Ravindra Jadeja Cricketer Profile – Age, Achievements, Career, Stats & More

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At a young age, Ravindra Jadeja had begun his successful career as a cricket player. Because of this, India had seen him as the next big thing, and sure enough, he was not disappointed. He is excellent at both the bat and bowl. He can either be aggressive or a waiting game for the bat, which makes him a good asset for his captain. 

Basic Information About Ravindra Jadeja

Full Name Ravindrasinh Anirudhsinh Jadeja
Age 32 years
Born In Navagam-Khed, Saurashtra
Bat Style Left-Handed Batsman
Bowl Style Slow left-arm orthodox
Home City NavagamGhed, Gujarat
Birth Date December 6, 1988
Height 1.70m
Spouse Riva Solanki
Net Worth $7 Million (45.2 crores)
Teams Kochi Tuskers Kerala, India, India A, India Blue, India B, India Red, , West Zone, Chennai Super Kings, Rest of India, India Under-19, Saurashtra, Gujarat Lions, Indians, Rajasthan Royals.


Ravindra Jadeja Cricket Batting Stats:

  • Tests (56 matches) –

    Jadeja has recorded 82 innings, with 19 Not Outs and 2145 runs. His highest score is 100, with an average of 34.05 and a scoring rate of 59.80. 

  • ODI (168 matches) –

    Jadeja’s innings score is 113 with 39 Not Outs and 2411 runs. His highest score in the ODIs was 87 and had an average of 32.58. His scoring rate is 87.07.

  • T20I (50 matches) –

    Jadeja has 24 innings, 10 Not Outs, and 217 runs. His highest score in T20I is 44 and 15.50 on average. Jadeja’s scoring rate was 112.44. 

  • IPL (191 matches) –

    his Innings is 145 with 59 Not Outs and 2290 runs. Jadeja’s highest score is 62 and an average of 26.63. His scoring rate is 128.15.

Ravindra Jadeja Cricket Bowling Stats:

  • Tests (56 matches) –

    Jadeja has overs of 2327.5, with 5668 runs and an average of 24.97. He has 227 wickets and an economy rate of 2.43. His strike rate is 61.53.

  • ODI (168 matches) –

    Jadeja overs are 1426.1 with 7024 runs and an average of 37.36. He has recorded 188 wickets and an economy rate of 4.93. His strike rate is 45.52. 

  • T20I (50 matches) –

    Jadeja has 162.1 overs with 1152 runs at an average of 29.54. He has smashed 39 wickets and an economy rate of 7.10. His strike rate is 24.95.

  • IPL (191 matches) –

    Ravindra overs are 476.1, with 3631 runs at an average of 30.77. He has smashed 118 wickets and has an economy rate of 7.63. His strike rate is 24.21. 

Career Information

Ravindra Jadeja first appeared in the Under 19 at 16 years in 2005. He then appeared in the U-19 World Cup in 2006, where he displayed splendid performance versus Pakistan. 

His first-class debut was in the 2006-2007 Duleep trophy. He was playing for the West Zone in this league. 

Test Debut

Ravindra Jadeja made his Test debut on December 13, 2012, against England at Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium. In this game, India was struggling at 235/5, but Jadeja saved the day as he made 68 runs out of 57 balls. His duo with Bhuvneshwar Kumar helped India to record 319. 

The last Test he played was on August 29, 2021, India versus England. 

ODI Debut

His debut was on February 8, 2009, which was against Sri Lanka at R Premadasa Stadium. In this match, he obtained an unbeaten 60 off 77 balls. The last ODI he played was on February 11, 2020, versus New Zealand at Bay Oval.

T20 Debut

Ravindra’s T20 debut was on February 10, 2009, versus Sri Lanka at R Premadasa Stadium. In this match, Jadeja had been criticized for his slow batting in India’s loss to England, but he improved his game. His last T20 was versus New Zealand at Seddon Park on January 29, 2020. He is named for the T20 2021, which is to begin on October 17, 2021. 

Indian Premier League Debut

Ravindra made his IPL debut for Rajasthan Royals in 2008 and was crucial in the team’s victory in that season. He was even nicknamed superstar by the captain RR in 2008, Shane Warne. 

For IPL 2021, he is playing for the Chennai Super Kings. This team bought him for Rs. 9.8 Crore becoming the most expensive player in the 2021 IPL auction. 

Records and Achievements

  • He was the leader of the Indian team at the 2008 Under-19 World Cup. In this league, he recorded ten wickets in six games at an average of 13. 
  • He made history in 2012, where he became the eighth player to get first-class triple centuries. His first was in November 2011 where he made 314 of 375 balls. The second one was in November 2012versus Gujarat, where he scored 303, and the last one in December 2012, where he recorded 331 runs in 501 balls. 
  • In August 2021, Jadeja was named in the top position in ODI by ICC. He became the first Indian bowler to be placed top since Anil Kumble in 1996. 
  • He is the third Indian cricketer to score 2000 runs and take 150 wickets in ODIs. 
  • He was named the ICC World ODI XI in 2013 and 2016. 
  • He acquired the Madhavrao Scindia Award for most wickets in Ranji Trophy in 2008-09. 
  • Jadeja ranked second in the ICC Top ten Test all-rounders in 2018. 
  • He was named in Test XI of the year by Cricbuzz in 2013. 
  • He then ranked top in ODI Cricket by the ICC in August 2013. 
  • In the 2021 Test against England, Ravindra Jadeja became the second Indian to pick 450 wickets and score 4500 runs. 
  • He was awarded the Arjuna Award in 2019. 


He had a shoulder injury in 2015 when he had been picked for the World Cup against New Zealand. Instead, he recorded a lousy performance and was dropped by the Indian team. 

For the 2021 Test against England, he was taken to the hospital for precautionary scans of a knee injury that he got during the third Test. 

Ravindra had surgery in January 2021 after Mitchell Starc struck him on his hand during the Test series against Australia. As a result, he dislocated his arm and did not continue in the further Test series. 

Reference Resource: 

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