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Suresh Raina Height, Weight, Age, Affairs & More

Suresh Raina

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Bio
Real NameSuresh Raina
NicknameSonu
ProfessionInternational Cricketer (Plays for India)
Physical Stats & More
Height in cm173 cm
Height in meters1.73 m
Height in Feet Inches5 Feet 8 Inches (5' 8")
Weight in Kg66 Kg
Weight in Pounds145 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
TattoosA tattoo written "Believe" on his right arm.
Cricket
Jersey NumberChennai Super Kings (#3), Indian national cricket team (#3)
Domestic/State TeamUttar Pradesh
IPL TeamChennai Super Kings (CSK)
Nature on fieldAggressive batsman and cool fielder.
Likes to play againstNot Known
Favourite shotsPull shots
Records (main ones)1. He is the only batsman from India to score century in all formats of cricket.
2. First Player to score 3000 runs in the IPL
Career Turning PointAt the age of 15, Suresh Raina was spotted by Indian selectors playing for Uttar Pradesh under-16s and was drafted into India's under-19 tour of England where he notched two fifties.
ControversiesSuresh raina tweeted sarcastically negative about Pakistan cricket team, later he apologized on twister and said that his nephew tweeted from his account.
Personal Life
Date of BirthNovember 27, 1986
Age (as in 2014)28 Years
Birth PlaceMuradnagar, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signSagittarius
NationalityIndian
HometownRajnagar, a town in Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh
SchoolNot known
CollegeGovernment Sports College, Lucknow
Educational QualificationNot known
FamilyFather: Tirlokchand Raina
Mother: Parvesh Raina
Brothers: Naresh Raina, Mukesh Raina, Dinesh Raina (all elder to Suresh)
Sister: Renu Raina (elder)
Coach/MentorDeepak Sharma
ReligionHinduism
AddressNot known
Likes & DislikesNot Known
HobbiesSocial Netwoking
Favourite Things
Favourite MovieSholay
Favourite ColourLight Blue
Favorite FoodTunde ke Kabab, mutton and chicken seekh kebabs
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
First CrushSonali Bendre
Affairs/GirlfriendsPoorna Patel (daughter of politician Praful Patel), Shruti Hassan (actress)
Wife/SpousePriyanka Chaudhary (she was Raina's childhood friend)
Suresh Raina with his wife Priyanka Chaudhary
ChildrenN/A
Style Quotient
Cars collectionPorsche Boxster (yellow)
Bikes collectionNot known
Money Factor
Price in IPL Auction (2014)Rs. 9.5 crore
SalaryRs 1 crore per annum (Retainership Fees)
Rs 7 lakh (per test match)
Rs 4 lakh (per one day match)
Rs 2 lakh (per T20 match)
Net Worth$4 Million

Suresh Raina

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Some unknown facts about Suresh Raina

  • Does Suresh Raina smoke?: No
  • Does Suresh Raina drink alcohol?: No
  • He hails from a middle class family and spent much of his childhood in hostel staying away from home.
  • He is a very emotional person.
  • He collects almost all his bats, till now he has collected 250 bats including his first bat which was gifted by his father in 1998.
  • He played his first Ranji Trophy game at the age of 16.
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