All About Ravindra Jadeja

Ravindra Anirudhsinh Jadeja, mostly known as Ravindra Jadeja, is an Indian international cricketer. He is an all-rounder who bats with his left hand in middle order and bowls left-arm off-spin. Ravindra Jadeja is widely famous for his top-class fielding skills and some of his extraordinary catches on the field. 

Indian fans lovingly nicknamed him as ‘Sir Jadeja’. Ravindra Jadeja started his career as a left-arm off-spin bowler. Later, he developed his batting skills and became an all-rounder. He represents Saurashtra in domestic Cricket.

Ravindra Jadeja was born on 6 December 1998 Gujrati Rajput family in NavghamGhed city of Jamnagar district in Gujrat. His father wanted to Ravindra become an army officer, but his interest was in sports. His mother died in an accident in 2005 when Ravindra was 16 years old. He has a sister named Naina, and she is a nurse by profession who used to live in Jamnagar.

Ravindra Jadeja made his first Under -19 appearance for India in 2006 at the age of 16 years. He was selected in the Indian cricket team squad for the U-19 Cricket world cup in Sri Lanka under the captaincy of current Indian team skipper Virat Kohli. He impresses everyone there by taking 3 wickets against Pakistan. 

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Jadeja was the Vice-caption of that U-19 cricket world cup team, and he had taken 10 wickets in 6 games in the world cup. In 2006-07’s Duleep Trophy Ravindra Jadeja made his debut in first-class Cricket. There he played for West club one in Duleep trophy and for Saurashtra in the Ranji Trophy. He did an eye-catching performance in his first-class Cricket by scoring three trIPLe centuries at just 23 years. His first came in November 2011 against Orissa. 

In that match, he scored a knock of 314 runs in 375 deliveries. His second came in November 2012 against Gujrat, where he scored 303 not out and thirst one came against Railways in 2012, in which he scored 331 runs in 501 balls. By achieving this milestone, Ravindra Jadeja became a Frist Indian and eighth player in history who had to conquer this feat.

About Ms Dhoni Advice

The center analysis of Jadeja, the spinner, is that he often bowls darts than flighting the ball up and forcing a mistake from a batter. Usually telling him to bowl detained through the air, Dhoni is picked up by the stump mic and it also implies that it is likewise a protective bowler than an attacking spinner who maintains your wickets. 

This is why people see him not operated for the bowling by authorities or captains quite a few times on becoming batting surfaces. 2014 was the best year with the ball for Jadeja, as he took 19 wickets to be the second-highest wicket-taker. 

The Achievement Of Ravindra Jadeja

“First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win.” A fellow Gujarati, Mahatma Gandhi, could well have meant to say this about Ravindra Jadeja. 

Ravindra Jadeja made his international debut in the Test International format against England in 2012, Where he took 3 big wickets in a 70 over spell. After this, he hasn’t looked back once ever he played for his country, India. Jadeja has consistently contributed with ball and bat for India, predominantly in the T20’s and Test Cricket format.

  • Ravindra Jadeja is the first Indian player to score three triple centuries in domestic Cricket against any team. He is the eighth player in the world so far who has done this feat.
  • Jadeja has the record quickest Indian left-arm spinner who took 150 test wickets. And Jadeja is 2nd fastest 150 wicket-taker after Ravinchadra Ashwin in the most extended format of the game in the history of Indian Cricket.
  • Due to his consistent performance for ODI cricket in 2013 and 2016, ICC added this left-arm spinner into the ICC World XI Cricket Team.
  • He was the ranked 1st bowler in ODI Cricket by the ICC in the year 2013 August 2013.
  • Jadeja was ranked 2nd on the test all-rounders list in the year 2018.
  • Jadeja was honoured by the prestigious Arjun Award for his outstanding performance in sports and Cricket in 2019.
  • He is the third Indian cricketer who scored 2000 runs and took 150 wickets in ODI’s.

Career Stats Of Ravindra Jadeja

Test Matches

Ravindra Jadeja made his Test debut in the year 2012 on 13 December. In the beginning, Jadeja’s career in Test was of many ups and downs. But later, he became the key player for India in the most extended format of Cricket. 

He played 56 Test matches, scoring a total of 2145 runs with 1 hundred and 16 Fifties. His career highest score is 100* not out. He has taken a total of 223 wickets in Tests with an average of 24.96. He has taken 5 wickets to haul 9 times in Test Cricket.

ODI Matches

Ravindra Jadeja’s ODI career is much interesting for his fans due to this some extraordinary fielding on the ground. This Left-arm off-spin bowler made his ODI debut on 8 February 2009 Against Sri Lanka. He got the Team India cap by captain MS Dhoni. He has played 168 ODI matches and scored 2411 runs, with 87 runs and 13 fifties. He has picked 188 ODI wickets with the best bowling figure of 65/36.

T20I Matches

Ravindra Jadeja likely got his nickname ‘Sir Jadeja’ due to the shortest format of Cricket. Jadeja made some outstanding knocks in the last few overs, which made India win some crucial matches. On 10 February 2009, Jadeja made his debut against Sri Lanka in Colombo. From that point, he represents the Country in 50 T20I matches, and he has taken 39 wickets so far. Due to his outstanding catches and fastest run-outs, Jadeja is in Team India’s 2021 T20I World Cup Squad.

IPL Stats

Ravindra Started his IPL career in 2007 when Rajasthan Royals bought him, and in 2011 he was bought by franchise Kochi Tuskers. But in 2012’s Mega auctions, He got the amount of 7.2 crore rupees from Chennai Super Kings. Ravindra Jadeja has been Ms. Dhoni’s go-to man whenever he needs a breakthrough in the partnership. 

He is part of the team that wins the IPL title of the year 2018 and when Chennai lifts the Champions league Trophy for T20I. He played 199 IPL matches and scored 2386 runs with a strike rate of 128.1. He has taken 125 wickets with an economy of 7.38 so far. For the past few years, Jadeja has become the Key player and backbone of the Chennai franchise.

Ravindra Jedaja Net Worth

In running the year 2021 of 2021, Ravindra Jadeja has a net worth of 8 million in Indian 58crore rupees. Jadeja’s primary source of income is Cricket, and he is a hard-hitter batsman and off-spin bowler.IN 2021 there was nothing for cricketers, and matches had to be canceled due to corona. But Jadeja had earned a crore of rupees that year. His monthly income is 60lakh rupees, and his annual income is 10Crore. 

Ravindra Jadeja is an A-grade player who is given a salary of 5 Crore every year. Keeping in its favor, a salary of Rs 6 lakh for ODI, 15 lakhs for every Test match, and 2 lakhs for every T20I match given by BCCI. Keeping beside all of this, Chennai Super Kings paid him 7 Crore in the 2021 edition.

Ravindra Jedaja Friend, Family, And Hobby

Ravindra Jadeja got married to his girlfriend Riva Solanki on 17 April 2016. They had been dated each other for a long time. Suresh Raina is one of the best friends of Jadeja on and off-field. Jadeja is very calm, and Jadeja loves horse riding and driving cars.


Which is the royal abode of Ravindra Jadeja?

Ravindra Jadeja, who also appreciates being called Royal Navghan, has endeavored to create a traditional and classic feel of royal splendor in his bungalow.

Who is Jadeja playing for in the Indian Premier League?

Jadeja has represented the Gujarat Lions for two seasons and is now back with CSK for the 11th edition of the league.

Is Ravindra Jadeja is horse lover?

Yes, Jadeja has two horses, named Ganga and Kesar. Those horses are positioned at his farmhouse close to Jamnagar.