Ruturaj Gaikwad Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Weight, Family, Biography, Net worth, Images and More

Ruturaj Gaikwad (born 31 January 1997) is an Indian cricketer. He made his first-class debut for Maharashtra in the 2016–17 Ranji Trophy on 6 October 2016. He made his Twenty20 debut for Maharashtra in the 2016–17 Inter State Twenty-20 Tournament on 2 February 2017. He made his List A debut for Maharashtra in the 2016–17 Vijay Hazare Trophy on 25 February 2017.

In October 2018, he was named in India B’s squad for the 2018–19 Deodhar Trophy. In December 2018, he was named in India’s team for the 2018 ACC Emerging Teams Asia Cup. Ruturaj Gaikwad has been a consistent performer for his state team Maharashtra. He was the highest run-getter for Maharashtra in the league stage of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2018-19. At the IPL 2019 Player Auction, the Chennai Super Kings secured his services at his base price of INR 20 lacs.

Ruturaj Gaikwad

In December 2018, he was bought by the Chennai Super Kings in the player auction for the 2019 Indian Premier League. In June 2019, he scored 187 not out for India A against Sri Lanka A.

Ruturaj Gaikwad Batting

Ruturaj Gaikwad grabbed the spotlight in his during his U 19 days, finishing the second-highest scorer in the 2014-15 Cooch Behar Trophy. He scored 826 runs in 6 games with three centuries, and a half-century.

The same season he scored a 522 run partnership in Maharashtra Invitation Tournament in 2015, scoring a triple century in the game. His performances helped him to get selected in the India U 19 probable’s for the 2016 U 19 Cricket World Cup.

Ruturaj Gaikwad Domestic Career:

Despite that setback, Ruturaj Gaikwad proved himself in the domestic circuit to get to where he is now. The following Cooch Behar Trophy season, Ruturaj impressed again as he scored 4 hundred and 3 fifties while tallying 875 in 7 matches.

Ruturaj made his first-class debut for Maharashtra’s Ranji team in 2016-17, at the age of 19. His Ranji debut was cut short after being hit with Varun Aaron’s delivery in the match against Jharkhand. He had to undergo surgery, resulting in him missing the Ranji season.

After 8 weeks of recuperation, Ruturaj came back in the Vijay Hazare Trophy, playing just one match. The following season Ruturaj declared his caliber as an ODI opening batsman. The youngster scored 132 off just 110 deliveries against Himachal Pradesh, his maiden List A century.

He was Maharashtra’s best batsman in the tournament with 444 runs in his first 7 matches at an average of 63 – All that is a debut season! Ruturaj became a regular in Maharashtra’s Ranji team for the next season and went on to score 342 runs in 10 games.

Ruturaj Gaikwad IPL 

The successful 2018-19 in the domestic circuit was just the start of Ruturaj’s success story. With a bagful of runs in both white and red-ball cricket, he was selected for the 2018 ACC Emerging Teams Asia Cup. Ruturaj Gaikwad blew hot and cold in the tournament, scoring 119 runs in 4 innings with just one half-century.

Ruturaj Gaikwad CSK

Ruturaj’s domestic performances helped him get his first contract in the IPL as Chennai Super Kings bought the youngster for the 2019 season for ₹20 lakh.

Ruturaj never expected him to be picked.

Ruturaj Gaikwad Age, Height, Wiki, Biography, Husband, Family, Photos

Real Name Ruturaj Dashrat Gaikwad
Nickname Rutu
Profession Cricketer
Date of Birth January 31, 1997
Age 24 Years
Birth Place Pune, Maharashtra, India
Nationality Indian
Hometown Pune, Maharashtra India
Zodiac Sign/ Sun Sign Aquarius
Debut First-class debut Jharkhand v Maharashtra at Delhi, Oct 6-9, 2016
Height and Weight
Height in Centimeters 173 cm
Height in Meters 1.73 m
Height in Feet Inches 5′ 8″
Weight in Kilograms 65 Kg
Weight in Pounds 143 lbs
Body Measurements
Body Measurements Not Known
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Black
Body Shape Slim Athletic
Family Members
Father Dashrath Gaikwad
Mother Sarita Gaikwad
Brother Not Known
Sister Not Known
Marriage and Affairs
Marital Status Single
Girl Friend Not Known
Wife Not Known
Marriage Date Not Known
Son Not Known
Daughter Not Known
Money Factor
Net worth 15 Crores
Salary Not Known
School St Josephs High School
College Not Known
Educational Qualification Not Known
Favorite Things
Batting Style Right-hand bat
Bowling Style Right-arm offbreak
Teams Played for Board President XI, Maharashtra, India A, India Blue,India B, Chennai Super Kings, ACC Emerging Asia Team
IPL Debut 2020- CSK
Ruturaj Gaikwad Images:

Ruturaj Gaikwad

Batting and Fielding Mat No Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s CT ST
Career 18 4 704 93* 50.28 528 133.33 0 7 69 25 7 0
2021 12 2 500 93* 50.00 359 139.27 0 4 53 19 3 0
2020 6 2 204 72 51.00 169 120.71 0 3 16 6 4 0
Bowling Mat Balls Runs WKTS BBM Ave Econ SR 4W 5W
Career 18 0 0 0 0/0 0 0
2021 12 0 0 0 0/0 0 0
2020 6 0 0 0 0/0 0 0


Unknown Facts

  • Ruturaj Gaikwad began his cricketing career at the age of 12 at the Vengsarkar Cricket Academy in Pimpri-Chinchwad in Pune.
  • He was India’s second-highest run-scorer in the Cooch Behar Trophy for 2 back to back years.
  • Ruturaj Gaikwad loves to play Tennis and would want to give a go at the sport if not for cricket.
  • Chennai Superkings during the 2019 IPL player auction at his base price of INR 20 Lakhs.
  • Gaikwad is a part-time off-spinner as well.

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