Vijay Shankar      

Full name Vijay Shankar

Born January 26, 1991, Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu

Current age 27 years 323 days

Major teams India, Chennai Super Kings, 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
T20Is Insights on t20i 5 1 0 17 17 17.00 19 89.47 0 0 3 0 1 0
First-class 38 48 8 1898 111 47.45 3717 51.06 5 12 228 21 25 0
List A 58 50 11 1448 129 37.12 1573 92.05 2 8 119 29 22 0
T20s Insights on t20 59 45 15 818 69 27.26 648 126.23 0 4 55 29 34 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
T20Is Insights on t20i 5 5 102 153 3 2/32 2/32 51.00 9.00 34.0 0 0 0
First-class 38 48 2879 1466 31 4/52 5/89 47.29 3.05 92.8 2 0 0
List A 58 49 1615 1341 43 4/34 4/34 31.18 4.98 37.5 1 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 59 36 477 710 17 2/12 2/12 41.76 8.93 28.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
T20I debut Sri Lanka v India at Colombo (RPS), Mar 6, 2018 scorecard
Last T20I Bangladesh v India at Colombo (RPS), Mar 18, 2018 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Vidarbha v Tamil Nadu at Nagpur, Dec 1-4, 2012 scorecard
Last First-class New Zealand A v India A at Whangarei, Nov 30-Dec 3, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Andhra v Tamil Nadu at Bangalore, Feb 20, 2012 scorecard
Last List A New Zealand A v India A at Mount Maunganui, Dec 11, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Andhra v Tamil Nadu at Bhadravati, Mar 17, 2013 scorecard
Last T20s Delhi Daredevils v Mumbai Indians at Delhi, May 20, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
42, 1/12 India A v NZ A Mount Maunganui 11 Dec 2018 LA
0/32, 59 India A v NZ A Mount Maunganui 9 Dec 2018 LA
0/12, 87* India A v NZ A Mount Maunganui 7 Dec 2018 LA
71, 0/32 India A v NZ A Whangarei 30 Nov 2018 FC
0/38 India A v NZ A Hamilton 23 Nov 2018 FC
62, 1/80 India A v NZ A Mount Maunganui 16 Nov 2018 FC
1/51, 17 Tamil Nadu v M. Pradesh Dindigul 1 Nov 2018 FC
4, 2/62 India C v India B Delhi 27 Oct 2018 LA
3/40 India C v India A Delhi 25 Oct 2018 LA
2/44, 35 India C v India B Delhi 24 Oct 2018 LA
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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Sep 27, 2018

Vijay Shankar scored a quickfire century, Tamil Nadu v Assam, Vijay Hazare Trophy 2018, Group C, Chennai, September 27, 2018

Vijay Shankar scored a quickfire century

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Sep 27, 2018

Vijay Shankar carves one through the off side, Tamil Nadu v Assam, Vijay Hazare Trophy 2018, Group C, Chennai, September 27, 2018

Vijay Shankar carves one through the off side

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Jun 17, 2018

Vijay Shankar appeals, ECB XI v India A, Tour match, Headingley, June 17, 2018

Vijay Shankar appeals

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