Subramaniam Badrinath is a right handed batsman and right arm offbreak bowler who plays for the Indian cricket team. The other teams he has played for are Tamil Nadu, Indian Board President’s XI, India Red and Chennai Super Kings. At present, he has been bought by the team of Chennai Super Kings to play for the IPL 5 season.
Sri Lanka and India contested in a One day International on 20th August 2008 at Dambulla. This was the debut One day International of Badrinath in which he took 2 catches. This batsman was at the No. 7 spot, unbeaten on 27 runs in 57 deliveries. India won this match by 3 wickets with 62 deliveries to spare.
Badrinath debuted in Twenty20 cricket on 3rd April 2007 at Visakhapatnam in a match between Tamil Nadu and Andhra. In this match, he took 1 catch and scored 24 runs in 21 deliveries while batting at the No. 3 position. This match was won by Tamil Nadu by 7 wickets with 13 deliveries to spare.
Badrinath has participated in 7 One day Internationals and has scored 79 runs in these at a batting average of 15.80 and strike rate of 45.93. His highest score was 27* and he took 2 catches.
He has taken part in 87 Twenty20 matches in which he has bowled 18 deliveries and has conceded 22 runs taking one wicket. He has scored 1570 runs at a strike rate of 116.12 and batting average of 30.78. His highest score has been 71* and he has hit 12 half centuries, 151 boundaries, 36 sixers and has taken 19 catches.