Vinay Kumar married Richa Singh on 29 November 2013. IPL 2018: Vinay Kumar justifies his performance against CSK with 'it's just a game, chill' April 11, 2018 4:49 pm. Vinay had now failed twice in the job given to him: to bowl the first and the last over of the innings. Defending the target of 185 in Sharjah, the DC bowled Rajasthan out on 138. Vinay Kumar's blitz of 34 off 13 balls, studded with four sixes, helped Karnataka overcome Chhattisgarh in the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20. Former Karnataka pacer Vinay Kumar, Bengal fast bowler Ashoke Dinda and Australian duo of Matthew Wade and Jake Weatherald are amongst the players newest additions to the IPL Auction 2020. Vinay Kumar has been playing IPL since its very first edition. [5] He attended a government school in Davangere before graduating from the A.R.G. -  K. Murali Kumar. [19] He then played in three ODIs in England, taking two wickets. See, once you are appointed the leader of the side and you start performing well yourself, then you are setting the right example. Karnataka veteran Vinay Kumar, surprisingly, did not find any takers at the Indian Premier League auctions this year. It'll lift the morale of the whole team. In Ranji Trophy, we made it to the semis and now in Syed Mushtaq, we have strung together five wins on the trot. Vinay Kumar's failure to defend 17 runs n the last over, drew widespread criticism on social media. [22] He took one wicket (that of Michael Hussey) for 73 runs in Australia's first and only innings of the match. [4], Vinay Kumar was born in Davangere, Karnataka, on 12 February 1984. Super match yet again. Vinay Kumar was selected for Karnataka's Ranji Trophy team in the 2004–05 season and made his Debut against Bengal. Manish is doing really well as skipper. And if they can add a couple of quality guest cricketers, it can enhance their performance. [7] He is Affectionately Called as "The Davangere Express" . Seamer R Vinay Kumar, on Thursday, threw his weight behind in-form wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik who was a … If you see sides like Mizoram and Arunachal Pradesh, they have a few good players in their squads. The former Karnataka captain Vinay Kumar has 105 wickets from as many IPL matches at an economy rate of 8.39. In November 2018, he played in his 100th match in the Ranji Trophy. [25] His lack of pace in his Test debut against Australia in January 2012—bowling at 120 kilometres per hour in his opening spell—was criticised by former Pakistan fast bowler Wasim Akram as "disappointing". Leaked footage of Vinay Kumar after the match. He was first picked up by RCB where he continued till 2011. Later in 2011 he played in four ODIs in India against each of England and the West Indies. However, he wasn’t picked by any team in the last two seasons. Read about Vinay Kumar's career details on Cricbuzz.com ... Last IPL. [2][3] During the first round of matches in the tournament, he took his 400th wicket in the Ranji Trophy. Vinay Kumar has 105 wickets to his name in 105 IPL games. 206 CSK v RCB, 2012 - Vinay Kumar concedes 17 off the last over 203 CSK v KKR, 2018 - Vinay Kumar concedes 19 off the last over#CSKvKKR #IPL2018 — Deepu Narayanan (@deeputalks) April 10, 2018. And when Jadeja hit the final six, Vinay Kumar’s fate was sealed. IPL 2018: Fans Target Vinay Kumar After 17-run Last Over Against CSK Cost KKR Match It look like a match in the bag for Kolkata Knight Riders when Dinesh Karthik handed the ball to R Vinay Kumar in the final over of the game against Chennai Super Kings at the Chepauk Stadium on Tuesday. [24] He also played in the T20 match between Australia and India on 3 February 2012. I feel there is plenty of cricket still left in me. “It’s a … Kumar turned up for the Royal Challengers Bangalore, the Mumbai Indians, the Kochi Tuskers Kerala, and the Kolkata Knight Riders in previous editions of the IPL. Follow. The trolls were coming for him. — Trendulkar (@Trendulkar) April 10, 2018. In the 2018 IPL Auction, he was sold to the Kolkata Knight Riders for 1 crore. Vinay Kumar backs skipper Karthik. vs Chennai Super Kings at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Apr 10, 2018 .