From being a coolie to a yorker specialist of India Natarajan’s career is truly inspiring to many youngsters out there. From Chinnappampatti a small village in Salem, Tamil Nadu, He started his career as a tennis ball cricketer, and then due to his ability to bowl very good yorkers finally got a chance in TNPL. Due to his performances in TNPL, He was bought initially by Kings XI Punjab and played six games and picked up two wickets and then in 2018 IPL auctions he was bought by Sunrisers Hyderabad but the whole season he was benched due to a lot of experienced players in the team. Let us take a look at his Wiki, Age biography, family, and Wife of Natarajan,
Biography of T Natarajan:
|Date of Birth||May 27, 1991|
|Age||29 years (in 2020)|
|Birth Place||Chinappampatti, Salem, Tamil Nadu|
|College||AVS College of Arts And Science, Tamil Nadu.|
|Siblings||3 sisters and 1 brother|
|Batting Style||Left-hand bat|
|Bowling Style||Left-arm medium|
|Major Teams||Tamil Nadu, Kings XI Punjab, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Dindigul Dragons, Lyca Kovai Kings.|
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|International ODI Debut||2nd December 2020|
|International T20I Debut||4th December 2020|
|First-Class Debut||Bengal vs Tamil Nadu at Kolkata (January 5, 2015)|
|List-A Debut||Gujarat vs Tamil Nadu at Chennai (September 20, 2018)|
|Domestic T-20 Debut||Karnataka vs Tamil Nadu at Chennai (January 29, 2017)|
Early And Personal Life
Thangarasu Natarajan was born on May 27, 1991, in Chinnappampatti, Salem, Tamil Nadu. His current age is 29 as of 2020. His father’s name is Thangaraj Natarajan and her mother’s name is Santha Natarajan. He belongs to the Hindu religion and the details of the caste are unknown. Natarajan completed his degree from AVS College of Arts And Science, Tamil Nadu. He is married and his wife’s name is Pavithra Natarajan.
Cricket Career of T Natrajan:
On 2015 January 05, He is selected for the Tamil Nadu Ranji team in a match against Bengal. In that match, he picked 3 wickets and also scored 2 runs in the match. In fact is that he made his Ranji debut directly without playing any under 16s, under 19s, and under 23s.
But unfortunately, he was reported for his wrong bowling action and however, he managed to overcome it with the help of Tamil Nadu Cricket academy coaches
After he made corrections in his bowling actions he made a comeback in 2016 in TNPL where he is picked up for Dindigul Dragons and played 7 matches and picked up 10 wickets for his team also his yorkers was highly appreciated in the tournament. In 2017 he made his T20 debut for the Tamil Nadu team for the match against Karnataka in an Inter-State Twenty 20 Tournament.
On September 20, 2018, He made his List-A Career with Varun Chakravarthy in the Vijay Hazare trophy under the captaincy of Vijay Shankar and he left with no wickets for the Season
T Natarajan IPL Career
He made his IPL debut on April 08, 2017 for KXIP, he is bought by KXIP for 3 Crore rupees in the auction and he played his first match against Rising Pune Super Giants and picked Up Ajinkya Rahanae wicket as his debut IPL wicket, He Played 6 games in his debut IPL season and bagged only 2 wickets for his name but it is also a good learning experience for him
Then he missed the 2107 – 2018 Ranji season owing to a shoulder injury but then in 2018 SRH picked him for a price of 3 lakhs but he has not got chances for the next 2 seasons and then finally in 2020 IPL season he made his debut for SRH on September 22, 2020. In that match against RCB, he bowled 4 overs and picked up the wicket of Virat Kohli in that match. His yorkers were highly appreciated in the season.
First International Debut for INDIA
After his scintillating performance in IPL 2020, He is initially selected as a Net bowler for the Indian team for the Australia series but then due to the injury of his fellow teammate Varun Chakravathi, He got a chance in the test team and then he is also selected for ODI team, And He made his ODI debut for India on December 02, 2020. In that match, he picked up the crucial wicket of Marnus Labuschagne also he picked up the wicket of Aston Agar and India went on to win the match against Australia
Interesting Facts About Natarajan
- He opened an academy for cricket in his village for his village peoples to learn cricket for free
- He is known for his Yorker bowling abilities
- In IPL 2020 he wore a jersey named JP Nattu where JP is Jayaprakash his friend name who he considers as his godfather
- His nickname his Nattu
Frequently asked questions on Google :
Q1 : What is the age of T Natarajan ?
Ans : 29 as of 2020.
Q2 : What is the height of T Natarajan ?
Ans : 5ft. 9” (17.5 m) approx.
Q3 : Who is the wife of T Natarajan ?
Ans : Pavithra Natarajan.
Q4 : What is the salary Of T Natarajan ?
Ans : salary is not known.
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