Krishnamachari Srikkanth Age, Height, Weight, Bio, Family, Wife & Sons

Krishnamachari Srikkanth

Krishnamachari Srikkanth is a flamboyant Indian cricketer who mesmerized cricket lovers with his energetic batting style. His attacking and explosive batting made him a great crowd puller. He was an important member of the Indian side that won the 1983 World Cup. He top scored for India in the final against the West Indies. He was also part of the Indian team that won the World Championship of Cricket in 1985. He also played in the 1987 and 1992 World Cups. He was the captain of the Indian side that toured Pakistan in 1989. He was the opening partner of the legendary Sunil Gavaskar for years. He retired from international cricket in 1993 at the age of 33. After his retirement, he became a broadcaster and cricket commentator. He also served as the chief selector of the Indian cricket team.

Krishnamachari Srikkanth

Krishnamachari Srikkanth Age, Height, Weight, Bio, Family, Wife & Sons

Born Name Krishnamachari Srikkanth
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Occupation Cricketer
Personal Life
Age (as in 2017) 58 years
Date of Birth 21 December 1959
Place of Birth Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
National Team India
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Height & Weight
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Career Highlights
International Debut Test – 27 November 1981 v England at Mumbai

ODI – 25 November 1981 v England at Ahmedabad

Domestic Teams Tamil Nadu
Nature on Field Aggressive
Favorite Shots Drive, pull, hook
Records/ Vital Stats He was the first Indian player to score a half-century and take 5 wickets in an One-day International

No. of Test played – 43

Runs scored: 2062 (scored 2 centuries and 12 half-centuries); Highest score: 123

No. of ODI played – 146

Runs scored: 4091 (scored 4 centuries and 27 half-centuries); Highest score: 123

Wickets: 25; Best bowling: 5 for 27

Education Qualification Electrical engineer
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College College of Engineering, Guindy, Chennai
Father C.R. Krishnamachari
Mother N/A
Brother Krishnamachari Srinath
Sister Srekala Bharath
Children Sons – Anirudha Srikkanth, Adithyaa Srikkanth
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Wife, Girlfriends & Affairs
Marital Status Married
Wife/Spouse Vidya Srikanth
Girlfriends/Affairs N/A

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