Parthiv Ajay Patel
(Indian Cricketer)

Parthiv Patel
Nickname:PP and Bachcha
Profession:Cricketer
Biography
Autobiography:
Biopic:
Physical Appearance
Height (approx.):5’4”
Weight (approx.):62 Kg
Eye Colour:Black
Hair Colour:Black
Tattoos:NA
Personal Life
Date of Birth:9 March 1985
Age (as on 2018):32 years
Birth Place:Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign:Pisces
Nationality:Indian
School:NA
College:NA
Educational Qualifications:NA
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Family
Father:Ajay Patel
Mother:NA
Sister:NA
Brother:NA
Coach/Mentor:Vijay Patel
Religion:Hindu
Address:NA
Cricket Career
International Debut:
Test:8th Aug 2002 vs England at Nottingham
ODI:4th January 2003 vs New Zealand in Queenstown
T20:4th June 2011 vs West Indies in Port of Spain
Jersey Number:#42 (International, IPL, County)
Domestic/State Team:Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Kochi Tuskers Kerala, Chennai Super Kings, Deccan Chargers Hyderabad, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Rajasthan Cricket Association XI, Gujarat, India Green
Nature on field:Calm
Likes to play against:Pakistan
Favourite Shot:Pull Shot
Records
  • Youngest to keep wickets in Test Cricket (17 years), Only Indian to hit 5 centuries in first-class cricket history
Career Turning Point
  • Performing well in 2004 series in Australia
Preferences
Hobbies:NA
Favourite Batsmen:Kumar Sangakkara, Adam Gilchrist
Favourite Bowlers:Anil Kumble, Harbhajan Singh, Waqar Younis
Favourite Cricket Ground:NA
Favourite sports personalities:NA
Favourite Food:Dosa
Favourite Actors/Actresses:Aamir Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Akshay Kumar / Deepika Padukone, Yami Gautam, Parineeti Chopra
Favourite Book:Autobiography of a Yogi by Paramahansa Yogananda
Favourite Films:NA
Favourite Musicians/Singers:NA
Favourite Car:BMW, Audi A6 and Mercedes Benz
Favourite Destinations:NA
Smoking/Alcohol:NA
Style Quotient
Cars Collection:NA
Girlfriends, Spouse and Children
Marital Status:Married
Affairs/Girlfriends:NA
Wife/Spouse:Avni Zaveri (Interior designer)
Marriage Date:9th March 2008
Children:NA
Earnings
Net Worth:35 million
Salary Fee(as in 2018):NA
Test Fee:NA
ODI Fee:NA
T20 Fee:NA
IPL 11:1.70 crore
Controversies
  • There was a rumor that once he applied for the post of Multi tasking staff in the Income Tax Department.
Lesser Known Facts
  • He considered Adam Gilchrist as his role model.
  • Once he was fined 60% match fee for over appealing against Pakistan in a test match.
  • In 2003, Tv show MTV Bakra trapped him in their troublesome show for a prank.
  • During 2004 Border Gavaskar Trophy in Australia, he sledged Steve Waugh who was batting at the crease by saying, ” Come on Steve, just one more of your popular slog-sweeps before you quit.” to which Steve replied, “Show some respect. You were in your nappies when I debuted 18 years ago.”
  • He has represented 6 teams in Indian Premier League(IPL) which are, Chennai Super Kings, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Deccan Chargers Hyderabad, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Kochi Tuskers Kerala and Mumbai Indians.