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Shreyas Iyer’s IPL Salary, Performance Stats, and Captaincy Record

Shreyas Iyer’s IPL Salary, Performance Stats, and Captaincy Record
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Shreyas Iyer: A Glimpse into His IPL Journey: Shreyas Iyer, a key player in the Indian Premier League (IPL), has made a name for himself with his impressive performances. Let’s take a closer look at his IPL salary, performance stats, and captaincy records.

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IPL Salary

Shreyas Iyer’s IPL journey began in 2015 when he was picked up by the Delhi Daredevils (now Delhi Capitals) for INR 2.6 Crores. Recognizing his potential, his salary was increased to INR 7.00 Crore for the 2018, 2019, 2020, and 2021 seasons. In the 2022 IPL auction, Kolkata Knight Riders secured his services for INR 12.25 Crore. His salary remains unchanged at INR 12.25 Crore for the IPL 2024 season.

Performance Stats

Shreyas Iyer has been quite consistent in the IPL, scoring 400+ runs on five occasions in the eight seasons that he has featured in. He made 519 runs, his personal best, in the 2020 season where he also led his side to the final. He has scored a total of 2776 runs in 101 matches at a strike rate of 125.38.

Captaincy Records

Shreyas Iyer has led in 55 IPL matches so far. Before leading KKR, he first captained the Delhi Capitals (DC) in 2018. He has a win percentage of 49.09 as a captain in the IPL. On 27 April 2018, he became the youngest skipper of the Delhi Capitals and the fourth overall to lead any IPL side. He scored 93* (40) in his debut innings as the skipper and it was also his third-consecutive fifty of the season.

This overview of Shreyas Iyer’s IPL journey underscores his significant contributions to the league and his teams. His consistent performances and leadership skills have made him a valuable asset in the IPL.

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