David Paidikalva Vijaykumar is a right handed batsman and right arm medium bowler. He is a member of Hyderabad Deccan Chargers in the IPL. He also plays for Andhra team.
Paidikalva Vijaykumar played his first Twenty20 match on 3rd April 2007 at Visakhapatnam. This was a match between Tamil Nadu and Andhra. He was assigned the No. 11 batting slot, but did not get an opportunity to bat. He bowled 4 overs and took 1 wicket for 27 runs. Tamil Nadu won this match by 7 wickets with 11 deliveries remaining. In the IPL, Vijaykumar played against Chennai Super Kings on 27th May 2008 at Hyderabad (Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Uppal). He did not get a chance to bat. He bowled 3.2 overs, none of which were maiden, conceded 32 runs and made 1 dismissal. This match was won by Chennai Super Kings by 7 wickets when 4 balls were remaining.
Paidikalva Vijaykumar has participated in 13 Twenty20 matches. In these, he has bowled 242 deliveries and during these 311 runs have been scored. He has taken 9 wickets. His bowling strike rate was 26.8 and bowling average was 34.55. He has scored 7 runs in these 13 matches and has hit 1 sixer. He has also taken 1 catch.