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| On Updated : Dec 15, 2020 11:11 AM IST

T Natarajan (Indian Cricketer): Wife, Height, Age, Bowling, IPL, Yorker King

India has arguably seen more ‘rags to riches' stories than any other country in the world. Sheer talent and hard work coupled with a few helping hands have always served as the perfect ingredients for such stories. T Natarajan, son of porter at a Railway Station, is recognised as one of India's next big thing with a cricket ball in hand. His story is one which can inspire many around the globe. He has managed to impress with whatever little chances he has got so far to become a favourite in Tamil Nadu, but it is time now he ups his game further. IPL 2019 will see him play for SRH again and he will be desperate to make the most of it this time around.

Full Name: Thangarasu Natarajan
Nickname: Nattu, Yorker King
Role: Left-arm Medium Pacer

Physical Appearance

T Natarajan Height (approx.): 5'10”
Weight (approx.): 63kg
Eye Colour: Black
Hair Colour: Black

Personal Life

Date of Birth: May 27, 1991
T Natarajan Age (as in 2020): 29 Years
Birth Place: Salem, Tamil Nadu, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign: Gemini
Nationality: Indian
School: NA
College: NA
Educational Qualifications: NA


Father: Name Not Known
Mother: Shantha Natarajan

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Roadside eatery run by ‘Yorker King' Natarajan's parents

Sister: 3 (Names Not Known)
Brother: 1 (Name Not Known)
Coach/Mentor: Lakshmipathy Balaji
Religion: Hinduism
Address: Salem, Tamil Nadu

Cricket Career

International Debut:

Test: NA

Jersey Number: 44
Major Teams: Tamil Nadu, Dindigul Dragons, Lyca Kovai Kings, Kings XI Punjab, Sunrisers Hyderabad
T Natarajan IPL Team: Sunrisers Hyderabad (current)

Career Turning Point
The first season of Tamil Nadu Premier League saw the best of Natarajan get unleashed. It was during that period that his performances in TNPL as well as in the domestic circuit earned him some limelight.

T Natarajan Wife and Children

Marital Status: Married
T Natarajan Wife: Pavithra

Marriage Date: NA
Children: NA

Natarajan Bowling, Yorker King

Lesser Known Facts

  • Natarajan belongs to a very humble family and would have been a Coolie had he not been a cricketer. He has three sisters and a brother, all of whom now live a better life after Natarajan's success in the cricket field.
  • He began playing cricket with tennis ball and soon relocated to Chennai to continue his passion for Cricket. He was mentored by Lakshmipathy Balaji, former Indian bowler. He was into the crore club as well when Kings XI Punjab bagged him at a whopping INR 3 Crore for the promise he showed.
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