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Vijay Shankar Wiki & Biography
Vijay Shankar is an Indian Cricketer who plays his cricket for Tamil Nadu. He is a an all-rounder who bats with the right hand and bowls right arm medium pace. Hailing from Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu, he is a middle order batsman who can grind good bowling attacks with his batting shots and bowl a medium pace. As a teenager, Vijay Shankar improved his skills on his Terrace which doubled up as a make-shift indoor net, with his father and brother Ajay, who played lower-division cricket in Tamil Nadu. Vijay Shankar used to bowl off spin till the age of the 20, then he changed to medium pace.
He made his first-class debut at the age of 21 against Vidharbha in Nagpur. He scored 63 not out and took two wickets on his debut.
He played one match for Chennai Super kings in the IPL 2014 and in 2017 he played four matches for Sunrisers Hyderabad. In January 2018, he was bought by the Delhi Daredevils in the 2018 IPL auction
He has been part of discussion involving his selection in Indian cricket for long time. . The 26-year-old has also been part of the India A squad and is an emerging allrounder. He hails from a cricket loving family as his father is a club cricketer and his brother also plays league cricket. To support his dream of becoming cricketer, his father constructed a net-practice facility at the terrace of their two-storey house in Madipakkam, a Chennai suburb.
Vijay is known as hard hitting batsman, but he has capability to to bat long too. He made his Ranji Trophy debut in 2012-13, playing three games and scoring an unbeaten century. His breakthrough season was 2014-15 in which he scored 577 runs in seven matches scoring two centuries and three fifties. There is no doubt that Vijay Shankar has capability to become medium pace allrounder for team India.
Vijay Shankar Height, Age, DOB, Weight
|Style||Right-handed Batsman, Right Arm Medium fast bowler|
|Age||27 years 31 days|
|Date of Birth||January 26, 1991|
|Zodiac/ Star Sign||Aquarius|
|Caste and religion||Hindu|
|Home town||Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu|
|Vijay Shankar Height||5 feet 9 inches|
|Weight||65 kgs (Approx)|
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Vijay Shankar Cricket Profile & debut details
|Teams Played||Chennai Super Kings, Lyca Kovai Kings, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Tamil Nadu Districts XI|
|Style and Role||Right-handed Batsman, Right Arm Medium fast bowler|
|ODI Debut||Not Yet|
|T20s Debut||Andhra v Tamil Nadu at Bhadravati, Mar 17, 2013|
|Test Debut||Not yet|
|First Class Debut||Vidarbha v Tamil Nadu at Nagpur, Dec 1-4, 2012|
|List A debut||Andhra v Tamil Nadu at Bangalore, Feb 20, 2012|
|T20Is Debut||Not Yet|
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