Surya Kumar Yadav Profile, Stats, and biography

Suryakumar Yadav (born 14 September 1990) is an Indian international cricketer who plays for the Mumbai cricket team in Indian domestic cricket and the Mumbai Indians team in IPL.

Surya Kumar Yadav Profile, Stats, and biography Considered one of the best and fastest cricket players. Has drawn comparisons to Surya Kumar Yadav (AB de Villiers), often regarded as one of the greatest batsmen of all time due to his ability to hit the ball all around the ground, and now his name is 360 degrees. Surya is also known as SKY, somewhere in the career of a player like Surya, he has returned to the team after a long time.

  • FULL NAME:– Suryakumar Ashok Yadav
  • BORN:- September 14, 1990
  • HEIGHT:- 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
  • NATIONALITY:- Indian
  • ROLE:- Batsman/Right-handed, Right-arm medium Bowler
  • RELATION:- (S)Ashok Kumar Yadav (Father), Swapna Yadav (Mother), Devisha Shetty (Spouse)

He also captained the Mumbai cricket team in T20 and first-class cricket for a brief period in 2010.

He is a right-handed middle-order batsman and part-time right-arm spin bowler. He made his T20I debut for India on 14 March 2021 against England. And made his One Day International (ODI) debut for India against Sri Lanka on 18 July 2021.

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Surya Kumar Yadav Biography

Yadav’s family is from Hathoda village of Ghazipur, Uttar Pradesh. His father moved from Ghazipur to Mumbai for a job at the Bhabha Atomic Research Center. At that time Yadav was 10 years old. Surya learned this game while playing in the streets of Varanasi. At the age of 10, his father noticed Surya’s enthusiasm for the game and enrolled him in a cricket camp at BARC Colony in Anushakti Nagar. He then went to former international cricketer Dilip Vengsarkar’s ALF Vengsarkar Academy and played age-group cricket in Mumbai. He is an alumnus of Pillai College of Arts, Commerce and Science.

On 7 July 2016, Surya Kumar Yadav married Devisha Shetty.

Surya Kumar Yadav

After realizing that Suryakumar had the skill and talent for the game, his father enrolled him in a cricket camp at BARC Colony in Chembur. At the age of 12, he went to the Alf Vengsarkar Academy where he received guidance from former Indian great Dilip Vengsarkar.

Suryakumar studied at Pillai College of Arts, Commerce and Science. He won the MA Chidambaram Trophy for Best Under-22 Cricketer of the Year in 2011. His impressive run of 721 runs in seven matches at an average of 80.11, including four fifties and a couple of centuries.

Suriya is very fond of tattoos and has inked several designs and lettering on various parts of the body, including the pictures of his parents on the right shoulder.

Surya Kumar Yadav Domestic Career

Surya Kumar Yadav

Suryakumar made his List A debut for his home state Mumbai against Gujarat on 11 February 2010 in the Vijay Hazare Trophy. He played a quickfire inning of 41 runs in 37 balls and was the second highest scorer of the match.

A few months later, he made his T20 debut for Mumbai against Hyderabad in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy. He got out on the score of 5 and the team had to face a big defeat of 7 wickets.

The end of 2010 brought another opportunity for the young lad and he made his first-class debut against Delhi. This time Surya was probably in no mood to share his limelight with anyone as he top-scored in the match with 73 runs.

After a promising start, Surya took the 2011–12 Ranji season by storm and topped Mumbai’s run charts with 754 runs in 9 matches at an average of 68.54. He scored a double century in only the third match of the season against Orissa and followed it up with another century in the next match. He scored massive 1000+ runs at U23 level in 2011-12 season and won the MA Chidambaram Trophy.

Ahead of the 2014–15 Ranji season, Mumbai named Suryakumar as the captain of the team. Despite scoring 487 runs at 53.88, Suryakumar relinquished the captaincy after Mumbai lost by an innings and 44 runs to Tamil Nadu. The Mumbai batsman said that he wants to concentrate on his batting after giving up the captaincy.

