Murali Vijay: News
Born on April 1, 1984, in Chennai, Murali Vijay is an Indian right-handed opening batsman who has played for the Indian cricket team and represents Chennai and Tamil Nadu in domestic cricket. Vijay began his cricket career in 2003 by playing in a cricket club representing Alwarpet. He made his international Test debut in 2008 against Australia, replacing Gautam Gambhir. As of 2021, Vijay has played 61 Test matches. He made his One Day International (ODI) debut in 2008 against England and his T20 International (T20I) debut in May 2010 against Afghanistan. As of 2021, Vijay has played 87 international matches and has scored 12 centuries and 16 half-centuries, and has maintained a batting average of 34.81. He made his Indian Premier League (IPL) in 2009 with his hometown franchise Chennai Super Kings and played for the team in 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2018, 2019, and 2020-2021 editions of the IPL. In 2014, Vijay was bought by Delhi Daredevils, and for 2015, 2016, and 2017 IPL editions by Kings XI Punjab. As of 2021, Vijay has played 106 IPL matches and has maintained a batting average of 25.93.
21 Jul 2023Indian Cricket Team
Indian openers Yashasvi Jaiswal and Rohit Sharma recorded a 139-run stand in the ongoing second Test against West Indies in Port of Spain.
02 Mar 2023Yashasvi Jaiswal
Yashasvi Jaiswal put up an exhibition of high-class batting and struck his third First-Class double-ton in the ongoing Irani Cup match against Madhya Pradesh.
30 Jan 2023Indian Cricket Team
Former India opener Murali Vijay has announced his retirement from international cricket.
14 Jan 2023Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)
One of India's finest Test openers, Murali Vijay, has taken a dig at the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).
13 Apr 2020Mumbai
Former Australian opener Matthew Hayden was deemed as the most ferocious opener of his era.
26 Aug 2019Cricket: News, Stats and more!
County cricket giants Somerset have roped in Indian opener Murali Vijay for their ongoing season of the Championship.
21 Dec 2018Shikhar Dhawan
The Indian cricket team is in a position of bother regarding the opening situation in the ongoing Test series against Australia.
02 Dec 2018India
Indian cricket team opener, Murali Vijay, finally found some respite after scoring a century in the recently concluded tour match against Cricket Australia XI.
30 Nov 2018India
Former Australian World Cup winning coach, John Buchanan, has revealed the factor that could determine India's performance in the upcoming Test series against Australia.
04 Oct 2018Harbhajan Singh
The Indian selectors, led by chief MSK Prasad, are in a position of scrutiny at the moment.
30 Sep 2018Test Cricket
There was a huge sense of relief for Karnataka batsman Mayank Agarwal, as he was handed his maiden call-up to the Test squad.
23 Aug 2018Indian Premier League (IPL)
The Indian squad, for the final two Tests against England, was announced moments after the visitors won the third match at Nottingham.
28 Jul 2018England Cricket Team
England and India are gearing up for the upcoming Test series, with the first match set to be played from August 1.
21 Jul 2018Cricket: News, Stats and more!
With the 5-match Test series against England starting from August 1, the Indian cricket team needs to work hard on certain aspects of their game.
20 Jul 2018England Cricket Team
The Test series is set to start from August 1, both England and India have plenty at stake.
19 Jun 2018India
Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan has moved up ten places to achieve his career-best Test ranking (24).
14 Jun 2018India
Shikhar Dhawan became the first Indian to score a ton before lunch on Day 1.
03 Apr 2018Indian Premier League (IPL)
Chennai Super Kings are making a comeback to IPL and once again the yellow brigade will be expected to go big under the leadership of Dhoni.
04 Apr 2017Indian Premier League (IPL)
Days away from beginning, the IPL season 10 has already been plagued with player injuries.