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Cheteshwar Pujara: Indian Cricketer Profile Career Personal Life Photos


Indian Test team’s unsung Hero Cheteshwar Pujara is basically from Rajkot, Gujarat. Known to be India’s next ‘The Wall’, Cheteshwar Pujara become the joint second-fastest Indian batsman to 4,000 Test runs in his 84th innings.

In August 2017, Cheteshwar Pujara scored consecutive 2 centuries in 2 tests against Sri Lanka. Also, Arjun Award Committee announced Cheteshwar Pujara for Arjun Award in 2017 among others.

Born in Rajkot, Cheteshwar Pujara is a right-handed Batsman of Indian Cricket team. His parents are Arvind Pujara and Reena Pujara. Pujara tied a knot to Puja Pabari in 2013. In February 2014, Pujara was appointed as the ‘brand ambassador’ for the state of Gujarat by the Election Commission. He is BBA Graduate.

Cheteshwar Pujara Personal Life:

Birthday: 25 January 1988 @ Rajkot, Gujarat

Height: 5 Feet 11 Inches

Father’s Name: Arvind Pujara

Mother’s Name: Reena Pujara

Wife Name: Puja Pabari

Indian cricketers at Cheteshwar's Home in Rajkot
Indian cricketers at Cheteshwar’s Home in Rajkot

Cheteshwar Pujara Cricket Career Details:

Test Debut: 9 October 2010 v Australia

ODI Debut: 1 August 2013 v Zimbabwe

ODI Shirt no.- 16

Second fastest 1,000 test runs by Indian player

Highest second innings score of 153 by any Indian batsmen in South Africa.

Most balls faced by an Indian in a test innings -525

Pujara Ranked 2 in the rankings for Test batsmen in March 2017.

Cheteshwar Pujara wedding pic
Cheteshwar Pujara wedding pic

Pujara’s father Arvind Pujara was a Ranji Player for Saurashtra. Cheteshwar made his Under-19 debut for India against England in 2005. He was the leading run-scorer of the Under-19 World Cup where he scored 349 runs from 6 innings, including three fifties and a century, at an average of 117.

Cheteshwar Pujara made his international test debut in October 2010 against Australia where he scored 72 runs. But then he also struggled with his injuries and made comeback in 2012. Pujara became the second-quickest India batsman to the landmark of 1000 Test runs.

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Cheteshwar and his wife Puja
Cheteshwar and his wife Puja
Indian Cricketer Cheteshwar Pujara
Indian Cricketer Cheteshwar Pujara
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Cheteshwar Pujara: Indian Cricketer Profile Career Personal Life Photos
Indian Cricketer Cheteshwar Pujara cricket career, Personal life, family, education details and photos. he is from Rajkot Gujarat.

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