Canvas of News With An Analytical Edge

Ravindra Jadeja: Know His Age, Profile, Career Info, Stats & IPL

Ravindra Jadeja: Know His Age, Profile, Career Info, Stats & IPL

Profile :

Full Name

Ravindra Jadeja


December 6, 1988


34 years

Also Known As

Jaddu, Sir Jadeja

Batting Style


Bowling Style

Slow Left Arm Spinner

Playing Role 


Teams Played

Csk, India, Rajasthan Royals


Statistics :






















World Cup




























Background :

Indian cricketer Ravindra Jadeja, also known as Ravindrasinh Anirudhsinh Jadeja, was born on December 6, 1988. Ravindra Jadeja is a left-handed all-rounder who also bowls left-arm orthodox spin. In the Indian Premier League 2022, Ravindra Jadeja led the Chennai Super Kings as captain. Ravindra Jadeja competes in first-class cricket for Saurashtra. One of the top all-rounders of the most recent ten years is thought of as Ravindra Jadeja. Ravindra Jadeja had a significant role in the Indian team’s 2013 ICC Champions Trophy victory. Ravindra Jadeja took the most wickets for India during the competition, earning him the golden ball. The 2013 ICC Champions Trophy Final was where Ravindra Jadeja received the Man of the Match award. Under the leadership of former Indian captain Virat Kohli, Ravindra Jadeja served as vice-captain of the Indian U-19 cricket team that won the World Cup in Malaysia in 2008. On February 8, 2009, Ravindra Jadeja played in his first ODI match against Sri Lanka and recorded an unbeaten 60 off 77 balls. Ravindra Jadeja’s Test debut, however, came over four years later, on December 13, 2012, in Nagpur against England. The Chennai Super Kings purchased Ravindra Jadeja in the 2012 IPL Players Auction for $2 million. Following the Chennai Super Kings’ two-season IPL suspension, Ravindra Jadeja was purchased by the Gujarat Lions for 9.5 crores in the 2016 IPL Players Auction. On January 22, 2017, Ravindra Jadeja became the first Indian left-arm spinner to record 150 One Day International wickets. In March 2017, Ravindra Jadeja overtook Ravichandran Ashwin, who had held the top spot for a while, to become the world’s best bowler. Ravindra Jadeja was named the 2022 IPL season’s captain of the Chennai Super Kings, taking over for MS Dhoni. Ravindra Jadeja did, however, leave in the midst of the season. On December 6, 1988, in the Gujarati Rajput city of Navagam Ghed in the Jamnagar district, Ravindra Jadeja was born. Anirudh, Ravindra Jadeja’s father, worked as a security guard for a private company. Ravindra Jadeja’s father wanted him to join the military as an officer, but Ravindra Jadeja was more interested in cricket as a boy and was afraid of his father. The grief of losing his mother, Lata, in an accident in 2005 nearly led Ravindra Jadeja to give up cricket. Naina, Ravindra Jadeja’s sister, is a nurse. Ravindra Jadeja is a Jamnagar resident. On April 17, 2016, Ravindra Jadeja wed the politician Rivaba Jadeja. A daughter was delivered to them in June 2017.

Career :

At the age of 16, Ravindra Jadeja made his debut for India’s Under-19 team in 2005. Ravindra Jadeja was chosen for the Indian team to compete in the U-19 Cricket World Cup in Sri Lanka in 2006. India came in second with a three-wicket performance against Pakistan in the championship match. Ravindra Jadeja served as the deputy captain of India’s winning U-19 cricket squad in 2008. With the bat, Ravindra Jadeja was instrumental in the competition, collecting 10 wickets in six games for an average of 13. In the 2006–2007 Duleep Trophy, Ravindra Jadeja made his first-class debut. Ravindra Jadeja resented West Zone and Saurashtra in the Duleep Trophy and the Ranji Trophy, respectively.

