Born on the 27th of May 1962, Ravishankar Jayadritha Shastri is a former India all-rounder and a dashing cricket commentator who provides valuable insights about the cricketing world & players through his charismatic commentary.
He bowled left-arm off-spin and was a right-handed batter. As a player, he scored 3830 runs in 80 tests claiming 151 wickets with best figures of 5/75. In 150 ODIs, he scored 3108 runs claiming 129 wickets with best figures of 5/15.
Shastri hit six sixes during the 1984-85 Ranji Trophy season against Baroda. He served Indian Cricket as director and head coach in 2017 & 2019. He was also a part of the Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC).
The flamboyant commentator is one of the most sought-after personalities in the cricketing world and his rise as a commentator has made him one of the most valuable figures in the cricketing expert panel.
Who Is Ravi Shastri’s Wife Ritu Singh?
Ravi Shastri got married to Ritu Singh. Her father was an ex-colonel in the Indian Army. She is a trained classical dancer and also a professional doctor.
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When did Ravi Shastri and Ritu Singh get married?
There is not much information available on how the two of them met but it was Ravi Shastri’s father Dr M. Jayadratha Shastri who had fixed the marriage. They married on the 18th of March 1990. After 22 years of marriage, the couple filed for a divorce in 2012.
Do Ravi Shastri and Ritu Singh have children?
Ravi Shastri and Ritu Singh have a daughter whose name is Aleka. She is 15 years old. There is not much information available about Aleka.