Suresh raina is an indian international cricketer. He is a left-handed batsman and an occasional off-spin bowler. He is considered one of the best fielders in world cricket. In domestic cricket he plays from Uttar Pradesh. He was captain of Gujarat Lions in the Indian Premier League, and is the vice-captain of Chennai Super Kings. In July 2005, he made his One Day debut against Sri Lanka at the age of 19. He was part of the 2011 World Cup winning squad. He is the first of three Indian batsmen to score centuries in all three formats of international cricket.
Suresh raina was born on 27 November 1986 in Muradnagar, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh. His father’s name is Tirlokchand Raina, he is a Retired Army Officer. His mother’s name is Parvesh Raina, she is a housewife. Suresh has three brothers named Naresh Raina, Mukesh Raina and Dinesh Raina. He has a sister nemed Renu raina. He did his early studies from Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh. Then, he studied at Government Sports Collage, Lucknow.
If you talk about Suresh Raina’s love life then he married Priyanka choudhary. They have a daughter named Gracia Raina.
In 2000, he decided to play cricket. He enrolled at Gobind Singh Sports College, Lucknow. After this, he became the captain of U-16 from Uttar Pradesh and in 2002 saw the look of Indian selectors. He was selected for the U-19 England tour at the age of 15. In the Under-19 match, he also made two half-centuries. In February 2003, he started the Ranji Trophy for Uttar Pradesh against Assam. He toured Pakistan for the Under-19 Asian ODI Championship, where he made three half-centuries. He also received Border-Gavaskar Scholarships for training at Australia Cricket Academy. After this, in 2005, he had debuted in the category of Limited-Over and in that season he made 645 rows from 53.75 average.
Indian Premier League:-
He signed the Chennai Super Kings for USD 5 million for the first three years of the tournament. He is the first player to score 2500 runs in IPL. He has made the record for most catches (47) in IPL. He scored more than 400 runs in all IPL seasons. In 2016, he was signed for the Gujarat Lions. He captained the team for the season, and remained consistent in batting, scoring 399 runs in 15 innings. In the first match of the 12th edition of the tournament against RCB on March 23, 2019, he became the first batsman to score 5000 runs in IPL.
Achievements at the international level –
He became the first Indian to become a centrist in all three categories of the game.
Become the third batsman to score a century in T20.
The first Indian to score a century in both T20 and ODIs.
The 12th Indian who made Test Centuries in debut.
The record of catching most catches in IPL, he has scored 52 catches.
The first player to score 3000 runs in IPL.
The first batsman to score 4000 or more runs in the IPL season 7.
His record is the highest strike rate record so far in the history of IPL.
On 4 October 2014, he became the highest run scorer in CLT20.
|Name||Suresh Kumar Raina|
|Profession||Indian Cricketer (Batsman)|
|Debut||ODI- 30 July 2005 Against Sri Lanka At Dambulla|
T20- 1 December 2006 Against South Africa At Johannesburg
Test- 26 July 2010 Against Sri Lanka At Colombo
|Jersey Number||#3 India|
# 3 IPL
|Domestic/ State Team||India Blue, Gujarat Lions, Uttar Pradesh, Chennai Super Kings|
|Likes To Play Against||Pakistan|
|Nature On Field||Clam|
|Age||32 Years (As Of April 2019)|
|Height||In Feet Inches 5’8|
|Date Of Birth||27 November 1986|
|Birth Palace||Muradnagar, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh|
|Hometown||Rajnagar, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh|
|Collage||Government Sports Collage, Lucknow|
|Education Qualification||Not Known|
|Father Name||Tirlokchand Raina (Retired Army Officer)|
|Mother Name||Parvesh Raina|
|Sister Name||Renu Raina|
|Brother Name||Naresh Raina, Mukesh Raina, Dinesh Raina|
|Girlfriend’s Name||Poonam Patil (Rumour), Shruti Hassan (Rumour)|
|Wife Name||Priyanka Choudhary|
|Marriage Date||3 April 2015|
|Children’s Name||Daughter- Gracia Raina|
|Favorite Actor||Amitabh Bachchan|
|Favorite Actress||Sonali Bendre , Jessica Alba|
|Favorite Cricketers||Sachin Tendulkar, MS Dhoni, Rahul Dravid|
|Favorite Film||Sholay, Iqbal|
|Favorite Food||Aloo Khadi, Kabaab|
|Favorite Destination||Greece, Italy|
|Net Worth||$ 25 Million|
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