Ambati Rayudu is an Indian cricketer who is a right-handed middle-order batsman. He is also a wicket-Keeper and a right-arm off break bowler. He plays for Baroda in domestic cricket. His strong domestic form brought him to the attention of the national selectors, who instated him as captain of the Indian Under-19 side. He was called as the next Sachin Tendulkar in his early stages. He was banned from Indian cricket due to his signing with the rebel Indian Cricket League (ICL) in 2007.
Ambati Thirupathi Rayudu was born on 23 September 1985 in Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India. His father Sambasiva Rao worked at the archives department. He has completed his schooling from Bhavan’s Sri Ramakrishna Vidyalaya, Sainikpuri, Secunderabad.
Ambati Rayudu Height, Age, Net Worth and Biography
|Ambati Rayudu Biography|
|Born Name||Ambati Thirupathi Rayudu|
|Age (as in 2017)||31 Years|
|Profession||Indian Cricketer (Batsman)|
|Height & Physical Stats|
|Height in Feet/Inches||5’ 7”|
|Height in Centimeters||170 cm|
|Height in Meters||1.70 m|
|Body Measurements||- Chest: 40 Inches
- Waist: 32 Inches
- Biceps: 13 Inches
|Weight in Kilograms||72 kg|
|Weight in Pounds||159 lbs|
|International Debut||ODI- 24 July 2013 vs Zimbabwe in Harare
T20- 7 September 2014 vs England in Birmingham
|Career Turning Point||Performance in an under-19 match against England in 2002, where he scored 177 not out.|
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|Domestic/State Teams||India, Baroda, Hyderabad (India), Hyderabad Heroes, ICL India XI, India A, Mumbai Indians|
|Batting Style||Right-hand bat|
|Nature on field||Very Aggressive|
|Likes to play against||Pakistan|
|Records/Achievements (main ones)||- In his ODI debut against Zimbabwe, he scored 63 not out and became the 12th Indian to hit a half-century on ODI debut.
- He was the highest scorer in the 2012–13 Deodhar Trophy final with 78 runs and helped his team to win the title.
|Date of Birth||23 September 1985|
|Age (as in 2017)||31 Years|
|Birth Place||Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Virgo|
|School||Bhavan's Sri RamaKrishna Vidyalaya, Sainikpuri, Secunderabad|
|University||Bhavan's Vivekananda College, Secunderabad|
|Educational Qualifications||Not Known|
|Father name||Sambasiva Rao|
|Brother name||Not Known|
|Sister name||Not Known|
|Controversies||- He has temperamental issues as he had issues with then Hyderabad coach Rajesh Yadav, after which he shifted to Andhra.
- In 2005, he had a spat with cricketer Arjun during a match.
- After winning an IPL match against the Royal Challengers Bangalore, he passed some comments on Harshal Patel after which Patel physically tried to counter him but Virat Kohli stopped him.
|Wife name||Chennupalli Vidya|
|Affairs With||Chennupalli Vidya|
|Girlfriends Name||Chennupalli Vidya|
|Favourite & Hobbies|
|Hobbies||Playing golf, reading and travelling|
|Favourite Batsman||Sachin Tendulkar, V. V. S. Laxman and Steve Waugh|
|Favourite Bowler||Harbhajan Singh and Zaheer Khan|
|Favourite Place||Not Known|
|Favourite Food||Hyderabadi biryani|
|Favourite Actor||Aamir Khan|
|Favorite Shot||Scoop Shot|
|Net Worth & Salary (approx.)|
|Net Worth||Not Known|
|Address||Hyderabad, Telangana, India|
|Phone/Mobile Number||Not known|
|Social Media Profile||Facebook