Sunil Gavaskar Biography

Sunil Gavaskar Biography

 When the name of history comes in our mind, then we also remember the names of those who created history at that time and we keep hearing these things of history from people older than us. It doesn't happen that much because every time in the stories of history a new thing is heard because our history is so big that we cannot even imagine it, out of these history we are going to talk today. About a character of the cup who had helped India win the World Cup at that time, apart from this, he has given India a great victory in many matches, as well as representing India for that time, that batsman is none other than ours. We do not remember the name of Sunil Gavaskar as a cricketer only because of his record and his playing talent.remember them today

 Biography of Sunil Gavaskar

Full Name Sunil Manohar Gavaskar
other names Sunny, Little Master
date of birth July 10, 1949 Mumbai (Maharashtra)
father's name Manohar Gavaskar
mother's name Meenal Gavaskar
wife Marshall
batting style right hand
Respect Wisden and Padma Bhushan in 1980
last one day November 5, 1987 (against England)

 Birth of Sunil Gavaskar

 Talk about Sunil Gavaskar's full name is Sunil Manohar Gavaskar. Sunil Gavaskar was born on 10 July 1949, he was born in an intermediate Marathi family in Mumbai, Maharashtra.

Sunil Gavaskar  's family

 So talk about Sunil Gavaskar's father, his father's name is Manohar Gavaskar while his mother's name is Minal Gavaskar, while Sunil Gavaskar also has two elder sisters, one of which is named Nutan Gavaskar and the other's name is Kavita Vishwanathan. Married to India's cricketer Gundappa Vishwanath, while the other sister Nutan Gavaskar has been the general secretary of the Women's Cricket Association of India.

 Sunil Gavaskar's Education

 Talking about Sunil's early education, Sunil Gavaskar did his schooling from St. Xavier's High School, Mumbai, while he completed his college education from KilasantXair College Autonomous, Mumbai. Has also got the award of Best School Boys Sunil Gavaskar has scored two consecutive double centuries in the last years of his secondary education and has attracted everyone's attention. He has been playing cricket a lot since his college time.

 Sunil Gavaskar's early career

 Sunil Gavaskar used to be a big fan of wrestlers in his childhood, he also wanted to become a wrestler but as he started showing interest in cricket during his school and college studies, he started seeing his dream in cricket.

Sunil Gavaskar's Domestic Career

 Sunil Gavaskar has scored several consecutive centuries against London school students in his last days of high school, he has scored 246, 222 and 85, which led him to play in first class cricket against a playing XI of Dungarpur in 1966.

In 1966, Sunil Gavaskar was included in the Ranji Trophy team from the Mumbai team, where Sunil Gavaskar performed brilliantly and he also scored a double century against the team of Karnataka, from here Sunil Gavaskar's performance continued to shine.

 International career of Sunil Gavaskar

 Test cricket career of Sunil Gavaskar

 After Sunil Gavaskar's consistent performance in domestic cricket, he was selected in India's Test team for the series against West Indies, he played his first Test match against West Indies at The Oval on 6 March 1971, where Sunil Gavaskar was one of the had become very famous

 After the victory, Sunil Gavaskar made many records one after the other in Test cricket, which is a record at that time and even in today's time.

 Sunil Gavaskar is the first cricketer to score 10,000 runs in Test cricket in ODI cricket, this record is itself a record but it was broken after 10 years by Australian batsman Allan Border by scoring 11174 runs, after which Sachin Tendulkar also scored 15930 runs. broke this record

 Sunil Kumar is the first batsman to score 34 centuries although this record was broken by Sachin Tendulkar in 2005.

Sunil Gavaskar has been out without getting out in six Test matches against West Indies Sunil Gavaskar scored his first Test score of 236 runs.

Sunil Gavaskar has taken 108 catches in test matches, which proves that Sunil Gavaskar was a batsman as well as a brilliant fielder.

 Sunil Gavaskar has scored more than 150 runs many times in his Test career, he has scored the most centuries against West Indies, which used to be the most powerful team at that time, but Sunil Gavaskar had the courage to play in front of that team. Sunil has also made many records in today's Test cricket.

Sunil Gavaskar's Test career so far, Sunil Gavaskar has played 125 Test matches where he has scored 10122 runs where his highest score is 236 runs while he has 34 centuries, four double centuries and 45 half-centuries.

