Vijay Shankar      

Full name Vijay Shankar

Born January 26, 1991, Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu

Current age 29 years 132 days

Major teams India, Chennai Super Kings, Chepauk Super Gillies, Delhi Daredevils, India A, India B, India C, India Cements, Lyca Kovai Kings, Rest of India, South Zone, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Tamil Nadu, Tamil Nadu Districts XI, TNCA President's 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 45 59 9 2242 111 44.84 4346 51.58 5 16 265 23 28 0
List A 88 76 16 2286 129 38.10 2526 90.49 2 12 179 44 32 0
T20s 90 70 18 1356 69 26.07 1050 129.14 0 4 92 52 50 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 45 57 3269 1751 33 4/52 5/89 53.06 3.21 99.0 2 0 0
List A 88 74 2262 1921 54 4/34 4/34 35.57 5.09 41.8 1 0 0
T20s 90 48 651 913 26 3/12 3/12 35.11 8.41 25.0 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 New Zealand A v India A at Lincoln, Feb 7-10, 2020 scorecard
List A debut Andhra v Tamil Nadu at Bangalore, Feb 20, 2012 scorecard
Last List A New Zealand A v India A at Christchurch, Jan 26, 2020 scorecard
T20s debut Andhra v Tamil Nadu at Bhadravati, Mar 17, 2013 scorecard
Last T20s Karnataka v Tamil Nadu at Surat, Dec 1, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/8, 66 India A v NZ A Lincoln 7 Feb 2020 FC
8, 1/74 India A v NZ A Christchurch 30 Jan 2020 FC
0/24, 19 India A v NZ A Christchurch 26 Jan 2020 LA
0/28, 41 India A v NZ A Christchurch 24 Jan 2020 LA
1/24, 20* India A v NZ A Lincoln 22 Jan 2020 LA
58, 0/50 India A v NZ XI Lincoln 19 Jan 2020 LA
13, 1/26 India A v NZ XI Lincoln 17 Jan 2020 LA
24, 0/6, 28 Tamil Nadu v U. Pradesh Kanpur 3 Jan 2020 FC
0/25, 12, 0/8, 5 Tamil Nadu v Karnataka Dindigul 9 Dec 2019 FC
0/21, 44 Tamil Nadu v Karnataka Surat 1 Dec 2019 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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