Yogesh used to play the role of a wicketkeeper while playing for Maharashtra, and Maharashtra Under-19s. Last year, i.e. in the year 2008, he was signed by Mumbai franchise of IPL. As such, he is a member of Mumbai Indians right now.

Yogesh made his debut in cricket in the year 2006 in a 4-day match that had been played against Railways in the first month of the year; that too, in the first week. At that time, Yogesh represented Maharashtra. The match had ended in a draw. In this game, Yogesh could add 12 runs to the total of 237 in the first innings. In the second innings, he made 30/230 runs. Yogesh tends to hit the ball hard. This led to the decision of his inclusion in Mumbai Indians. Later on, he had also secured a place in ‘Fringe Indian Squad’ with regards to ‘Israel Tour’.

Career Highlights

Team Royal Challengers Bangalore Royal Challengers Bangalore
Role Batsman
Born Nov 5, 1984
Nationality India India
Team History
Mumbai Indians Mumbai Indians 2008 - present
Royal Challengers Bangalore Royal Challengers 2014 - present

In 14 First-Class matches played till now, Yogesh has made 812 runs (inclusive of a century), with ‘126’ being his highest score. He has also been successful in taking 10 catches. The number of sixes is also ‘10’. 7 half-centuries have been hit. The strike rate has been 48.36.

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