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Ashish Nehra Bio, Wife, IPL, Information, Age, Net Worth

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Source: cricketcountry
Full Name Ashish Nehra
Bowling Left Arm Fast Bowler
Hometown Delhi
Height 6 ft (1.83m)
Age 39 years (as of 2018)
International Wickets (ODI,Test ,T20) 235 (164)
First Class Wickets (ODI, Test, T20) 303 (90)
Major Teams Played For Chennai Super Kings, Delhi, Delhi Daredevils, Mumbai Indians, Pune Warriors, Sunrisers Hyderabad

Net worth

Ashish Nehra’s net worth is estimated to be around $20 million. He has been widely popular in IPL. In 2014, CSK bought him for a sum of ₹ 2 cr. In 2016, he went for a sum of ₹ 5.5 cr to Sunriser Hyderabad.


Ashish Nehra, or Nehraji as he is popularly known, is a former Indian fast bowler. He is known for his bowling in limited overs, especially in T20. Nehra has always suffered injuries and fitness issues. He once revealed that he had to undergo over 12 surgeries. As a result, he was absent for important international competitions such as World Cup, Asia Cup, and Champions Trophy. However, much of his success came in IPL, where he was particularly known for his death over bowling and mentorship during the same. It was widely believed that of Nehra’s era, but he burst onto the scene after picking up 22 wickets for Chennai Super Kings in 2015 – the most by an Indian fast bowler. That and his ability to swing the ball in both the ways were cited as the reasons for him to be the future coach for the Indian cricket team by MS Dhoni.


Nehra was born on 29 April 1979 to Diwan Singh Nehra and his wife Sumitra Nehra. He has a brother named Bhanu Nehra. He is a restaurateur.

Ashish Nehra Wife

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Ashish Nehra is married to Rushma Nehra. She is a socially active personality, with more than 37.7 K followers on Instagram. Here is a story of their interesting tale of how their marriage came about.



ICC Cricket World Cup (2011)

Border-Gavaskar Trophy

IPL (2016 with Sunriser Hyderabad)

Man of the Match Awards

ODI – 2

World Cup – 1

T20I – 1

IPL – 6

Social Media




Bowling Statistics

I O M R W Best 3w 5w Avg E/R S/R
Test 29 574.3 122 1866 44 4/72 v ZIM 3 0 42.40 3.24 78.34
ODI 120 958.3 55 4981 157 6/23 v ENG 11 2 31.72 5.19 36.63
World Cup 12 92.5 10 409 18 6/23 v ENG 0 1 22.72 4.40 30.94
T20I 27 98 2 758 34 3/19 v AFG 4 0 22.29 7.73 17.29
IPL 88 318 2 2495 106 4/10 v BLR 13 0 23.53 7.84 18.00
CL 8 29.1 0 219 10 4/21 v KOL 0 0 21.90 7.50 17.50


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