Ayush Badoni stuns everyone with his aggressive batting under pressure in the Indian Premier League. Badoni came into the limelight during his swashbuckling performance in the debut game for Lucknow Super Giants on March 28, 2022. He started a counter-attack and smashed a fifty in his debut match against Gujarat Titans. He provided Lucknow Super Giants with many finishing touches in the ongoing Indian Premier League. Here you get Badoni’s complete biography and the latest news about this young rising star, keep reading.
Ayush Badoni Biography
|Birth Place||Dehradun, Uttarkhand|
|School||Modern BK School|
|Badoni Height||167 cm|
Ayush was born on December 3, 1999, in Dehradun, Uttarakhand. Ayush completed his schooling at Modern BK School. He did his graduation from Venkateshwara College. He comes from a middle-class family. His mother is a teacher and his father is a documentary filmmaker.
Ayush Cricket Career
|Cricket Coach||Tarak Sinha|
|Batting Style||Right-handed Batter|
|Bowling Style||Right arm Off break|
|Teams||Delhi Domestic Team|
Lucknow Super Giants
|Debut||International Debut- No|
IPL Debut- Against GT on 28/03/2022
Domestic T20- 11/01/2021
In the beginning, his parents didn’t take his cricket career seriously. However, his childhood coach, Balraj Kumar convinced his parents. In the early days of Badoni’s cricketing career, Balraj trained him on the cemented pitch before he moved to Punjab. After that the right-handed batsman trained under renowned late iconic coach, Tarak Sinha. Apart from batting in the middle order, he can bowl spin also.
Ayush came into the limelight when he scored 52 runs off 28 balls against Sri Lanka in U-19 Asia Cup. In July 2018, The versatile cricketer made headlines when he smashed 185* runs and also picked six-wicket against Sri Lanka during the 1st Youth Test in Colombo.
After a struggle of three years, he got the chance to play for Delhi in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy in 2021. However, he didn’t get the chance to bat in his debut match. He has played five domestic T20 games so far.
During the IPL Auction 2022, Lucknow Super Giants brought him at his base price of INR 20 Lakh. Lucknow Super Giants were reeling at 29/4 when he came to bat in his opening game against Lucknow Super Giants. Ayush Badoni along with Deepak Hooda and started the counter-attack. Both added 87 runs for the fifth wicket and helped their team to reach a competitive total. He scored the 54 runs off 41 balls and became the third-youngest player to score a fifty in a debut game.