Kartik Tyagi: 21 Year Old Sensational Bowler And A Promising Player


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Young Indian Pacer, Kartik Tyagi was born on 8 November 2000. He participated in his first-class debut representing Uttar Pradesh in the 2017–18 Ranji Trophy on October 6, 2017, a month before he crossed 16. Young Kartik Tyagi, put up his base price of Rs 20 lakhs. However, he went off market for Rs 4 crore as he got picked by Sunrisers Hyderabad. Delhi, Chennai and Hyderabad franchises started a bidding war for his services before it came to an end as Sunrisers Hyderabad won the battle.

Full Name Kartik Tyagi
Profession Indian Cricketer ( Bowler )
Date Of Birth November 8, 2000
Origin Indian
Father Name Yogendra Tyagi
Mother Name Neelam Tyagi
Sister Nandini Tyagi
Home Town Dhanaura, Hapur, Uttar Pradesh
Bowling Style Right-Arm Fast-Medium
Salary 1.30 ( IPL Salary Per Season )
Net Worth 7.5 Crore

Story Of The Cricketer Who Bowled One Of The Best-Ever Overs In IPL

The 20-year-old delivered bowl to perfection in the 20th over to grant just one run and take Rajasthan Royals to an unlikely two-run victory over the Punjab Kings. Even with four balls to spare, Punjab Kings had a 99.2 percent opportunity of winning the game. Unfortunately, they dropped to 90 after 19.4, 62 percent after 19.5 and of course to 0 percent after the 20th. Tyagi gained expertise in delivering the ball accurately. Such was the accuracy of Tyagi’s block-hole antics, which yielded five dot balls and two wickets. 

From being a teenager who registered victory in games of cricket at the U-19 World Cup in 2020, he managed to do a miracle. The winning skipper Sanju Samson in the post-match ceremony stated that Tyagi have credence with his yorkers, to be concise he is wide yorkers. Delivered them well against the new batters.

Kartik Tyagi
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He participated in his first-class debut in 2017, a month before his 17th birthday, unfortunately he underwent an injury. A devoted recovery regimen and a positive frame of mind meant he came back to bowling strongly in time for the 2020 Under-19 World Cup, where, fitter and stronger, he emerged as one of the bowlers of the tournament.

Vipin Vats, former Uttar Pradesh wicket keeper and the personal coach of Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Praveen Kumar stated that Tyagi came to his academy when he was only 11 or 12 years old. He acquired a good height and a high-arm action. Gradually his strength also got enhanced. He is a very hard-working cricketer  and who grasps things very swiftly. He is slowly but steadily paving his way to Indian team. He may play for India one day.

The dedication and hard work he has for cricket really paid off him once again, when he went off market again by the Rajasthan Royals before hand the 2020 Indian Premier League auction. He become part of the match against the Mumbai Indians, and throughout the season, he gave captivating performances and got in the eyes of the selectors with his performance and character against the biggest names.

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As an outcome, Tyagi gained the title as one of the four additional bowlers to travel with the Indian cricket team for the planned 2020-21 tour to Australia. He was among the likes of Mohammed Siraj and T Natarajan, who proved to be critical performers in the team’s historic 2-1 Test series win. 

While the RR pacer missed out on game time Down Under, he did earn valuable experience sharing the dressing room with his ‘idols’, like Jasprit Bumrah.

Tyagi stated while collecting the Man of the Match award on Tuesday night that he talked to his seniors for some prior years. Everyone stated that games can change anytime. Further, he states that he knows he has the death-overs skills.

Career Statistics

He became part of List A debut representing Uttar Pradesh in the 2017–18 Vijay Hazare Trophy on February 5, 2018. In December 2019, he earned the chance in India’s squad for the 2020 Under-19 Cricket World Cup. In the 2020 IPL auction, he went off market as the Rajasthan Royals retained him for ₹20 lakhs in 2020 Indian Premier League auction. He made his Twenty20 debut representing Rajasthan Royals in the 2020 Indian Premier League on 6 October 2020, while Rajasthan Royals locked horns with the Mumbai Indians.

Kartik Tyagi
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On 26 October 2020, Tyagi earned the title as one of the four additional bowlers to travel with the Indian cricket team for their tour which took place in Australia. On 21 September 2021, Tyagi smashed only one run in the final over against Punjab Kings while defending four, and was entitled the title as man of the match. In February 2022, he went off market again by the Sunrisers Hyderabad in the auction for the 2022 Indian Premier League tournament.

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