Suresh Raina

Suresh Raina
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Club: Chennai Super Kings
Position: Batsman
Nationality: Indian
Age: 27.11.1986 (34)
Batting style: Left-handed
Wife: Priyanka Chaudhary
Bowling style: Right-arm off-break
Height: 5 ft. 7 in (1.75 m)
Weight: 62 kg
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Team: India National Cricket Team 2010-2015
Team: India National Cricket Team 2005-2018
Team: India National Cricket Team 2006-2018
Team: CSK 2008-2019
Runs scored
768
Batting average
26.48
Balls faced
1445
50s
7
100s
1
Runs scored
5615
Batting average
35.31
Balls faced
6005
50s
36
100s
5
Runs scored
1604
Batting average
29.16
Balls faced
1190
50s
5
100s
1
Runs scored
5368
Batting average
33.34
Balls faced
3915
50s
38
100s
1

Season Team League
2010-2015 India National Cricket Team TEST
2005-2018 India National Cricket Team ICC ODI Championship
2006-2018 India National Cricket Team T20I
2008-2019 Chennai Super Kings Indian Premier League

Suresh Raina

Transfer Career

  • 2002/03–2020 Uttar Pradesh
  • 2008–2015; Chennai Super Kings
  • 2016–2017 Gujarat Lions
  • 2018–present Chennai Super Kings

 

Biography

Suresh Raina has been one of the best limited-overs batsmen and a great asset for the Indian cricket team. The player has hung his boots now but still commands respect among the fans and cricketing channels.

The cricketer made his place in cricket fans’ hearts by becoming the first Indian to score a hundred in all three game formats. The left-handed batsman was born on 27 November 1986 in Muradnagar, Uttar Pradesh. At the age of 14, he decided to play cricket and moved to Lucknow from his hometown.

When it comes to domestic, Raina is known as one of the most popular players of Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League. In nine seasons of IPL, Raina has scored more than 400 runs for his team; that is why he is also known as Mr. IPL among the fans.

Raina was the second youngest captain of the Indian cricket team in 2010. Under the captaincy of this amazing player, India won the T20 series against Zimbabwe by 2-0. He married Priyanka Chaudhary on 3 April 2015. They have a daughter and a son named Garcia and Rio, respectively. Raina has started a foundation on the name of his daughter named as ‘Raina-Garcia Foundation’ that is handled by his wife, Priyanka.