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Introduction about Ravindra Jadeja
Among the busy schedules of a hectic life, people seek passionate entertainment. Sports are such a form of entertainment, which not only provides enjoyment to the common folks but also livelihood to millions of people.
Cricket is the ‘gentleman’ of sports. Millions of people watch cricket in various forms and relish those. The stars of this loved sport are the cricketers. Their skill and perseverance keep this sport alive.
Ravindra Jadeja is a veteran cricketer who has been an integral part of the National Cricket Team of India and the clubs he played for. This magnificent all-rounder rules it all, every time he hits the field.
Net Worth & Salary of Ravindra Jadeja in 2022
The Net worth of Ravindra Jadeja is estimated to be around $13 million in 2022. His yearly income accounts for $2.1 million.
He has climbed up the difficulties through his domestic and international career to be in the place he is in today. He has rightfully earned his worth, both in terms of money and fame.
Early Life & Biography of Ravindra Jadeja
Ravindra Jadeja had a sad and difficult childhood. He set foot on this world on 6 December 1988, in the city of Navagam Ghed in Gujarat. Born into a poor family, his father Anirudh Jadeja was a watchman and his mother Lata Jadeja was a house-maker. Ravindra’s sister Naina Jadeja is a nurse.
Young Ravindra Jadeja was very much interested in cricket. Though his father wanted him to be in the army, he dreamt of playing cricket for India. To live his dream, he worked on his skills and practiced rigorously.
A shadow of dismay was cast on him when he lost his mother. He almost made up his mind to quit cricket but managed to move on and become one of the best in his field.
|Ravindrasinh Anirudhsinh Jadeja
|6 December 1988
|Navagam Ghed, Gujarat
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|Nidhyana Jadeja (Daughter)
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Personal Life of Ravindra Jadeja
Ravindra Jadeja married Riva Solanki in 2016. Riva was a friend of Jadeja’s sister Naina. She is a mechanical engineer from Rajkot. Ravindra’s family found her to be the perfect match for him. Jadeja agreed to meet her with reluctance. That was a life-changing decision for him. Explaining the situation as ‘love at first sight’, both of them were attracted to each other’s qualities. The couple decided to get married after a few years of dating.
They have a happy married life now, with a little daughter born in 2017, named Nidhyana.
Career of Ravindra Jadeja
Ravindra Jadeja has given tireless energy, dedication, and effort to reach the peak. ‘Sir Jaddu’ came all the way from being a kid with dreams to a full-fledged cricketer.
Jadeja is a spectacular all-rounder. He is a left-handed batsman and an unorthodox left-arm spinner. He made his appearance as a part of the Indian U-19 Cricket Team in 2005. He was 16 at that time. In the U-19 Cricket World cup 2016, Jadeja was selected to be a part of the Indian team. India managed the position of runners-up and Jadeja played impressively throughout the tournament.
Jadeja’s career in domestic first-class cricket started with the 2005-06 version of the Duleep Trophy, in which he played for the ‘West Zone’. He also represented ‘Saurashtra’ in the Ranji trophy. He was even selected for the senior National Cricket Team of India, for his outstanding performance in the 2008-09 Ranji trophy.
In the U-19 Cricket World Cup 2008, India emerged victoriously. Jadeja was the vice-captain of this team (alongside Virat Kohli as the captain).
Ravindra Jadeja started his journey in the Indian B team in 2009, against Sri Lanka in an ODI series. In December 2009, India met Sri Lanka again in another ODI series. Jadeja took on the cap of the Man of the Match in the third game, scoring a 4-wicket haul.
In the ODI series against England in 2012, Jadeja played some wonderful innings and became the ‘Player of the Match’ in the third ODI. Jadeja’s chariot of victory was boosted when India had a historic win over Australia in a Test series in 2013. He took 24 wickets and a lump sum of runs which made the wins easier.
Following his performance in the past years, Jadeja was selected to play for Team India in Cricket World Cup 2015. Despite being injured, Jadeja gave all he had. He took 9 wickets in 8 matches. Jadeja also played in the 2019 Cricket World Cup, mesmerizing us again with his performance. Jadeja played alongside his spin-partner R. Ashwin, in the 2021 T20 Cricket World Cup.
Ravindra’s career in the Indian Premier League (IPL) has some impressive statistics. In the initial version of IPL in 2008, Jaddu was picked by Rajasthan Royals. Rajasthan won the tournament and Jaddu played a significant role in it. Later on, he played for Kochi Tuskers Kerala for a short time and then joined Chennai Super Kings in 2012. Apart from the two years in Gujarat Lions (Chennai Super Kings was banned for two years) he has been an important asset of Chennai Super Kings and played some interesting innings which helped them win the IPL titles in 2018 and 2021.
He is currently the captain of Chennai Super Kings, succeeding M.S. Dhoni in 2022.
Awards & Achievements of Ravindra Jadeja
Ravindra Jadeja has put up a successful career with several feathers in his cap.
In 2012, he became the first Indian and the eighth in the world to score three triple centuries in first-class cricket.
He was selected for ICC’s World ODI XI in 2013 and 2016 for his outstanding victory laps throughout the years. The spinner was crowned as the best bowler in ODI by ICC in 2013. In 2018, ICC ranked him 2nd in the list of Test All-Rounders.
Jadeja has also been the best player in many matches and tournaments. His unmatched energy and skills have always helped the team he is in. Jadeja has several team achievements. Winning the title of U-19 Cricket World Cup 2008, the historic win over Australia in the 2013 Test Series, and the set of two IPL trophies for CSK are some of those.
In 2019, Ravindra Jadeja received the prestigious Arjuna Award in Cricket from the Indian President, for his contribution to Indian cricket.
Major Investments and Assets of Ravindra Jadeja
Ravindra Jadeja has an expensive set of assets, which is rightfully justified by the amount he earns.
He owns a luxurious house in Jamnagar of Gujarat. The lavish house has all modern amenities and state of art design. It is estimated to cost around $1 million. Jadeja also has some investments in real estate in different parts of the country.
Ravindra Jadeja also has a pretty unique collection of cars. He owns a Hyundai Accent along with supercars like Audi Q7 and a BMW X1. He also has a high-performance Hayabusa bike.
Ravindra has a few other investments. He owns a restaurant in Rajkot named ‘Jaddu’s Food Field’. He is also associated with many brands and is a brand ambassador of ‘Kinara Capital’, an innovative fintech, based in Bengaluru.
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