2012 Season Statistics
|Birth Date||19 September 1977|
A classical opening batsman, Aakash Chopra’s strengths are his patience, solid technique, a still head and a hunger to score runs. The 34-year-old, who was an important contributor in India’s success on the tour of Australia in 2003-04, is an integral part of the Rajasthan team that has won back-to-back Ranji Trophies in the last two years. Chopra has a wealth of experience playing in a variety of conditions. He will be a great influence on the younger players in the Royals’ dugout.