Shreyas Gopal (Cricketer) Height, Weight, Age, Family, Biography, & More

Shreyas Gopal

Full NameRamaswamy Shreyas Gopal
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 172 cm
in meters- 1.72 m
in feet inches- 5’ 8”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 65 kg
in pounds- 143 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 40 inches
- Waist: 32 inches
- Biceps: 14 inches
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
International DebutDid Not Play
Jersey Number#19 (IPL)
Domestic/State TeamsIndia Under-19s, Karnataka Under-15s, Karnataka, Mumbai Indians, South Zone
Coach/MentorJ Arun Kumar
Career Turning PointIn February 2014, while playing for the Karnataka against rest of India, he became the first player to claim a hat-trick in the Irani Cup's history and was bought by the Mumbai Indians for ₹10 lakh in the 2014 IPL auction.
Personal Life
Date of Birth4 September 1993
Age (as in 2017) 24 Years
BirthplaceBengaluru (Karnataka)
Zodiac sign/Sun signVirgo
HometownBengaluru (Karnataka)
School Frank Anthony Public School (Bengaluru)
College/UniversityJain University (Bengaluru)
Educational QualificationBachelor's degree in Commerce
Girls, Affairs & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
ParentsFather- Gopal Ramaswamy (cricketer, director of a sports management firm)
Mother- Amitha Ramaswamy (volleyball player)
SiblingsNot Known
Favourite Things
Favourite CricketersRahul Dravid, Anil Kumble
Favourite ActorAamir Khan
Favourite ActressKatrina Kaif
Favourite SportsBadminton and Roller Skates
Money Factor
Salary (as in 2018)₹20 lakh (IPL)
Shreyas Gopal

Some Lesser Known Facts About Shreyas Gopal

  • Does Shreyas Gopal smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Shreyas Gopal drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • He is a right-hand batsman and bowls right-arm leg break.
  • During his childhood, he liked to copy the bowling actions of his favourite cricketer Anil Kumble. Shreyas Gopal
  • He was the captain in the Karnataka U-13, U-15, U-16, and U-19 matches.
  • Impressed by his bowling, Anil Kumble recommended Gopal to the Mumbai Indians for the IPL-7. Shreyas Gopal With Anil Kumble
  • In the 2013-14 Ranji Trophy season, he grabbed 22 wickets at an average of 18.22 and won the series for Karnataka.
  • In the 2013-14 First-Class debut season, he took 27 wickets in 6 matches at an average of 16.96.
  • In the 2014-15 Ranji tournament, he scored 693 runs in 13 matches (average- 46.20) with 2 centuries and 3 fifties.
  • He used to get up early in the morning to watch Australia-India test series, especially when Rahul Dravid came to bat.
  • His favourite author is Ashwath Aiyappa.
  • He likes to read sports biographies in his free time and his favourite book is “Rafa: My Story,” Rafael Nadal’s autobiography.
  • In January 2018, he was selected by the Rajasthan Royals to play in the 2018 IPL.