Full Name: Ravichandran Ashwin
Nick Name: Ash, Dada
Occupation: Professional Cricket Player
Date of Birth: 17 September, 1986
Birth Place: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Age: 28 (as in 2015)
Father Name: Ravichandran
Mother Name: Chitra
Education: Padma Seshadri Bala Bhavan and St.Bede’s , Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering, Chennai
International Debut: 5th June, 2010 against Sri Lanka in ODI match
Jersey Number: 99 (for both Indian National Team and Chennai Super Kings)
Domestic Team: Tamil Nadu
IPL Team: Chennai Super Kings
Batting Style: Right Handed batsmen
Bowling Style: Right arm off-break
Best shot: Cover drive
Records: Fastest Indian Bowler to take 50,100 and 150 wickets in Test Cricket.
Ravichandran Ashwin Body Statistics:
Height: 1.88m, 6’2”
Weight: 83kg, 183 pounds
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Black
Ravichandran Ashwin Net Worth: $5 million
Endorsement Earnings: INR 2 Crores
Salary: 7 lakh (Per test match), 4 lakh (per ODI match), 2 lakh (per T20 match), 5.5 crore (IPL season)
Wife: He is married to his childhood friend Prithi Narayanan
Ravichandran Ashwin facts:
His father was also a cricketer and used to play in Tamil Nadu in competitive games.
He was interested in Football, but his parents forced him to play cricket.
Ashwin is the fastest Indian bowler to reach 50, 100 and 150 wickets in Test Cricket.
Despite being the natural off spinner, Ashwin has two test centuries and five half centuries in his Test Career so far.
He has won Arjuna Award in 2014 and BCCI’s International Cricketer of the year for 2012-13 season.