Cheteshwar Pujara Biography & Wiki, Age, Weight, Birth date
Cheteshwar Arvind Pujara (born 25 January 1988 in Rajkot, Gujarat) is an Indian cricketer.
He is a right-handed batsman who plays for Saurashtra in domestic cricket. Pujara made his first-class debut for Saurashtra in December 2005 and made his Test debut at Bangalore in October 2010.
He was a part of the India A team which toured England in the 2010 summers, and was the highest scorer of the tour. In October 2011, the BCCI awarded him a D grade national contract. Known to have a sound technique and the temperament required to play long innings, he was not one of the contenders for a spot in the Indian middle order after the retirement of Rahul Dravid and VVS Laxman.
His Test comeback came against New Zealand in August 2012, scoring a century. He made his first double hundred against England at Ahmedabad in November 2012 and followed up with another double hundred against Australia in March 2013, both the times steering India to victory and becoming man of the match.
In the 2012 NKP Salve Challenger Trophy, he was the highest scorer with two centuries and one half century. He became one of the fastest batsman to reach 1000 runs in Test cricket in just 11 matches and his 18th Test Innings. He won the Emerging Cricketer of the Year 2013.
In February 2017, during the one-off Test match against Bangladesh, he set a new record for the most runs by a batsman in an Indian first-class season, with 1,605 runs. The previous record was 1,604 runs set by Chandu Borde in 1964–65.
In This Biography Cheteshwar punjara all detail like Height , Weight , Birthdate and Other Detail….
|Biography of Cheteshwar punjara|
|Real Name||Cheteshwar Arvind Pujara|
|Nick Name||Chintu, Good Boy|
|Profession||Indian Cricketer (Batsman)|
|Physical Status & More of Cheteshwar punjara|
|Height||in centimeters- 165 cm
in meters- 1.65 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 10”
|Weight||in Kilograms- 71 kg
in Pounds- 157 lbs
|Eye Color||Light Brown|
|Personal Life of Cheteshwar punjara|
|Date of Birth||25 January 1988|
|Age ||29 Years|
|Birth Place||Rajkot, Gujarat, India|
|Hometown||Rajkot, Gujarat, India|
|School||Lal Bahadur Shastri Vidyalaya, Rajkot, Gujarat
RM Chhaya High School, Rajkot, Gujarat
|Education Qualifications||Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) through correspondence|
|Family||Father- Arvind Pujara, Former cricketer
Mother- Late Reena Pujara (Died 2005)
Brother- Not Known
Sister- Not Known
|Best Friends||Ravindra Jadeja, Virat Kohli|
|Home Address||Rajkot, Gujarat, India|
|Hobbies||Listening to old music, watching movies|
|Cricket History Of Cheteshwar punjara|
|International Debut||Test- 9 October 2010 vs Australia in Bangalore
ODI- 1 August 2013 vs Zimbabwe in Bulawayo
|Domestic/State Team||Board Presidents XI, Kolkata Knight Riders, Royal Challengers Bangalore, West Zone, Mumbai A, Saurashtra, Kings XI Punjab, Derbyshire, Yorkshire|
|IPL Team||Royal Challengers Bangalore|
|Nature on field||Cool|
|Jersey Number||15 (India)|
|Career Turning Point||Consistent performances in the longer formats of the game saw Pujara climbing the ladder of success slowly and steadily.|
|Records [Main]||Second fastest 1,000 test runs by an Indian player.
In 2013, Pujara scored 2,043 runs at 102.15 in first-class matches, only behind Chris Rogers, who had 2,391 runs to his name.
Also, in 2013, Pujara became only the ninth batsman to score three career first-class triple-centuries.
In International Test cricket, Pujara has so far scored 8 ton and 1 double-ton.
Pujara won the Man of the Series trophy after scoring close to 350 runs in the under-19 World Cup in 2006.
|Likes To Play Again||Australia|
|Favourite Things Of Cheteshwar punjara|
|Favourite Food||Gujarati Dish|
|Favourite Player||Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid, Ricky Ponting|
|Favourite Actor||Amitabh Bachchan, Johnny Depp, Cape Town|
|Girls , Affairs and More Of Cheteshwar punjara|
|Wife||Puja Pabari (Married February 2013)|
|Marriage Date||13 February 2013|
|Style Of Cheteshwar punjara|
|Earning Money of Cheteshwar punjara|
|Net Worth||$1 Million|
|Salary Per Match||Rs 25 Lakh per annum (Retainership Fees)
Per Test Match 7 lakh
Per ODI Match 4 lakh
Per T20 Match 2 lakhs