Deccan Chronicle – Chennai: The terrace of his house at suburban Chennai doubles up as a make-shift nets.


  • A synthetic astro turf, floodlight and a bowling machine to face, Vijay Shankar could pad up even in the middle of a night.
  • The untiring effort of his father H.
  • After getting his maiden India call-up as a replacement for Bhuvneshwar Kumar, the Tamil Nadu pace-bowling all-rounder acknowledged his father’s vision in shaping his career.
  • The only thing he wanted in return was 100 per cent commitment from me,” said Vijay, who has been a regular in the India A squad.
  • Vijay credited TN bowling coach L.

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