Shreyas Iyer Biography, Wiki, Age, Height, Weight, Net Worth, Wife, IPL Career

Shreyas Iyer Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Family, Net Worth, Contract, Birthday, Parents, Sister, Girlfriend, Education, Hobbies, Photos, Wife, Social Media, and more.

Shreyas Iyer is an Indian cricketer who plays for the Mumbai Cricket team. He is a member of the Tamil Brahmin dynasty. Since he was a young boy, he enjoyed playing cricket. Shreyas began playing cricket at the age of 12 and undoubtedly rose to prominence as a middle-order batsman for the Indian National Team. Iyer has a long career ahead of him, even though he is only 27 years old and single. Shreyas is going to get better and become one of the best fighters in the world with so many incredible knockouts already under his belt.  

Shreyas Iyer Biography, Wiki, Age, Height, Weight, Net Worth, Wife, IPL Career

Shreyas Iyer Biography

Nick NameIyer
Real nameShreyas Santosh Iyer
Profession                                          Cricketer
Date of birth6 December 1994
BirthplaceMumbai, Maharashtra
Age29 year old (as of 2023)
NationalityIndian
Zodiac SignSagittarius
GenderMale
SchoolDon Bosco High School, Matunga
Girlfriend/SpouseNot Known
Sexual OrientationStraight
Net worthNot Known
RoleBatsman
Batting StyleRight-hand bat
Bowling StyleRight arm offbreak, Legbreak googly
DebutTest– vs New Zealand at Green Park, Nov 25, 2021,
ODI– vs Sri Lanka at Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium, Dec 10, 2017, T20 – vs New Zealand at Arun Jaitley Stadium, Nov 01, 2017,
IPL – vs Chennai Super Kings at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Apr 09, 2015
Coach/MentorPravin Amre

Who is Shreyas Iyer?

Shreyas Santosh Iyer is a famous Indian international cricketer who plays for the Indian cricket team as a right-handed batter.

Shreyas Iyer Wikipedia

Shreyas Iyer was born in a Tamil Brahmin family on 6 December 1994, in Mumbai, India. His father’s name is Santosh Iyer he is a businessman and his mother Rohini Iyer is a homemaker he also has one sister. He pursued his graduation from Podar College in Mumbai. He was fond of playing cricket and started playing cricket at the age of 12 and got noticed by coach Pravin Amre.

Shreyas Iyer Education Qualification

SchoolDon Bosco High School, Matunga
CollageRamniranjan Anandilal Podar College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai
Education qualificationBachelor of Commerce (B.Com)

Shreyas Iyer Family

Parents NameFather– Santosh Iyer (Businessman)
Mother– Rohini Iyer
Sister’s NameShrestha
Brother’s NameNot Known
WifeNot Known

Shreyas Iyer Age, Nationality, Religion

Shreyas Santosh Iyer was born in a Tamil Brahmin Family on 6 December 1994 (Age: 29 years old as of 2023) in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

Age29 year old (as of 2023)
Zodiac signSagittarius
NationalityIndian

Shreyas Iyer Wife           

Girlfriend Not Known
Marital statusUnmarried
KidsNon

Shreyas Iyer Height and Weight

HeightIn centimeters- 178 cm
In meters- 1.78 m
In feet inches- 5’10”
WeightIn kilograms- 65 kg
In pounds- 143 Ibs
Eyes ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Body measurementChest- 40 inches
Waist- 30 inches
Biceps- 14 inches

Shreyas Iyer IPL Career

In February 2015, Iyer was signed in the 2015 IPL player auction by the Delhi Daredevils for 2.6 crores, and in April 2018, he was announced as the new caption of Delhi Daredevils replacing Gautham Gambhir and became the youngest caption to lead Delhi Daredevils team in the IPL history.

Shreyas Iyer ODI Career

  • In November 2017, Iyer was named in India’s One Day International (ODI) squad for their series against Sri Lanka.
  • He made his ODI debut for India against Sri Lanka on 10 December 2017. He scored 88 from 70 balls in the 2nd ODI against Sri Lanka at Mohali.
  • On 5 February 2020, in the first ODI against New Zealand, Iyer scored 103 off 107 balls, his maiden century in ODI cricket.
  • On 18 December 2019, in the second ODI against the West Indies, Iyer Scored 31 runs in one over, the most scored by a batsman for India in a single over in ODIs.
Shreyas Iyer Biography, Wiki, Age, Height, Weight, Net Worth, Wife, IPL Career

