Kedar Jadhav Wiki, Age, Height Family, Biography, Net Worth And More

Kedar Jadhav Biography/ Wiki

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Kedar Jadhav

Kedar Jadhav Wiki/ Biography

Kedar Mahadev Jadhav is a batting all-rounder and plays for the Indian cricket team. Kedar Jadhav was born on 26th March 1985 in Pune. He still lives in the west of Pune. His ODI shirt number for India is 81. Kedar Jadhav net worth in 2019 is $2 million.

Kedar Jadhav height is 5ft 4in and weighs 65 kilograms. He has dark black eyes as well as hair. His waist size is 32 and has 12-inch biceps as well. He plays for Maharashtra and Chennai super kings along with his international career in the Indian team.

Other basic facts

  • Age (as in 2019): 34 years
  • Hometown: ‎Pune, Maharashta, India
  • Zodiac sign/ Sun sign: Aries
  • Hair color: Black
  • Eye Colour: Black
  • Body Measurements: chest – 39 inches; Waist – 32 inches; Biceps – 12 inches
  • Height: 163 cm or 5′ 4″ inches or 1.63 m
  • Weight: almost 65 kgs or 143 lbs
  • Nickname: Tuisi, The Kiwi Bradman
  • Jersey Number: 81
  • International Debut: ODI debut – 16 November 2014 v Sri Lanka; Test debut – NA; T20 debut – 17 July 2015 v Zimbabwe
  • Net Worth(Approx): $2 million
  • Salary: Retainer Fee – ₹50 lakh; IPL Fee – ₹7.8 crore; Test Fee – ₹15 lakh; ODI Fee – ₹6 lakh; T20 Fee – ₹3 lakh

Educational Background

Kedar was born into a lower middle-class family. He studied till 9th grade but after that decided to leave education and put all his focus and efforts towards building a cricket career. Fortunately, he succeeded.


Kedar’s father is Mahadev Jadhav who used to be a clerk before his retirement in 2003. His mother’s name is Mandakini Jadhav. Kedar also has a sister named Smita.

He is happily married to Snehal Jadhav. They had a daughter together in 2015, and they named her Meeraya.

House, Cars & Bikes Collection

Kedar Jadhav owns an Audi Q3 and a Suzuki Hayabusa. His current residence is not disclosed, but he resides in Pune.

Kedar Jadhav Cricket Career

Kedar Jadhav’s career started in Pune playing at PYC Gymkhana. He played for a Rainbow cricket club in his early days. He became part of Maharashtra under-19 team in 2004. His first-class debut was in 2007. During the 2012 season of Ranji cup, Kedar performed exceptionally well. He managed to score 327 runs and took it to 1223 runs in the next season. He was the highest scorer of the cup during that season.

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In 2014, he played his first ever ODI match against Sri Lanka. He did not do anything worth remembering in that much. He started showing his true colors against Zimbabwe in 2015 when he remained not out at 105 runs. He was also awarded man of the match for the game. This performance also kick-started his T20 career.

While batting for India in 2017, he scored 120 runs which brought victory to them against England. This performance gained him admiration from many famous players and he been since a regular middle-order batsman in the Indian International team.

Kedar Jadhav’s IPL debut was in 2010. He started the series by playing for Delhi Daredevils. In his very first match, he scored a blisteringly fast half century that made his team win. He was awarded the “man of the match” for his stunning performance.

For the next two years, he played in the Kochi Tuskers Kerala team. In 2013, he started playing for Delhi Daredevils again, where he stayed till 2016. He left Delhi Daredevils in 2016 and joined Royal Challengers Bangalore for IPL.

Kedar Jadhav Net worth

Kedar Jadhav net worth is estimated more than $2 million. In 2018 alone, he made approximately $1.5 million from endorsements and matches. His salary for the year alone was $1.2 million.

Kedar Jadhav Wife

Kedar Jadhav got married in 2012 to Snehal Jadhav. They are still together and have a daughter as well. Kedar does not have any known or rumored affairs/ girlfriends.

Interesting And Unknown Facts About Kedar Jadhav

  • He scored the highest runs in the 2013-14 Ranji trophy season with a total of 1223.
  • In his IPL debut, he got awarded man of the match.
  • He was the recipient of “Madhavrao Scindia Award” in 2013.
  • His favorite place is Goa.
  • His favorite attire is a suit.
  • He is an all-rounder but known for his fast-paced batting.
  • He has played for numerous teams throughout his career including Royal Challengers Bangalore, Delhi Daredevils, India A, Maharashtra, and Indian international cricket team.
  • He scored a half-century in his first ever IPL match that brought victory to his team.
  • While playing for Maharashtra in 2012, he made his first triple century.
  • His ODI debut was in 2014 and T20 debut in 2015.
  • He was born and brought up in Pune and still lives there. It is also where he started his cricket career.
  • He has 3 elder sisters all of whom have completed their higher education. Kedar on the other hand, stopped after 9th grade to play cricket.
  • He started his career in the gymkhana in Pune where he played cricket with tennis balls. Those were the very first tournaments he took part in.
  • He has considered Sachin Tendulkar his idol since he was a little boy.
  • Despite facing hard times and several injuries in 2018, he has made a really strong comeback in 2019. Even when it looked like things were not going his way and that he was losing his touch, he managed to show how competent he is.
  • Jadhav is obsessed with cars and bikes and finds every moment to experience new models. He especially loves Audis.
  • Kedar is also an avid movie watcher. He loves all kinds of movies. His favorite movies are of the actor Salman Khan. His favorite movie is Salman Khan’s “Dabangg.”
  • His maiden ODI century record was achieved in only 4 innings. The record was short lived though, because it was beaten a few months later by Manish Pandey who managed the same in 3 innings.
  • He is known for his amazing off-spin ability.
  • His favorite shot is Loft over the bowler’s head. He is also quite good at it.
  • The first series Jadhav played against Sri Lanka, India won the series by 5 to not.
  • He has been named for 2019 World Cup squad as well,
  • He says that his best friend is his wife, Snehal Jadhav,
  • His favorite actress is Jacqueline Fernandez, and his favorite singers are Sonu Nigam & Arjit Singh.
  • He has three favorite colors which are black, white & blue,
  • Chennai Super Kings bought him for a massive 78 million rupees,
  • He is known for his extremely calm nature, both in life and on the field,
  • He has many nicknames such as “Tuisi” and “The Kiwi Bradman.”