Ravindra Jadeja

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Ravindrasinh Anirudhsinh Jadeja (born 6 December 1988) is an Indian cricketer who represents Saurashtra in first-class cricket and the Gujarat Lions in the Indian Premier League. He plays as a left-handed middle-order batsman and slow left-arm orthodox bowler.

Jadeja was part of the Indian U-19 cricket team that won the World Cup in Malaysia in 2008. He made his ODI debut against Sri Lanka on 8 February 2009 and scored an unbeaten 60 off 77 balls in that match. However, his Test debut came almost four years later, on 13 December 2012, against England at Nagpur.

Jadeja was bought for $2 million by the Chennai Super Kings at the 2012 IPL Players Auction. He was bought by the Gujarat Lions in the 2016 IPL Players Auction for ₹9.5 crores, after the Chennai Super Kings were banned from the IPL for two seasons.In the 5th test match of 2016-17 India v England ....he was the best bowler taking 7 wickets by giving 48 runs only in Test cricket. On January 22, 2017, Jadeja became the first[1] Indian left arm spinner to take 150 One Day International wickets, when he dismissed Sam Billings at Eden Gardens, Kolkata.