Ravindra Jadeja Biography Age Height Wife Family Background
Ravindra Jadeja is an Indian Cricketer.He was born on 6th December’1988 in NavagamGhed,Gujarat,India.He goy married to Riva Solanki (Engineer) on 17th April’2016.In this article we know the Ravindra Jadeja Biography Age Height Wife Family Background and more:
Full Name-Ravindrasinh Anirudhsinh Jadeja
Nickname-Jaddu, RJ, Sir Ravindra Jadeja
Names Earned-Rockstar, Sir Ravindra Jadeja
Ravindra Jadeja Physical Status and More:
•in centimeters-170 cm
•in meters-1.70 m
•in Feet Inches-5’ 7”
•in Kilograms-60 kg
•in Pounds-132 lbs
Chest: 40 Inches
Waist: 32 inches
Biceps: 12 Inches
Hair Colour -Black
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Tattoos:A dragon tattoo on his back & a tattoo on his left biceps
Ravindra Jadeja Cricket career:
-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
-Domestic/State Team(s) • Chennai Super Kings
• Gujarat Lions
• Kochi Tuskers Kerala
• Rajasthan Royals
• West Zone
Records (main ones)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 2008-2009 Ranji Trophy (42 wickets, 739 runs)
Ravindra Jadeja Personal Life:
Date of Birth-6 December 1988
Age-32 Years(as in 2020)
Birthplace-NavagamGhed, Gujarat, India
Hometown-Jamnagar, Gujarat, India
Educational Qualification-Not Known
Hobbies-Horse Riding, Driving fast cars
Political Inclination BJP
Likes & Dislikes –
Likes:Riding bikes, driving Cars, Resting at his farmhouse, Horse riding
Dislikes- Not Known
•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.
Favourite Cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni
Favourite Colour(s) Black, Blue
Favourite Travel Destination London
Affairs Family and More:
Marriage Date-17 April 2016
Wife/Spouse -Reeva Solanki (aka Rivaba Solanki)
Children Son- None
Daughter- Nidhyana (born in 2017)
Father: Anirudhsinh Jadeja (watchman)
Mother- Late Lata Jadeja (Nurse)
Sisters- Naina (eldest), Naynaba Jadeja
Cars collection Hyundai Accent, Audi A4
Bike Black Hayabusa
Salary Rs. 25 Lakh per annum (Retainership Fees)
Rs 7 lakh (per test match)
Rs 4 lakh (per one day match)
Rs 2 lakh (per T20 match)
Net Worth (approx.) $3 million
Few Facts About Ravindra Jadeja:
-Does Ravindra Jadeja smoke?: No
-Does Ravindra Jadeja drink alcohol?: No
-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.
-Jadeja is also an expert in sword-fencing, which is often reflected in his celebrations after scoring a century or so.