In 2012, Ravindra Jadeja joined Don Bradman, Brian Lara, Bill Ponsford, Wally Hammond, WG Grace, Graeme Hick, and Mike Hussey as the eighth player in history and the first Indian player to record three first-class triple centuries in his career. Ravindra Jadeja made his debut against Orissa in early November 2011 and scored 314 of 375 balls. Ravindra Jadeja scored 303 not out in his second game, which was against Gujarat in November 2012. In his third game, which Ravindra Jadeja played in opposition against Railways in December 2012, Ravindra Jadeja scored 331 runs in 501 balls. Ravindra Jadeja accomplished this feat at the little age of only 23. During Ravindra Jadeja’s 56-run innings against England in Nottingham, Ravindra Jadeja completed  2000 runs and 200 wickets in Tests for the fifth-fastest time ever. Ravindra Jadeja made his international debut in February 2009. Ravindra Jadeja gained attention with his all-round performance in the 2008-09 Ranji Trophy, scoring 739 runs and taking 42 wickets. Ravindra Jadeja initially faced criticism for his slow scoring in the 2009 World Twenty20. However, Ravindra Jadeja later replaced Yusuf Pathan as the No. 7 all-rounder in the ODI team. Ravindra Jadeja’s notable performances include his match-winning 78 runs against England in 2011, where h Ravindra Jadeja also took 2 wickets. In the 2013 home Test series against Australia, Ravindra Jadeja took 24 wickets and was named Man of the Match for his seven-wicket haul in the final Test. Ravindra Jadeja played a crucial role in India’s victory in the ICC Champions Trophy 2013, finishing as the tournament’s highest wicket-taker. In August 2013, Ravindra Jadeja became the No. 1 ranked ODI bowler, the first Indian bowler to achieve this since Anil Kumble in 1996. Ravindra Jadeja scored his maiden Test fifty in July 2014 and was part of India’s squad in the 2015 Cricket World Cup. After a strong performance in the Ranji Trophy, Ravindra Jadeja returned to the Test side and played a significant role in India’s victory against South Africa. Ravindra Jadeja achieved several milestones in his career, including reaching 150 Test wickets in the fewest number of matches for a left-arm bowler and scoring his first Test century in October 2018. Ravindra Jadeja was selected for the 2019 Cricket World Cup and reached 200 Test wickets in October 2019. Ravindra Jadeja was named in the 2021 T20 World Cup squads and the 2022 T20 World Cup. However, Ravindra Jadeja missed the latter due to a knee injury. Ravindra Jadeja made a strong comeback in the Border-Gavaskar Trophy, taking a five-wicket haul. Ravindra Jadeja also became the fastest Indian to achieve 250 wickets and score 2500+ runs in Test cricket. In July 2022, Ravindra Jadeja was appointed as India’s vice-captain for the ODI series against the West Indies.


Ravindra Jadeja started his IPL career with the Rajasthan Royals in 2008, playing a crucial role in their championship win. Ravindra Jadeja performed well in subsequent seasons, including being referred to as a “superstar in the making” by his captain Shane Warne. Ravindra Jadeja was banned in 2010 but was bought by the Kochi Tuskers Kerala in 2011 and later by the Chennai Super Kings for a record amount in 2012. Ravindra Jadeja has had standout performances in the IPL, such as his all-round display earning him the Man of the Match award in 2012. Ravindra Jadeja was named in the Cricinfo CLT20 XI for his performances in 2014. In 2021, Ravindra Jadeja scored a blistering 62* and took 3 wickets in a match, earning the Man of the Match honor. In 2022, Ravindra Jadeja was appointed as the captain of the Chennai Super Kings but later stepped down and was ruled out due to injury. There were reports of a rift with the franchise, although the CEO denied it. In the final of the 2023 IPL, Ravindra Jadeja’s heroics with a six and a four helped CSK clinch the title.

You May Also Like

Virat Kohli: Know His Age, Profile & Career Info(2023)
Virat Kohli: Know His Age, Profile & Career Info(2023)
Rahul Dravid: Know His Age, Profile & Career Info (2023)
Rahul Dravid: Know His Age, Profile & Career Info (2023)
Sarfaraz Khan: Know His Age, Profile & Career Info (2023)
Sarfaraz Khan: Know His Age, Profile & Career Info (2023)