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Keshav Maharaj (South African Cricketer) Records, Controversies, Age, Weight, Height, Wife, Lifestyle and More

By Bisma Qamar @bismaqamar1

An Indian origin South African off-spinner, Keshav is the frontline slow bowler in the South African test side.

Name: Keshav Maharaj
Nickname: N/A
Role: Bowler

Source: Unknown

Cricket Career

International Debut:

Test: Against Australia cricket team on 3rd November 2016

ODI: Against England on May 27th, 2017

T20I: NA

Jersey Number: #16

Major Teams: South Africa, Dolphins and KwaZulu- Natal


He became the 7th South African spinner to take a five-for in Tests, against New Zealand in 2017.

Girlfriends, Spouse and Children

Marital Status: Unmarried

Affairs/Girlfriends: N/A

Wife: N/A

Marriage Date: N/A

Children: N/A

Source: IPL 2019

Physical Appearance

Height (approx.): 5′ 10″

Weight (approx.): 65 kg

Eye Colour: Dark Brown

Hair Colour: Black

Personal Life

Date of Birth: 7th February 1990

Age (as of May 2019): 29 Years

Birth Place: Durban, Natal Province, South Africa

Zodiac sign/Sun sign: Aquarius

Nationality: South Africa

School: Northwood Boys High School, Durban

College: N/A

Educational Qualifications: N/A

Signature: N/A



Father: Athmanand Maharaj

Mother: Kanchan Mala

Sister: Nashika Mala

Brother: N/A

Coach/Mentor: His own father Athmanand

Religion: Hinduism

Address: Durban, Natal Province, South Africa

Preferences/ Favourite

Hobbies: Travelling, Swimming, Reading and Cooking

Cricketers: Batsman: Rahul Dravid, Kevin Pietersen, Herschelle Gibs and Bowler: Muttiah Murlidharan

Cricket Ground: NA

Athletes: NA

Food: NA

Artists: NA

Films: N/A

Destinations: Thailand

Tattoos: NA

Smoking/Drinking: NA

Style Quotient: N/A

Cars Collection: N/A

Lesser Known Facts

He is an excellent cook and his passion brought him into many cooking shows on the local radio station. His family is rooted long back to Sultanpur, Uttar Pradesh India. He is an ardent devotee of Lord Hanuman.

Initially, he was a left-arm seam bowler but later on, he converted his bowling style as a spinner.

Bisma Qamar @bismaqamar1