Rajvardhan Hangargekar (born 10 November 2002) is an Indian cricketer. He made his Twenty20 debut on 16 January 2021, for Maharashtra in the 2020–21 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy. He made his List A debut on 21 February 2021, for Maharashtra in the 2020–21 Vijay Hazare Trophy. In December 2021, he was named in India’s team for the 2022 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup in the West Indies.
In February 2022, he was bought by the Chennai Super Kings in the auction for the 2022 Indian Premier League tournament.
- Rajvardhan started his career as an off-spinner.
- Rajvardhan`s trainer Tejas used to call him ‘Stallion’ due to his work ethics.
Rajvardhan Hangergekar controversy
In February 2022, Rajvardhan Hangargekar has been accused of age fraud by Om Prakash Bakoria, Commissioner of Sports and Youth Department of Maharashtra.
Rajvardhan Hangargekar Interview
When Rajvardhan Hangergekar made it to India’s U-19 squad for the Asia Cup starting December 23, the pacer from Maharashtra thought of his late father Subhash, 51.
Hangergekar’s father passed away due to COVID-19 in June last year. “My father always encouraged me to play cricket. He supported me a lot since childhood. His dream was to see me play for India.
It is really difficult to live without him, but I have come to realize that he is no longer with me. It has helped me to move forward and focus on my work.” Hangergekar told midday from Bangalore, where the team is undergoing an intensive camp before flying to the UAE.
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Rajvardhan Hangargekar Bio/Wiki
Rajvardhan Hangargekar Personal Life
|Date of birth
|10 November 2002
|Age (as of 2022)
|Place of birth
|Tuljapur, Maharashtra, India
Rajvardhan Hangargekar Cricket Life
|Test – N/A
ODI – N/A
T20I – N/A
|Domestic/ State Team
|Pull Shot, Cut Shot
Rajvardhan Hangargekar Physical Appearance
|in Feet Inches – 6’0” | in Meters- 1.83 M
|in Kilograms- 75 Kg | in Pounds- 165 lbs
Rajvardhan Hangargekar Education
|Terna Public School, Osmanabad, Maharashtra
|College / University Name
Rajvardhan Hangargekar Family
|Daughter- Not Known | Son- Not Known
Rajvardhan Hangargekar Income
|Net Worth (Approx.)
|IPL Fee 2022
|Rajvardhan Hangargekar Favourite Things
|Batsman: Jacques Kallis, Yuvraj Singh
Bowler: Harbhajan Singh, Zaheer Khan
|Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium
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