Aniket Vinod Choudhary is an Indian cricketer. He plays for Rajasthan in domestic cricket. He is a left-arm medium-fast bowler. He was a member of the Kings XI Punjab IPL team in 2013. Aniket was also awarded a lucrative IPL contract in 2013, as the Kings XI Punjab franchise bought him up at the auctions. After rising to fame because of his IPL paycheck, Aniket was chosen to play for India A – the closest he ever got to a national call-up till date. Thus, he has also played for Central Zone, Royal Challengers Bangalore, India Green, India Blue.
|Aniket Choudhary (Cricketer)|
|Full Name||Aniket Vinod Choudhary|
|Profession||Cricketer (Left-arm medium-fast bowler), Employee in Income Tax Department|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 193 cm|
|in meters- 1.93 m|
|in feet inches- 6’ 4”|
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 90 kg|
|in pounds- 198 lbs|
|Body Measurements (approx.)||- Chest: 44 inches|
|- Waist: 34 inches|
|- Biceps: 14 inches|
|Jersey Number||#9 (Domestic)|
|Domestic/State Team||Kings XI Punjab, Rajasthan, Rajasthan Cricket Association XI, Royal Challengers Bangalore|
|Records (main ones)||None|
|Date of Birth||1990-01-28 00:00:00|
|Age (as in 2018)||28 Years|
|Birth Place||Bikaner, Rajasthan, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Aquarius|
|Hometown||Bikaner, Rajasthan, India|
|School||D.A.V Centenary Public School, Jaipur|
|College/University||Name Not Known|
|Educational Qualification||Degree in Computer Engineering|
|Family||Father- Vinod Choudhary|
|Mother- Garima Choudhary|
|Brother- 1 (Elder)|
|Sister- Not Known|
|Address||Bikaner, Rajasthan, India|
|Favourite Cricketers||Zaheer Khan (Indian Cricketer),|
|Mitchell Starc (Australian Cricketer)|
|Girls, Family & More|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Aniket Choudhary
- Does Aniket Choudhary smoke?: Not Known
- Does Aniket Choudhary drink alcohol?: Not Known
- During his school days, Aniket used to play basketball as there wasn’t any cricket team in his school but he used to play cricket daily in his home with a light bat and ball.
- When his father saw his interest towards cricket, his family shifted from Bikaner to Jaipur in 2004 to fulfill his dream of becoming a professional cricketer. His father enrolled him in Surana Cricket Academy, Jaipur.
- He later got a chance to work with the former South Africa bowler ‘Meyrick Pringle’ who worked in his late friend Shamsher Singh’s local academy in Jaipur, Rajasthan.
- He made his first-class debut in 2011 for ‘Rajasthan’ against ‘Rest of India’ at Jaipur, in which he picked 4 wickets in first innings.
- In 2013, ‘Kings XI Punjab’ bought him for the ‘2013 Indian Premier League’ (IPL) auction but he didn’t get the chance to play.
- In 2016, he was chosen to come to the Indian nets for bowling Indian batsmen and helping the team to prepare for the New Zealand cricketer Trent Boult.
- After that, he got selected to play for ‘India A’ against ‘Bangladesh’ in which he picked 4 wickets.
- In 2017, ‘Royal Challengers Bangalore’ (RCB) bought him for Rs. 2 crores for the ‘2017 Indian Premier League’ (IPL) auction.
- In 2018, ‘Royal Challengers Bangalore’ (RCB) again bought him for Rs. 30 lakhs for the ‘2018 Indian Premier League’ (IPL) auction.
- He also works in an Income Tax Department in Delhi.