Kartik Tyagi (born 8 November 2000) is an Indian cricketer.[2] He plays for Uttar Pradesh in domestic cricket. He made his first-class debut for Uttar Pradesh in the 2017–18 Ranji Trophy on 6 October 2017,[3] a month before he turned 17.[4] He was a key member of India’s Under 19 World Cup 2020 team, Kartik Tyagi picked up 11 wickets during India’s run to the final. The right-arm pacer impressed one and all with his ability to move the ball around with good pace during the tournament.[5]

Kartik Tyagi
Personal information
Born (2000-11-08) 8 November 2000 (age 23)
Hapur, Uttar Pradesh, India
Height6 ft 3 in (191 cm)[1]
BowlingRight arm fast
Domestic team information
2017-presentUttar Pradesh
2020–2021Rajasthan Royals
2022–2023Sunrisers Hyderabad (squad no. 9)
Source: Cricinfo, 6 October 2017

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He made his List A debut for Uttar Pradesh in the 2017–18 Vijay Hazare Trophy on 5 February 2018.[6] In December 2019, he was named in India's squad for the 2020 Under-19 Cricket World Cup.[7] In the 2020 IPL auction, he was bought by the Rajasthan Royals ahead of the 20 lacs2020 Indian Premier League.[8][9] He made his Twenty20 debut for the Rajasthan Royals in the 2020 Indian Premier League on 6 October 2020, against the Mumbai Indians.[10]

On 26 October 2020, Tyagi was named as one of four additional bowlers to travel with Indian cricket team for their tour to Australia.[11]

On 21 September 2021, Tyagi conceded just one run in the final over against Punjab Kings while defending four, and was named man of the match.[12] In February 2022, he was bought by the Sunrisers Hyderabad in the auction for the 2022 Indian Premier League tournament.[13] He was released by Sunrisers Hyderabad in November 2023 after two seasons.[14]

References edit

  1. ^ "IPL 2020: Kartik Tyagi, fast and calculated, delivering for Rajasthan Royals". Hindustan Times. 21 October 2020. Retrieved 14 November 2021. His height (6'3") is an added advantage with strength and speed.
  2. ^ "Kartik Tyagi". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 6 October 2017.
  3. ^ "Group A, Ranji Trophy at Lucknow, Oct 6-9 2017". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 6 October 2017.
  4. ^ "20 cricketers for the 2020s". The Cricketer Monthly. Retrieved 6 July 2020.
  5. ^ "Kartik Tyagi". IPL.
  6. ^ "Group B, Vijay Hazare Trophy at Bilaspur, Feb 5 2018". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 5 February 2018.
  7. ^ "Four-time champion India announce U19 Cricket World Cup squad". Board of Control for Cricket in India. Retrieved 2 December 2019.
  8. ^ "IPL auction analysis: Do the eight teams have their best XIs in place?". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 20 December 2019.
  9. ^ "IPL 2020 - Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Shahbaz Ahmed, Ravi Bishnoi head line-up of exciting uncapped Indian bowlers". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 10 September 2020.
  10. ^ "20th Match (N), Abu Dhabi, Oct 6 2020, Indian Premier League". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 6 October 2020.
  11. ^ "Team India's T20I, ODI and Test squads for Tour of Australia announced". Board of Control for Cricket in India. Retrieved 26 October 2020.
  12. ^ "Kartik Tyagi concedes just one run in final over to stun Punjab Kings". Cricinfo. Retrieved 22 September 2021.
  13. ^ "IPL 2022 auction: The list of sold and unsold players". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 13 February 2022.
  14. ^ "Sunrisers Hyderabad full list of players retained, released and traded ahead of IPL 2024 auction". The Hindu Sportstar. Retrieved 26 November 2023.

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