Ravichandran Aswini Height, Age, Girlfriend, Family, Biography & More

Ravichandran Aswini Height, Age, Girlfriend, Family, Biography & More

Fast Facts  :

 Role : Bowling all-rounder 

 Batting Style : Right-handed 

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 Bowling Style : Right arm off-spin 

 DOB : 17 September 1986 

Ravichandran Aswini

Ravichandran Aswini

 Full NameRavichandran Aswini
 Nick NameAsh
 Names EarnedN/A
 Date of birth17 September 1986
 Birth PlaceChennai, Tamil Nadu, India,
 ProfessionCricketer (Spin Bowler)
 Favorite Ball Carrom Ball
 Batting StyleRight -handed
 Bowling StyleRight arm off-spin
 Nature of FieldingCool
 Nationality Indian
 Shoe Size10
 Eye ColourBlack
 Hair ColourBlack
 Body TypeN/A
 Skin ColourDusky
 Zodiac signVirgo
 Food HabitsVegetarian
 Physical Stats. & More

Height (approx.) : 

  • In centimeters : 188 cm
  • In meters : 1.88 m
  • In feet/inches : 6′ 2″

Weight (approx.) : 

  • In kilograms : 75 Kg
  • In pounds : 165 Lbs

 Body Measurements :

  • Chest : 40 Inches
  • Waist : 34 Inches
  • Biceps : 12 Inches

 International debut : 

  • ODI : 5 June 2010 against srilanka at Harare ,
  • TEST : 6 November against West Indies at Delhi ,
  • T20 : 12 June 2010 against Zimbabwe at Harare ,

 Jersey number :

  • #99(India)
  • #99(Domestic)

 Domestic/State (Teams) : 

  • Tamil Nadu,
  • Worcestershire,
  • Rising Pune Super Giants,
  • Chennai Super Kings,
  • Dindigul Dragons,
 Likes to play against : 

  • N/A
 Records(Main Ones) : 

  •  The fastest Indian bowler to take 50 and 100 Test wickets shared the record for the quickest to collect 50 wickets and score 500 runs (11th Test) with Lan Botham and Jack Gregory.
  •  In 2016, he became the second-fastest bowler in history to take 200 Test wickets (his 37th match), trailing only Australian spin bowler Clarrie Grimmett, who did so in his 36th encounter.
  •  In 2017, he became the fastest bowler to 300 Test wickets (54th match), beating the record held by Australian fast bowler Dennis Lillee (56th match).


  •  The fifth Indian bowler to reach 300 Test wickets, following Anil Kumble (619), Kapil Dev (434), Harbhajan Singh (417), and Zaheer Khan (311).
  • After Rahul Dravid and Sachin Tendulkar, he is the third Indian to collect the ICC Cricketer of the Year title.
  •   On February 8, 2021, at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai, during the fourth day of the first cricket test match between India and England, Ashwin became the first spinner in almost 100 years of Test cricket to dismiss a batsman from the very first ball of an innings. Ashwin became only the third spinner in the game’s 134-year history as Ajinkya Rahane caught England opener Rory Burns in the slips off the first ball of the second inning.
 Career Turning Point :

  • His outstanding performance in the 2010 Indian Premier League (IPL 3), which earned him a spot in the Indian squad that toured Zimbabwe in May and June 2010, 

Awards, Honours, Achievements : 

  •  Arjuna Award: 2014
  •  ICC Test Team of the Year: 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017
  •  BCCI’s Dilip Sardesai Award for India’s best cricketer: 2010-11, 2015-16
  •  BCCI’s Polly Umrigar Award for international cricketer of the year: 2012-13
  •  ICC Test Player of the Year: 2016
  •  ICC Cricketer of the Year: 2016
  •  CEAT International Cricketer of the Year: 2016-17
  •  ICC Men’s Player of the Month for February 2021
  •  Named in ICC Men’s Test Team for the year 2021
 Personal Life

 Signature : 

Ravichandran Aswini signature

 Hometown : 

  • Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
 School : 

  • Padma Seshadri Bala Bhavan, Chennai St. Bede’s Anglo Indian Higher Secondary school, Chennai
 College/University :

  • Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar college of Engineering (SSN) Chennai
 Educational Qualification : 

  • B.Tech in Information Technology(IT)
 Address : 

  • A home in postal Colony, West Mambalam, Chennai -33
 Hobbies : 

  • Basketball,
  • Football,
  • Tennis,
  • Reading,
  • Watching Movies,
 Controversie : 

  • He lost his cool while batting for Dindigul Dragons against Chepauk Super Gillies in a Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL) match in September 2016. When the batsman on the other end, Jagadeesan Narayan, was removed, Ashwin and Narayan got into a verbal argument and a physical scuffle with the spinner Kishore, who pushed Narayan and made provocative comments. Ravichandran Aswini fight in TNPL
  •  He was criticized on social media in December 2016 for failing to mention former captain MS Dhoni’s name in his thank-you speech after earning the ICC Best Test Cricketer Award. Ravichandran Aswini award controversy
  •  On February 19, 2018, Ashwin marketed a shoe company on Twitter, prompting former South African cricketer Herschelle Gibbs to respond, “Hopefully you will be able to run faster now, Ashwin.” “Certainly not as fast as you did, mate; unfortunately, I was not as blessed as you were,” Ashwin said of his Twitter count. But I was gifted with a brilliantly ethical intellect that taught me not to alter games that provided me with food.” Soon after, Ashwin deleted the tweets in which he referred to his “family of fans.” 

