Parthiv Patel (Cricketer) Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Biography & More
Bio Real NameParthiv Ajay Patel NicknamePP and Bachcha ProfessionIndian Cricketer (Batsman and Wicket-keeper) Physical Stats & More Heightin centimeters- 163 cm in meters- 1.63 m in Feet Inches- 5’ 4” Weightin Kilograms- 62 kg in Pounds- 137 lbs Body Measurements- Chest: 38 Inches - Waist: 30 Inches - Biceps: 13 Inches Eye ColourBlack Hair ColourBlack Cricket International DebutTest- 8 August 2002 vs England in Nottingham ODI- 4 January 2003 vs New Zealand in Queenstown T20- 4 June 2011 vs West Indies in Port of Spain Coach/MentorNot Known Jersey Number#42(India) #42(IPL, County Cricket) Domestic/State TeamIndia, Chennai Super Kings, Deccan Chargers, Gujarat, India Green, Kochi Tuskers Kerala, Mumbai Indians, Rajasthan Cricket Association President's XI, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Sunrisers Hyderabad Nature on fieldCalm Likes to play againstPakistan Favourite ShotPull shot Records (main ones)• Youngest wicket-keeper in Test history (17 years). • He is the only Indian batsman to score 5 hundreds in consecutive innings in first-class cricket history. Career Turning PointPerformance in the 2004 series against Australia. Personal Life Date of Birth9 March 1985 Age (as in 2017)32 Years Birth PlaceAhmedabad, Gujarat, India Zodiac sign/Sun signPisces NationalityIndian HometownAhmedabad, Gujarat, India SchoolNot Known CollegeNot Known Educational QualificationsNot Known FamilyFather- Ajay Patel Mother- Not Known Brother- Not Known Sisters- Not Known ReligionHindu HobbiesTravelling ControversiesThere was a rumour that once he applied for the post of Multi Tasking Staff (MTS) in the Income Tax department. Favourite Things Favourite CricketerBatsman: Adam Gilchrist and Kumar Sangakkara Bowler: Anil Kumble, Harbhajan Singh and Waqar Younis Favourite FoodDosa Favourite ActorAkshay Kumar, Aamir Khan and Shah Rukh Khan Favourite ActressDeepika Padukone, Yami Gautam and Parineeti Chopra Favourite ColorBlue Girls, Family & More Marital StatusMarried Affairs/GirlfriendsAvni Zaveri (Interior designer) WifeAvni Zaveri (Interior designer)
Some lesser known facts about Parthiv Patel
Does Parthiv Patel smoke?: No
Does Parthiv Patel drink alcohol?: No
Parthiv was the youngest wicket-keeper in Test history with 17 years of age.
He consider Adam Gilchrist as his role-model.
When he toured London with Indian cricket team in 2002, he was assumed as the Indian team mascot in the Wisden Indian Cricketer of the Century Awards.
During the 2004 Border-Gavaskar series in Australia, he sledged Steve Waugh by saying, “Come on Steve, just one more of your popular slog-sweeps before you quit.” after which Waugh replied him, “Show a bit of respect. You were in nappies when I debuted 18 years ago.”
Once he was fined 60% of his match fees for over-appealing for numerous occasions against Pakistan at Lahore.
In 2003, popular TV show MTV Bakra trapped him into a trouble situation to see how he copes up with it.
He played for 6 teams in the Indian Premier League (IPL): Chennai Super Kings, Kochi Tuskers, Deccan Chargers, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Royal Challengers Bangalore, and Mumbai Indians.