Shreyas Iyer is an Indian cricketer who was born on December 6, 1994, in Mumbai, Maharashtra. He is a right-handed batsman and occasional right-arm off-break bowler. He made his debut in first-class cricket in 2014 and played his first IPL season in 2015 for the Delhi Daredevils team (now Delhi Capitals).
Shreyas Iyer was born and brought up in Mumbai, Maharashtra. He began playing cricket at a very young age and was soon noticed for his talent. He was part of the Mumbai Under-14 and Under-16 teams and also played for the Under-19 team. He made his first-class debut in 2014 for Mumbai in the Ranji Trophy and soon became a regular member of the team.
Apart from cricket, Shreyas Iyer is also interested in football and supports the English Premier League team Arsenal. He also enjoys listening to music and watching movies in his free time.
As of 2021, Shreyas Iyer’s net worth is estimated to be around $5 million. He earns his income from his salary as a cricketer and from his endorsements and sponsorships with various brands.
Shreyas Iyer is known for his aggressive batting style and his ability to play the big shots. He has played for various teams in the Indian Premier League (IPL) including Delhi Daredevils (now Delhi Capitals), Mumbai Indians, and Kolkata Knight Riders. In 2020, he was appointed as the captain of the Delhi Capitals team for the IPL season. He has also represented India in international cricket, playing in both ODI and T20 formats. He has scored over 1500 runs in ODI cricket at an average of over 42 and has scored over 500 runs in T20 cricket at an average of over 30.