7 Indian Cricketers With Top Scores In Yo-Yo Test: Modern-day cricket has evolved much beyond the two-dimensional game of bat and ball. The fitness levels in the Indian cricket team are very high. Indian players are shown the exit doors and are not allowed to be a part of the squad if they are unfit.
BCCI introduced a mandatory fitness test for every player, famously called the yo-yo Test. All the players need to clear the test in order to play for the Indian cricket team.
Here, in this article, we bring you a list of Indian cricketers with top scores in the yo-yo Test. Have a look:
1. Ahmad Banday:
Though Ahmad Banday isn’t a popular name in the cricket fraternity however he managed to be the top name in this list. The opening batsman from Jammu and Kashmir has a terrific score of 19.4, which is the best score so far by any Indian player.
2. Mayank Dagar:
The Himachal Pradesh-based cricketer Mayank Dagar is a surprise inclusion in this list. With a test score of 19.3, Mayank is ranked second in this list.
3. Manish Pandey:
One of the most talented fielders in the Indian cricket team, who is known for his sensational catches. Interestingly, Manish Pandey scored more than the Indian skipper, Virat Kohli, in the Yo-Yo test. He managed to score 19.2.
4. Virat Kohli:
The Indian skipper, Virat Kohli is one of the fittest cricketers around the world. The modern legend has admitted that his batting improved because of his fitness. He has scored 19 in the yo-yo Test.
5. Hardik Pandya:
The sensational Indian all-rounder is also one of the fittest players. Hardik also scored 19 in the yo-yo Test.
6. Ashish Nehra:
Veteran Indian cricketer Ashish Nehra was one of the most crucial players of the Indian cricket team during his era. He scored 18.5 in the yo-yo Test and also admitted that he found the fitness Test quite easy as a pacer.
7. Rishabh Pant:
Time and again, the young and talented wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant has been body-shamed for his weight however, the youngster has worked hard on his fitness. Ever since then, he has been working hard to maintain his fitness levels and scored 17.3 in the Yo-Yo Test.