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Suresh Raina Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Wife, Children, Family, Caste, Facts, Wiki & More

Updated On : September 6, 2022

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Short Biography

Suresh Raina was born on 27-11-1986 in Muradnagar, Ghaziabad in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. He is a former Indian Cricket Player who announced his retirement on 15-08-2020 from all forms of international cricket. On 06-09-2022, he announced his retirement from all forms of cricket.

Other Name: Sonu, Suresh Kumar Raina, Chinna Thala

Suresh Raina Complete Bio & Career

Born on 27 November 1986, Suresh Raina is a cricketer. He mastered cricket from Guru Gobind Singh Sports College situated in Lucknow. He rose to the status of captain in the U.P for the Ranji trophy in 2003. He was also selected for the world cup under-19 team in 2004. A scholarship titled, Border Gavaskar scholarship was also awarded to him by the Australian Cricket Academy.
Subsequently, Suresh Raina became the captain of the Indian cricket team and the team won the T-20 series match in 2010 against Zimbabwe under his captainship. He got selected in July for the England tour. In the first test match at Lord, he Scores 27 runs from seven innings. Later on, he went to the Srilanka tour in 2012. His effort bore fruit and he was ranked 10 in the list of batsmen.
He bagged the title of Man of the Match in the T20 series against South Africa. On 15 Aug 2020, he announced his retirement from international cricket. In the IPL, Chennai super kings singed Raina by offering the US $650,000. Before the finals, he was regarded as the best fielder by the BCCI. He was the first player in IPL who crossed 2000 IPL runs mark. In 22016, Gujarat lions signed Raina. In 201, he again returned to Chennai super kings when they offered him 11 crores.

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Suresh Raina Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Father Tirlokchand Raina
Mother Parvesh Raina
Brothers Naresh Raina, Dinesh Raina, Mukesh Raina
Sister Renu Raina
Affair/Girfriend Priyanka Chaudhary
Wife Priyanka Chaudhary Raina (Marriage Date: 03-04-2015)
Daughter Gracia Raina
Son Rio Raina

He was born to Trilokchand Raina and Parvesh Raina. He has three brothers named Naresh Raina, Dinesh Raina, Mukesh Raina, and a sister named Renu Raina. He married Priyanka Chaudhary Raina (Philanthropist) on 03-04-2015. Together the couple is blessed with a daughter named Gracia Raina & a son named Rio Raina.

Life's Important Dates Of Suresh Raina

Body Measurements

Chest Size 42
Biceps Size 14
Waist Size 34
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Rajnagar, Ghaziabad
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh
School N/A
College Government Sports College, Lucknow
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Cooking and Traveling
Marital Status Married
Debut Test - vs Sri Lanka at Sinhalese Sports Club, Jul 26, 2010
ODI - vs Sri Lanka at Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium, Jul 30, 2005
T20I - vs South Africa at The Wanderers Stadium, Dec 01, 2006
Best Friends Shikhar Dhawan
Salary ODI - 7.5 Lakhs Per Match, T20I - 6 Lakhs Per Match and Test - 15 Lakhs Per Match
Net Worth $20 Million
Official Website https://www.sureshraina.com/


Car Collections Porsche Boxter, Toyota Fortuner and Mini Cooper among others


Favorite Color Blue
Favorite Player Mahendra Singh Dhoni , Sachin Tendulkar , Glenn McGrath , Lionel Messi
Favorite Sport Cricket and Football
Favorite Politician Narendra Modi
Favorite Actress Jessica Alba
Favorite Actor Amitabh Bachchan
Favorite Movie Sholay and Fault in our Stars
Favorite Singer Kishore Kumar , Mohit Chauhan , Adam Levine
Favorite Song Sukoon Mila from the film Mary Kom
Favorite Place Greece and Italy
Favorite Food Tunde Kebab
Favorite Restaurant Bukhara, New Delhi

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Suresh Raina

  • He was the first Indian to score a T20I hundred.
  • He is one of the few batsmen who has scored a hundred in all 3 formats of the game.
  • Raina also went on to sing a song for a 2015 Bollywood film named ‘Meeruthiya Gangsters'.
  • He is also capable of playing the Saxophone.
  • Suresh Raina was dismissed for a first-ball duck against Sri Lanka on his ODI debut.

On 06-09-2022, Suresh Raina announced his retirement from all forms of cricket

Suresh Raina Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

36 years, 4months, 5 days old age Suresh Raina will turn 37 on 27 November, 2023. Only 7 months, 25 days, 10 hours,6 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Suresh Raina has celebrated the total number of 37 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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