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Ravindra Jadeja

Key facts

Full Name: Ravindra Jadeja
Born: December 6 1988 , Navagam-Khed
Country: India
Other teams: Chennai Super Kings, India Under-19s, Kochi Tuskers Kerala, Rajasthan Royals, Saurashtra, West Zone
Test debut: India v England, Nagpur, Dec 13-17 2012
ODI debut: Sri Lanka v India, Colombo, Feb 8 2009
T20 debut: Sri Lanka v India, Colombo, Feb 10 2009
Batting Style: Left-hand bat
Bowling Style: Slow left-arm orthodox

Biography

To be named ‘rockstar’ by no less than Shane Warne is an accolade perhaps few have received, but Jadeja seems to fit the bill. The wily left-arm spinner shot to fame with the record of three triple centuries in domestic cricket, and subsequently found himself bamboozling the likes of Michael Clarke for India. He made his ODI and T20 debuts on the same tour of Sri Lanka in 2009 and then graduated to Test status in 2012 when England visited India. Jadeja went on to find fame not only for his glamorous moustache but also his match-winning displays with both bat and ball. Jadeja cement...

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