Anil Kumble is a former Indian cricketer and also a former captain of the Indian national side. His international career spans 18 years. He was a leading spin bowler of his time. He was born in 1970 in Bengaluru, Karnataka. He made his first class cricket debut for Karnataka in 1989 and thereafter was selected for India Under-19s against Pakistan. He bid farewell to international cricket by announcing his retirement in November 2008. In 2012, he was appointed the chairman of International Cricket Council (ICC)’s cricket committee. He was the fourth Indian cricketer to be inducted into ICC Hall of Fame. He received the Arjuna award in 1995 and was honored with Padma Shri, India’s fourth highest civilian honor in 2005.

Anil Kumble Age, Height, Weight, Bio, Family, Wife & Children

Born Name Anil Radhakrishna Kumble
Nickname Jumbo
Occupation Former Indian cricketer and coach
Personal Life
Age (as in 2017) 47 years
Date of Birth 17 October 1970
Place of Birth Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Nationality Indian
Ethnicity Indian
Zodiac Sign Libra
Height & Weight
Height in feet/inches: 6 feet 1 inch
in meters: 1.85 m
in centimeters: 185 cm
Weight in kilograms: 78 kg
in Pounds: 172 lbs
Career Highlights
International Debut Test– 9 August 1990 against England at ManchesterODI – 25 April 1990 against Sri Lanka at Sharjah
Domestic/State Team Karnataka
IPL Team Royal Challengers Bangalore
Nature on Field Aggressive
Favorite Ball Googly
Records His haul of 10 wickets against Pakistan in 1999 at Delhi made him the second bowler in the history of the game to achieve the feat

He is the third highest wicket taker in the history of Test cricket with 619 wickets

He is the second Indian bowler after Kapil Dev to take 400 wickets in Test cricket

He is the first Indian bowler to take 5 wickets in an innings in Test matches more than 30 times

Body Measurements and Physical Stats
Chest 42 inches
Waist Size 34 inches
Biceps Size 13 inches
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Black
Education Qualification Mechanical Engineering
School Holy Saint English School, Koramangala, Bengaluru
College National College Basavanagudi, Bengaluru

Rashtreeya Vidyalaya College of Engineering, Bengaluru

Father Krishna Swamy
Mother Saroja
Brother Dinesh Kumble
Sister N/A
Children Son – Mayas
Daughter – Svasti and Aaruni
Others N/A
Wife, Girlfriends & Affairs
Marital Status Married
Wife/Spouse Chethana Kumble
Girlfriends/Affairs N/A
Salary & Net Worth
Salary N/A
Net Worth $10.5 Million
Favorite, Hobbies, Likes & Dislikes
Hobbies Wildlife photography
Likes N/A
Dislikes N/A
Favorite Cricketers Batsman – Sachin Tendulkar, Sir Vivian Richards

Bowler – Shane Warne

Favorite Actor Shah Rukh Khan, Aamir Khan, Akshay Kumar, Rajinikanth
Favorite Actress Deepika Padukone
Favorite Film N/A
Favorite Food N/A
Favorite Color N/A
Favorite Place N/A
Contact Address & Phone Number
Address Kumbla, Kasaragod district, Kerala, India
Phone/Number/ E-mail N/A
Social Media Profile