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Ravichandran Ashwin Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Secrets, Affairs, Images, Marriage, Phone number.

Written by Rohith

Ravichandran Ashwin Is an Famous Indian Cricketer.

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RAVICHANDRAN ASHWIN BIO/WIKI

Real Name Ravichandran Ashwin
Nick NameR Ashwin
Profession(s)Cricketer (Spin Bowler)
Date of Birth17 September 1986
Age31 Years
Zodiac/Sun SignVirgo
Birth Place Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Home townChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Parents/ Father Ravichandran (Worked in Southern Railways, Former club level cricketer)
Mother Chitra
BrotherNot Known
SisterNot Known

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PERSONAL LIFE

School Padma Seshadri Bala Bhavan, Chennai
St. Bede’s Anglo Indian Higher Secondary
School, Chennai
College/UnivarsiteSri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of
Engineering (SSN), Chennai
Education QualificationB.Tech in Information Technology (IT)
CarsNot Known
Phone NumberNot Known
CastBrahmin
AddressA home in Postal colony, West Mamba lam, Chennai-33
Food HabitNon Wagnerian
Religion Hinduism
NationalityIndian
HobbiesReading, Watching movies, tennis, basket ball & football
Jersey Number#99 (India)
#99 (Domestic)
Domestic/State TeamChennai Super Kings, Dindigul Dragons,
Rising Pune Supergiants, Tamil Nadu,
Worcestershire
Favourite Ball Carrom ball
Records (main ones)• Joint record (with Ian Botham and Jack
Gregory) of fastest to the take 50 wickets and score 500 runs (11th Tests).
• In 2016, he became the 2nd fastest bowler to take 200 Test wickets (37th match), after Australian spin bowler Clarrie Grimmett who achieved it in his 36th match.
• In 2017, he became the fastest bowler to take 300 Test wickets (54th match), breaking
Australian fast bowler Dennis Lillee’s record (56th match).
• The 5th Indian bowler to take 300 wickets in Test cricket, after Anil Kumble (619), Kapil
Dev (434), Harbhajan Singh (417) and Zaheer Khan (311).
• The 3rd Indian to receive the ICC Cricketer of the Year award, after Rahul Dravid and
Sachin Tendulkar.
Career Turning PointHis remarkable performance in the 2010 Indian Premier League (IPL 3), after which he was selected in the Indian squad that toured Zimbabwe in May–June 2010.
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MARITAL STATUS/AFFAIRS

Marital Status Married
AffairsNarayanan Prithi
Marriage Date13 November 2011
Spouse Narayanan Prithi (m.2011 – present)
ChildrenDaughters- Akhira (born in 2015), Aadhya (born in 2016)
Son- None

SALARY/NETWORTH

SalaryRetainer Fee: ₹5 crore
Test Fee: ₹15 lakh
ODI Fee: ₹6 lakh
T20 Fee: ₹3 lakh
IPL 11: ₹7.6 crore
Networth Not Known
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PHYSICAL STATUS

Heightin centimeters- 188 cm
in meters- 1.88 m
in feet inches- 6’ 2”
Weightin kilograms- 75 kg
in pounds- 165 lbs
FigureChest: 40 inches
Waist: 32 inches
Biceps: 12inches
Shoe size9 (US)
hair ColorBlack
Eyes colorBlack
Skin colorFair
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RAVICHANDRAN ASHWIN FAVOURITES

Favourite Cricketer(s)

Batsman- Sachin Tendulkar, Clive Lloyd, Vivian Richards
Bowler- Shane Warne
All-rounder- Kapil Dev
Favourite ActorSanthanam
Favourite Athlete(s)Diego Maradona, Marat Safin, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Usain Bolt
Favourite FilmsBollywood- 3 Idiots
Hollywood- Vertical Limit
Tamil- Boss Engira Baskaran
Favourite SingersA. R. Rahman, Shoaib Bhushan
Favourite ColourBlue
Favourite Food Chocolates

SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNTS

Instagram https://www.instagram.com/rashwin99/?hl=en
Facebook https://www.facebook.com/AshwinRaviOfficial/
Twitter https://twitter.com/ashwinravi99?lang=en

RAVICHANDRAN ASHWIN SONE LESSER-KNOWN FACTS

  • Does Ravichandran Ashwin smoke?: No
  • Does Ravichandran Ashwin drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • The subject that he used to hate the most was Maths.
  • His wife, Prithi studied with him in during high schooling.
  • He was a mischievous kid in his school days.
  • He started playing cricket as an opening batsman, but at the age of 14, he injured his pelvic area that caused a ligament tear in the hip bones, after which he dropped the idea of becoming a batsman.
  • Initially, he started as a fast bowler, but his mother felt that it’s not suiting him, so she suggested him to do spin bowling, which proved to be the right call.
  • He took atleast one wicket in his debut match across all formats (T20I, ODI, Test).
  • He was bestowed with the Arjuna Award by the Government of India Arjuna award — India’s highest sporting honour — in 2014.
  • His all-time favourite skipper is Sourav Ganguly.
  • He was the guest contestant on Vijay TV’s ‘Neengalum Vellalam Oru Kodi’ (Tamil version of ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati’) that was hosted by Suriya.
  • He is a movie freak and loves watching every new release at Chennai’s Sathyam Cinema.
  • His favorite superhero is ‘Batman.’
  • His all-time favourite skipper is Sourav Ganguly.
  • Though this is a legally permissible dismissal, it is considered against the spirit of the game, and for the same, Ashwin received heavy criticism from every corner.

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