Some Unknown Facts About Vinod Kambli You need to know.
Vinod Kambli also worked in a television series, Miss India in 2002.
Does Vinod Kambli smoke? No
Does he drink alcohol? Yes
Kambli was born and raised in a chawl in Mumbai, where he lived with his 18-member common family.
He had a difficult childhood when it came to money, and once he stole something to buy a cricket bat.
He started his career at the Ranji Trophy with a bang by hitting a six on the first ball.
He retired from international cricket in 2009 and first-class cricket in 2011.
In 2009, he ran in the Maharashtra Assembly elections for the Lok Bharati party in Vikhroli (Mumbai), but lost by a large majority.
He has been seen in some Bollywood movies like Annarth, Pal Pal Pal Dil Ke Ssaat and a film by Kannada Bettanagere.
He converted to Christianity in 2010.
Vinod Kambli Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Wife & More.
|Real Name||Vinod Ganpat Kambli|
|Profession||Former Indian Cricketer (Batsman)|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in Feet-Inches- 5’ 7”
|Weight||in Kilograms- 80 kg
in Pounds- 176 lbs
|Body Measurements||– Chest: 44 Inches
– Waist: 36 Inches
– Biceps: 13 Inches
|International Debut||Test– 29 January 1992 vs England in Kolkata
ODI– 18 October 1991 vs Pakistan in Sharjah
|Domestic/State Team||Boland, Mumbai|
|Nature on field||Aggressive|
|Likes to play against||Pakistan|
|Favourite Shot||Cover drive|
|Records (main ones)||• When he was 17 years old, and Sachin Tendulkar was 16, they made a world-record of a massive 664-run partnership in a school match.
• He had the record for the highest Test average (54.2) by an Indian (20 inns or more), even more than Sachin Tendulkar, Sunil Gavaskar, Rahul Dravid, and Virender Sehwag.
• In his early international cricket days, he made the record for the fastest Indian to score 1000 Test runs.
• He was among the very few batsmen to score an ODI century on his birthday, in a match against England in 1993.
|Career Turning Point||When he scored his debut century (224 runs) against England at Wankhede Stadium in 1993.|
|Date of Birth||18 January 1972|
|Age (as in 2019)||47 Years|
|Birth Place||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Capricorn|
|Hometown||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Educational Qualifications||Not Known|
|Family||Father– Ganpat Kambli (Mechanic)
Mother– Vijaya Kambli
Brother– Virendra Kambli, Vidyadhar Kambli, Vikas Kambli
Sister– Vidya Kambli
|Hobbies||Having tattoos, playing tennis and listening to music|
|Controversies||• In 2009, appeared on a reality show called Sach Ka Saamna and took his outbursts by replying to a question that Sachin Tendulkar could have helped him in his difficult period.
• In 2015, his maid accused him and his wife of torturing her.
|Favourite Cricketer||Batsman: Sachin Tendulkar and Virat Kohli
Bowler: Wasim Akram
|Favourite Food||Mutton biryani, tandoori chicken and fried fish|
|Girls, Family & More|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Noella Lewis (Receptionist)
Andrea Hewitt (Model)
|Wife||Noella Lewis (Receptionist, Divorced)
Andrea Hewitt (Model)
Son– Jesus Christiano