Suresh Raina is a leading cricketer among the young brigade of Team India, who has spanned great heights during his illustrious career till now. This gifted batsman is as famous for his stylish game as for his cool attitude, on and off the cricket ground.
Net Worth: $ 4 million
Income Source: Suresh Raina gets a salary of nearly Rs 1 crore per annum as a member of the Indian Cricket Team as well a member of the IPL team of Chennai Super Kings. He also endorses some leading brands like Pepsi, Boost and Adidas.
Born: 27th November, 1986 (30 years old)
Marital Status: He is Married, his wife name is Priyanka Chaudhary.
Children: Gracia Raina
Height/Weight: 5 feet 9 inches or 175 cm, 62 kg or 137 lb
Suresh is one of those players who reached the pinnacle of popularity in a very short time. He was born in Muradnagar, Gahziabad, Uttar Pradesh. His father is a retired military officer and the family moved from Srinagar, Kashmir in the eighties, before Suresh was born. He started young, captaining his own cricket team at the tender age of 15 years, and there was no looking back after that. He is the second youngest player in Team India, who has made progress by leaps and bounds, from once earning Rs 10000 as a salary to Rs 1 crore at present. Raina gets Rs 3 lakhs as his match fees for ODIs and Rs 5 lakhs for Test Matches. His charming smile and charismatic personality have made him one of the hottest players in the team at present.
Suresh Raina is an attacking left handed batsman, who plays for the domestic team of Uttar Pradesh, besides captaining the IPL team of Chennai Super Kings. He made his ODI debut for Team India in 2005, when he was just 18, while his test debut came in 2010, both of them against the Sri Lankan team. Till date, he has played 200 ODIs and 17 Test Matches for the Indian team, for which he has made 5008 and 768 runs respectively. He has many records to his credit, including being the only Indian player to have scored a century in each of the formats of the game, and also being one of the highest run scorers and having maximum number of catches in IPL. Raina has been a part of the Indian team, when it won the ICC World Cup 2011, World Cup T20 and Champions Trophy 2013.
House and Cars
Suresh Raina has made a lot of money from cricket as well as celebrity endorsements. He has purchased a luxurious bungalow in Noida, which is worth Rs 4.4 crore, which has been his biggest investment till date. Raina is also known for his love for luxury cars and he is a proud owner of a yellow colored Porsche Boxster. He has shared the pictures of his car on the social networking site, Twitter.