Yash Dhull biography
Yash Dhull with Indian whiteball skipper Rohit Sharma

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Yash Dhull Biography: The Delhi-born cricketer becomes a piece of sensational news right after his appointment as captain for team India in ACC U19 Asia Cup 2022 and U19 World Cup 2022.

Yash Dhull Biography

The middle-order right-handed batsman has also captained Delhi Under-16 and Under -18 teams earlier. Notably, he played for the Delhi Under-14 team at the age of 12 years.

NameYash Vijay Dhull
Date of BirthNovember 11, 2002
Father – Vijay Singh
Mother – Neelam
Sister – NA
Martial StatusSingle/Unmarried
Batting StyleRight-hand bat
Bowling Style
Right-arm off-break
Teams Played
Delhi U14, Delhi U16, Delhi U19, India U19
CoachPradeep Kochar

Yash Dhull Personal Life

  • Yash Dhull was born on November 11, 2002, in New Delhi.
  • Yash Dhul was born to Neelam(Mother) and Vijay Dhull(father).
  • He studies at the Bal Bhavan International School in Dwarka and trains at Delhi Capitals Bal Bhavan Academy.
  • Yash Dhull’s father Vijay Dhull works as an executive with a cosmetic brand.
  • His father had quit his job to help guide his son’s career at a crucial stage.
  • Yash Dull currently lives in Janakpuri – Delhi.
Yash Dhull Family
Yash Dhull with his Mother(Neelam) and Father(Vijay Dhull)

Yash Dhull Career

  • Yash Dhull started his cricket career after his mother spotted a cricket spark in him.
  • At the age of 4, Yash’s mother spotted him doing shadow-practicing on the street without a bat after which she enrolls him in a cricket academy.
  • He was taken to a local academy at Bharati College at a tender age before moving to Bal Bhawan school’s academy.
  • The right-handed middle-order batter got into Bal Bhawan school’s academy at the tender age of 11 and developed his game from there.
  • Yash Dhull, as an 11-year-old in the Under-16 Rajesh Peter Memorial Tournament, scored an unforgotten 40 not out where he received his first cash prize of Rs. 500.
  • At the age of 12, Yash Dhull had represented the Delhi team in Under 14 matches.
  • He joined the Airliner Cricket Academy in Janakpuri.
  • Yash Dhull scored an unbeaten 186 against Punjab in the Under-16 Vijay Merchant Trophy where he was promoted as skipper of the side.
  • Under his captaincy, Delhi reached the knockouts after eight years. But there was a setback when the pandemic struck just days before he was to travel to the National Cricket Academy.
  • The 19-year-old Yash was the leading run-getter in the Vinoo Mankad Trophy 2021 tournament. He averaged 75.50 for his 302 runs for the DDCA in the five matches the team played in the tournament.
  • Yash Dhull has been named as the skipper for the India team for the ACC U19 Asia Cup 2022 and U19 World Cup 2022.
Yash Dhull
Yash Dhull appointed as U19 Indian skipper(Image Courtesy: Delhi Capitals Official Twitter Page)