The Mumbai star batsman was reinstated as the captain of the team a week before the start of the team’s 2019-20 season. The decision came as a surprise after the flamboyant batsman was dropped from the team last season.

He scored a blistering 94 in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Group B Super League match against Karnataka, helping Mumbai win by seven wickets.

Suryakumar was appointed as the captain of Mumbai for the 2020-21 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy.

Surya Kumar Yadav IPL Career

Surya Kumar Yadav

In the 2014 IPL auction, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) bought the Mumbai player for Rs 70 lakhs. He was part of the franchise’s title-winning team, scoring 164 runs in his debut season.

He made headlines in IPL 2015 when he scored a match-winning 46 off 20 balls against Mumbai Indians, surpassing Rohit Sharma’s brilliant 98.

He returned to Mumbai Indians in the 2018 IPL mega auction. As an uncapped player, he earned the biggest pay check of the auction – 3.2 crores. In the 2019 season, he played 16 matches and scored 424 runs at an average of 32.61 with a highest score of 71.

Suryakumar was outstanding in IPL 2020 with 480 runs at 40 and a strike rate of 145.01. He was the second highest run-scorer for Mumbai Indians behind Quinton de Kock as they won back-to-back IPL titles.

Ahead of the IPL 2022 mega auction, Suryakumar was retained by the Mumbai Indians as the fourth-choice player of the franchise. He scored 303 runs in eight matches at a strike rate of 145.67 before suffering an injury and subsequently being ruled out of the rest of the season.

Surya Kumar Yadav International Career

In February 2021, he was named in India’s Twenty20 International (T20I) squad for the series against England. This was his first international call-up to the Indian cricket team. He made his T20I debut for India against England on 14 March 2021. He then played the fourth match of the series on 18 March and got his first chance to bat, and hit the first ball he faced in international cricket for a six, becoming the first Indian to do so in T20 Internationals, and went on to score a half-century. For making . The following day, he was named in India’s One Day International (ODI) squad for their series against England. His game-changing performance at number 3 saw him described as an “X factor” player by his captain.

In June 2021, he was named in India’s One Day International (ODI) and Twenty20 International (T20I) squads for their series against Sri Lanka. He made his ODI debut for India on 18 July 2021 against Sri Lanka. On 21 July 2021, Yadav scored his maiden ODI fifty against Sri Lanka.

In July 2021, Suryakumar Yadav was called up as a replacement for India’s Test squad for the series against England. [In September 2021, Yadav was named in India’s squad for the 2021 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup. In November, he was included in India’s Test squad for the series against New Zealand.

In June 2022, he was named in India’s squad for the T20I series against Ireland.

In July 2022, Suryakumar Yadav scored his maiden T20I century against England at Trent Bridge in Nottingham, scoring 117 off 55 balls. He is only the 5th Indian player to score a century in T20Is, and only the 2nd player to bat fourth or lower. In October 2022, he became the fastest batsman to score 1000 runs in T20Is, reaching the milestone in 573 balls against South Africa.

On 30 October 2022, Yadav was ranked first in the ICC T20I rankings for batsmen.

On 27 October 2022, Yadav scored the fourth fastest fifty by an Indian batsman in a T20 World Cup, and his first in a T20 World Cup, reaching the mark in 25 balls against the Netherlands at the Sydney Cricket Ground.

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In November 2022, Suryakumar Yadav scored his second T20I century against New Zealand at Bay Oval in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand, scoring 111* off 51 balls with 11 fours and 7 sixes, becoming the second Indian to score two centuries in T20Is. in a calendar year and emulates Rohit Sharma’s record.

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What is Suryakumar Yadav’s highest score in IPL?

Answer:- Suryakumar Yadav is the leading run-scorer in the tournament for Mumbai with 512 runs (avg 36.57, s/r 133.33)

Who is called sky in cricket?

Answer:-Surya Kumar Yadav is called the sky of the cricket world, because he hits any ball over the wicket keeper.

Where does suryakumar yadav live from

Answer:- Surya Kumar Yadav is a cricketer from Mumbai City.

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