- Ravi Bishnoi has excellent talent in the field of cricket. At the age of just 19, he got a chance to play an international match in under 19 world cup 2020. King Xl Punjab purchased him in the 2020 Indian premier league auction.
Ravi Bishnoi Age and Personal Details
|Full Name||Ravi Mangilal Bishnoi|
|Birthdate||September 5, 2000|
|Father Occupation||Teacher in Government School|
|Part-time Job||Labour Work|
Ravi Bishnoi Lifestyle
In the school days, Ravi likes to play cricket with his siblings on the weekends. On every Sunday, he, along with his brother, plays cricket and back home before their father reaches home.
As Ravi Bishnoi’s father is a teacher in a government school, so he wants his children to concentrate on studies. It was difficult for Bishnoi to pursue cricket for a long time.
He did not have hope that he will play under the 19 world cup and got selected in the Indian premier league.
He had excellent support from his mother because she also loves cricket.
Ravi likes to watch a cricket match with his mother when his father at school. Nowadays, she remains active towards television because his son remains in action.
The birthplace of Ravi was not a hub for cricket which makes him challenging to do the practice.
He, along with his friends, decided to make an Academy by their own cost in their city.
They don’t have enough finances, so he works as labor to keep the costs low. He used to break down stones and carrying cement from one place to another to make a cricket pitch.
Even he doesn’t know that his effort world is worth in the end. Once, that academy was made his journey of cricket begins.
He started to play formal crickets with the help of experts who helped to create a pitch and a ground.
The first good news comes that he was selected as a net bowler for Rajasthan Royals. In contrast, the Xll board exam clashes with the IPL matches but he chooses cricket rather than education.
He stays in Jaipur as a net bowler for Rajasthan Royals in the Indian premier league.
Ravi Bishnoi Physical Appearance
|Height:||5 feet 7 inches|
|Body Measurements||Chest- 38|
Ravi Bishnoi Cricket History
|Vijay Hazare Trophy||21||1||2019|
|Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy||22||2||2019|
Ravi made a T20 debut for Rajasthan in 2019 Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy on February 21, 2019.
In this season he played just one match and took two wickets by conceding 20 runs at an economy of 5.
Later on, he made a debut in list A on September 27, 2019. In this season he was playing for Rajasthan in Vijay Hazare Trophy.
In that match, he does not have any wicket in his name in 9 overs. With his bat, he scored eight runs against Jammu and Kashmir team.
In October 2019 he was selected in India A squad for the Deodhar Trophy of 2019. In the 2020 Indian premier league auction, he was purchased by King Xl Punjab ahead of the 2020 Indian premier league.
It was the turning point of his career because he bought for two crores by Kings Xl Punjab. In late December 2019, he named in India squad for the U19 world cup which held in South Africa.
In the U19 world cup, he takes four wickets by conceding just five-run against Nepal in the league stage. Also, against New Zealand, he again takes four wickets by conceding 30 runs in his spell.
In the league group against Australia, he shows his class with the bat by scoring 30 runs. Also, he takes one wicket to restrict the Australian team from target.
He remained the highest wicket-taker of the U19 world cup with his excellent spell against Japan and New Zealand. With this class, he is also a member of Kings Xl Punjab squad for the Indian premier league 2020.
Ravi Bishnoi Educational Qualification
|School||Saraswati Vidya Ashram|
|College||Not appeared till 2020|
From the school days, his aim to become a cricketer and play for the national team. But, Ravi Bishnoi father wants his son to have a concentration on studies rather than playing cricket.
Ravi coach convinces Ravi’s father to give freedom to play cricket in the evening. Later on, he started his cricket journey as a medium pace bowler.
By the way, coach Shahrukh Pathan advice Ravi to turned into leg spinner from the medium pacer.
In IPL 2019, he selected as a net bowler for Rajasthan Royals in the entire season. For this reason, he leaves his 12th board exam and started his career as a net bowler for Rajasthan Royals.
Ravi Bishnoi Journey
From an early age, he aimed to become a cricketer, but his father wants him to quit cricket. Instead of quitting cricket, he started playing cricket on a Sunday evening with his sibling.
He reaches home and starts studying before his father arrived home from the market. As his father was a teacher in a government school, he wants his children to have good knowledge.
