Vikas Mishra is an Indian cricket player born in Delhi, India in 1992. Vikas is a Right handed batsman and a slow left-arm orthodox bowler. He plays his domestic cricket for Delhi. He was selected for the IPL season 4 to play for the team of Delhi Daredevils. Presently, he has been retained by this team to play at the IPL 5 season 2012.
Mishra made his first class debut in 2009 against the Bengal cricket team in Kolkata and List A debut in 2010 against the Punjab cricket team in Sirsa. He played his only Twenty20 match against the Tamil Nadu cricket team in 2011 held in Hyderabad.
With right to his batting statistics, Vikas played in 15 First class matches, scoring 18 innings and scoring 46 runs at an average of 3.83. He made a strike rate of 15.08. With right to List A matches, he played in 9 matches, making 2 innings and scoring 2 runs. His batting average came to 2.00 and strike rate accumulated to 25.00.
With right to his bowling statistics, Vikas played in 15 first class matches, with 25 innings bowled in 3186 balls of 1451 runs. Moreover, of the 55 wickets taken, he achieved best innings bowling of 7/116, with best match bowling of 10/138. His bowling average accumulated to 26.38, with an economy rate of 2.73 and bowling strike rate of 57.9. He took 55 wickets.
He seems to be a very talented youngster who has a good knack of taking wickets and breaking partnerships at crucial moments of the game. The Indian Wickets will benefit his slow left-arm orthodox bowling and will fetch him wickets provided if he is consistent with his line & length and given an opportunity to play.