Arjun Yadav

Country: India
Born: December 23, 1981, Palghat (now Palakkad), Kerala
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right arm Offbreak
Playing role: Batter

Arjun Yadav Bio

Arjun Shivlal Yadav, born on October 4, 1982, in Hyderabad, India, is a former cricket player who represented Hyderabad in domestic cricket. Arjun, the son of the legendary Indian cricketer Shivlal Yadav, made his mark as a right-hand batsman and an offspinner in the early 2000s.

Built tall and strong, much like his father, Arjun possessed the potential to become a force to be reckoned with in Indian cricket. His impressive performances in age-group cricket caught the attention of selectors, and he was selected to represent India in the Under-19 World Cup held in Sri Lanka in 1999-2000. Unfortunately, he did not get a chance to showcase his skills in the tournament, which India went on to win.

Following his stint at the Under-19 World Cup, Arjun Yadav continued to impress on the domestic circuit, earning a regular spot in the Hyderabad team. His consistent performances in both first-class and one-day cricket earned him a place in the zonal and India A squads. However, he failed to live up to the early promise he had shown, and his performances with both bat and ball were not as consistent as expected.

Arjun Yadav’s batting style was characterized by his solid technique and a wide range of shots. He had the ability to build an innings and anchor the team when required. While not known for his explosive strokeplay, Arjun was a reliable middle-order batsman who could hold the innings together and provide stability to the team.

In addition to his batting prowess, he was also a handy offspinner. However, his bowling abilities were not as refined as his batting skills, and he often struggled to make a significant impact in matches. Nevertheless, he was a useful backup option when needed and could contribute to the team’s bowling attack.

Despite his underwhelming performances on the international stage, Arjun Yadav remained a respected figure in domestic cricket. He continued to represent Hyderabad in various domestic tournaments, including the Ranji Trophy and the Vijay Hazare Trophy. His experience and knowledge of the game made him a valuable asset to the team.

After several years of representing Hyderabad, Arjun Yadav decided to retire from professional cricket. While his career may not have fulfilled the early promise he showed, he will always be remembered for his dedication to the sport and his contributions to domestic cricket in India.

Outside of cricket, Arjun Yadav has been involved in various business ventures and has shown interest in coaching and mentoring young cricketers. He continues to be associated with the game, sharing his knowledge and experiences with aspiring cricketers in India.

Arjun Yadav’s cricketing journey may have been different from what was expected, but he remains a beloved figure in Indian cricket. His determination, passion, and love for the sport have left an indelible mark on the cricketing community.

Arjun Yadav Career Stats

Arjun Yadav Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 83 142 10 3703 155 28.05 - - 5 18 - - 30 0
List A 69 67 3 1393 96* 21.76 - - 0 9 - - 22 0
T20s 19 15 1 198 44 14.14 178 111.23 0 0 17 7 2 0

Arjun Yadav Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 83 - 585 308 12 3/25 - 25.66 3.15 48.7 - 0 0
List A 69 - 318 331 8 2/5 2/5 41.37 6.24 39.7 0 0 0
T20s 19 - - - - - - - - - - - -

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