Salil Ankola Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Affairs & More

Salil Ankola

Real NameSalil Ankola
ProfessionFormer Indian Cricketer and Actor
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 185 cm
in meters- 1.85 m
in Feet Inches- 6’ 1”
Weightin Kilograms- 80 kg
in Pounds- 176 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 44 Inches
- Waist: 36 Inches
- Biceps: 15.5 Inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
International DebutODI- 18 December 1989 against Pakistan at Gujranwala
Test- 15 November 1989 against Pakistan at Karachi
Domestic/State TeamMumbai
Career Turning PointTook hat-trick in his first domestic cricket match against Gujarat
Coach/MentorFrank Tyson
Personal Life
Date of Birth1 March 1968 (Friday)
Age (as of 2024)56 Years
Birth PlaceSolapur, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signPisces
HometownSolapur, Maharashtra, India
SchoolNot Known
CollegeNot Known
Educational QualificationsNot Known
DebutDebut Film : Kurukshetra (2000)
Debut TV : Chahat Aur Nafrat
FamilyFather- Not Known
Mother- Not Known
Brothers- Not Known
Sisters- Not Known
HobbiesGyming and watching cricket
ControversiesIn 2008,  he went to a rehab centre for the treatment of his alcoholism and depression. 
Favourite Things
Favourite CricketerBatsman : Sachin Tendulkar, Ravi Shastri, Kapil Dev, Hashim Amla and Mahela Jayawarden
Bowler : Mitchell Starc and Mitchell Johnson
Favourite ActorArnold Schwarzenegger
Favourite FilmTerminator
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
WifeLate Parineeta Ankola, Ria Banerjee (Doctor)
Salil Ankola with his Ex-wife Parineeta   Salil Ankola with his wife Ria
ChildrenDaughters- 2 - Sana Ankola (from 1st wife, Parineeti) & 1 more
Son- Karan Ankola
Money Factor
SalaryNot Known
Net WorthNot Known

Salil Ankola

Some lesser known facts about Salil Ankola

  • Does Salil Ankola smoke?: No
  • Does Salil Ankola drink alcohol?: Yes
  • In 1988, Salil stunned everyone on his state level cricket debut against Gujarat where he took a hat-trick and scored 43 runs.
  • He and Sachin Tendultar both played their debut ODI match in December 1989 against Pakistan at Gujranwala. Salil Ankola with Sachin Tendulkar
  • He played his last ODI match in 1997 against South Africa at Durban.
  • In his cricketing days, he was a fine fast bowler and used to bowl good out swingers.
  • In 2000, he featured in Adnan Sami and Asha Bhonsle’s popular song Kabhi To Nazar Milao opposite Aditi Govitrikar.

  • His Ex-wife Parineeta committed suicide by hanging from the ceiling fan of her room at her Pune residence in 2013.
  • In 2010, the Indian cricketers arranged a Twenty20 benefit match to support him in Mumbai.

  • He contested in Sony TV’s adventure show Power Couple with his wife Ria in 2015.
  • His TV serial Kora Kaagaz of 1998 was very popular at that time.