Vijay Shankar

India Vijay Shankar

Plays for India
Age 28 years 276 days
Born January 26, 1991, Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu
Batting Style Right-hand bat
Bowling Style Right-arm medium
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.
Major Teams Affiliated With
India Chennai Super Kings Chepauk Super Gillies
Delhi Daredevils India A Lyca Kovai Kings
Sunrisers Hyderabad Tamil Nadu Districts XI

Batting Performance - as in the API

League 50 100 St Ct 6s 4s Ave HS Runs NO Inns Mat
listA 11 2 0 31 40 163 38.77 129 2055 15 68 80
firstClass 15 5 0 26 22 246 47.70 111 2099 9 53 41
T20Is 0 0 0 2 5 11 25.25 43 101 0 4 9
ODIs 0 0 0 7 4 20 31.85 46 223 1 8 12

Bowling Performance - as in the API

League 10 5w 4w Econ Ave BBM BBI Wkts Runs Balls Inns Mat
listA 0 0 1 4.99 33.98 4/34 4/34 51 1733 2082 67 80
firstClass 0 0 2 3.19 50.93 5/89 4/52 32 1630 3065 52 41
T20Is 0 0 0 9.09 38.20 2/32 2/32 5 191 126 6 9
ODIs 0 0 0 5.40 52.50 2/15 2/15 4 210 233 9 12
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