Ravichandran Aswini Herschele Gibbs Twitter War

Relationships & More
 Marital StatusMarried
 Crush : 

  • Narayanan Prithi

Narayanan Prithi

Affairs/Girlfriends : 

  • Narayanan Prithi

Narayanan Prithi


 Wife/Spouse : 

  • Narayanan Prithi

Narayanan Prithi

 Marriage Date13 November 2011

 Children : 

 Daughters –

  • Akhira (Born in 2015),
  • Aadhya (Born in 2016)

Ravichandran Aswini with his wife Narayanan Prithi and childrens

  • Son : None
 Parents : 

  • Father : Ravichandran (Worked in Southern Railway, Former club level Cricketer)

Ravichandran Aswini father


  • Mother : Chitra Aswini 

Ravichandran Aswini with his Mother

 Siblings : 

  • Brother : N/A
  • Sister : N/A 
 Cricketer (s) : 

  • Batsman (s) : Sachin Tendulkar, Clive Lioyd, Vivian Richards, 
  • Bowler : Shane Watson,
  • All -rounder : Kapil Dev,
 Athlete(s) : 

  • Diego Maradona,
  • Marat Safin,
  • Novak Djokovic,
  • Rafael Nadal,
  • Usain Bolt,

 Food : 

  • Chocolates
 Actor : 

  • Santhanam
 Actress (s) : 

 Movie (s) : 

  • Bollywood : 3 Idiots
  • Hollywood : Vertical Limit
  • Tamil : Boss Engira Baskaran
Singer/ Musician (s): 

  • A.R Rahman, Shoaib Bhushan,
 Singer (s) : 

  • N/A
 Colour (s) : 

  • N/A
 Holiday Destination Place : 

  • N/A
 Style Quotient
 Cars Collection : 

  • N/A
 Bikes Collection : 

  • N/A
 Money Factor
 SalaryINR 5 Crore+
 IncomeINR 40-50Lakh (P.M)
 Income SourceCricket, Brand promotion, Advertisements,
 Networth(approx.)INR 120 Crore+

Some Unknown Facts about Ravichandran Aswini 


  • Ravichandran Ashwin does not smoke.
  • Ashwin was born into a Tamil-Brahmin household with a sporting history; his father used to play club cricket as a fast bowler.
  • Ravichandran Aswini childhood photo
    Ravichandran Aswini childhood photo
  • Math was always his least favorite subject.
  • In high school, he and his wife, Prithi, were classmates.
  • In his younger years, he had a reputation for mischief.
  • He began playing cricket as an opening batsman, but at the age of 14, he sustained a pelvic injury that resulted in a hip ligament tear, which led him to abandon the dream of becoming a batsman.
  • He initially began bowling quickly, but his mother thought that wasn’t the best style for him, so she advised him to try spin bowling instead. This turned out to be the ideal choice.
  • His desire to become a real spinner increased after he joined the National Cricket Academy, led his side, and collected a 7-wicket haul.
  • In his first game in each format (T201, ODI, and Test), he claimed at least one wicket.
  • He received the Government of India’s highest athletic honor, the Arjuna Award, in 2014.
  • He is frequently compared to former Indian spin bowlers Bishan Singh Bedi, Bhagwat Chandrasekhar, and Erapalli Prasanna by cricket analysts.
  • His all-time favorite captain is Sourav Ganguly.
    Ravichandran Aswini and Sourav Ganguly
    Ravichandran Aswini and Sourav Ganguly


  • He participated as a guest participant in Suriya’s “Neengalum Vellalam Oru Kodi,” the Tamil version of “Kaun Banega Crorepati,” on Vijay TV.
  • He is an enthusiastic dog lover and enjoys taking his dogs for nighttime walks whenever he is in Chennai.
  • Ravichandran Aswini a Dog lover
    Ravichandran Aswini a Dog lover


  • He loves to see every new film at Chennai’s Sathyam Cinema because he is a movie buff.  
  • Batman is his favorite superhero.
  • Jos Buttler was out on March 25, 2019, while playing for Kings XI Punjab against Rajasthan Royals in a run-out known as a “Mankading.” Even though this was a legitimate dismissal, it was seen as going against the spirit of the game, and Ashwin was roundly criticized for it. 


  • He said in an interview in June 2023 that he should never have been a bowler because he was a great batter. He explained,

“I should never have become a bowler after being such a great batsman. This is something I’ve worked hard to change, but there are different yardsticks for bowlers and batters.”





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