|Human Parakh Quick Information|
|height||5 feet 8 inches|
|Date of birth||31 July 2003|
|eye color||dark brown|
human connoisseur is an Indian professional cricketer who came to prominence in February 2022 as a member of the Indian team (although he did not make it to the playing XI in any of India’s matches) which won 2022 ICC (International Cricket Council) Under-19 Cricket World Cup, This was India’s fourth consecutive appearance in the finals of the tournament after losing attempts in 2016 and 2020 and winning campaigns in 2018. This was also the 5th time that India won the trophy after victorious campaigns in 2000, 2008, 2012 and 2018. A few months before that, in December 2021, Manav was part of the Indian team (though he did not make it to the playing XI in any of India’s matches) which won in 2021. acc (Asian Cricket Council) Under-19 Asia Cup, This was the 8th time that India had won the competition out of the 9 editions it had played.
name at birth
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Manav, after graduating high school, had joined Loyola CollegeA private Catholic institute in his hometown Chennai to pursue B.Com (Bachelor of Commerce) degree.
- father – His father is a businessman.
- siblings – Rohit Parakh (Older Brother) (Cricketer)
5 feet 8 inches or 173 cm
72 kg or 158.5 lbs
Caste / Ethnicity
- toned physique
- side-cropped, pointed hair
- friendly smile
- sport a thin mustache
human knowledge facts
- Manav first came into limelight on the Indian domestic scene through his scintillating all-round performance in the 2018 edition. Vijay Merchant Trophy (National Under-16 Cricket Championship) where he scored 408 runs in just 7 innings and also took 23 wickets.
- However, his progress was severely hampered by a knee injury the following year as it kept him out of action for almost 12 months. Soon after the COVID-19 pandemic gripped the world, his return to cricket was delayed by another year.
- He could not make it to the playing XI in any of India’s 5 matches in 2021 ACC Under-19 Asia Cup And this trend continued in India’s first match of 2022. ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cupagainst South Africa. Soon after that match, 5 other members of the Indian team including India captain Yash Dhul and Manav were tested positive for COVID-19. This meant that all those players had to miss the next (and last) 2 matches of the group stage against Ireland and Uganda.
- Despite missing so many first-choice players, India managed to win those games with ease, top their group and qualify for the quarter-finals. Manav and all other members of India’s team who were affected by COVID-19 had recovered in time for that match against Bangladesh, and regular members of the team’s playing XI regained their places.
- When he was selected in India’s squad for 2022 ICC Under-19 Cricket World CupHe became the first player from Tamil Nadu state to be part of India’s squad for the biennial tournament after Washington Sundar in 2016.
Featured image by Manav Parakh / Instagram