In the childhood days, Ravi’s father went to the coach and told: “Mera Bacha muje Vapis de do ( Please give back my son)”.
As Ravi’s father, Mangilal doesn’t want his son to spoil his study for the game.
By the way, Coach Shahrukh Pathan convinced Mangilal to let his son continue to play cricket. In 2018, the Indian board had organized a selection match.
In that match, Bishnoi scored a century while opening and takes five-wickets.
This effort was not enough to get a chance at the main trials. At that time Ravi Bishnoi lost his all hope and broke down.
Bishnoi coach went to Dishyant Yagnik, a former Rajasthan first-class player, and fielding coach, to put the word about Ravi Bishnoi. He also requested the authorities to have a look at Bishnoi once again.
He was called for one more time and proved his class. He had dismissed talented U19 batsman within two delivery which shows the hidden talent to the selectors.
Since then he consistently shows his class and performing well in every game. Overall, he got selected in the richest T20 league in the world.
Kings Xl Punjab bought him for two crores in 2020 auction which held on 19th December last year. Also, he gains his spot in the squad for the U19 world cup team.
He remained the highest wicket-takers in the U19 world cup of 2020. Now he is looking forward to playing the Indian premier league for the first time to show his talent.
Ravi Bishnoi Cricket Coach
|Coach Name||Shahrukh Pathan|
|Coaching Place||Spartan Academy, Jodhpur|
Shahrukh Pathan, coach of Ravi Bishnoi, had helped a lot to become famous. At one stage, he convinced Ravi father to give freedom to play cricket.
He also helped Ravi to become a leg spinner from Medium pace bowler. His coach noticed that Ravi has not a useful skill as a medium pacer has.
With support from his coach, Ravi Bishnoi selected in the U19 world cup squad as a Leg break googly bowler. Overall, the coach Shahrukh Pathan helped a lot to become a leg spinner.
Ravi Bishnoi Social Media Profile
Ravi Bishnoi did not use Twitter in his life, but he remains active on Instagram and Facebook.
He currently crosses 30 k followers on Instagram in February 2020. Also, he had 20 k friends on Facebook.
Ravi Bishnoi Hobby
He had just two hobbies first one loves cricket, and another one is traveling.
He likes to do traveling with friends or even with family. He had visited many places while playing cricket in different states.
Moreover, his love for cricket is excellent because he had done hard work to reach the current position. He had left his 12th board exam for cricket by taking the role of net bowler for Rajasthan Royals.
Ravi Bishnoi Salary
Till now, he does not have a fixed salary because he is currently not doing any labor job. There is no earning source accept cricket for Ravi Bishnoi because he not selected for the national team.
He has one big salary on his name from the Indian Premier League 2020 auction. He purchased for two crores by Kings Xl Punjab in the auction of IPL 2020.
Ravi Bishnoi Girlfriend and Relationship
Ravi Bishnoi is just 19 years old, and so he is unmarried. He not seen in the relationship. As age passes and becomes the best cricketer, he will surely remain in the relationship.
Ravi Bishnoi IPL Team
|Team||Kings Xl Punjab|
|Base Price||20 Lakh|
|Purchased Price||2 crores ( US $340,000)|
He signed the contract for Kings Xl Punjab to play IPL 2020 season. Ravi Bishnoi is going to play for the first time in the Indian premier league. He was bought at 2 crores by Kings Xl Punjab for the 2020 season.
Ravi Bishnoi Batting and Bowling Style
|Batting Style||Handed batsman|
|Bowling Style||Leg break Googly|
Ravi Bishnoi Family Details
|Father Name||Mangilal Bishnoi|
|Mother Name||Not Known|
|Sibling Name||Not Known|
Facts about Ravi Bishnoi
- He was the highest wicket-taker in the under 19 world cup 2020 held in South Africa.
- His father does not want his son to spoil his study for cricket.
- He started his career as a medium pacer but then turned spinner. His coach felt that he does not have the physique of a fast bowler.
- He travels 40 km daily to play cricket from his village to Jodhpur.
- His idol is Shane Warne.
- Mumbai Indians were the first team to place a bid against Ravi in 2020 IPL auction.
- He remained as a net bowler for Rajasthan royals.
- His hobbies are traveling all around the world and playing cricket.
- Ravi Bishnoi and his mother watch cricket together while his father at school.