All About Mayank Agarwal And His Cricket Career

He has been a prolific opening batsman since he was 13 at Bishop Cotton Boys school in Bangalore. He further modelled his battling technique in Virender. Mayank Agarwal is an Indian international cricketer whose primary role is to play as a right-handed top-order battler. Mayank played for the Karnataka cricket team, domestic cricket, and captained Pune Jan kings in the Indian premier league.

He came to prominence in the early 19 years of age, where he was privileged to be part of the Cooch Bahar trophy in 2008- 09 and the  2010 ICC cricket world cup. He was lucky to lead run-getter for India in these two consecutive years. He, therefore, was named the best player for Karnataka in the same year in the premier league that year.

In his career, in 2017, he scored his authentic maiden century in his first-class cricket, where he scored 304, where he was battling for the Karnataka playing against Maharashtra. It was a game that who played for the trophy of Ranji trophy. It was his 50th triple century in the first-class cricket match in India. During the same month the same year, he also scored 1000 runs in his first-class cricket. In the year 2017-18, he was the leading scorer in the Ranji Trophy, where he managed to finish the tournament with 1160 runs in total.

In November 2019, Mayank Agarwal hit his second double century. He had only played his eighth match against Bangladesh, thereby recording the highest score of 243. in November 2020, he was selected for in the T20I, ODI, and the Test squad, which was to be involved in the Australian tour. In the first test in Australia, he scored the 1000th  run test becoming the fastest Indian batsman. In 2022, he was drafted for a replacement for the ODIs against the west indies due to COVID and personal reasons.

Mayank Agarwal, as of 2019, managed to score 857 runs which is the highest by an Indian batsman in cricket history. Despite this achievement, he lost his position to Gill after failing for three consecutive matches. He managed in his comeback against New Zealand National Team, and in the second match, he managed to score 150 for the first innings and 62 for the subsequent innings. He was then awarded the man of the match. He retained his position against South Africa, and amidst the match, he was ruled out due to an Armstrong injury. He came from injury and struggled to feature to his best form in the fifth game.

Personal Information About Mayank

Real NameMayank Agarwal
Date of Birth16 February 1991
Birth PlaceBangalore, Karnataka in India
Age31 years
NationalityIndian
BattingRight-handed Bat
Nature of fieldCalm
Eye colourBlack
Hair colourBlack
Height1.75 feet
ReligionHinduism
HobbiesListening to Music

Family Background Of Mayank Agarwal

Mayank Agarwal was born in Bangalore in a brahmin family. His parents reside in Bangalore. His father’s name is Anurag Agarwal, a builder, and a businessman. His mother is called Suchitra Sign. He has an elder brother who has been his role model Raj Kishan is a former state-level cricketer.

In addition to his background, he belongs to the Brahmin caste and follows the Hindu religion. Mayank is schooled in Bishop Cotton Boys, located in Bangalore. After that, he graduated from Jain University, also found in Bangalore. After completing school, he entered into a relationship with his childhood friend Ashita Sood in a long-term engagement that led to a fruitful marriage. It happened that he met her at the party organized by her parents. It was love at first sight. They got engaged in the year 2018 in Bangalore. The couple loves to travel, and Australia’s their favourite place to visit.

Achievements Of Mayank Agarwal

  • In 2008-09, he managed to strike 432 runs, an average of 54.0 in just five matches. These runs were of the Bhar trophy, a super competition of the under-19 players. He managed to hit a match-winning 160 for the Indian nation
  • In 2010, he was aged nineteen years when he achieved to be the highest runner getter for India in the under-19 world cup. He also scored many runs in the same year in the ICC under-19 cricket world cup. He managed to become victorious over all his competitors in the match. He became the man of the series in the Karnataka premier league. It resulted in his demand in 2011 from other teams leading to his debut to Royal Challenger Bangalore.
  • He played for the Indian premier league team Royal Challengers in 2011-13. he also managed to play for Delhi daredevils in 2014-16. he managed to do impressively for the teams. He led the teams, and the teams excelled exemplary in their tournaments due to his impact on the field.
  • In October 2018, Mayank was named in India’s squad for the 2018-19 deodar trophy. In the same year, he managed to make his first-class debut to Punjab, where he was privileged to participate in the Ranji Trophy, which was played on 1st November 2018. he managed to be the leading wicket-tacker for the Punjab team in that tournament. He managed to make 29 dismissals in six matches. He was awarded the Mdhavrio Scindia award to record the highest scores in the same year.
  • In 2020, he scored highly in the maiden Indian premier league century for the Kings XI¬† Punjab, played against Rajasthan Royals in the renowned Sharjah Cricket Stadium.

All Format Career Summary of Mayank Agarwal

IPL Career Of Mayank Agarwal

Mayank Agarwal, in his twenties, managed to play for his home team, Royal challengers, in the year 2011. he had debuted from Karnataka and made his first-class arrival for the IPL arena. The top-order batsman was never afraid to go against the bowlers. He managed to secure his maiden fifty against a strong opponent Lsitha Malinga & co, a knock comprised six fours and four sixes. Despite possessing the most attacking shots, one thing that has been missing from him is the consistency required in cricket. It took him around three years to be featured again in the IPL half-century.

He managed to represent Delhi Daredevils from year 2014-to 2016. in his second year, he became more productive in his career. Ahead of the season in 2017, he was sold to Ising Pune Supergiant, where he only took part in three matches was their fourth dropped due to poor performance. He was traded to Kings XI Punjab in the 2018 IPL season though he never contributed much to the team’s success. He only managed 120 runs in 11 matches. In Ipl 2022 Mayank Agarwal buys by the team Punjab Kings in 12 Crores.

T20 Career Of Mayank Agarwal

Mayank Agarwal started his ODI career in the year 2010. his dashing batsmanship significantly impacted it. He officially started the contract in 2011 with the Roya challengers. While at bishop Cotton Boys school, he managed to model his career on T20 while battling on Virender Sehwag. He did progressively and saw him progress well in his T20 records, which he seemed official while playing with Royal challengers. They also took his records on the internal battling field. He managed to record 295 battling runs record, which was his highest. He also managed to complete 3917 runs in all the competitions he participated in.

ODI Career Of Mayank Agarwal

Mayank Agarwal has completed 86 runs in his cricket career in his ODI career. It has not been that impressive. Since his debut to Royal Challenger, he scored several crucial runs, which amounted to his ranking in history. However, that was not sufficient, for he was not featured in other tournaments played in Bangladesh. In terms of mathematics ranking statistics, he has been ranked number five in all the competitions in which he was inclusively involved.

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FAQ

1. Is Mayank Agarwal capped?

He is likely to replace KL Rahul in captaining Kings Punjab. It is because the favourite has missed out on the matches lately. It happened that Mayank Agarwal was the only player retained by the team before the IPL mega action of 2022.

2. How many centuries has Mayank Agarwal had?

Four centuries

3. How much is Mayank’s net worth?

His net worth is approximately 3.5 million USD. When this money is converted into Indian rupees, it is 26 crore rupees.

4. How old is Mayank?

Mayank is 31 years of age as of the year 2022.