We have moved quickly following the season to secure Atharva Taide as our professional for 2022. Atharva is a 21 year old Left Hand Bat & Slow Left Arm Orthodox Bowler who plays for Vidarbha in Indian first class cricket. Atharva has played two tests for India U19’s with a top score of 177 against Sri Lanka U19’s.
Atharva spent his first season in the UK in 2021 with Lancaster CC in the Northern League and had a fantastic summer finishing top of both the leagues batting and bowling stats. In 19 league games he scored 1,020 runs at an average of 68 with eleven scores of fifty and above with a top score of 132*, and took 54 wickets at an average of 10.17 with four five wicket hauls. In 6 cup and T20 games he scored a further 150 runs and took 12 wickets for Lancaster.