Devdutt is an Indian cricketer and IPL player. He gain popularity by playing for IPL teams like Karnataka and Royal Challengers Bangalore. Very few players had a debut IPL season quite like Devdutt Padikkal. He is also known as the poster boy of RCB . His Net worth is Rs 21 crore.
He was born in Eddapal Kerala. His full name is Devdutt Babuno Padikkal and born in 7 July 2000. Devdutt family moved to Bangalore where he was brought up. Both his parents were cricket enthusiastic .And were very happy to see their son play at the age of 11. He has trained at the Karnataka Institute of Cricket since childhood. The way he plays everyone can say that cricket flows throw his veins. During his U14 and U16 career, he rarely had a bad outing. The growth of Devdutt Padikkal was very much ensuring to see him play in the IPL. And his Jersey number is 37
- Father – Babunu Kunnath
- Mother – Ambili Padikkal
- Sister – Chandni Padikkal
- Status – Unmarried
- Height – 5’9″in feet and inches
- Weight – 65kg
- Hair Color – Black
- Eye color- Dark Brown
- School – Army Public School, Bangalore, St Joseph’s Boys School, Bangalore.
- College – St Joseph’s College of Commerce Bangalore
- Qualification – Completing his graduation.
This young cricketer worked really hard and dedicated all his time in practicing and playing cricket. Devdutt played cricket at Vinoo Mankand Trophy and the Cooch Behar Trophy . Later in 2017 he was picked up by Karnataka Premier League. On August 2018 he played his first ODI match against Sri Lanka in a under 19s . He played 3 matches where he scored for India 122 runs. Also he was part of winning team of 2019 Asia cup where he scored 31 runs alongside Yashasvi Jaiswal .
Devdutt finally made his debut in the Ranchi Trophy with Karnataka where played against Maharashtra . And he scored 77 runs in the match. Later he made debut against Jharkhand by playing In Vijay Hazzare Trophy. Padikkal scored half century with a score of 58 runs. On July 28 2021 he made his first International debut where he scored 29 runs against Sri Lanka .
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- Sports – Football
- Favorite Football Club – Manchester United
- Football Player – Christiano Ronaldo
- Singer – Taio Cruz
- Films – Bad Boys (1995), Johnny English (2003) , The Expendables( 2010) and Logan (2017).
- Actress – Deepika Padukone
Lesser Known Facts
- He is a left handed Batsman
- Devdutt started playing at the age of 9
- His Zodiac sign is Cancer abs belongs to the Hindu family.
- Padikkal is the highest rub scorers for his team in Ranji Trophy
- His idol is former cricket player Gautam Gambhir.
- Scored half centuries in all three formats of domestic cricket for Karnataka.
- He made his first- class debut in 2018 for Karnataka Premier League (KPL)
- Devdutt has been playing as an opener of Karnataka cricket team
If you are a big fan of Devdutt Padikkal than you can follow him on various social media sites like Facebook, Instagram and Twitter and get the latest about him and his happening . Here is the name of his various social media accounts .
Instagram – @devpadikkal19
Facebook – Devdutt Padikkal
Twitter – @devdpd07