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Ravindra Jadeja Biography

Ravindrasinh Anirudhsinh Jadeja is an Indian cricketer who is a left-handed middle-order batsman and slow left-arm orthodox bowler. Jadeja first came into the spotlight with his strong all-round showing in the 2008-09 Ranji Trophy - 42 wickets and 739 runs - and was promptly picked for the ODI series in Sri Lanka. His international debut followed soon after in the final match of the series on 8 February 2009 where he scored 60*. In the third ODI against Sri Lanka in Cuttack on 21 December 2009, Jadeja was awarded the man of the match award for his haul of four wickets. His best bowling return is 4-32. Jadeja also took 2-42 from his 9 overs in the 3rd one-dayer against England at the Oval in London and was named "player of the match". Ravindra Jadeja made his first class debut in the 2006-07 Duleep Trophy. In early November 2011 in a Ranji Trophy match against Orissa, Jadeja scored 314 off just 375 balls, with 29 fours and 9 sixes; he also scored 303* in the November 2012 Ranji Trophy match against Gujarat. In December 2012, he became only the eighth man in history to have three 300-plus scores in first-class cricket when he struck 331 against Railways. Jadeja was selected by the Rajasthan Royals for the inaugural season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) in 2008. In 2011, he was selected by Kochi Tuskers Kerala for $950,000 and in the 2012 IPL player auction, Jadeja was bought by Chennai Super Kings for $2 million.

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SK Elite: When Ravindra Jadeja set up India's euphoric triumph in Bengaluru
SK Elite: When Ravindra Jadeja set up India's euphoric triumph in Bengaluru
Reminiscing Jadeja's momentous 6/63 against Australia in the 2017 Border-Gavaskar Trophy.
Top 5 Ravindra Jadeja knocks in international cricket
Top 5 Ravindra Jadeja knocks in international cricket
On his 29th birthday, looking at Jadeja's stellar performances with the bat.
Top 5 bowling spells by Ravindra Jadeja in Tests
Top 5 bowling spells by Ravindra Jadeja in Tests
Let us take a look at five of the best spells in Jadeja's Test career thus far.
Who said what: Cricketers wish Jasprit Bumrah, Ravindra Jadeja, RP Singh, and Karun Nair on their birthday
Who said what: Cricketers wish Jasprit Bumrah, Ravindra Jadeja, RP Singh, and Karun Nair on their birthday
Interestingly, they all share the same birthday.
India vs Sri Lanka 2017, 3rd Test, Day 5: 5 things we learnt
India vs Sri Lanka 2017, 3rd Test, Day 5: 5 things we learnt
A handful of youngsters stepped up and did the job for Sri Lanka.
Ravindra Jadeja (2008-2017): The evolution in pictures
Ravindra Jadeja (2008-2017): The evolution in pictures
On his 29th birthday, here's revisiting Ravindra Jadeja's India career through a series of pictures.
SK Elite: Ravindra Jadeja's 7/48 cripples England at Chennai
SK Elite: Ravindra Jadeja's 7/48 cripples England at Chennai
Revisiting Jadeja's career-best figures which helped India seal the series against England 4-0.
India vs Sri Lanka 2017: 3rd Test, day 4, 5 things we learnt from the day
India vs Sri Lanka 2017: 3rd Test, day 4, 5 things we learnt from the day
India were well and truly dominating Sri Lanka at stumps on day 4.
ICC Test rankings: Cheteshwar Pujara, Ravindra Jadeja climb to second spot
ICC Test rankings: Cheteshwar Pujara, Ravindra Jadeja climb to second spot
Virat Kohli stayed put on the fifth position in the latest ranking update.
No point thinking who would be single spinner in SA: Jadeja
No point thinking who would be single spinner in SA: Jadeja
Jadeja (3/51) along with Ashwin (4/67) played a major role in bowling out Sri Lanka.
India vs Sri Lanka 2017, 2nd Test, Day 1: 5 things we learnt from the day
India vs Sri Lanka 2017, 2nd Test, Day 1: 5 things we learnt from the day
India had the upperhand courtesy a terrific spell from Ashwin and Jadeja.
Top 5 orthodox left-arm spinners of all time
Top 5 orthodox left-arm spinners of all time
Performances in Tests have been given greater importance than those in limited-overs formats.
No guaranteed place for both Ashwin and Jadeja in SA, says Virat Kohli
No guaranteed place for both Ashwin and Jadeja in SA, says Virat Kohli
The Indian captain conceded that a call will have to be made based on the team composition.
5 instances when India's lower order rescued the team
5 instances when India's lower order rescued the team
Here are five Tests when the lower order batsmen helped India stage significant comebacks.
Ranji Trophy batting records: Most runs, most centuries, fastest hundred, highest partnership
Ranji Trophy batting records: Most runs, most centuries, fastest hundred, highest partnership
All the major batting records in Ranji Trophy
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