Suresh Raina – Professional Cricketer

Suresh Raina – Professional Cricketer

Suresh Raina, a talented left handed middle order batsman of Indian cricket team. He had emerged into Indian cricket in the year 2005 during regime of Greg Chappell. Suresh is skipper

NameSuresh Raina
Date of BirthNovember 27, 1986 (age 29), Muradnagar
ParentsParvesh Raina,Tirlokchand Raina
SiblingsMukesh Raina, Naresh Raina, Dinesh Raina, Renu Raina
EducationUniversity in Lucknow, India
SpousePriyanka Chaudhary
ChildernGracia Raina
Net worth$25 Million

of Gujarat Lions in IPL. He is the 2nd youngest player who captained cricket team of India. He is an occasional off-spin bowler. He is also known for his best fielding skill in world cricket.

Cute Childhood Picture of Rainaraina-year-1

The birthday of Suresh Raina is 27th of November. He took birth in the year 1986. He belongs to community of Kashmiri Pandits. His father was worker of Ordnance Factor Muradnagar. Later the family had shifted to Paschim Vihar (Delhi). Suresh Raina is the 5th child of his parent after three sons and one daughter.

Early Life of Suresh Raina Cricketer


Suresh Raina had been brought up in Military background. He uses to live a disciplined life. From very beginning from his career he practice cricket with passion and devotion. He always took his training period seriously that result confident as well as power to every hit from his bat on the ground. All of his hit are indomitable that compel opponent to change the bowling strategy.

In the year 2002, Raina left his hometown Muradnagar and set off for Lucknow to enroll to the specialist Government Sports College. He took admission to this college to provide more time to his game. His dedication and patience during practice made him the most precocious as well as stupendous batsman in International Cricket team of India.

Career Milestones of the Young CricketerSuresh Raina as captain of Uttar Pradesh Captain

Suresh Raina was the captain of Uttar Pradesh under-16 cricket team. He got selected in U-19 cricket team for the tour to England and made 2 half centuries in test match series. By the by, his performance secured his place in Indian Cricket team.

He made his debut in Ranji Trophy in 2003, February. He got Border-Gavaskar scholarship and selected to Australian Cricket Academy.

In 2005, he was seen as debutant in First-class cricket and made 645 runs.

He had come to the ODIs against team Sri Lanka in 2005. He acquired the permanent place in Indian Cricket in by his mindboggling shot making techniques and super fast scoring ability under pressure also.suresh-raina-in-ipl-2008

He made his T20I debut in year 2006 against South Africa. After 2 years he came back with bang in the IPL 2008 as the player of CSK and secured his place in Indian team.suresh-raina-hold-the-world-cup

He was part Indian Cricket team who own ICC World Cup 2011. He played some spectacular shots on the final match of 2011 World Cup and make wonderful partnership with Yuvraj Singh chasing runs between wickets. He is prolific in IPL matches with 3000 runs and 52 catches.

Book by Suresh


He wrote an article in the book “Rahul Dravid: Timeless Steel” in 2012.

Achievements of the Indian Cricktercenturies-in-all-3-formats-of-cricket

Suresh Raina is known as fast scoring batsman. MS Dhoni referred him as one of the safest hands of Indian team.

He is 3rd batsman in T20I to score century.

He is the renowned Indian batsman making centuries in all 3 formats of cricket. He made century as debutant in test. Being an Indian cricketer, only he made centuries both in T20I and ODI World Cups. He is the 1st Indian player who scored 6000 runs n Twenty20 and made 100 sixes in IPL.

Suresh Marriage, Personal & Family Life



He got married with Priyanka Chaudhary  on 3rd April, 2015. His daughter, Gracia Raina took birth on 14th May, 2016 in Amsterdam, Suresh Raina own singing talent and sang a song for film Meeruthiya Gangster.Raina s singing debut in meeruthiya gangsters

IPL 2010 – CSK vs MI – Suresh Raina’s inning

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