- Age: 26
- Height: 5’8”
- Job: Left-handed middle-order batsman and slow left-arm orthodox bowler
- Debut: Sri Lanka vs India at Colombo, 2009
- Matches: 111
- Runs: 1696
- Batting Average: 33.92
- Wickets: 134
- Bowling Average: 32.76
- Strike rate: 84.42
- Fifties: 10
Attitude: Ravindrasinh Anirudhsinh Jadeja is a bit of a maverick who can turn the game on its head with his sills. A though upbringing has made him mentally stronger which makes him thrive under pressure.
Capability: Has three Ranji Trophy triple tons to his name, but yet he’s not taken too seriously. But he does demand respect for his left-arm spin.
What it takes: Troubles batsmen with unerring accuracy. Allows his captain to dictate the pace of the game with his subtle variations.
Jersey number: 8, it is his destiny number and it has proved lucky for him till now.
His importance: Jadeja is a valuable cricketer who is capable of excelling in all three departments of the game. He goes through his overs like a breeze. He’s more than a handy bat at number 7 and a swift fielder and has a rocket arm.