Suryakumar Ashok Yadav
|Height (approx.):||5’ 11”|
|Weight (approx.):||75 Kg|
|Date of Birth:||14 September 1990|
|Age (as on 2018):||27 years|
|Birth Place:||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign:||Virgo|
|School:||Atomic Energy Central School, Mumbai|
|College:||Atomic Energy Junior College, Mumbai|
Pillai College of Arts, Commerce and Science, Mumbai
|Educational Qualifications:||Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com)|
|Father:||Ashok Kumar Yadav (Engineer in BARC)|
|Coach/Mentor:||Vinod Yadav, Chandrakant Pandit, HS Kamath|
|Address:||A house in Anushakti Nagar, Chembur, Mumbai|
|Test:||Did Not Play|
|ODI:||Did Not Play|
|T20:||Did Not Play|
|Jersey Number:||#77, 21, 212 (Domestic)|
|Domestic/State Team:||India Under-23s, Kolkata Knight Riders, Mumbai, Mumbai Indians|
|Nature on field:||NA|
|Likes to play against:||NA|
|Favourite Shot:||Sweep shot|
|Records (main ones)|
- He scored a double century in the 2011-12 Ranji season, against Orissa.
- He scored1000+ runs at the Under-22 level in the 2010-11 season to won the MA Chidambaram Trophy.
- He was the leading run-scorer with 754 runs for Mumbai in the 2011-12 Ranji Trophy
|Career Turning Point|
- he performed well in the 2011-12 Ranji season.
|Hobbies:||Gymming, Playing video games & guitar, Golfing, Watching football, Swimming, Reading|
|Favourite Batsmen:||Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid, Gautam Gambhir|
|Favourite Bowlers:||Wasim Akram, Zaheer Khan|
|Favourite Cricket Ground:||Eden Gardens in Kolkata|
|Favourite sports personalities:||NA|
|Favourite Actors:||Shah Rukh Khan / Deepika Padukone|
|Favourite Films:||Om Shanti Om, Bajirao Mastani, Hera Pheri, Golmaal, Dhamaal, Andaz Apna Apna|
|Cars Collection:||BMW 5 Series 530d M Sport, Toyota Fortuner|
|Girlfriends, Spouse and Children|
|Affairs/Girlfriends:||Devisha Shetty (Dance Coach)|
|Wife/Spouse:||Devisha Shetty (Dance Coach)|
|Marriage Date:||7 July 2016|
|Salary (as in 2018):||3.2 crore|
|IPL 11:||3.20 Crores|
|Lesser Known Facts|
- There is no information about his smoking habits.
- There is no information about his drinking habits.
- He was born in a middle-class family and belongs to Uttar Pradesh.
- He loves cricket and Badminton as well. He wants to play badminton and represent the country but he end up choosing cricket.
- His uncle was his first cricket coach, Vinod Yadav.
- He and his family shifted to Mumbai from Varanasi and in the same year he started playing cricket in his school team.
- He got admission in Dilip Vengsarkar’s ‘Vengsarkar Cricket Academy’ in Mumbai.
- In 2010 he scored fast 73 runs in 89 ball on his debut for Mumbai in the First-Class season against Delhi.
- He didn’t go the chance to play for Mumbai Indians in 2012 season while getting selected for the first time in IPL. He got overshadowed by Sachin Tendulkar, Rohit Sharma, Mahela Jayawardene, and Kieron Pollard.
- He played IPL in 2016 for KKR
- His favourite shot is sweep shot.
- He is an avid animal and bird lover.
- He resigned as the Mumbai Ranji captain because of his attitude issues.
- His first car was a Hyundai i20.
- He is a huge fan of comedy films and has seen ‘Hera Pheri’ (2000) more than 500 times.
- To increase physical and mental energy, he carries out different types of vigorous exercises than easy workouts.
- He doesn’t like English songs at all.
- If not a cricketer, he would have been a pilot.