Aniket Choudhary

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)  
Bio
Full NameAniket Vinod Choudhary
ProfessionCricketer (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
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Cricket
International DebutNone
Jersey Number#9 (Domestic)
Domestic/State TeamKings XI Punjab, Rajasthan, Rajasthan Cricket Association XI, Royal Challengers Bangalore
Records (main ones)None
Personal Life
Date of Birth1990-01-28 00:00:00
Age (as in 2018)28 Years
Birth PlaceBikaner, Rajasthan, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signAquarius
NationalityIndian
HometownBikaner, Rajasthan, India
SchoolD.A.V Centenary Public School, Jaipur
College/UniversityName Not Known
Educational QualificationDegree in Computer Engineering
FamilyFather- Vinod Choudhary
Mother- Garima Choudhary
Brother- 1 (Elder)
Sister- Not Known
Coach/MentorNot Known
ReligionHinduism
AddressBikaner, Rajasthan, India
HobbiesShopping
Favourite Things
Favourite CricketersZaheer Khan (Indian Cricketer),
Mitchell Starc (Australian Cricketer)
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
Wife/SpouseN/A
ChildrenN/A

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.

 

 

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