo.