With the full name of Ravindrasinh Anirudhsinh Jadeja, is an Indian cricketer and uprising star, was born on 6th December 1988, in Jamnagar, Gujarat, India. He is commonly called as Ravindra Jadeja. Jadeja is an all-rounder, Indian international cricketer who represents Chennai Super Kings in Indian Premier League (IPL) and Saurashtra in first-class cricket.
Jadeja is a living legend cricketer who both played as a batsman and slow left-arm orthodox bowler. Jadeja is a left-handed batsman who usually played as a middle-order batsman in an Indian cricket team.
At the age of 16, Jadeja began to perform in the under-19 Indian team. This renowned Indian cricketer was also the part of under-19 World Cup 2006, held in Sri Lanka. He also played the role of vice-captain of their team in the same under-19 World Cup. Jadeja performed outstandingly in the bowling sector against the strong team Pakistan in the last match. In the same tournament, Jadeja recorded some exciting stats.
This excellent professional cricketer has played the various national and international tournaments as well as world cup 2008. Jadeja was also played an under-19 Indian cricket team when the team won 2008, World cup held in Malaysia under the same captaincy of Indian team ‘Virat Kohli’.
The phenomenal cricketer played his ODI debut on 8th February 2009 against Srilanka and the batsman scored unbeatable 60 off 77 balls. Whereas, Jadeja made his debut test match exactly after 4 years against England. In 2012, Jadeja represents Chennai Super Kings in IPL while in the year 2016 Jadeja was played as a part of team Gujarat Lions. In 2017, on 22 January Jadeja managed to record his 150 One Day International wickets and became the first left-arm spinner in the entire Indian Cricket history. He also set his record as the top-ranked bowler worldwide in March 2017 by replacing Ravichandran Ashwin in the same position.
He was born to Anirudh Jadeja and Lata Jadeja. According to social media, Jadeja has two sisters named, Naina Jadeja and Padmini Jadeja. On 17th April 2016, after an engagement, Jadeja got married to Reeva Solanki, and after a year the beautiful couple had a daughter, Nidhyana.
Ravindra played his debut first-class in Duleep Trophy from 2006-07. Ravindra played for West Zone in Duleep Trophy, however, in the Ranji Trophy he played for Saurashtra. Jadeja had a record of becoming the eighth player in the cricket history and the first-ever Indian cricketer to record triple centuries of his career in three first-class. Thus he became the player who joined the gang of Brian Lara, Don Bradman, Bill Ponsford, WG Grace, Wally Hammond, Mike Hussey, and Graeme Hick. In the year of 23 just, Jadeja had crossed the milestone, which was itself a record.
His ravishing performance 2008–09 Ranji Trophy caught the attention of selectors and was chosen for the ODI series held in Sri Lanka. On 8th February 2009, he played his debut in the finishing match of the series in which Jadeja scored 60*. Ravindra Jadeja was condemned for his lowest score in the Indias’ loss against England in the World Twenty20, 2009. After this Jadeja took the place no.7 of Yousuf Pathan in the ODI team, and in third ODI against Sri Lanka on 21st December 2009, Jadeja was given the man of the match award.
Ravindra Jadeja had a strikingly wonderful career in which he made great records and became the cause of victory for the Indian team. Jadeja played 41 test matches, 151 ODI matches, 40 T20 matches, and around 94 first-class matches in total. He was also awarded the ‘Madhavrao Scindia Award’ for taking most wickets in Ranji Trophy 2008-2009. In the year 2018, he was ranked second in ICC Top 10 Test all-rounders. He was among a few players hold the award, ICC World ODI XI of the year 2013 and 2016.
|Full Name||Ravindrasinh Anirudhsinh Jadeja|
|Nickname/Alternative Name||Jaddu, RJ, Sir Ravindra Jadeja|
|Date Of Birth||6 December 1986|
|Age as in (2020)||33 Years old|
|Birth Place||Navagam Ghed, Gujarat, India|
|Hometown||Jamnagar, Gujarat, India|
|Family||Father: Anirudhsinh Jadeja (Watchman)|
Mother: Lata Jadeja (Nurse)
Sisters: Naina (eldest) Naynaba Jadeja
|Hobbies||Horse Riding, Driving Fast Car|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||In Centimeters- 170 cm|
In Meters- 1.70 m
In Feet Inches- 5' 7"
|Weight||In Kilograms- 60|
In Pounds- 132 lbs
|Body Measurement||Chest: 40 inches |
Waist: 32 inches
Biceps: 12 inches
|Tattoos||A dragon tattoo on his back and a tattoo on his left biceps|
|Family & More|
|Married Date||17 April 2016|
Daughter: Nidhyana (born in 2017)
|Coach||Debu Mitra (Saurashtra Coach)|
Mahendra Singh Chauhan
|Jersey Number||# 8- India|
# 12- Chennai Super Kings (CSK)
|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.
|Domestic/State Team||* Chennai Super Kings|
* Gujarat Lions
* Kochi Tuskers Kerala
* Rajasthan Royals
* West Zone
|Records||1. He becomes 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 Training Point||He gets the attention of the national selectors with his strong all-around performance show in 2008-2009 Rajni Trophy (42 wickets and 739 runs)|
|Favourite Cricketer||MS Dhoni|
|Favourite Colour||Black and Blue|
|Cars Collection||Hyundai Accent, Audi A4|
|Bikes Collections||Black Hayabusa|
|Ravindra Jadeja Social Profiles|