India’s star all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja celebrates his 33rd birthday on December 6. The 3D player has represented India in 57 Test matches, 168 ODIs and 55 T20Is. Jadeja has been an integral part of the Indian cricket team and has been part of the 2013 champions trophy victory as well. As a part of the Chennai Super Kings, he has always been there for the team and has won two titles in 2018 and 2021 with them. In the IPL retention 2022, CSK announced him as the first pick of the team for INR 16 crore. He became one of the most expensive retentions along with Rohit Sharma and Rishabh Pant ahead of the IPL auctions.
Ever since his under-19 days in 2008, he has never been on the backfoot and due to this, he has achieved a lot off the field as well. Many brands have approached the southpaw. With over 10 years as an active player, he has signed and endorsed many brands. Let’s have a look at the cricketer’s endorsements, net worth and charity:
Ravindra Jadeja has been associated with an innovative fast-growing fintech company, Kinara Capital as its official brand ambassador. The deal was inked on the company’s 10th anniversary. The cricketer from Gujarat is also a brand ambassador of the Japanese Sportswear brand ASICS.
Zeven, an Indian performance sportswear company that is co-owned by Mahesh Bhupathi, also has Jadeja as its brand ambassador.
The CSK superstar is also a proud representative of the Gujarat-based Marwadi University (MU). The main aim of the deal is to strengthen youth connections. Lastly, one of the leading Mobile Accessories Brand, Ambrane is also a part of the endorsement portfolio of Jadeja.
The 32-year old’s net worth is currently INR 51 crore (USD 7 million). He is the Grade A cricketer for BCCI through which he gets INR 7 crore every year. Following his retention by CSK, he will be earning INR 16 crore from now on through his IPL salary. The southpaw has a luxurious four-storey bungalow in Jamnagar where he lives with his family. He has plenty of horses and loves to engage in swordsmanship. His wife is an active politician and had joined Bhartiya Janta Party in 2019.
Till now, there hasn’t been much news about his charity as he is quiet about it but according to sources, the all-rounder has donated to several NGOs and has aided the needy ones. He also lends a hand in the education of underprivileged children.