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Suresh Raina Biography

Posted by | Vishnu Das on | November 21, 2023

Date of Birth

27 / November / 1986


38 Years



Suresh Raina Height, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Biography & More

Suresh Raina is a former Indian international cricketer who was born on the 27th of November, 1986. He was also the stand-in captain of the Indian national cricket team back then as well as in the past. Raina is a ferocious left-handed batsman, and also serves as an off-spinner at times. He has a record for having a century scored in the three formats of international cricket and is the only Indian cricketer to achieve this feat.

Early Life, Family Details

Suresh Raina was born in Muradnagar in Uttar Pradesh on November 27 in 1986. He was born in a Kashmiri Pandit Family to parents from Rainawari, Srinagar District of Jammu and Kashmir. Suresh is the elder sister of Dinesh.

He attended the border school. In the year 2000 Suresh Raina made the decision to take up cricket, and later moved from his hometown to Lucknow and attended his first class at the Guru Gobind Singh Sports College in Lucknow.

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Personal Life and Education

His dad Trilokchand Raina was a military officer at an ordinance manufacturing facility. His family moved out of “Rainawari” Jammu and Kashmir after the departure of Kashmiri Hindus in the 1990s and settled in the Ghaziabad District in Uttar Pradesh.

He studied at Ghaziabad District in the Guru Gobind Singh Sports College. Suresh Raina married Priyanka Chaudhary on the 3rd of April in 2015 and they have two children. Raina has also been awarded the honorary degree of doctor from Vels University on August 5, 2022.

International Career

He was among the top fielders during his time playing for his team, the Indian Cricket Team. He was a middle order. In the semi-finals of the 2011, Cricket World Cup, Suresh Raina played with tailenders to record an unbeaten 36, which contributed significantly to India’s final score of 260.

When he played the first ODI of the Indian tour of Sri Lanka in 2012, He was out for one but he bounced back during the 3rd ODI, where the batsman played 45 balls to give India five wickets and He also took home the Man of the Match for his performance.

Net Worth

The worth is estimated to be at least $25 Million which according to the Indian currency is equivalent to RS. 185 crore Indian Rupees.

Favorite Things

Cricketers Batsman: Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid, MS Dhoni
Bowler: Muttiah Muralitharan, Glenn McGrath, Brett Lee
Cricket Ground M. A. Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai
JSCA International Stadium Complex, Ranchi
Eden Park, Auckland, New Zealand
Cricket Commentators Ravi Shastri, Nasser Hussain
Footballer Lionel Messi
Actor Amitabh Bachchan
Actresses Sonali Bendre, Jessica Alba
Films Bollywood: Sholay, Kai Po Che, Iqbal
Hollywood: Fault In Our Stars, Cast Away
Musicians Kishore Kumar, Mohit Chauhan, Maroon 5, Band of Brothers
Song “Sukoon Mila” from the film Mary Kom
Color Light Blue
Food Aloo Kadhi, Tunde kebab
Car Bentley
Restaurants Bukhara in Delhi
Thai Pavillion in Mumbai
Destination Italy, Greece, Ibiza

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He (born 27 November 1986) is a former Indian world-class cricketer. He played as an interim captain for the Indian men’s national cricket team when the team was without a primary captain.




The second player to be retained for the second time by CSK prior to auction for the IPL Auction 2018, He is an eye-catching delight for fans in this most compact format for the match.





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Body Measurements Not Yet Update
Birth Place Muradnagar Ghaziabad Uttar Pradesh India
Children Daughter: Gracia Raina
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Height In CM 173 CM
Height In Meter 1.73 M
Nationality Indian
Parents Father: Tirlokchand Raina
Mother: Parvesh Raina
Profession Cricketer
Siblings Brothers: Naresh Raina, Mukesh Raina, Dinesh Raina
Sister: Renu Raina
Spous Priyanka Chaudhary
Weight 73 Kg
161 Lbs
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius


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