Vijay Shankar Biography
Vijay Shankar is an Indian cricketer who plays for Tamil Nadu cricket group. He is an all-rounder who is right handed batsman and bowls right-arm medium pace. In the Indian Premier League, he played one counterpart for the Chennai Super Kings in 2014 and four for Sunrisers Hyderabad in 2017.
DATE OF BIRTH
Vijay Shankar was born on 26 January 1991 in Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu.
Hailing from a family that cherishes cricket, Vijay had no absence of chances in the first place. His dad, who is a previous club cricketer, had an improvised net built on the terrace of their home with the goal that his child could bat and bowl effectively. Vijay sharpened his aptitudes bat and bowl with his brother, who is likewise an league cricketer.
LIST A MATCH
Vijay Shankar made his presentation for Tamil Nadu at 21 years old in a List-A match against Andhra in February 2012.
TAMIL NADU CRICKET
He scored 6 runs. In his first class debut for Tamil Nadu, Vijay scored 63 runs and took 2 wickets for his group. He pursued this with an unbeaten century in the following match, hence reporting his entry.
Playing for Tamil Nadu, he won two man of the match grants in the knockout phase of 2014-2015 Ranji Trophy. In the quarterfinal against Vidarbha, he scored 111 and 82 for which he was named
This diversion was additionally drawn and Tamil Nadu advanced to the last on first-innings lead. In the last against Karnataka, he scored 5 and 103 and picked 1/92. Be that as it may, Karnataka enlisted an innings triumph to take the title.
In October 2018, he was named in India C’s squad for the 2018– 19 Deodhar Trophy.He was the main wicket-taker in the competition, with seven wickets in three matches. The next month, he was named as one of eight players to watch in front of the 2018– 19 Ranji Trophy.
Given with the duty of captaincy, Vijay drove his group to a triumphant triumph in Vijay Hazare and Deodhar trophies.
INDIAN PREMIERE LEAGUE
In the Indian Premier League, he played one counterpart for the Chennai Super Kings in 2014 and four for Sunrisers Hyderabad in 2017.His most elevated batting score was 63 not out against Gujarat Lions on 13 May 2017. In January 2018, he was purchased by the Delhi Daredevils in the 2018 IPL sell off for 3.2 crores. He was exchanged back to the Sunrisers Hyderabad for the 2019 IPL season.
On 20 November 2017, he was named as Bhuvneshwar Kumar’s substitution in India’s Test squad for their arrangement against Sri Lanka, yet he didn’t play.
In February 2018, he was named in India’s Twenty20 International squad for the 2018 Nidahas Trophy. He made his T20I debut for India against Sri Lanka in the 2018 Nidahas Trophy on 6 March 2018.He took his first wicket in T20Is in his second match expelling Mushfiqur Rahim by means of Umpire Decision Review System.
In the second match of the 2018 Nidahas Trophy, he took two wickets for 32 runs, with India winning by 6 wickets, and he was named the player of the match. On February 2019 he scored 14 &27 runs against new zealand in two T20.
- In January 2019, Shankar was named the replacement for Hardik Pandya, who was restricted for his disputable comments on a TV appear, for the staying two ODIs of the Australian visit and the entire constrained overs arrangement in New Zealand.
- On 18 January 2019 he made his ODI debut against Australia at Melbourne Cricket Ground.
- In January 2019 Shankar scored ODIs 45 runs against new zealand.