Shreyas Iyer International Cricket

EventDateAchievement
Test DebutMarch 2017Made Test debut as a substitute fielder in the fourth Test against Australia, ran out Steve O’Keefe for 8.
T20I DebutNovember 1, 2017He made his Test debut against New Zealand, scoring a century in his debut Test match.
ODI DebutDecember 10, 2017Made ODI debut against Sri Lanka. Scored 88 runs from 70 balls in the 2nd ODI against Sri Lanka.
Record-Breaking ODI PerformanceDecember 18, 2019Scored 31 runs in one over against West Indies, setting a record for an Indian batsman in ODIs.
T20I SuccessJanuary 24, 2020Scored an unbeaten 58 off 29 balls against New Zealand, declared Man of the Match
Consistency in T20IsJanuary 26, 2020Scored 44 off 33 balls in the second T20I against New Zealand.
Maiden ODI CenturyFebruary 5, 2020Scored his maiden ODI century (103 off 107 balls) against New Zealand.
T20 World CupSeptember 2021Named as a reserve player for India in the 2021 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.
Test Debut and Maiden CenturyNovember 25, 2021He made his Test debut against New Zealand, scoring a century in his debut Test match.
Breaking Records2022Broke Virat Kohli’s record for most runs by an Indian batsman in a 3-match T20I bilateral series against Sri Lanka. Scored 204 runs with three consecutive unbeaten half-centuries.
Outstanding PerformancesMarch 2022Named Man of the Match for scoring two crucial fifties in the second Test match against Sri Lanka on a challenging turning track. Recognized as the ICC Player of the Month for February 2022.
Second ODI CenturyOctober 9, 2022Achieved his 2nd ODI century, scoring 113 off 111 balls against South Africa in the 2nd of 3 ODI matches.
Third ODI Century24th September 24, 2023He scored 105 runs in 90 balls Against Australia at Holkar Cricket Stadium in Indore, India.

Shreyas Iyer Best Records

  • Part of the Indian cricket team that reached the ICC Cricket World Cup Semifinals in 2019.
  • Scored a century on his ODI debut against New Zealand in 2019.
  • Known for his outstanding fielding skills and acrobatic catches.
  • Consistently performs well in domestic cricket, earning him a place in the national team.

Shreyas Iyer Achievements

  • Represented the India A cricket team in various international tours.
  • Received the Emerging Cricketer of the Year award by the BCCI in 2018.
  • Praised for his calm and composed captaincy in the IPL.
  • Recognized as a talented middle-order batsman with a bright future in Indian cricket.

Shreyas Iyer Award and Recognitions

  • Consistently among the top run-scorers in the IPL.
  • Earned the respect of senior cricketers for his dedication to the sport.
  • Considered one of the most promising young captains in Indian cricket.
  • Admired for his elegant batting style and ability to build partnerships.

Favorite Things

Favorite ActorNot Known
Favorite ActressJessica Alba, Scarlett Johansson, Deepika Padukone
Favorite ColourNot Known
Favorite PlaceNot Known
Favorite FoodSambar, Rasam, Patato curry, Pappadum with rice, Pani Puri
Favorite CricketerAB De Villiers
Favorite Tennis PlayerRoger Federer
Favorite Football Player(s)Cristiano Ronaldo, Andrea Pirlo, Eden Hazard, Alatan Ibrahimvic
Favorite Singer(s)Michael Jackson, Eminem, Lil Wayne
Favorite CarFerrari

Shreyas Iyer Net Worth

Net worth – 2023$9 Million +
Net worth in Indian rupeesINR- 70 Crores
Yearly IncomeINR- 8.5 Crore
Monthly Income$90,000 +
Annual ExpensesNot Known

Some Lesser Facts About Shreyas Iyer –

  • Shreyas was born into a middle-class Mangalorean family.
  • His initial cricket journey has been documented in the short film titled ‘Shreyas Iyer Documentary – A Father’s Dream.’
  • He made his List A debut for Mumbai in the 2014-2015 Vijay Hazare Trophy where he scored 273 runs at an average of 54.60.
  • Due to his aggressive batting style, he is often called the ‘Young Viru’ i.e. Virender Sehwag.
  • He is an avid animal lover who not only has pets at home but also takes care of the stray dogs around his home.
  • Like his parents, he is a jovial person and loves playing pranks.
  • In the middle of IPL 11 in 2018, he replaced Gautam Gambhir as the skipper of ‘Delhi Daredevils’ after Gambhir stepped down due to his poor batting performance in the initial matches that led to a series of losses for the team.

FAQ:

How old is Shreyas Iyer?

29 years in 2023.

What is the net worth of Shreyas Iyer?

$9 Million

Who is the sister of Shreyas Iyer?

Name not known

Is Shreyas Iyer a vegetarian?

He prefers adding lean meat and proteins as per his diet needs.

Is Shreyas Iyer married or not?

He is not married

What is the nickname of Shreyas Iyer?

Young Viru

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