Ravichandran Ashwin (Cricketer) Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Biography & More

Ravichandran Ashwin

Real NameRavichandran Ashwin
NicknameAsh, Dada
ProfessionInternational Cricketer (Plays for India)
Physical Stats & More
Height in cm188 cm
Height in meters1.88 m
Height in Feet Inches6 ft 2 in
Weight in Kg83 kg
Weight in Pounds182.98 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
International DebutODI- 5 June, 2010 against Sri Lanka
Test- 5 September, 2014 against England
T20- 12 June, 2010 against Zimbabwe
Jersey Number#99- India
#99- Chennai Super Kings (CSK)
Domestic/State TeamTamil Nadu
IPL TeamChennai Super Kings (CSK)
Nature on fieldslightly aggressive
Likes to play againstNot Known
Favourite shotsN/A
Records (main ones)1. Fastest Indian bowler to take 50 & 100 wickets in Test cricket.
2. Was once ranked number two Test all-rounder in the World
Career Turning PointIn June 2010, He scored very valuable 38 runs in a losing cause. Later, in that month he was selected in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011
ControversiesHe Mankaded (running out the bowling end batsmen by the bowler when he gets out of the crease before the ball is bowled) Sri Lankan batsmen, Lahiru Thirimanne in 2012 in an ODI match against Sri Lanka
Personal Life
Date of Birth17 September 1986
Age (as in 2014)28 Years
Birth PlaceChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signVirgo
HometownWest Mambalam, Chennai
SchoolPadma Seshadri Bala Bhavan and St. Bede's
CollegeSri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Educational QualificationB. Tech. (Information Technology)
FamilyFather - Ravichandran
Mother - Chitra
Sister- N/A
Brother- N/A
Coach/MentorSunil Subramaniam
AddressPostal colony, West mambalam, Chennai-33
Likes & DislikesLikes - stylish clothes, New hair styles, collection of shades and watches with fancy dials and funky bands
Dislikes- game Dumb Charades (popularly known as dumb sheraz in India)
Hobbiesplay tennis, PSP with his neighbourhood kids, long drive, watching movies at Sathyam with a tub of popcorn.
Favourite Things
Favourite PlayerYuvraj Singh, Anil Kumble
Favourite ActressNot Known
Favourite Actorcomedian Santhanam
Favourite MovieBoss Engira Bhaskaran (Tamil Film)
Favourite ColourNot Known
Favorite FoodIndian Food, Amethyst, The Pasta Bar Veneto
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusMarried
Wife/SpousePrithi Narayanan (Ashwin's childhood friend)
Style Quotient
Cars collectionNot Known
Money Factor
Price in IPL Auction (2014)Rs. 5.5 Crores
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$5 Million

Ravichandran Ashwin

Some unknown facts about Ravichandran Ashwin

  • Does Ravichandran Ashwin smoke?: No
  • Does Ravichandran Ashwin drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • His first interest was Football, he used to play football more than Cricket in his early childhood days.
  • His father used to play Cricket in Tamil Nadu in competitive games.