Shreyas Santosh Iyer, the young Indian cricketer who made his international debut three years back in 2017, has emerged rapidly. He is the current captain of the Indian Premier League (IPL) team, Delhi Capitals since 2015. Shreyas made his debut in the Twenty20 International and One Day International (ODI) in 2017, against the same team, New Zealand. He is a great right-handed batsman who has also been seen bowling occasionally. Shreyas Iyer has been praised by many critics and his supporters for his excellency in the field.
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Shreyas has got typically a stroke-player’s technique of playing the game, which has impressed many. He is a very fearless and dominant player when with a bat on the ground. He has got a number of powerful knocks that have made everyone amazed. His performance in IPL has made everyone’s jaw drop. In the first T20 International series against New Zealand in 2020, Iyer played a vital role in the match. He was new to the squad, but that didn’t stop him to prove himself to the world. When KL Rahul dismissed, it was Shreyas Iyer who came in. He scored a wonderful half-century in just 26 deliveries and made himself deserve the ‘Man of the Match’ trophy.
Shreyas has got more match-winning knocks till the date. One cannot also forget his performance in his first ODI match in 2017 and the second T20I match in 2020 against the same team. And, he made the team all three times with his brilliant actions on the field.