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Manoj Tiwary (Cricketer) Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Wife, Biography & More

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Manoj Tiwary

Bio
Real NameManoj Kumar Tiwary
NicknameManni
ProfessionIndian Cricketer (Batsman)
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 173 cm
in meters- 1.73 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 8”
Weight (approx.)in Kilograms- 63 kg
in Pounds- 139 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 39 Inches
- Waist: 32 Inches
- Biceps: 13 Inches
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Cricket
International DebutTest- N/A
ODI- 3 February 2008 vs Australia in Brisbane
T20- 29 October 2011 vs England in Kolkata
Coach/MentorNot Known
Jersey Number#9 (India)
Domestic/State TeamsBengal, Delhi Daredevils, Kolkata Knight Riders, Abahani Limited, Rising Pune Supergiants
Batting StyleRight Handed Bat
Bowling StyleRight-arm leg-break
Nature on fieldAggressive
Records/Achievements (main ones)• In the 2011-12 ODI series between India and West Indies, Tiwary scored his maiden century in the only match he was given to play. He struck 104 when India was 2 down for 1 run in the first over. Tiwary had to go back to the dressing room before getting out because of the cramps that he sustained in during the tiring innings.
• While playing against Sri Lanka in 2012, he bowled 4 wickets out conceding 61 runs in the 10 overs he bowled. He then scored 21 runs off 38 balls when India had lost 3 wickets for just 60 odd runs.
Career Turning PointThe way Tiwary used to hit the ball gained attention from the selectors, which earned him a spot in the Indian National Cricket Team.
Personal Life
Date of Birth14 November 1985
Age (as in 2016)31 Years
Birth PlaceHowrah, West Bengal, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signCapricorn
NationalityIndian
HometownHowrah, West Bengal, India
SchoolNot Known
College/ UniversityNot Known
Educational QualificationsNot known
FamilyFather- Late Shyam Shankar Tiwary
Mother- Bina Tiwary
Brother- Rajkumar Tiwary
Sister- Not Known
ReligionHinduism
HobbiesTravelling
ControversiesTiwary had a heated argument with Gautam Gambhir during a 2015-16 Ranji Trophy match between Bengal and Delhi.
Favourite Things
Favourite DestinationsVatican City, London
Favourite CricketerSourav Ganguly, Yuvraj Singh
Favourite AthleteMilkha Singh
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsSushmita Roy
WifeSushmita Roy (m.2013)
Manoj Tiwary with his wife
ChildrenDaughter- N/A
Son- N/A

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Some Lesser Known Facts About Manoj Tiwary

  • Does Manoj Tiwary smoke: Not Known
  • Does Manoj Tiwary drink alcohol: Not Known
  • For his ability to play any bowler by going down the pitch and playing aggressively, he has often been compared to Kevin Pietersen.
  • He has been an injury prone player so far. The day he was to play his debut match in 2007, he injured his shoulder while practising for the match and was ruled out of the series. He then made debuted against Australia as a replacement of unfit Yuvraj Singh, but jet lagged Tiwary could not prevent injuries and hampered his national career.
  • In the initial seasons of IPL, he was bought by Delhi Daredevils for $675,000.
  • Kolkata Knight Riders swapped Moises Henriques for Tiwary for the IPL 2010.
  • Former Indian cricketer Virender Sehwag rested himself and named Tiwary to play for the final ODI against West Indies in 2011. The latter returned the favour with an unbeaten century which eventually led to the cramps and then to the declaration of his wicket.
  • In 2012 IPL auctions, Kolkata Knight Riders signed Tiwary for $475,000 and retained him for the next season as well.
  • Rising Pune Supergiants, in 2017, bought him for INR 50 Lakh.
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