Ravindra Jadeja Full Biography, Records, Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Family, & More

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Ravindra Jadeja Biography

Ravindra Jadeja Indian All-rounder who made his debut for the Indian cricket team on 8 February 2009 against Sri Lanka. He is a left-handed middle-order batsman and slow left-arm orthodox. He plays for Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League.

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Ravindra Jadeja

Jadeja was selected for the 2015 Cricket World Cup in Australia and New Zealand despite not being fully fit due to a shoulder injury. He took 9 wickets in 8 games. His returns with the bat were modest, scoring just 57 runs from 5 innings. India went on to lose against Australia in the semi-final. After his poor performance in the next ODI series in Bangladesh, he was dropped from the Indian team.

  • Name: Ravindrasinh Anirudhsinh Jadeja
  • Nickname: Ravindra Jadeja, Jaddu, Rockstar
  • Role: All-rounder
  • Batting Style: Left-Handed
  • Bowling Style: Slow left-arm orthodox

Ravindra Jadeja Physical Appearance

  • Height (approx.): 5 ft 7 in (170 cm)
  • Weight (approx.): 60 Kg.
  • Eye Colour: Black
  • Hair Colour: Black

Personal Life Of Ravindra Jadeja

  • Date of Birth: 6 December 1988
  • Age: 30 Years
  • Birth Place: NavagamGhed, Gujarat, India
  • Zodiac sign: Sagittarius
  • Nationality: Indian
  • School: Not Known
  • College: Not Known
  • Educational Qualifications: Not Known

Ravindra Jadeja Family

  • Father: Anirudhsinh Jadeja (watchman)
  • Mother: Late Lata Jadeja (Nurse)
  • Brother: None
  • Sister: Naina (eldest), Naynaba Jadeja
  • Coach/Mentor: Debu Mitra (Saurashtra coach), Mahendra Singh Chauhan
  • Religion: Hinduism
  • Address: Jamnagar, Gujarat, India

Cricket Career Of Ravindra Jadeja

  • 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
  • Jersey Number: #8- India, #12- Chennai Super Kings (CSK)
  • Domestic/State Teams: Chennai Super Kings, Gujarat Lions, Kochi Tuskers Kerala, Rajasthan Royals, Saurashtra, West Zone
  • Nature on the field: Friendly

Ravindra Jadeja Records 

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


Ravindra Jadeja Preferences

  • Hobbies: Horse Riding, Driving fast cars
  • Favorite Cricketers: Mahendra Singh Dhoni
  • Favorite Sportspersons: Mahendra Singh Dhoni
  • Favorite Food: NA
  • Favorite Color: Black, Blue

Ravindra Jadeja Wife and Children

Ravindra Jadeja with his wife Reeva Solanki
Ravindra Jadeja with his wife Reeva Solanki
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Wife: Reeva Solanki (aka Rivaba Solanki)
  • Marriage Date: 17 April 2016
  • Children: Nidhyana (born in 2017)

Awards and Recognitions

He caught the attention of the national selectors with his strong all-round performance shown in 2008–09 Ranji Trophy (42 wickets, 739 runs).

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Ravindra Jadeja Controversies

He got into a fight with his teammate Suresh Raina dropped two catches against West Indies in July 2013. He Had a verbal spat with James Anderson in the 2014 India’s tour of England. While doing commentary in World Cup Match 2019, Sanjay Manjrekar Called Ravindra Jadeja a bits and pieces cricketers. To this, Jadeja said he has enough of Manjrekar’s verbal diarrhea.

Section: Cricketer Biography

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