- Name: Peddy Upendar Reddy
- Attribute: Right Handed Batsman & Right Arm Off-Break
- DOB: 10th December, 1993
- First Academy: Nalgonda District Academy of Excellence, Hyderabad
- First Coach: CoachMaheshwar Singh (Ex Ranji player)
- School: Baby Moon High School
- Current Coach: Coach Syed Abid Ali (Ex Test Player)U
- Names of Clubs/ Teams represented:
- Hyderabad U-17, U-19 State Team, Hyderabad U23 & Ranji Probables (2017), Hyderabad President’s XI, Combined District XI, Moin ud d’aula Gold Cup (Inter State), Steel Authority of India (All India Trophy), Demolishers Cricket Club, Vishvam Marketing Team, Sri Infra Club, Hyderabad Cricket Academy of Excellence, Jawahar Lal University,
- Highest Level of Tournaments Played so far: Telangana T20 league, KSCA tournament, Telangana Premiere League, Telangana Corporate Premiere League, SGFI (Under 17), Indo Nepal Series (Represented Indian U-19 team), Indo Bangladesh Series (Under – 19), Tri Nation Series, 6 Side Cricket Tournament in Punjab
Upendar Reddy is a Professional Cricketer who has been playing Professional Cricket for almost 2 decades. An experienced all-rounder who has played across different levels in Hyderabad. Upendar began playing cricket at the age of 12 under Coach Maheshwar Singh who is a Former Ranji Trophy Player. Since then, he rose through the ranks performing consistently well across school and club levels. Very few players manage to play all levels of Cricket i.e Local, Club/Division, District, State & Nationals & Upendar is one of those players from Hyderabad who has experience of playing across all levels.
In the next 15 years which followed in his cricketing journey, Upendar went on to play for multiple teams and clubs including playing at District, State and National Level. A game changing all-rounder, Upendar can be that vital cog in the Playing XI who can chip in with crucial cameos at the middle order while be equally potent with the ball with his Off-Spinners. Upendar is currently training under Coach Syed Abid Ali who is a Former Test Cricketer. Upendar since the beginning of time has been blessed with solid foundations considering he has always taken coaching from Domestic and International Level Players.
In a career spanning almost one and a half decade, Upendar has went on to become a Celebrated All-Rounder who has played in some high profile tournaments right from Indo-Bangladesh Series at U19 Level, KSCA Tournament, Telangana T20 League, Indo Nepal Series representing India U19 Team, Tri Nation Series, SGFI U17 to name a few. Upendar on his given day can single handedly impact a game. His Highest Individual Score of 172* vs Hyderabad President’s XI or his 5/6 vs Nepal in Indo-Nepal Series or his 7/28 vs Income Tax in HCA Knockout League Tournament are testimonies of his all-round abilities.
Upendar is currently aiming to play Club/Division/County Cricket in UK & is available to contribute for Clubs in UK as a proper all-rounder. Upendar also recently shifted his base from Hyderabad to UK in order to explore more opportunities.
Top 10 performances:
- 172* vs Hyderabad President’s XI in 2010.
- 289 runs in 3 innings alongwith 10 wickets in U16 Zonals 2009-10
- 224 runs in 3 innings and 12 wickets in Under 19 Zonals 2011-12
- 606 runs in Two Day League Season representing Hyderabad Telephones Team in 2012
- 590 runs in 7 innings in Two Day League for Picket Cricket Club 2013
- 358 runs in 7 innings for Team Kun in One Day League
- 7/28 against Income tax team in Knockout League Tournament 2014-15
- 48 wickets in 12 matches for Nalgonda District Team
- Highest wicket taker for Nalgonda District Team in 2011 League Season
- 5/32 against HPS team in Hyderabad League Season 2013
- Highest wicket taker for Nalgonda District in T20 tournament
- 5/6 vs Nepal in Indo Nepal Series. Completed the tournament with 18 wickets in Season 2011
- 21 wickets in Under 19 Zonals in 2009/10 | Hyderabad Cricket Association
- 19 wickets in Under 16 Zonals in 2011/12 | Hyderabad Cricket Association
Crucial Stats: (Since Beginning of Time)
- 50s- 43
- 100’s- 10
- Highest Individual Score – 172* against Hyderabad President’s XI in 2010
- Fifers – 10
- Best Bowling Figures – 7/28 vs Income Tax Team in Knockout League Tournament in 2014-15