Sree Santh Wiki/Biography
Sreesanth was born on 6 February 1983 in Kothamangalam, Kerala. When he was in 8th standard, he became the champion in a dance competition. After 11th standard, he left his study to focus on cricket. He passed 11th standard from Bhavans Vidya Mandir, Elamakara, Kochi. In his childhood, he was a leg-spinner. He used to copy Indian bowling ace, Anil Kumble‘s action. He considers Anil Kumble as his role model. Due to his ability to bowl deadly yorkers, his elder brother encouraged him to be a fast bowler. Later, he emerged as one of the leading fast bowlers in the Domestic and National circuits.
Sree Santh Career
Sreesanth made his debut in domestic cricket in 2002-03 seasons against Goa. In 2004, playing against Himachal Pradesh in Ranji Trophy, Sreesanth made a hat-trick. For his performance, he was selected to India B for the Challenger Trophy in October 2005. In Challenger Trophy, he was given the Man of the Series award and that earned him selection in the National Team for the ODI series against Sri Lanka in 2005. In his six years long career, he took 87 test wickets, 75 ODI wickets, and 7 T20 wickets. From 2008 to 2010, he played for Kings XI Punjab and in 2011, he played for Kochi Tuskers Kerala till 2013, after which he was drafted to Rajasthan Royals. He played 44 matches in IPL and took 40 wickets. In 2018, he participated in Bigg Boss 12 as a celebrity contestant and went on to become the first runner-up.
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Instagram Handle: instagram.com/sreesanthnair36
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Sree Santh Physical Stats & More
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 180 cm
in meters- 1.80 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 11”
|Weight (approx.)||in Kilograms- 80 kg
in Pounds- 176 lbs
|Body Measurements||– Chest: 40 Inches
– Waist: 34 Inches
– Biceps: 16 Inches
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
Sree Santh Personal Life
|Date of Birth||6 February 1983|
|Age (as of 2020)||38 Years|
|Birth Place||Kothamangalam, Kerala, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Aquarius|
|Hometown||Kothamangalam, Kerala, India|
|College/ University||Not Known|
|Educational Qualifications||Not Known|
|Family||Father– Santhakumaran Nair
Mother– Savithri Devi
Brother– Dipu Santhan
Sister– Nivedita, Divya
Sree Santh Girls, Family & More
Daughter– Sree Sanvika
Facts About Sree Santh
- Sreesanth, in the beginning, was a leg-spinner and considered Anil Kumble his role model, but his yorkers transformed him into a seamer later on.
- For a short while in 2006, Sreesanth changed his name to Sreesanth due to the slump in his form, but he later changed it to Sreesanth due to sentimental reasons.
- After being slapped by off-spinner Harbhajan Singh at the end of IPL 2008, the seamer told in an interview, that everything between the two was fine while they had their dinner together. It was the media that aired the issue to a greater extent.
- Sreesanth along with Ankeet Chavan and Ajit Chandila was found guilty of spot-fixing in the 2013 season of IPL while playing for Rajasthan Royals. BCCI imposed a life ban from cricket on Sreesanth.
- He had always had a love for dance and after being thrown out of cricket, he began moving his limbs in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa (2014), a dance reality show.
- In February 2015, he opened his shop named ‘S36 The Sports Store’ in Kochi.