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Sunil Gavaskar Net Worth, Biography, Wife 2016

Legendary Indian cricketer Sunil Gavaskar net worth is approximately $30 million. He is a former cricketer, married with  Marshneil, has a son & had good salary record. Sunil Manohar Gavaskar or Sunny Gavaskar is one of the outstanding cricketers India has produced over the years. This Bombay, Maharashtra born Sunil Gavaskar was the best opening batsman of his generation and once held many records in tests that seemed unlikely to be beaten.

Name Sunil Manohar  Gavaskar
Net Worth $30 Million
Yearly Salary $1.2 Million
Source of Income Cricket Player
Birth Date July 10, 1949
Birth Place Mumbai, India
Parents Meenal Gavaskar and Manohar Gavaskar
Height 1.65 m
Weight 70 kg
Endorsement Under Review
Owner Year
Padma Bhushan 1980
Nayudu Lifetime Achievement Award 2012

Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar made his test debut against the mighty West Indies team in the year 1971 and he stamped his authority in that test series with magnificent 774 runs. He thus became the first Indian batsman to score more than 700 plus runs in a debut series. His awesome double century and century in the same test at Port of Spain, Trinidad was simply mind blowing. Sunil Gavaskar was known for his compact technique and temperament and he played both spin bowling as well as fast bowling with equal ease plundering tons of runs against the oppositions. Short in stature this Sunil Gavaskar had loads of patience that was needed to succeed at the highest level of test cricket.

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Sunil Gavaskar made his one day international debut against English team in the year 1974 and played one day cricket slowly in his initial stages of his career before retiring from one day cricket after making a ton in the world cup in 1987. His father’s name is Manohar Gavaskar and mother’s name is Meenal . He has got two sisters Kavitha and Nutan. Saint Xavier’s School in Mumbai must feel proud that its former student Sunil Gavaskar could reach amazing heights in his professional career. It was in 1966 he caught the attention of many by becoming the Best Schoolboy Cricketer of the Year. Sunil Gavaskar net worth is estimated to be $30 million.

In the year 1980 he was given the prestigious Padma Bhushan award for his remarkable achievements in cricket. In the year 2012 he was honoured with Colonel CK. Nayudu Lifetime Achievement Award. Sunil Gavaskar married Marshneill and the couple is blessed with a son named Rohan Gavaskar who is also a famous Indian cricketer. Sunil Gavaskar in the year 1987 became the first ever cricketer to make 10000 runs in Tests and this record was beaten by Sachin Tendulkar in 2005. He is now doing great work as commentator in many sports channels with his open talking.

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