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Ravindra Jadeja Bio, Age, Height, Weight, Wife, Net Worth, salary and more

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Wiki, Salary, Girlfriend and Personal information of Ravindra Jadeja

Ravindra Jadeja is an Indian all-rounder who plays as a left-handed middle-order batsman and slow left-arm orthodox bowler. He represents Saurashtra in first-class cricket and the Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League. Here you fill find all information about Ravindra Jadeja age, height, weight, wife, net worth, salary and relationship status. He made his ODI debut against Sri Lanka on 8 February 2009.

About/Bio/Wiki of Ravindra Jadeja

Full Name Ravindra Jadeja
Nick Name (s) Jaddu, RJ, Sir Ravindra Jadeja
Names Earned Rockstar, Sir Ravindra Jadeja
Profession Cricketer 

Physical Stats & More

Height
  • in centimeters- 170 cm
  • in meters- 1.70 m
  • in Feet Inches- 5’7”
Weight
  • in Kilograms- 60 kg
  • in Pounds 132 lbs
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black
Body Colour Fair

Cricket

Ravindra Jadeja in the field
International Debut

Test- 13-17 December 2012 against England at Nagpur

ODI- 8 February 2009 against Sri Lanka at Colombo

T20- 10 February 2009 against Sri Lanka at Colombo

Coach/Mentor

Debu Mitra (Saurashtra coach)

Mahendra Singh Chauhan
Jersey Number

#8- India

#12- Chennai Super Kings (CSK)
Domestic/State Team (s)
  • Chennai Super Kings
  • Gujarat Lions
  • Kochi Tuskers Kerala
  • Rajasthan Royals
  • Saurashtra
  • West Zone
Records (main ones)
  1. He became the first Indian bowler after Anil Kumble to top ICC ODI Bowlers Rankings
  2. 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)

Personal Life

Date of Birth 6 December 1988
Birth Place NavagamGhed, Gujarat, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Sagittarius
Nationality Indian
Hometown Jamnagar, Gujarat, India
School N/A
Religion Hinduism

Family

Ravindra Jadeja with his wife
Marital Status Married
Marital Date 17 April 2016
Wife/Spouse Reeva Solanki (aka Rivaba Solanki)
Children

Son- None

Daughter- Nidhyana (born in 2017)

Parents

Father: Anirudhsinh Jadeja (watchman)

Mother- Late Lata Jadeja (Nurse)

Siblings

Sisters- Naina (eldest), Naynaba Jadeja

Brother- None

Favorite Things

Hobbies Playing cricket & Traveling
Favourite Cricketer Virat Kohli
Favourite Food South Indian
Favourite Actor Amir Khan
Favourite Singer Arijit Singh
Net Worth INR 20 Lakh

Controversies of Ravindra Jadeja:

  • He got into a fight with his teammate Suresh Raina when Raina dropped two catches on Jadeja’s bowling in a match against West Indies in July 2013.
  • He had a verbal spat with James Anderson (England player) in the 2014 India’s tour to England.
  • In April 2016, on his wedding day, he attracted controversy for the gunshots, which happened on the arrival of the bride in the wedding hall. As per the gun law in India, gunshots are a punishable offense; except in case of self-defense.
  • While doing commentary in a 2019 World Cup match, Sanjay Manjrekar called Ravindra Jadeja a bits-and-pieces cricketer. To this, Jadeja said he has had enough of Manjrekar’s verbal diarrhea.

Does Ravindra Jadeja smoke: No
Does Ravindra Jadeja drink alcohol: No

Some less known facts about Ravindra Jadeja:

  • 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 Gujarat’s Rajkot named “Jaddu’s Food Field.”
  • He is a very religious person.
  • On 15 April 2019, Jadeja announced his support to BJP through a tweet in which he tagged his wife and the Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Image Credit: Twitter

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