Well seems like team India and the Asian Subcontinent has finally found its very own Mr 360 Degree in the form of Suryakumar Yadav aka SKY and many cricketing fans from all across the world have already started comparing him with South African legend AB de Villiers aka ABD. There are many similarities in the play styles of both these batters but at the same time there are many differences as well which makes one better then the other in certain aspects.
Although Suryakumar Yadav has a massive fan following as India is one of the biggest cricketing nation in the world but there is no denying the fact that AB de Villers is no less when it comes to the fanbase and because of their huge fanbases, the debate of who is better amongst both these players is getting hotter with each passing day.
Suryakumar Yadav vs AB de Villers side by side comparison :
|SURYAKUMAR YADAV (SKY)
|AB de VILLERS (ABD)
|As of 1 November 2022, Suryakumar Yadav has played around 50 international matches which includes 13 ODI’s and 37 T20i’s. He has not made his test debut yet.
|In his entire international cricketing career, AB de Villiers has played around 420 international matches which includes 114 Test’s, 228 ODI’s and 37 T20i’s.
|As of 1 November 2022, Suryakumar Yadav has a career strike rate of 177.03 in T20i’s.
|AB de Villiers has a career strike rate of 135.17 in T20i’s.
|As of 1 November 2022, Suryakumar Yadav has a career average of 40.66 in T20i’s.
|AB de Villiers has a career average of 26.12 in T20i’s.
|As of 1 November 2022, Suryakumar Yadav has a career best score of 117 runs in T20i’s.
|AB de Villiers has a career best score of 79 in T20i’s.
|Suryakumar Yadav’s favourite pet shot is the sweep shot which he plays against both fast bowlers and spinners.
|AB de Villiers favourite pet shot is the Fine sweep.
|Suryakumar Yadav has represented Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) as well as Mumbai Indians (MI) in the various seasons of Indian Premier League (IPL).
|AB de Villiers has represented Delhi Daredevils (DD) as well as Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in the various seasons of Indian Premier League (IPL).
|As of 1 November 2022, Suryakumar Yadav has not taken any wicket while bowling during his international cricketing career.
|AB de Villiers has taken around 9 wickets while bowling during his entire international cricketing career.
Now after seeing the comparisons above you decide who is the better 360 Degree player among Suryakumar Yadav and AB de Villiers in International Cricket.