Current Age: 28 years 276 days
Born: January 26, 1991, Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu
Playing Role: Allrounder
Batting Style: Right-hand bat
Bowling Style: Right-arm medium
Vijay Shankar’s Profile: A middle-order batsman who can grind attacks and bowl medium-pace, Vijay Shankar established himself as one of the key members of a Tamil Nadu side undergoing transition in 2014-15. Particularly strong off the pads, and with a fondness for driving on the up, Shankar made scores of 111, 82, 91, 103 in the Ranji Trophy knockouts to finish with 577 runs at 57.70 that season, after returning from a groin injury.