Dhawal Kulkarni Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Biography & More

Dhawal Kulkarni Profile

Real NameDhawal Sunil Kulkarni
NicknameNot Known
ProfessionIndian Cricketer (Medium-pace bowler)
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 9”
Weightin Kilograms- 63 kg
in Pounds- 139 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 38 Inches
- Waist: 31 Inches
- Biceps: 12 Inches
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
International DebutTest- N/A
ODI- 2 September 2014 vs England in Edgbaston
T20- 20 June 2016 vs Zimbabwe in Harare
Coach/MentorNot Known
Jersey Number#91 (India)
Domestic/State TeamMumbai, Mumbai Indians, Rajasthan Royals, West Zone, Gujarat Lions
Bowling StyleRight-arm fast-medium
Batting StyleRight Handed Bat
Nature on fieldAggressive
Favourite BallSlower Delivery
Records/Achievements (main ones)Dhawal Kulkarni took 5/33 against the Services in the Semi-final of 2012-13 season of Ranji Trophy. He then followed it up the same way in the finals against Saurashtra, taking 4/24 and 5/32 in the 1st and the 2nd innings, thus bowling them out for 148 and 82 respectively.
Career Turning PointLooking at his performance in the 2012-13 Ranji Trophy season, he was rewarded with a spot in the India A squad in 2014.
Personal Life
Date of Birth10 December 1988
Age (as in 2016)28 Years
Birth PlaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signSagittarius
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
SchoolIES New English School, Bandra, Mumbai
IES VN Sule Guruji School, Dadar, Mumbai
CollegeNot Known
Educational QualificationsNot Known
FamilyFather- Sunil Kulkarni
Mother- Pramila Kulkarni
Brother- N/A
Sister- Dhanashree Kulkarni (younger)
Dhawal Kulkarni with his parents and sister
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsShraddha Kharpude (Fashion co-ordinator of Femina magazine)
Marriage Date3 March 2016
WifeShraddha Kharpude
Dhawal Kulkarni with wife Shraddha Kharpude
ChildrenDaughter- N/A
Son- N/A

Dhawal Kulkarni at IPL 2016 playing for Gujarat Lions

Some Lesser Known Facts About Dhawal Kulkarni

  • Does Dhawal Kulkarni smoke: Not Known
  • Does Dhawal Kulkarni drink alcohol: Not Known.
  • Dhawal Kulkarni first came into some limelight when he represented Mumbai as a part of the U-17 team in Vijay Merchant Trophy.
  • Impressed by his performance, the selectors then called him up to the U-19 national side. Thus, he made his U-19 debut in a series against Sri Lanka in 2007.
  • Again fantastic performances in Sri Lanka earned Kulkarni a place in the Mumbai Ranji squad. In his first Ranji season, he bagged a whopping 42 wickets and was the tournament’s most successful bowler.
  • Owing to his consistent performances in the IPL, he was selected for the Indian Test team for the away series against New Zealand in 2009. However, he was not picked up in the playing XI of any of the three matches; he is yet to make his official Test debut.
  • At the IPL, Kulkarni spent 6 years with the Mumbai Indians before moving to Rajasthan Royals in 2014. In 2016, he was picked up by a new franchise- Gujarat Lions.