Vijay Shankar      

Full name Vijay Shankar

Born January 26, 1991, Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu

Current age 28 years 267 days

Major teams India, Chennai Super Kings, Chepauk Super Gillies, Delhi Daredevils, India A, Lyca Kovai Kings, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Tamil Nadu Districts XI

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Vijay Shankar
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 12 8 1 223 46 31.85 246 90.65 0 0 20 4 7 0
T20Is 9 4 0 101 43 25.25 73 138.35 0 0 11 5 2 0
First-class 41 53 9 2099 111 47.70 4103 51.15 5 15 246 22 26 0
List A 77 65 15 1998 129 39.96 2223 89.87 2 11 160 39 31 0
T20s 78 62 17 1146 69 25.46 895 128.04 0 4 74 46 45 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 12 9 233 210 4 2/15 2/15 52.50 5.40 58.2 0 0 0
T20Is 9 6 126 191 5 2/32 2/32 38.20 9.09 25.2 0 0 0
First-class 41 52 3065 1630 32 4/52 5/89 50.93 3.19 95.7 2 0 0
List A 77 65 2064 1711 51 4/34 4/34 33.54 4.97 40.4 1 0 0
T20s 78 42 549 818 20 2/12 2/12 40.90 8.93 27.4 0 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Australia v India at Melbourne, Jan 18, 2019 scorecard
Last ODI India v West Indies at Manchester, Jun 27, 2019 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Sri Lanka v India at Colombo (RPS), Mar 6, 2018 scorecard
Last T20I India v Australia at Bengaluru, Feb 27, 2019 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Vidarbha v Tamil Nadu at Nagpur, Dec 1-4, 2012 scorecard
Last First-class Tamil Nadu v Delhi at Chennai, Jan 7-10, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Andhra v Tamil Nadu at Bangalore, Feb 20, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Gujarat v Tamil Nadu at Jaipur, Oct 16, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Andhra v Tamil Nadu at Bhadravati, Mar 17, 2013 scorecard
Last T20s Delhi Capitals v Sunrisers Hyderabad at Visakhapatnam, May 8, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
23, 1/24 Tamil Nadu v Gujarat Jaipur 16 Oct 2019 LA
90, 1/37 Tamil Nadu v M. Pradesh Jaipur 12 Oct 2019 LA
0/32, 72* Tamil Nadu v Railways Jaipur 9 Oct 2019 LA
1, 1/30 Tamil Nadu v Tripura Jaipur 6 Oct 2019 LA
0/6, 9* Tamil Nadu v J + K Jaipur 4 Oct 2019 LA
41, 0/14 Tamil Nadu v Bengal Jaipur 1 Oct 2019 LA
1/17, 91* Tamil Nadu v Bihar Jaipur 28 Sep 2019 LA
1, 1/19 Gillies v Dragons Chennai 15 Aug 2019 Other T20
6, 0/33 Gillies v Dragons Tirunelveli 11 Aug 2019 Other T20
3, 2/15 Gillies v Patriots Tirunelveli 9 Aug 2019 Other T20
Profile

A middle-order batsman who can grind attacks and bowl medium-pace, Vijay Shankar established himself as one of the key members of a Tamil Nadu side undergoing transition in 2014-15. Particularly strong off the pads, and with a fondness for driving on the up, Shankar made scores of 111, 82, 91, 103 in the Ranji Trophy knockouts to finish with 577 runs at 57.70 that season, after returning from a groin injury.

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Oct 19, 2019

Vijay Shankar provided crucial breakthroughs with the new ball for Tamil Nadu, Vijay Hazare Trophy 2019

Vijay Shankar provided crucial breakthroughs with the new ball for Tamil Nadu

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Oct 9, 2019

B Aparajith celebrates his hundred with childhood friend Vijay Shankar, Tamil Nadu v Railways, Vijay Hazare Trophy 2019, Jaipur, October 9, 2019

B Aparajith celebrates his hundred with childhood friend Vijay Shankar

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Oct 1, 2019

Tamil Nadu's players get together, Bengal v Tamil Nadu, Vijay Hazare Trophy 2019-20, Jaipur, October 1, 2019

Tamil Nadu's players get together

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