Suryakumar Yadav Biography, Wiki, Age, Date Of Birth, Height, Cricket Career, Parents, Wife, Family, Education, Net Worth, Religion, Caste & More

Suryakumar Yadav is a prominent Indian cricketer, known for his performance in domestic cricket for Mumbai and in the Indian Premier League (IPL) representing Mumbai Indians. Born on September 14, 1990, in Mumbai, Maharashtra, to Ashok and Sapana Yadav, he grew up with a sister named Dinal. Suryakumar’s education included schooling at Atomic Energy Central School, Mumbai, and a commerce degree from Pillai College of Arts, Commerce and Science.

Influenced by his father Ashok, an electrical engineer at BARC, he pursued cricket passionately. His early training began in a cricket camp at the BARC colony, followed by advanced coaching at the Elf Vengsarkar Cricket Academy.

Suryakumar made his first-class debut for Mumbai against Delhi on December 15, 2010, showcasing his potential with scores of 73 and 7. His IPL journey started with Mumbai Indians in 2012, though his initial season was limited to one match. His cricket career took a significant turn when Kolkata Knight Riders bought him for ₹70 Lakhs in the 2014 IPL auctions.

On the personal front, Suryakumar married Devisha Shetty on July 7, 2016, after getting engaged on May 29, 2016. Their wedding was an intimate affair with close family and friends.

In the 2018 IPL auctions, he returned to Mumbai Indians for ₹3.2 crores and was later retained for ₹8 crores for the 2022 season. His international debut came on March 14, 2021, for India in a T20 match against England in Ahmedabad, where he made a memorable entrance by hitting a six on the first ball he faced in international cricket on March 18, 2021. This feat marked him as the first Indian cricketer to achieve such a milestone in T20 International. He scored an impressive 57 runs off 31 balls in that match.

Suryakumar’s One Day International (ODI) debut was against Sri Lanka in Colombo on July 18, 2021, where he scored a brisk 31 runs, not out. His rise in international cricket highlights his remarkable skills and promising future in the sport.

Suryakumar Yadav Wiki/Bio

Name Suryakumar Yadav
Full Name Surya Kumar Ashok Yadav
Nick Name Sky
Age 32 Years
Date of Birth September 14, 1990
Profession Cricketer (Batsman)
Famous for His 360-degree shots, all around the ground
Birthplace Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Hometown Ghazipur, Uttar Pradesh, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hinduism
Caste Ahir
Mother Tongue Bhojpuri
Gender Male
Food Type Non-Vegetarian
Interests/Hobbies Reading Books, Listing Music

Suryakumar Yadav Physical Appearance

Height in centimeters- 180 cm
in meters- 1.80 m
in Feet Inches- 5ft 11in
Weight In KG: 75kg
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black
Skin Color Fair

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Suryakumar Yadav Family & Relationship

Father Ashok Yadav (Electrical engineer in B.A.R.C)
Mother Sapana Yadav
Sister(s) Dinal Yadav
Wife Devisha Shetty
Marital Status Married
Marriage Date July 7, 2016
Daughter(s) N/A


College Atomic Energy Junior College, Mumbai
Pillai College of Arts, Commerce and Science, Mumbai
Educational Qualification Bachelor of Commerce
School Atomic Energy Central School, Mumbai

Salary, Net Worth

Net Worth  ₹50 crores
Salary ₹8 crores (IPL)

Social Media Handles

Instagram (2m followers)
Twitter (845k followers)
Facebook Not Known
Youtube N/A
Snapchat Not Known

Cricket Information

Playing role Batter
Batting style Right-handed bat
Bowling style Right arm medium
Right arm offbreak
ODI Debut Sri Lanka vs India Colombo, July 18, 2021
T20I Debut India vs England at Ahmedabad, March 14, 2021
Test Debut 9th Feb 2023 Against Australia

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