Shri Nayan Ramlal Mongia

About Me:

  • Name:

    Shri Nayan Ramlal Mongia

  • Category:

    Sports and Advanture

  • Award:

    Arjuna Award (1998)

  • Area:

    Former Indian cricketer


Biography: Nayan Ramlal Mongia (born 19 December 1969) is a former Indian cricketer. He was a right-handed batsman and a wicketkeeper.

Nayan Mongia was accused of match-fixing against West Indies as he gobbled up 21 balls to make a mere 4 runs along with Manoj Prabhakar who made a slow century. This resulted in West Indies win the match by 43 runs.

Mongia was dropped from the team in the year 2001. He was a lower order wicket-keeper batsman and batted occasionally on 7th or 8th position. He has represented India in 2 World Cups, 1996 and 1999.