Vijay Shankar Biography Net Worth Age Height Wife Photos
Vijay Shankar is an Indian Cricketer.He was born on 26th January’1991 in Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu, India.His father is a former club Cricketer.He got married to his girlfriend Vaishali Visweswaran on 27th January’2021.
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Full Name:Vijay Shankar
Vijay Shankar Physical Stats & More:
in centimeters- 183 cm
in meters- 1.83 m
in feet inches- 6’ 0”
in kilograms- 75 kg
in pounds- 165 lbs
Chest: 40 inches
Waist: 32 inches
Biceps: 12 inches
Eye Colour-Dark Brown
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Vijay Shankar Cricket Career:
T20- 6 March 2018 against Sri Lanka at Colombo, Sri Lanka
ODI- 18 January 2019 against Australia at Melbourne
Test- Did Not Play
Chennai Super Kings
Lyca Kovai Kings
Tamil Nadu Districts XI
Vijay Shankar Net Worth:$2 million(approx)
Vijay Shankar Personal Life:
Date of Birth:26 January 1991
Age:30 Years(as in 2021)
Hometown:Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu, India
School:Modern Senior Secondary School, Nangainallur, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
College/University:Guru Nanak College, Chennai
Coach:S Balaji, WV Raman
Girlfriend Family & More:
Marriage Date:27 January 2021
Father- H. Shankar (Former club cricketer)
Mother- Name Not Known
Brother Ajay Shankar (Elder)
Few Facts About Vijay Shankar:
-Vijay started playing cricket at a very young age his father and brother him a lot.
-In starting he bowled as an offspinner but later changed to medium pace to become the part of ‘Tamil Nadu’ cricket team as a number of spinners were already there.
-In 2012 he made his debut for ‘Tamil Nadu’ against ‘Andhra’ at Bangalore.
-In the same year, he made his first-class debut against ‘Vidarbha’ in ‘2012-2013 Ranji Trophy’ at Nagpur, in which he scored 63 runs not out and also picked 2 wickets.
-‘Chennai Super Kings’ picked him three times in 2013, 2014, and 2015 for the ‘Indian Premier League’ (IPL).But he got chance to play in only one season.
-He scored 577 runs in just 7 matches in 2014-15 IPL season.
-His hard work helped him to play for ‘India A’ and he made his debut against ‘Australia A.’
-Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) took him for Rs 35 lakhs for the ‘2016 IPL’ auction in 2016.
-He got an opportunity to be the part of ‘India’ squad for their Test series against ‘Sri Lanka’ after replacing Bhuvneshwar Kumar but wasn’t in the playing XI in November’2017.
-He got another opportunity to make his debut for ‘India’ in ‘2018 Nidahas Trophy’ (T20I).
-‘Delhi Daredevils’ (DD) took him for Rs 3.2 crore for the ‘2018 IPL’ auction.