Ravindra Jadeja Biography, Net Worth & Life Story

Ravindrasinh Anirudhsinh Jadeja commonly known as Ravindra Jadeja, is an Indian international cricketer. He is an all-rounder. Who plays as a left-handed middle-order batsman and slow left-arm orthodox bowler. Jadeja was part of the Indian U-19 cricket team that won the World Cup in Malaysia in 2008. He made his ODI debut against Sri Lanka on 8 February 2009. And scored an unbeaten 60 off 77 balls in that match.

Jadeja was bought for $2 million by the Chennai Super Kings at the 2012 IPL Players Auction. He was bought by the Gujarat Lions in the 2016 IPL Players Auction for 9.5 crores. On 22 January 2017, Jadeja became the first Indian left-arm spinner to take 150 One Day International wickets. In March 2017, he became the top ranked bowler in the world leaving behind Ravichandran Ashwin. Who held that position for a long time. Lets know about Rabindra Jadeja Biography.


Personal information

Full name Ravindrasinh Anirudhsinh Jadeja
Born 6 December 1988 (age 32)
NavagamGhed, Jamnagar, Gujarat, India
Nickname Rockstar
Batting Left-handed
Bowling Slow left-arm orthodox
Role All-rounder

Rabindra Jadeja Family

Ravindra Jadeja was born on 6 December 1988 to Anirudhsinh and Lata Jadeja. His father was a watchman for a private security agency. Jadeja’s father wanted him to join the Army and become an officer But Jadeja was always interested in Cricket. Jadeja’s mother passed away in an accident in 2005. His sister Naina is a nurse. On 17 April 2016, Jadeja married Reeva Solanki. The couple gave birth to a daughter in June 2017.


Ravindra Jadeja Youth career

Jadeja made his first Under-19 appearance for India in 2005 at the age of 16. He was picked in the Indian squad for the 2006 U19 Cricket World Cup in Sri Lanka. India finished runners-up with Jadeja impressing in the final against Pakistan with a haul of 3 wickets. He was the vice-captain of the victorious Indian team at the 2008 U19 Cricket World Cup. He played a crucial role with the ball in the tournament. Taking 10 wickets in 6 games at an average of 13. Lets know about Rabindra Jadeja Biography.

Ravindra Jadeja Domestic Career

Jadeja made his first-class debut in the 2006–07 Duleep Trophy. He plays for West Zone in the Duleep Trophy and for Saurashtra in the Ranji Trophy. In 2012, Jadeja became the eighth player in history, and the first Indian player. To score three first-class triple centuries in his career. His first came in early November 2011 against Orissa. In which he scored 314 off 375 balls.Jadeja reached this milestone at the young age of only 23.


Domestic team information

Years Team
2006–present Saurashtra
2008–2009 Rajasthan Royals
2011 Kochi Tuskers Kerala
2012–2015 Chennai Super Kings  
2016–2017 Gujarat Lions
2018–present Chennai Super Kings

Ravindra Jadeja Indian Premier League

Ravindra Jadeja was selected by the Rajasthan Royals for the inaugural season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) in 2008. He did even better in 2009, scoring 295 runs at a strike rate of 110.90, and conceding fewer than 6.5 runs per over. Shane Warne, the captain of Rajasthan Royals, referred to Jadeja as a “superstar in the making”. Warne also nicknamed him “Rockstar”.


In 2011, he was bought by the Kochi Tuskers Kerala for $950,000.  In the 2012 IPL player auction, Jadeja was bought by Chennai Super Kings for $2 million (approx. Rs. 98 million. Jadeja was the most expensive player of the year’s auction. He won the Man of the Match award in the second match of the season against Deccan Chargers for his all-round performance. Ravindra Jadeja, playing for Chennai Super Kings. Put in a fine spin bowling performance in Chennai for an IPL 2015 Match. He took four wickets for 11 runs with a brilliant spell of bowling against Rajasthan Royals.

Ravindra Jadeja International Career

Jadeja came into the spotlight with his all-round performance in 2008–09 Ranji Trophy which he finished with 42 wickets and 739 runs. This earned him a national call-up and Jadeja was selected for the ODI series in Sri Lanka. But he had to wait for his turn and he got his break in the final match of the series on 8 February 2009. Jadeja scored 60*, in a losing cause. Since then Jadeja has been an integral part of the Indian ODI squad. He has been able to cook up some excellent performances with the bat as well as the ball over the years.


Following his ODI debut, Jadeja made his way into the T20I squad. But in the 2009 World Twenty20, Jadeja was criticised for his slow batting in India’s loss to England cricket team. Jadeja however improved on his game and till date continues to impress with his skills. As far as T20 was concerned, Jadeja became the go-to bowler whenever a wicket was needed. In a T20 match against Australia, Jadeja was awarded Man of the Match, mainly for his fielding effort.

Jadeja had a brilliant start to the 2012–13 Ranji Trophy season. He scored not one but two 300+ scores in 4 matches. This earned him his maiden test call-up. Jadeja was brought in to join the 15-member India Test team. Jadeja made his debut in the fourth Test against England at Nagpur. In his Test debut Jadeja bowled 70 overs and finished with the figures: 3/117.

Ravindra Jadeja International Performance

International information

National side India (2009–present)
Test debut (cap 275) 13 December 2012 v England
Last Test 7 January 2022 v Australia
ODI debut (cap 177) 8 February 2009 v Sri Lanka
Last ODI 2 December 2022 v Australia
ODI shirt no. 8
T20I debut (cap 22) 10 February 2009 v Sri Lanka
Last T20I 4 December 2022 v Australia


Ravindra Jadeja Along the Years

Year Age Achievement
2006 18 First Class debut for Saurashtra
2008 20 IPL Debut – Rajasthan Royals
2009 21 T20I Debut
2009 21 ODI Debut
2012 24 Test Debut

Jadeja Awards

  1. ICC World ODI XI: 2013, 2016.
  2. Madhavrao Scindia Award for most wickets in Ranji Trophy: 2008–09.
  3. Ranked 2nd in ICC Top 10 Test all-rounders (2018).
  4. Ranked No.1 bowler in ODI Cricket by the ICC in August 2013


Rabindra Jadeja Career Statictis

Competition Test ODI T20I FC
Matches 51 168 50 104
Runs scored 1,954 2,411 217 5,884
Batting average 36.18 32.58 15.50 47.45
100s/50s 1/15 0/13 0/0 10/30
Top score 100* 87 44* 331
Balls bowled 13,137 8,557 973 25,105
Wickets 220 187 39 430
Bowling average 24.32 36.57 29.53 24.04
5 wickets in innings 9 1 0 27
10 wickets in match 1 0 0 7
Best bowling 7/48 5/36 3/48 7/31
Catches/stumping 38/– 60/– 21/– 89/–

Ravindra Jadeja Net Worth

The total net worth of Mr. Ravindra Jadeja is estimated to be 7 Million USD, which in Indian currency is approximately equal to 50 Crore Indian Rupee (i.e., approx Fifty Crore INR). The Main Source of Ravindra Jadeja’s income and net worth came from cricket. Also, the brand value of Mr. Ravindra Jadeja is very high, and is also the most respected player across the globe. He also earns a huge sum of money from various International and National Cricket Matches and from the Indian Premier League (IPL). He also endorses multiple brands where he charges a good amount of money.


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