Suryakumar Yadav plays for Mumbai Indians in the IPL and represents Mumbai team in domestic cricket.
In pic: Suryakumar Yadav with his wife Devashi Shetty on their wedding day. Devashi Shetty captioned this picture, "Now and forever #lifeline #happinessisyou #mainmaninmylife #togetherforever #bestfriends"
Suryakumar Yadav is an explosive right-handed batsman and part-time right-arm medium pace bowler. Suryakumar Yadav married his long-time girlfriend Devashi Shetty in July, 2016. The couple are going strong ever since.
Born and brought up in a typical middle-class family, Suryakumar Yadav learnt his skills while playing gully cricket in the streets of Mumbai.
Devashi Shetty posted this sweet filmy picture of herself with Suryakumar Yadav, drink coconut water from the same coconut, she wrote, "I am very indecisive and always have trouble picking my favourite anything. But without a doubt, you are my favourite everythingÂÂÂÂÂÂÂ Valentine's is just another day we get to celebrate the endless love we have for each other that knows no bounds and grows with each passing day! Love you more than words can ever express! Never loose a chance to thank you for all the little things you do for me and I know you always got my back! No gifts of course cause you think you're my biggest gift"
At 10 years old, Suryakumar Yadav's father saw his inclination towards cricket and he made the young lad join a cricket camp in BARC colony in Chembur.
Devashi Shetty posted this picture of herself with Suryakumar Yadav, she captioned, "I'd choose to kiss you than miss you! #missthisface #comehomesoon #loveya"
At the age of 12, Suryakumar Yadav's coach HS Kamath saw his exceptional talent and kept him motivated. Then he was guided by former India captain Dilip Vengsarkar.
Devashi Shetty posted this throwback picture from her and Suryakumar Yadav's wedding. She captioned, "04.07.2016 #mehendiday #anniversaryweekend #throwback"
Suryakumar Yadav got his first IPL contract in 2012 when Mumbai Indians bagged him to represent the team.
Suryakumar Yadav looks smart in a beard, doesn't he? Suryakumar captioned this, "#stressBUSTER #partnerInCRIME #life @devishashetty_"
In the 2014 IPL auctions, Suryakumar Yadav was bought by Kolkata Knight Riders.
Suryakumar Yadav takes his #noshavenovember tasks seriously, the bearded cricketer captioned this picture with Devashi Shetty as, "You are the first and the last thing on my mind EACH and EVERY day @devishashetty_ #lifeGOAL #beardgamestrong"
Suryakumar Yadav had a stellar season with KKR in IPL 2015 where he played quite a few match-winning innings.
Devashi Shetty is totally in love with Suryakumar Yadav, and this caption proves that, she wrote, "My world in a picture! #lifeline #happinessisyou #homeiswhereyouare #loveyoualways #nowandforever #keepsmiling"
Suryakumar Yadav returned to Mumbai Indians in 2018, when he was bagged by his home team for a huge sum of Rs. 3.2 crore.
Devashi Shetty is very proud of beau Suryakumar Yadav's achievements on the field, here she wrote, "500 runs in a single ipl season, highest by any uncapped player in the IPL!! Couldn't be more proud of my fella and gonna keep pushing you beyond your limits! Will always be standing strong as a pillar by your side irrespective!! Love you more than words can express# proudwife #thisisjustthebeginning #pushhard #harworkpaysoff"
Suryakumar Yadav is yet to make his presence felt at the IPL 2019 and what better time than a home match against Kings XI Punjab on April 10 to make an impression.
Devashi Shetty shared this throwback picture from hers and Suryakumar Yadav's ring ceremony, she wrote, "Two years to the day he put a ring on it #timeflies #besttimeofmylife #mainman #twoyearsengagedtoday #lifeline #loveyou"
Devashi Shetty shared this picture of herself and Suryakumar Yadav taking a quick weekend holiday at Lavasa City. She wrote, "Hello weekend #goodtimeswithmylove #happyfaces #lavasacity #superclimate #rainsarehere"
Suryakumar Yadav shared this pic of himself and wife Devashi Shetty at the Shirdi temple, he wrote, "Blessed #shirdi#omsairam #withthemain @devishashetty_"
Devashi Shetty shared this picture from the couple's snorkeling adventure, she wrote, "Done adulting, let's be a mermaid for a while! #underwaterworld #natureatitsbest #onceinalifetimeexperience #snorkelbecausetooscaredtodive"
Devashi Shetty shared this picture with Suryakumar Yadav, as the couple attended an event, she wrote, "A night to remember! Outfit @priyachhabriadesigns Styled by @nehagodhwani9"
Suryakumar Yadav's wife Devashi Shetty shared this sweet tribute for the cricketer on Instagram, she wrote, "Happy second anniversary baby! Words fall short to express how much you mean to me! Feels like just yesterday that we started dating, and can't believe how our relationship has grown and strengthened over the years! Also thank you for all that you do for me every single day and make my life more beautiful cause it's always the little things in life that matter! 5 years of dating and 2 years being married to you.... Time really does fly! Who would've known we'd come such a long wayÂÂÂÂÂÂÂ 2 down and forever to go! #happysecondanniversary #lifeline #mymainman #happinessisyou #dontknowwhatiddowithoutyou #loveya #saathsaath"
Suryakumar Yadav posted this picture of himself with his lovely wife Devashi Shetty, he wrote, "You aren’t Wealthy until you have something money can’t Buy. @devishashetty_ #letsTAKEapicture #love #lifepartner #couplegoals #time #attention #vacamode"
Devashi Shetty shared this picture of herself with hubby Suryakumar Yadav, she captioned, "There's no one day to celebrate the kind of relationship we have but this is only cause you truly are my best friend for life! Words fall short to describe how much you mean to me.... I love us #partnersforlife #bestfriendsforlife #travelpartner"
Suryakumar Yadav shared this image of himself with his wife Devashi Shetty and his parents, after recieving an award at a cricket event. He wrote, "Congratulations to the ENTIRE unit. #owners#supporSTAFF#players. A COMPLETE TEAM effort i must say. #CHAMPIONS#MT20#firstEDITION @triumphknights #derapaaklejapak"
Devashi Shetty shared this picture of herself and Suryakumar Yadav with a fellow cricketer and a friend during the IPL, she wrote, "Divided by teams, united by love #bestfriends #irreplaceable #pricelessmoments #somefriendshipsareforever #friendslikefamily"
Suryakumar Yadav shared this picture from his Kolkata Knight Riders days, with KKR team owner Shah Rukh Khan, he wrote "#throwBACK #IPL2017 #withTHEkingofBOLLYWOOD #topMAN"
A proud moment for any child! Suryakumar Yadav posted this picture, after gifting his parents a brand new car. He wrote, "That moment when life comes to a full circle! An emotional moment indeed…. I was gifted my first car by non other than my parents. I am what I am because of them and it’s my absolute pleasure to gift them this beauty! Hope they enjoy their ride! Love you, Mom and Dad!! #77"
In our series 'Player to watch out for' in the match of the day, we showcase middle-order batsman Surya Kumar Yadav, who is all set to star for Mumbai Indians against Kings XI Punjab at the Wankhede in Mumbai on April 10. Surya Kumar Yadav married the love of his life Devisha Shetty a few months back and these photos prove that they are made for each other. Here's a look (All pictures courtesy Suryakumar Yadav Instagram and Devisha Shetty Instagram)
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