Shreyas Iyer (Cricketer) Biography, Wiki, Height, Age, Instagram, Girlfriend, Family, Netwoth & More

Shreyas Iyer (Cricketer) Biography

Right-handed cricketer Shreyas Iyer is a member of the Mumbai Cricket Team. Shreyas Iyer Wiki, Biography, Age, Profile, Height, Caste, Affairs, Family, and more can be found below.

Shreyas Iyer (Cricketer) Biography/Wiki

Shreyas Santosh Iyer was born on December 6, 1994 (age: 24 as of 2018) in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India to a Tamil Brahmin family. He has loved cricket since he was a boy. Iyer attended Mumbai’s Don Bosco High School for his primary education. Podar College in Mumbai was where he completed his education.

Pravin Amre noticed Shreyas Iyer when he was 12 years old. In the early days of Shreyas Iyer’s career, Pravin Amre coached him. His college classmates likened him to Virender Sehwag in his early days. Iyer’s college team received many awards.


In 2014, Iyer was a member of the Trent Bridge Cricket Team in the United Kingdom, where he scored 297 runs at an average of 99 in three matches, with the highest score of 171. During the 2014–15 Vijay Hazare Trophy, he made his List A debut for Mumbai Cricket in November 2014. In that tournament, he hit 54.60 percent of the time and earned 273 runs. He made his first-class debut during the 2014-15 Ranji Trophy. He was the 7th highest scorer in his first season, with 809 runs.

He was signed for the IPL in February 2015 and purchased by Delhi Daredevils for 2.6 crores [1]. He made his IPL debut against Chennai Super Kings on April 9, 2015. He took over as captain of the Delhi Daredevils for the 2018 IPL season, replacing Gautam Gambhir. He was inducted into India’s Test squad in March 2017, but he did not play a single match. Iyer made his T20 debut against New Zealand on November 1, 2017, and his ODI debut against Sri Lanka on December 10, 2017.

Shreyas Iyer Physical Appearance

Height (approx.)in centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in feet inches- 5’ 10”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 65 kg
in pounds- 143 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)– Chest: 40 inches
– Waist: 30 inches
– Biceps: 14 inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack

Shreyas Iyer Personal Life

Date of Birth 6 December 1994
Age (as in 2018)24 Years
BirthplaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signSagittarius
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
SchoolDon Bosco High School, Mumbai
Personal LifeR.A. Podar College, Mumbai
Educational QualificationsNot Known
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
HobbiesSwimming, Watching and playing Football, Tennis, Golf

Shreyas Iyer Relationships & More

Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known

Shreyas Iyer Family

Wife/SpouseNot Known
ParentsFather– Santosh Iyer (Businessman)
Mother– Rohini Iyer
SiblingsBrother– None
Sister– 1


  • The IPL Emerging Player of the Year award was given out in 2015.
  • S V Rajadyaksha Trophy for scoring the most runs in the Ranji Trophy in 2016, CEAT Cricket Rating Indian Domestic Cricketer of the Year award

Shreyas Iyer Favourite Things

Favourite CricketerAB De Villiers
Favourite Tennis PlayerRoger Federer
Favourite Football Player(s)Cristiano Ronaldo, Andrea Pirlo, Eden Hazard, Zlatan Ibrahimovic
Favourite Food(s)Sambar, Rasam, Potato curry, Pappadum with rice, Pani Puri
Favourite Singer(s)Michael Jackson, Eminem, Lil Wayne
Favourite Music BandLinkin Park
Favourite ActressesJessica Alba, Scarlett Johansson, Deepika Padukone
Favourite Song“Tera Hone Laga Hoon” from the film ‘Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani’
Favourite TV ShowTom & Jerry
Favourite CarFerrari
Favourite RestaurantBombay West Bridgford, Nottingham, UK

Shreyas Iyer Net Worth / Salary

Iyer, Shreyas His net worth is estimated to be in the range of 30 crores rupees. The batsman who has made significant contributions to the Indian team in recent years. In the year 2021, he became a star.

Social Media Presense

Shreyas Iyer Instagram@shreyas41
Shreyas Iyer Twitter@shreyasiyer15

Shreyas Iyer Instagram

Shreyas Iyer Twitter

Some Lesser Known Facts About Shreyas Iyer

  • The short film ‘Shreyas Iyer Documentary – A Father’s Dream’ chronicled his early cricket career.
  • Virender Sehwag, also known as the “Young Viru,” is known for his aggressive batting style.
  • Iyer has a strong affinity for animals. He keeps pets at home and looks after stray dogs in the neighbourhood.
  • Football, tennis, golf, swimming, and other sports are among Iyer’s favourite pastimes.
  • His favourite character is ‘Superman.’

FAQs – Frequently Asked Questions

  • Who is Shreyas Iyer’s girlfriend?

    Shreyas Iyer is not dating anyone as of 2021. Shreyas is a 26-year-old man. Shreyas Iyer had at least one previous relationship, according to CelebsCouples. He has never been married before.

  • What is the nickname of Shreyas Iyer?

    Shre, Young Viru

  • Is Shreyas Iyer rich?

    Iyer, Shreyas His net worth is estimated to be in the range of 30 crores rupees. The batsman who has made significant contributions to the Indian team in recent years. In the year 2021, he became a star.

  • Who is the father of Shreyas Iyer?

    Santosh Iyer

  • Who is best friend of Shreyas Iyer?

    South Africa pacer Kagiso Rabada said he had a good friendship with Shreyas Iyer, whom he knew since their U-19 days, on the latest episode of India Today Inspiration with Consulting Editor Sports, Boria Majumdar.

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