Harbhajan Singh was born on 03-07-1980 in Jalandhar in the state of Punjab, India. He is an Indian Cricket Player and Film Actor. He also acted in Punjabi and Hindi films.
HARBHAJAN SINGH BIO/WIKI
|Name||Harbhajan Singh Plaha|
|Nickname||Bhajji and Turbanator|
|Profession||Cricketer and Actor|
|Famous For||2011 World Cup|
|Date of Birth||3 July 1980|
|Age (as in 2019)||39 Years|
|Birth Place||Jalandhar, Punjab, India|
|Home town||Jalandhar, Punjab, India|
|Mother Tongue||Not Known|
|Parents/ Father||Sardar Sardev Singh Plaha (Businessman )|
|Mother||Avtar Kaur (Housewife)|
|Sister||4 (Elder), 1 (Younger) Name Not Known|
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|Coach/Mentor||Charanjit Singh Bullar and Davinder Arora|
|International Debut||T20 – 1 December 2006 against South Africa in Johannesburg|
ODI- 17 April 1998 against New Zealand at
Test- 25 March 1998 against Australia at
|Jersey Number||#3 (India)|
#3 (IPL, Mumbai Indians)
|Nature on field||Very aggressive|
|Likes to play against||Australia and Pakistan|
|Favorite delivery||Doosra (a leg break bowled with an apparent |
|Records (main ones)||1), He has 3rd highest numbers of wickets by an off-spinner and highest in India as an |
2), He has a record of dismissing Australian legend Ricky Ponting as many as 10 times in tests.
3), He won his 5 men of the match and 1 man of the series award on Indian soil.
4), Career Turning Point His inclusion in the
Border-Gavaskar Trophy team in 2001 by Sourav Ganguly after the injury of Anil Kumble.
|Career Turning Point||His inclusion in the Border-Gavaskar |
Trophyteam in 2001 by Sourav Ganguly after the injury of Anil Kumble.
HARBHAJAN SINGH AWARDS
|Award Name||Arjuna Award, |
|Award Category||National Sports Award, |
|Receipt Year||2003 |
|Receipt Field||Cricket Sports|
|School||Jai Hind Model School|
Government Model Senior Secondary School
Parvati Jain High School in Jalandhar
|College/ University||Did Not Attend|
|Education Qualification||Higher Secondary|
|Contact number||Not Known|
|Hobbies||Cricket and Music|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||A Sri Lankan Girl (Name Not Known)|
Geeta Basra (Actress)
|Marriage Date||29 October 2015|
|Wife/Spouse||Geeta Basra (Actress)|
Daughter- Hinaya Heer Plaha
|Networth||60 Crores (INR)|
|Height (approx.)||In Centimeters- 180 cm|
In Meters- 1.80 m
In Feet Inches- 5’ 11”
|Weight (approx.)||In Kilograms- 72 kg|
In Pounds- 158.73 lbs
|– Chest: 38 Inches|
– Waist: 34 Inches
– Biceps: 14 Inches
|Eyes color||Dark Brown|
HARBHAJAN SINGH FAVORITES
|Favorite food||Nando’s Chicken|
|Favorite Cricketer||Sachin Tendulkar|
|Favorite Actress||Priyanka Chopra, Katrina Kaif|
|Favorite Sport||Cricket and Football|
|Favorite Place||Goa Dubai|
|Favorite Movie||Not Known|
|Favorite Colours||Black, Blue|
SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNTS
UNKNOWN FACTS ABOUT HARBHAJAN SINGH
- Does Harbhajan Singh drink alcohol?: Yes
- Does Harbhajan Singh smoke?: Not Known
- Bhajji became the first Indian cricketer to take a hat-trick in a test match against Australia in 2001.
- In 2013, he opened a film production company named “BM Media Productions” to produce Punjabi films.
- He has won the award of test cricketer of the year thrice.
- In 2003, he was conferred with the prestigious Arjuna Award and Padma Shri Award in 2009 for cricket.
- Apart from Mumbai Indians, he also captained Punjab’s Ranji team.
- He played for English county team Surrey in 2005.
- He was honored with the designation of Deputy Superintendent in Punjab Police after his performance against Australia in 2001.
- In a popular talk show, he revealed his fear of using elevators.