Ravichandran Ashwin Birthday, Age, Family & Biography


Ravichandran Ashwin

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BIRTHDAY 17 September, 1986
BIRTH PLACE Chennai , Tamil Nadu
COUNTRY India
AGE (in 2017) 31 Years Old
BIRTH SIGN Virgo
HEIGHT in centimeters- 188 cm
in meters- 1.88 m
in Feet Inches- 6’ 2”
WEIGHT in Kilograms- 83 kg
in Pounds- 182.98 lbs
Last Updated on : November 15, 2017

Other Name: Ash

Birthday Countdown, Age and Birthday Facts

31 years, 2 months, 1 day old age Ravichandran Ashwin will turn 32 on 17 September, 2018. Only 9 months, 29 days, 17 hours, 59 minutes has left for his next birthday.


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About   Edit

Ravichandran Ashwin was born on 17-09-1986 in Chennai in the state of Tamil Nadu, India. He is an Indian Cricket Player.

Career

Ravichandran is a famous Indian international cricketer and an all-rounder ( right-handed batsman and right-arm off bowler) from Team India. He went to St. Bede's and Padma Seshadri Bala Bhavan School. He completed his graduation in Bachelor’s of Technology in Information Technology from SSN College of Engineering.
 
He used to play at junior-level cricket as an opening batsman but later turned out to be a bowler. He played for Tamil Nadu in 2006 and was selected as a captain for that team in next year. He came into limelight when he was picked by Chennai Super Kings in2010. His excellent economy rate and his performance in this limited over game brought him to audience’s notice.
 
He was picked in Zimbabwe tour in 2010 and he made his debut in ODI cricket in 2010 against Sri Lanka. After a week he made his T20 international debut at Harare against Zimbabwe. He was dropped from playing 11 in tri-series and then later picked for ODI series against Australia. He was a lead wicket taker bowler in home series against New Zealand in 2010. He bowled in 2011 World cup. He performed excellently during a tour to England as well as England’s tour in India in 2011. He made his test cricket debut at Delhi and got his cap from Sachin Tendulkar. He also received the man of the match in the same match. He had a bad form for some time but he came back to form in-home test series against New Zealand. He was part of the squad for 2012 ICC World Twenty20.
 
He worked along with Sunil Subramaniam (His and childhood coach and former Tamil Nadu spinner) for making positive changes in his bowling. He was highly successful in Australia's 2013 Test tour to India. He played in 2013 ICC Champions Trophy and in 2017 ICC Champions Trophy as well.


Family Relatives and Relation

Ravichandran Ashwin was born in a Tamil Family to Ravichandran (Employee of Southern Railways, and club cricketer) and Chitra. He married his friend from childhood, Prithi Narayanan in 2011 and the couple is blessed with two daughters named ‘Akhira’ and ‘Aadhya’.

Body Measurements

Chest Size 40
Biceps Size 13
Waist Size 34
Skin Colour Wheatish
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Nationality Indian
Religion Hinduism
School Padma Seshadri Bala Bhavan And St. Bede's
College Shri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College Of Engineering, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Qualification B.Tech(Information Technology)
Hobbies Paly Tennis, PSP With His Neighbourhood Kids, Long Drive, Watching Movies At Sathyam With A Tub Of Popcorn
Marital Status Married
Debut Test debut (cap 271): 6 November 2011 v West Indies, ODI debut (cap 185): 5 June 2010 v Sri Lanka, T20I debut (cap 30): 12 June 2010 v Zimbabwe
Salary T20 - 6 Lac, One Day - 7.5 Lac, Test Match - 15 Lac
Net Worth $5 Million

Favourites

Favorite Player Yuvraj Singh, Anil Kumble
Favorite Actor Comedian Santhanam
Favorite Movie Boss Engira Bhaskaran(Tamil Film)
Favorite Food Indian Food, Amethyst, The Pasta bar Veneto

Shocking / Interesting Facts

  • His actual name is only ‘Ashwin’ and ‘Ravichandran’ is his father’s name.
  • His father was also a fast bowler but it was his mother’s advice for Ashwin to go for spin bowling.
  • He used to open batting when he started playing cricket. This helps him to improve his bowling techniques.
  • He was the one making T20I cricket debut with Naman Ojha and Virat Kohli and ODI cricket debut with Pankaj Singh and Ojha, and his Test cricket debut with Indian fast bowler Umesh Yadav.
  • He had a record of fastest Indian cricketer/bowler to reach 50,100 and 150 wickets in Test cricket.
  • He is the 3rd Indian player winning the man of the match the award on his Test debut.
  • He is the only bowler in cricket history to dismiss Kumar Sangakkara in 4 successive games.
  • He received both the title of the ICC Test Cricketer of the Year and ICC Cricketer of the Year for 2016.
  • He is the third Indian player winning Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy after legendary Rahul Dravid and Sachin Tendulkar.


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