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January 23, 2018
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Ravindra Jadeja (cricketer) Wife, Weight, Height, Age, Records and More

By Yash Mittal

Ravindrasinh Anirudhsinh Jadeja
(Indian Cricketer)

ABOUT

Ravindra Jadeja
Nickname: Jaddu, RJ, Sir Ravindra Jadeja, Rockstar
Profession: Indian Cricketer (Bowling all-rounder)
Biography
Autobiography: NA
Biopic: NA
Physical Appearance
Height (approx.): 170 cm
Weight (approx.): 60 Kg
Eye Colour: Black
Hair Colour: Black
Tattoos: NA
Personal Life
Date of Birth: 6 December 1988
Age (as on 2017): 29 Years
Birth Place: Jamnagar, Gujarat, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Indian
School: NA
College: NA
Educational Qualifications: NA
Signature: PHOTO

Family
Father: Anirudhsinh Jadeja (Watchman)
Mother: Late Lata Jadeja (Nurse)
Sister: Naina (eldest)
Brother: N/A
Coach/Mentor: Debu Mitra (Saurashtra Coach)Mahendra Singh Chauhan
Religion: Hinduism
Address: NA

Cricket Career
International Debut:
Test: 12 December 2003 vs Australia in Adelaide
ODI: 9 January 2004 vs Australia in Melbourne
T20: 1 December 2006 vs South Africa in Johannesburg
Jersey Number: #8- India
#12- Chennai Super Kings (CSK)
Domestic/State Team: Saurashtra Cricket Team (Gujarat)
Nature on field: NA
Likes to play against: Pakistan
Favourite Shot/Ball: lofted hit over the spinners head to long-on and long-off.

Career Turning Point

  • He became the first Indian bowler after Anil Kumble to top ICC ODI Bowlers Rankings
  • He is the only Indian to score 3 triple centuries in First-Class Cricket
  • Career Turning Point He caught the attention of the national selectors with his strong all-round performance shown in 2008–09 Ranji Trophy (42 wickets, 739 runs)

Records

NA

Preferences
Hobbies: Horse Riding, Driving fast cars
Favourite Batsmen: MS Dhoni
Favourite Bowlers: NA
Favourite Cricket Ground: NA
Favourite sports Commentator: NA
Favourite Food: NA
Favourite Actors: NA
Favourite Films: NA
Favourite Musicians/Singers: NA
Favourite Destination: NA
Smoking/Alcohol: NA

Style Quotient
Cars Collection: Hyundai Accent, Audi A4
Bike Collection: Black Hayabusa

Girlfriends, Spouse and Children
Marital Status: Married
Affairs/Girlfriends: NA
Wife/Spouse: Reeva Solanki
Marriage Date: NA
Children’s: NA

Earnings
Net Worth: $3 million
Retainer Fee: Rs 25 Lakh per annum
Test Fee: Rs 7, 00,000
ODI Fee: Rs 4,00,000
T20 Fee: Rs 2,00,000
IPL 11: Rs 9 Crore

Awards and recognitions

  • NA

Controversies

  • NA

Lesser Known Facts

  • He hails from a middle-class family, his father used to work as a watchman for a private security agency.
  • His father wanted him to become an Army officer but his interest was in Cricket, he was scared of his father in his childhood.
  • His mother passed away in an accident in 2006 when Jadeja was 17 years old, which made him so weak that he once decided to quit Cricket.
  • He owns a posh restaurant in Rajkot, Gujarat named “Jaddu’s Food Field”.
  • He is a very religious person.
  • He can brandish the sword as good as he flows his bat.

Yash Mittal

A cricket lover waiting for the next Indian cricket triumph!