Washington Sundar overview

Sunder is an Indian cricketer who has his own history behind the name ‘Washington Sunder’ which definitely follows his youthful play. Moreover, he was born on 5th October, 1999 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Sunder was named as PD Washington by his father due to his mentoring skills. He is majorly a left handed batsman and a right arm off break bowler. He has a unique economy of his speed as a bowler.

He being a rising Pune supergiant young spinner has taken the league even before a very young age of 17 with a single delivery in IPL. It is happy and hearty that Washington Sunder has taken the tenth edition of the IPL or Indian Premier League.

Batting Career Summary

M Inn NO Runs HS Avg BF SR 100 200 50 4s 6s
Test 4 6 2 265 96 66.25 502 52.79 0 0 3 31 5
T20 30 11 4 47 14 6.71 32 146.88 0 0 0 4 3
IPL 36 22 11 186 35 16.91 148 125.68 0 0 0 15 6

Bowling Career Summary

M Inn B Runs Wkts BBI BBM Econ Avg SR 5W 10W
Test 4 7 526 299 6 3/89 4/169 3.41 49.83 87.67 0 0
ODI 1 1 60 65 1 1/65 1/65 6.5 65.0 60.0 0 0
T20 30 30 621 750 25 3/22 3/22 7.25 30.0 24.84 0 0
IPL 36 35 654 749 24 3/16 3/16 6.87 31.21 27.25 0 0

Early signs

He was always keen to learn something new hence, he after climbing a lot of mountains and passing by the heap of tough storms, he made his first class debut for Tamil Nadu in the year 2016-2017, playing in the Ranji Trophy on 6 December, 2016. On the other side, he was a well build batsman in the beginning of his career but since his bowing took a leap onto the making, he became a well known off spinner in the Indian Cricket Team. He dint even know that it was suppose to be like this. His other domestic cricket entries as a full-fledged bowler are his October 2017 match where he scored his first maiden century batting for Tamil Nadu and against Tripura. From an unknown source there is an information that he was selected in U-19 team plus he was also named in the list of C squad 2018 to 2019 Deodhar Trophy.

ODI Career

He has played in just 1 match since his debut which was in 2017.

Test career


IPL career

Having been unsold in 2017, he joined Rising Pune Supergiant (2017) as a replacement for the injured player Ravichandran Ashwin. At the very end of the tournament he was the one who had grabbed 8 wickets in 11 matches and apart from wicket taking his performance made our eyes caught in the interim. He is a brilliant bowler with his work towards the triumph for the country. He can surely keep our eyes occupied in all ways through his enthusiastic appearance.

T20 Career

He started his international innings with the India’s Twenty 20 International series that was against Sri Lanka. When he buzzed in into the Indian Premier League in 2017, Washington Sundar, had all the relevant qualities one would desire from an Indian cricketer. He is surely an all-rounder who can bat and ball anywhere in the order,Sundar is a three-dimensional player who can play from all angles.He has played 22 matches and already scalped 19 wickets.

ICC Trophies

Washington Sunder started playing at an incredibly young age of 11 in the second division league in Chennai. He started his channel of work as a wicket keeping batsman, while he was in the U 13 level. His bowling has also got him into the RPS rank as he bowled at the skipper Smith. On the other side of the page, he is a brilliant batsman as well, who can sweep into the boundaries to hit huge panel of scores even in the death overs. At the very young age of 13 Sunder got his training from a very prestigious and acclaimed institute. This also made him provide with handful of quality bowling at such a tender age, which made M Senthil Nathan go radical about how such tough bowling strategy is just a cinch of effort by his side. He was a great name in the squad that won Vijay Hazare and Deodhar Trophy for best play in the cricket era of Tamil Nadu. We are astounded as he got to replace the proficient RR Ashwin in a cricket series. He played around 1 ODI, 21 T20 international and 12FC series till now that has made him enough strong in his play.


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