 Sunil Gavaskar scored more than 1000 runs in 3 consecutive years

 Sunil Kumar Kar's ODI cricket career

 Sunil Gavaskar was selected in ODI cricket in 1974 after his consistent performance in Test cricket Sunil Gavaskar played his first match in ODI against England team in hand-neck on July 13, 1974 but instead of Test cricket, Sunil Gavaskar played in ODI cricket. Performance remained average Sunil Gavaskar could only score 3092 runs in 108 ODI matches where his highest score was 103 where he could score a century.


  Sunil Gavaskar's Batting Records

  Test ODI T20I IPL
Mat 125 108 - -
Inn 214 102 - -
Runs 10122 3092 - -
Avg 51.12 35.14 - -
SR 66.04 62.26 - -
HS 236 103 - -
NO 16 14 - -
100s 34 1 - -
50s 45 27 - -
4s 1016 234 - -
6s 26 21 - -

Sunil Gavaskar  's Debut and Retirement in International Cricket

Sunil Gavaskar's Test Debut

vs West Indies at Queen's Park Oval, Mar 06, 1971

Sunil Gavaskar's Last Test

vs Pakistan at M.Chinnaswamy Stadium, Mar 13, 1987


Sunil Gavaskar's ODI debut

vs England at Headingley, Jul 13, 1974

Sunil Gavaskar's Last ODI

vs England at Wankhede Stadium, Nov 05, 1987


Sunil Gavaskar as a captain

Sunil Gavaskar took over the captaincy of India's Test team from January 1976 and he captained India's Test team till 1981, in which Sunil Gavaskar captained 47 Test matches, winning 9 and losing 8 in which Sunil Gavaskar was the captain. Gavaskar could not perform much in front of the West Indies team and a dangerous team like Australia,
he was given the captaincy of ODI cricket in December 1980 and won the World Championship in 1985 under his captaincy in Australia. Sunil Gavaskar has captained 38 ODIs where he has won 14 and lost 19 matches.

 Sunil Gavaskar  's Wife

Sunil Gavaskar was married on 23 September 1974, he was married to the leather industrial's daughter Marsneel.

 Do the same thing today, Sunil also has a son whose name is Rohan Gavaskar, Rohan Gavaskar was born on 20 February 1976, Rohan Gavaskar has also been a part of Team India but he could not become as big a cricketer as his father Sunil Gavaskar.

 Sunil Gavaskar's son Rohan Gavaskar's cricket career

 Talk about the same, Sunil Gavaskar also has a son, whose name is Rohan Gavaskar. Rohan Gavaskar was born on 20 February 1976 in UP. Rohan Gavaskar was also interested in cricket like his father and he loved to play cricket and he was the founder of India. He has also played some matches from the side but he failed to become a big cricketer like his father Sunil Gavaskar and he could only play ODI matches, Rohan Gavaskar has played 11 ODI matches in which he could score only 151 runs in which 1 half-century. He had also made the same two IPL matches, in which he could score only 2 runs, Rohan Gavaskar has played for the Kolkata Knight Riders team in the IPL.

Rohan Gavaskar played his first ODI match against Australia on 18 January 2004
while he played his last ODI match against Pakistan on 19 September 2004.

The same Rohan Gavaskar played his first IPL match against Royal Challengers Bangalore at the
Eden Gardens on 14 March 2010,
while he played his last IPL match in front of Chennai Super Kings at the Eden Gardens on 16 March 2010.

 Sunil Gavaskar received award

  • Arjuna Award to Sunil Gavaskar in 1975
  • He was awarded Wisden Cricketer of the Year in 1980
  • Gavaskar was awarded Padma Bhushan by the Government of India in 1980

 Sunil Gavaskar net worth

 Talk about Sunil Gavaskar's income, Sunil Gavaskar earns about 220 crores in 1 year, the same thing, he also has many great cars, one of the main ones he has is a BMW 5 series car, talk about the same thing he has in Mumbai. Apart from this, he also has a house of his own in Goa.

Question 1: How far has Sunil Gavaskar studied?

Answer: Sunil Gavaskar did his schooling from St. Xavier's High School, Mumbai, while he completed his college education from KilasantXair College Autonomous, Mumbai. Sunil Gavaskar was also awarded India's Best School Boys in 1966 during his college days. Sunil Gavaskar has scored two consecutive double centuries in the last years of his secondary education and has attracted everyone's attention and has been playing a lot of cricket since the time of his college time school.