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Murali Vijay Biodata

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Full Name : Murali Vijay

Date of Birth : April 1, 1984, Chennai

Major Teams : Tamil Nadu, Chennai Super Kings, Delhi Daredevils, India

Batting Style : Right Hand Bat

Bowling Style : Right Arm Off Break

Murali Vijay Profile | Murali Vijay Biography

(This Murali Vijay Profile was written on Aug 5, 2014)

Murali Vijay is a stylish opening batsman from Tamil Nadu who has cemented his place in the Indian Test team. Vijay is an attractive, elegant strokeplayer. This 6ft 1 inch tall opener has shown tons of patience in the overseas tours leaving balls outside off for long hours and wait till the bowlers bowl at his body.
Murali Vijay has been successful in the Indian Premier League as well thanks to his effortless big hitting on the up. His nickname is ‘Monk’.

Making his Test debut against a pacy Australian attack at Nagpur in 2008, Murali Vijay quickly showed that he was quite adapt in handling pace and quality bowling at the international level.

Following the poor run of form to both Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir, India relied on the services of Murali Vijay. And the Tamil Nadu cricketer has replied with some superb knocks, especially overseas in England and Australia. In the recent times, Murali Vijay has transformed himself into a world class batsman who can score runs and also bat for long periods in all conditions home and away.

Murali Vijay has a tight technique and solid defenses on the frontfoot and backfoot. While he has shown extreme amounts of patience in Test cricket, Murali Vijay can go after the bowling right from the start. With almost all the shots in the book, Murali Vijay can score runs at a brisk rate which he has proven in the Indian Premier League for the Chennai Super Kings scoring two centuries for the franchise.

Murali Vijay Statistics

Murali Vijay International Debut | Murali Vijay Last Played International Matches

Test debut India v Australia at Nagpur, Nov 6-10, 2008
Last Test India v Australia at Dharamsala, Mar 25-28, 2017
ODI debut India v South Africa at Ahmedabad, Feb 27, 2010
Last ODI Zimbabwe v India at Harare, Jul 14, 2015
T20I debut Afghanistan v India at Gros Islet, May 1, 2010
Last T20I Zimbabwe v India at Harare, Jul 19, 2015

Below are Murali Vijay Career Statistics

Murali Vijay Batting Statistics | Murali Vijay Batting Average | Murali Vijay Fielding Statistics

  Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 51 87 1 3408 167 39.62 7360 46.30 9 15 407 31 43 0
ODIs 17 16 0 339 72 21.18 506 66.99 0 1 33 3 9 0
T20Is 9 9 0 169 48 18.77 154 109.74 0 0 13 8 3 0

Murali Vijay Bowling Statistics | Murali Vijay Bowling Average

  Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 51 14 324 164 1 1/12 1/23 164.00 3.03 324.0 0 0 0
ODIs 17 2 36 37 1 1/19 1/19 37.00 6.16 36.0 0 0 0
T20Is 9 1 12 9 0 4.50 0 0 0

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