Samarth Vyas was born on November 28, 1995, in Rajkot, Gujarat, India. He is a right-handed batsman and right-arm leg-break bowler who plays for Saurashtra in domestic cricket and Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Indian Premier League.
- Domestic debut: Ranji Trophy for Saurashtra in 2015/16
- IPL debut: 2023 for Sunrisers Hyderabad
- Matches played: First-class: 43, List A: 62, T20: 63
- Runs scored: First-class: 2138, List A: 1551, T20: 759
- Wickets taken: First-class: 79, List A: 75, T20: 71
Samarth Vyas is a talented all-rounder who has been on the rise in recent years. He had a breakthrough season in 2022/23, scoring 609 runs and taking 29 wickets in the Ranji Trophy. He was also picked up by the Sunrisers Hyderabad in the 2023 IPL auction and made his IPL debut in the same year.
- Highest score: First-class: 161, List A: 132, T20: 102*
- Best bowling figures: First-class: 5/92, List A: 4/56, T20: 4/21
- Most runs in a season: First-class: 609 (2022/23)
- Most wickets in a season: First-class: 29 (2022/23)
Samarth Vyas is the youngest player to score a century for Saurashtra in the Ranji Trophy.
You can watch videos of Samarth Vyas batting and bowling on YouTube.
Samarth Vyas is a talented all-rounder who has the potential to develop into a star player for Saurashtra and India. He is still young and raw, but he has shown that he has the skills and temperament to succeed at the highest level.
In September 2023, Samarth Vyas was picked by the India A team for a tour of Bangladesh. This is a testament to his impressive performances in domestic cricket.
Vyas is a very exciting young cricketer and he is one to watch in the coming years.