Cheteshwar Pujara

Cheteshwar Pujara Biography

Posted by | Vishnu Das on | November 23, 2023

Date of Birth

25 / January / 1988


36 Years



Cheteshwar Pujara Height, Age, Wife, Family, Biography & More

Cheteshwar Pujara is an Indian international cricketer. The batsman is right-handed and is a test cricketer with India and is also the team captain of India’s Saurashtra cricket squad in domestic cricket. In 2021, he’s listed as one of the World’s No. 14 Test batsmen according to ICC Player rankings.

Birth & Early Life

Cheteshwar Pujara was born on the 25th of January, 1988 Rajkot, Gujarat to a Hindu Brahmin family. The father of Cheteshwar Pujara Arvind Pujara was an ex-Ranji Cup player with Saurashtra. The mother of his Reema Pujara passed away from cancer at the age of 17 years old.

He attended school through Lal Bahadur Shashtri Vidyalaya, Rajkot as well as RM Chhaya High School, Rajkot. He also has an undergraduate degree in Business Administration degree.


Born on the 25th of January 1998. Cheteshwar Pujara is from Rajkot, Gujarat on 25 January 1988. His family also has a background in cricket because both his dad Arvind and his paternal great uncle Bipin were both players for Saurashtra. Their talent for Pujara was noticed by his parents at an early age, as he would practice alongside his dad. But his mother died in 2005, when he was just 17 years old, following losing her fight with cancer.

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Cheteshwar Pujara Mother Pic

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Cheteshwar Pujara Father Pic

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Cheteshwar Pujara Wife Pic

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Cheteshwar Pujara Daughter Pic

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Cheteshwar Pujara Childhood Pic


Cheteshwar Pujara studied BBA to complete his degree from J.J Kundalia College, Rajkot, Gujarat.

Personal Life

He got married to Puja Pabari on the 13th of February 2013 at Rajkot. The couple was blessed with a daughter named Aditi on February 23rd, 2018. He was also appointed as the brand ambassador of Gujarat by the electoral commission in 2014.

International Career

Cheteshwar was part of the Indian Cricket Team for the two-match in Test Series against Australia in 2010 replacing Yuvraj Singh. He was on the field for the second Test on 9 October 2010 in Bangalore after Gautam Gambhir, as well as VVS Laxman, were both injured.

In August 2012 he returned to the team and scored his debut International Test century of 159 in the match against New Zealand at Hyderabad. Since then, he’s been an integral part of the Indian Test Team. He scored around. 7000 runs over 96 matches for India.

Favorite Things

His Favorite Cars Audi, FERARRI
Favorite food Fast foods, Indian Recipes, and also
Favorite actress Katrina Kaif
Best Friend Unknown
Favorite Sports Cricket, Football, and Wrestling
Favorite footballers Maradona, Messi, Ronaldinho
Favorite Cell phone iPhone
Favorite Politician Modi
Favorite color Green
Favorite Actor Johnny Depp and Amitabh Bachchan
Favorite animal Cat
Favorite website Twitter
His car collection Audi, BMW
Favorite singer Lata Mangeshkar
Drinks Apple Juice
Favorite time An evening of the day
Favorite day Friday
Favorite digit 2
Favorite batsman Rahul Dravid, Ricky Ponting, Sachin Tendulkar
Favorite flower Rose
Favorite Destination Cape Town
favorite Celebrity Unknown

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Net Worth

Indian top-order cricketer Pujara is born in the year 1988 and was raised in his birthplace was Rajkot, Gujarat, India. Pujara’s wealth is estimated at $2 million dollars (Rs. 13 crores) and the annual earnings amount to 600,000 USD (Rs. 4 crores).


It was a time of celebration that was followed by a round of applause at the tables during the IPL 2021 Player Auction. Chennai Super Kings bought Cheteshwar Pujara and included him in their team.


Sussex retains the services of India Test expert Cheteshwar Pujara until the 2023 season the County side announced on Monday.

Pujara’s Last 10 Test Innings

His scores in the last few innings were: 0 47 0 22 26, 61, 4,91, 1 45.

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Body Measurements Chest: 39 Inches
Waist: 32 Inches
Biceps: 11 Inches
Birth Place Rajkot Gujarat India
Children Daughter: Aditi Pujara
Eye Color Light Brown
Hair Color Black
Height In CM 165 CM
Height In Meter 1.65 M
Nationality Indian
Parents Father: Arvind Pujara
Mother: Late Reena Pujara
Profession Cricketer
Siblings Not Yet Update
Spous Puja Pabari
Weight 71 Kg
157 Lbs
Zodiac Sign Aquarius


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