Ruturaj Gaikwad Wiki, Age, Height, Weight, Family, Biography and More

By | November 29, 2022

Ruturaj Gaikwad Wiki: Ruturaj Gaikwad born 31 January 1997  is a cricketer from India. On October 6, 2016, he made his first-class debut for Maharashtra in the 2016-17 Ranji Trophy.  At February 2, 2017, he made his Twenty20 debut for Maharashtra in the 2016-17 Inter State Twenty-20 Tournament. On February 25, 2017, He made A List Debut with  Maharashtra’s first season in 2016–17 The Vijay Hazare Trophy 

In October 2018, he was selected for India B team for the Deodhar Trophy in the 2018–19 season. In December 2018, he was picked to represent India in the ACC Emerging Teams Asia Cup. Ruturaj Gaikwad has continuously playing for the Maharashtra state cricket team. He led Maharashtra with the most runs scored during the league stage of the Syed. In December 2018 IPL Auction, the four times winner Chennai Super Kings got him on his base price of INR 20 lakhs, In June 2019, he scored 187 not out for India A against Sri Lanka A.

Ruturaj Gaikwad in Indian Jersy

Ruturaj Gaikwad WiKi

Real Name Ruturaj Dashrat Gaikwad
Nickname Rutu
Profession Cricketer
Date of Birth January 31, 1997
Age 24 Years
Birth Place Pune, Maharashtra, India
Nationality Indian
Hometown Pune, Maharashtra India
Zodiac Sign/ Sun Sign Aquarius
Debut First-class debut Jharkhand v Maharashtra at Delhi, Oct 6-9, 2016

Ruturaj Gaikwad Domestic Career:

Despite that setback, Ruturaj Gaikwad has shown himself on the domestic cricket to get this position. Ruturaj shone again the next Cooch Behar Trophy season, scoring 4 centuries (hundred) & three fifties and totaling 875 in seven matches.

Ruturaj, at 19, made his first-class debut for Maharashtra’s Ranji team in 2016-17. In the match against Jharkhand, his Ranji debut was cut short after he was hit by Varun Aaron’s ball. He had to have surgery, which caused him to miss the Ranji season.

Ruturaj Gaikwad with Dhoni

Ruturaj returned to the Vijay Hazare Trophy after an 8-week gap, playing only one match. Ruturaj proved his dedication as ODI opening batter the next season. The batter scored 132 runs on 110 deliveries  against Himachal Pradesh, his maiden List A century.

He was Maharashtra’s top batsman in the competition, scoring 444 runs at an average of 63 in his first seven matches. Ruturaj was a regular in Maharashtra’s Ranji team the following season, scoring 342 runs in 10 games.

Ruturaj Height and Weight

Height in Centimetres 173 cm
Height in Metres 1.73 m
Height in Feet Inches 5′ 8″
Weight in Kilograms 65 Kg
Weight in Pounds 143 lbs

Ruturaj Gaikwad Wiki -IPL 

The 2018–19 great domestic season was only the beginning of Ruturaj’s success story. He was selected for the 2018 ACC Emerging Teams Asia Cup after scoring a tonne of runs in both white-ball and red-ball cricket. In the competition, Ruturaj Gaikwad had sporadic spells, amassing 119 runs in 4 innings with just one half-century.

Ruturaj’s domestic performances helped him land his first IPL contract; Chennai Super Kings paid 20 lakh for the shining batter for the 2019 season. Ruturaj had no idea he would got picked.

Ruturaj Gaikwad victory celebration


School St Joseph’s High School
College Not Known
Educational Qualification Not Known

Body Measurements

Body Measurements Not Known
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Black
Body Shape Slim Athletic

And we are all aware of his bravery on the island in the Caribbean. In four innings, Ruturaj Gaikwad produced 207 runs at an average of 51. In the most recent game, the youngster came within one run short of a century while scoring two fifty-scores.

The Indian national team currently have an too many openers. and Ruturaj suffers from that as well. The right-handed batter has some solid experience playing lower in the order.

Ruturaj Gaikwad Century pose

Even though Ruturaj Gaikwad hasn’t received a national call-up yet, he has continued to excel for India A. The Maharashtrian opener is currently on a tour of New Zealand with India A and has scored 93, 17, and 44 runs in three innings.

Family Members

Father Dashrath Gaikwad
Mother Sarita Gaikwad
Brother Not Known
Sister Not Known

Ruturaj Gaikwad Relationship

During the IPL last year, Rituraj Gaikwad made headlines for his romance with the actress Sayali Sanjeev.

Although the pair has not publicly acknowledged their relationship, it is assumed that they are engaged in a committed union. Marathi actress and model Sayali Sanjeev. She is well-known to the viewers of the Zee Marathi television series “Kaahe Diya Perdes.”

She is older than Rituraj in age. Her birthday is January 31, 1993. It’s interesting that both of them were born at age 31 on the same day.

Ruturaj Gaikwad with IPL throphy

Marriage and Affairs

Marital Status Single
Girl Friend Not Known
Wife Not Known
Marriage Date Not Known
Son Not Known
Daughter Not Known

Interesting Facts

  • When he was 12 years old, Ruturaj Gaikwad started playing cricket at the Vengsarkar Cricket Academy in Pimpri-Chinchwad, Pune.
  • For two consecutive years, he was India’s second-highest run scorer in the Cooch Behar Trophy.
  • If it weren’t for cricket, he would want to try his hand at tennis because he loves the game.
  • During the 2019 IPL player auction, Chennai Super Kings purchased him for his base price of INR 20 Lakhs.
  • Gaikwad also works as an occasional off-spinner.

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