Devdutt Padikkal Full Biography, Records, Batting, Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Family, & More


Devdutt Padikkal Full Biography, Records, Batting, Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Family, & More


Devdutt Padikkal Full Biography

A young, tall left-handed batsman with a firm stance name Devdutt Padikkal came into the limelight after his impressive debut IPL season where he scores 473 in 15 matches playing for Royal Challengers Bangalore.

This little kid with immense talent born in Edappal, Kerala, and later move from Hyderabad to Bengaluru with his parents for better cricketing facilities. Coming through the proper grass-root level, Devdutt Padikkal represented Karnataka at u-16 and u-19 levels. He made his List A debut for Karnataka in the 2019–20 Vijay Hazare Trophy. He was the leading run-scorer in that tournament with 609 runs in 11 matches.

Before stepping into the world’s biggest league, he proves himself in the Karnataka premier league and grabbed the attention of everyone. This made him picked for RCB in the IPL auction. In IPL 2020 he was the leading run-scorer for his team. In IPL 2021, he scored an outstanding hundred 101 not out against Rajasthan Royals.


Devdutt Padikkal Basic Information 

  • Name: Devdutt Babunu Padikkal
  • Nickname: Dev
  • Role: Top-order batsman
  • Batting Style: left-handed bat
  • Bowling Style: Right-arm off-break

Devdutt Padikkal Physical Appearance

Devdutt Padikkal Physical Appearance

  • Height (approx.): 6ft 3 inches
  • Weight (approx.): 68 kg
  • Eye Colour: Dark Brown
  • Hair Colour: Black

Personal Life of Devdutt Padikkal

  • Date of Birth: born 7 July 2000
  • Age: 20 years
  • Birth Place:  Edappal, Kerala
  • Zodiac sign: Cancer
  • Nationality: Indian
  • School: Army public school Bengaluru
  • College: St. joseph’s college, Bengaluru
  • Educational Qualifications: Graduation
  • Net Worth: $ 1m approx.

Devdutt Padikkal Family & Religion

Devdutt Padikkal with his family
Devdutt Padikkal with his family
  • Father: Babunu Kunnath
  • Mother: Ambili Balan Padikkal
  • Brother: n/a
  • Sister: Chandni Padikkal
  • Coach/Mentor:Naseeruddin
  • Religion: Hinduism
  • Address: Bengaluru

Cricket Career of Devdutt Padikkal

  • Test: n/a
  • ODI: n/a 
  • T20: n/a
  • Jersey Number: 19
  • Domestic/State Teams: Bellary Tuskers, Karnataka, Royal Challengers Bangalore
  • Nature on the field: Calm

Highlighted Records of Devdutt Padikkal

  • He represented Karnataka in under-16 and under-19 age categories.
  • He scored 473 runs in 15 matches for Royal Challengers Bangalore in his debut IPL season.
  • In IPL 2021, Padikkal scored 101 not out against  Rajasthan Royals.
  • He was the leading run-scorer in the 2019–20 Vijay Hazare Trophy while playing for Karnataka, with 609 runs in eleven matches.

Devdutt Padikkal Preferences & Hobbies

  • Hobbies: Watching Football, Music, Movies
  • Favorite Cricketers: Gautam Gambhir
  • Most Favorite Sportspersons:Rahul Dravid
  • Favorite Food: Pizza
  • Favorite Color: Blue

Devdutt Padikkal Relationship Status

  • Marital Status: Single
  • Wife: N/A
  • Marriage Date: N/A
  • Children: N/A

Devdutt Padikkal Awards and Recognitions

Devdutt Padikkal awards

  • Padikkal won the Emerging Player Award in IPL2020 while playing for Royal Challengers Bangalore.
  • He was even awarded the ‘Best Batsman’ award in 2018 by Karnataka State Cricket Association (KSCA) for his exemplary performances in the U19 Cooch Behar Trophy 2018-19..

Controversies did by Devdutt Padikkal

  • In his short career, he’s not involved in any controversy yet.

The All Out Cricket Post Interview of Devdutt Padikkal

Lesser-Known Facts About Devdutt Padikkal

  • He has Studied in The Same School as Rahul Dravid.
  • Devdutt also has a unique record of smashing half-centuries on his debut in First-class, List A, T20, and IPL to his name.
  • Padikkal is known to be capable enough to provide much-needed breakthroughs with his right-arm off-break bowling.

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