Karun Kaladharan Nair
|Height (approx.):||168 cm|
|Weight (approx.):||67 kg|
|Eye Colour:||Dark Brown|
|Date of Birth:||6 December 1991|
|Age (as on 2018):||25 years|
|Birth Place:||Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign:||Sagittarius|
|Father:||Kaladharan Nair (Businessman)|
|Mother:||Prema Nair (School Teacher)|
|Coach/Mentor:||Sanjay Bhardwaj, Pawan Gulati, Raju Tondon|
|Test:||26 November 2016 vs England in Mohali|
|ODI:||11 June 2016 vs Zimbabwe in Harare|
|Jersey Number:||#69 (India)|
|Domestic/State Team:||Royal Challengers Bangalore, Karnataka, Rajasthan Royals, South Zone, Mangalore United, Delhi Daredevils|
|Nature on field:||Cool|
|Likes to play against:||NA|
- While representing Karnataka in the 2013-14 Ranji season, Nair scored three back to back centuries in the quarters, semis and the finals and helped his team register a big win.
- In the final test match of England’s tour of India in 2016, Karun Nair became only the second Indian after Virender Sehwag to score a triple century in tests. He was unbeaten on 303.
|Career Turning Point:||Nair’s consistent performances for his team- Rajasthan Royals, at the 2014 edition of IPL gathered much needed attention.|
|Favourite Cricket Ground:||NA|
|Favourite sports personalities:||NA|
|Favourite Actors:||Shah Rukh Khan|
|Cars Collection:||BMW Gran Turismo|
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|Lesser Known Facts|
- He made his senior domestic debut in a List-A match in 2012 during Vijay Hazare Trophy. He spent the next season playing only limited-overs cricket, thus breaking into the Karnataka Ranji Trophy side.
- In his debut Ranji season, Nair scored 494 runs in six matches at an impressive average of 61.75 with three back to back centuries. Thus helping his team, Karnataka, in ending a 15-year wait for the trophy.
- Karun Nair was first picked up by the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in 2013 in IPL, but he could only play only 2 games. He was then picked up by the Rajasthan Royals (RR) the next season for INR 75 Lakhs.