Vijay Shankar: The style icon who loves to dress dapper and travel

Updated: Apr 27, 2020, 11:25 | Shawn.Dsouza
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    Indian cricketer Vijay Shankar loves his suits and looks quite dapper in them. He shared this uber-cool photo and had a nice quote - SUIT UP, when in doubt and slay it!

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    Vijay Shankar is an Indian cricketer who has represented the Indian national team in ODIs and T20I internationals and also plays for the Tamil Nadu state team in domestic cricket.

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    Vijay Shankar is an all-rounder who bowls medium pace and bats right-handed in the middle order. He and Hardik Pandya, are considered two of the top all-rounders in the country.

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    In international fixtures, Vijay Shankar has made full use of the opportunities he got due to the absence of Hardik Pandya in the Indian team for various reasons.

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    Vijay Shankar has impressed one and all and established himself as a formidable player who can win matches single-handedly.

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    The all-rounder Shankar has made a name for himself in the IPL as well. Vijay Shankar was first drafted into the IPL in 2014 when he was selected by Chennai Super Kings. He played only one match that season.

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    Vijay Shankar was purchased by Sunrisers Hyderabad in 2017 and ended up playing 4 matches in that season with an outstanding knock of 63 not out in one of the matches.

    Vijay posted this picture with fellow IPL cricketers David Warner, Rashid Khan and Jonny Bairstow from a post-match party.

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    In the 2018 IPL auctions, Vijay Shankar was purchased by Delhi Daredevils (now Delhi Capitals.)

    Vijay Shankar posted this picture and captioned it, "#CreatingHappyMoments #AboutLastNight #OrangeArmy #VS59"

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    In the 2019 IPL auctions, his performance for the Indian national team gained him favours from several teams and Vijay Shankar was finally bought back by Sunrisers Hyderabad.

    Vijay Shankar posted this picture and captioned it, "After a tiring day, good food and friends is all you want! @mvj8 , @viharigh , @prithvishaw I wish you all the best for Australia!"

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    Vijay Shankar posted this picture on is birthday as he celebrated it along with Dinesh Karthik and his wife Dipika Pallikal and captioned it, "This was indeed the most memorable birthday and these ppl made it even more special .. Thank you @basushanker @dk00019 @dipikapallikal and thank you so much everyone for all your lovely wishes .. It means a lot"

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    Vijay Shankar made a surprise entry into India's World Cup 2019 squad when the team was announced by BCCI.

    In picture: Vijay Shankar with Dinesh Karthik and Rohit Sharma

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    During the World Cup 2019 tournament, Vijay Shankar played 3 matches scoring 58 runs and taking 2 wickets. His higghest score was 29 at a strike rate of 77.33.

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    Vijay Shankar posted this picture and captioned it, "Finally we met after months .. #friends"

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    Vijay Shankar also likes to give back to mother nature. He shared this photo as he is part of an initiative and wrote: Proud to be associated with Abdul Kalam Foundation as a Green Ambassador. Let's nurture the nature so that we can have a better future. #GoGreen

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    Vijay Shankar posted this picture while he visited a cafe in Sri Lanka and captioned it, "Gallery Cafe #MustVisit #LankaDiaries"

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    Vijay Shankar posted this picture when he visited the Thiruchendur Murugan temple located in Tamil Nadu.

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    Vijay Shankar posted this picture while on a safari in South Africa and captioned it, "Amazing experience with the team, out in the wild. #safari #kingofthejungle #mabulasafari #southafrica"

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About The Gallery

Touted as one of the upcoming stars of the Indian team Vijay Shankar is one of the players to watch out for in the near future. Recently in a social media interview with David Warner, Shankar also stated Rahul Dravid to be his inspiration. We take a look at Vijay Shankar's pictures off the field, his interests and his travel expedition to exotic locales around the world. (Pictures courtesy- Vijay Shankar Instagram)