All About Surya Kumar Yadav Profile

Surya Kumar Yadav is an Indian cricketer who plays in international matches from the side of India. He was born on 14th September 1990.

His full name is Surya Kumar Ashok Yadav. He plays for both ODIs and T20 international. In IPL he plays for Mumbai Indians. Surya Kumar Yadav is a right-handed batsman and also a right-arm pace and spin bowler. Before Playing in Mumbai Indians, he was playing in Kolkata knight Riders. On 14th March 2021, he made his T20 international debut for the Indian cricket team against England. He made his One-day international debut for India on the 18th of July 2021 against Sri Lanka. His jersey no is 63.

He was interested in cricket since his childhood. He also likes to play badminton. He lives in Varanasi. Due to the transfer of his father, he came to Mumbai. His father is an Electrical engineer. He works in BARC. At the age of 10, his father enrolled him in a cricket academy. He plays cricket in the streets of Mumbai. He has developed his skill in earlier times. He joined a cricket academy which was located in the BARC colony in Anushakti Nagar. After that, he went to Elf Vengsarkar Academy and played the age-group cricket in Mumbai.

Career Of Surya Kumar Yadav

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He made his first-class debut in the 2010-11 Ranji trophy against Delhi. He performed very well from the start of his career. He scored 73 runs by the side of Mumbai and was the only player to score fifty in Mumbai’s first innings. Then he became a regular member of Mumbai. In October 2018, he was selected for the deodar trophy. Again in 2019, he was named in the India C squad for the Deodhar trophy. Surya Kumar Yadav is the captain of the Mumbai cricket team in the 2020-21 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy.

Indian Premier League Career Of Surya Kumar Yadav

He receives an IPL contract from Mumbai Indians for the season of 2012. He was dismissed after just one match without scoring any run. Then he is bought by Kolkata Knight Riders in 2014. He comes into the headlines when he scored 46 runs in 20 balls against Mumbai Indians. He hit 5 sixes. After that, he become the vice-captain and played regularly. In 2018 auctions, he became the most expensive uncapped player worth 3.2 crores and was bought by Mumbai Indians. 

Surya Kumar Yadav IPL Stats

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International Career Of Surya Kumar Yadav

He was named in India’s T20 international in February 2021. He was selected in the match against England. On 14th March, he made his T20 debut for India against England. It was his maiden international call-up to the India cricket team. He got his first opportunity to bat on 18th march in a series against England. He hit six on the first ball. He became the first Indian to do this in T20 internationals.

He scored a half-century on that match. After this, he was selected in ODI against England. He comes in the crease on no 3 and played a game-changing performance. In June 2021, he was named in India’s one-day international and T20 international squads for their series against Sri Lanka. He made his ODI debut on the 18th of July 2021 against Sri Lanka. He scored half a century in that match. In September 2021, he was selected in India’s squad for the Men’s ICC T20 world cup.

Surya Kumar Yadav is 31 years old very well skilled batsman on the Indian cricket team. His ranking in one day international is 48. He has become a one-time man of the match. At present, he is a key member of Mumbai Indians. He is well known for his power-hitting innings. He is an all-rounder player. He is an aggressive batsman. He hit a double century against Orissa in only his third match of the session. Surya Kumar Yadav is married to Devisha Shetty in 2016.

Surya Kumar Yadav made his first List-A match debut in Vijay Hazare Trophy. In that match, he played for Mumbai against Gujarat. By his batting, he impressed everyone. Then he played a match against Delhi in 2010. He has scored 1000 plus massive runs in massive tournaments. Before going to Mumbai Indians, he played in KKR and he was bought by Kolkata Knight Riders in just 70 lakhs. But after that, he became the most expensive uncapped player and was bought by Mumbai Indians in 3.2 crores.

According to reports- he has a BMW car and a Toyota Fortuner. He has a Harley Davidson and a Mahindra Thar. His wife told in an interview with star sports that he takes chocolate brownies and vanilla-flavored ice cream before going to the crease. She tells that, he gets energized by the kinds of stuff and this is the reason behind his high-scoring traits.

Other Facts Of Surya Kumar Yadav

  • If he is not able to be a cricketer, then he wanted to become a pilot.
  • Surya Kumar Yadav is an animal lover and also a bird lover.
  • He also loved to play badminton and was asked by his father to choose any between cricket and badminton.
  • He tattooed the name of his parents on his right arm. He is soo much attached to his parents. His parent’s name is Ashok Kumar Yadav and SapnaYadav.
  • In order to increase their physical and mental strength, Yadav goes for different types of vigorous exercises than other workouts.

A cricketer must know how to handle pressure in tough times and Surya Kumar Yadav knows this very well. He performs very well in hard times and doesn’t even take the pressure. He maintained his order of batting. He is also a very good fielder. He saved many runs for his team with his fielding skills. He had not played in any test matches. but after some time, we will see him in test matches.

Personal Information
Full Name Surya Kumar Ashok Yadav
Born14 September 1990 (age 31)
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Height5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
BowlingRight-arm medium, off spin[1]
International Information
National SideIndia (2021-Present)
ODI debut
(cap 236)
18 July 2021 v Sri Lanka
Last ODI
ODI shirt no.
23 July 2021 v Sri Lanka
T20I debut
(cap 85)
14 March 2021 v England
Last T20I
T20I shirt no.
24 October 2021 v Pakistan
Domestic Team Information
2021 – PresentMumbai
2021, 2018 – PresentMumbai Indians (squad no. 77)
2014 – 2017Kolkata knight Riders (squad no. 212)
Career Statistics
Runs scored1241505,3262,903
Batting average62.0046.3339.6838.19
Top Score5357200134*
Bolls Bowled1,154430
Bowling average22.9163.00
5 wickets in00
10 Wickets in00
Best Bowling4/472/20