Navjot Singh Sidhu Wiki, Age, Height, Weight, Wife, Son, Daughter

Navjot Singh Sidhu is an Indian politician, television personality, and former cricketer. He was born on 20 October 1963 in Patiala, Punjab, India.

Sidhu is a member of parliament for 10 years from Amritsar between 2004 to 2014. Sidhu has a career of 19 years as a professional cricketer. He scored 73 runs on his international cricket debut against Australia. Navjot Singh Sidhu scored his first international ODI century against Pakistan in 1989.

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He scored his only double century against West Indies in 1997 and this was Sidhu’s highest test score (201). Sidhu announced his retirement from cricket in December 1999. Other than cricket Navjot Singh Sidhu also appeared in Bigg Boss season 6 as a contestant.

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He is also a part of the famous comedy show Comedy Nights With Kapil and Kapil Sharma Show which is hosted by famous stand-up comedian Kapil Sharma.

His wife name is Navjot Kaur Sidhu and she is a doctor by profession. They have a daughter named Rabia and son named Karan.

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Navjot Singh Sidhu Biography, Wife, Daughter, Son, Family

Real Name Navjot Singh Sidhu
Nickname Sixer Sidhu, Sheri Paaji, Sidhu and Sidhu Paaji
Profession Cricketer, Politician, and Commentator
Height 6’2″
Weight 84 Kg
Hair Colour Black
Eye Colour Brown
Date of Birth 20-Oct-63
Birth Place Patiala, Punjab, India
Nationality Indian
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Libra
Hometown Patiala, Punjab, India
School Yadavindra Public School, Patiala, Punjab
College Mohindra College, Punjab University, Chandigarh
Educational Qualification Graduate
Father Late Sardar Bhagwant Singh
Mother Late Nirmal Sidhu
Sister Suman Toor, Late Neelam Mahajan
Brother N/A
Marital Status Married
Spouse/Partner Navjot Kaur Sidhu
Children Son – Karan Sidhu Daughter – Rabia Sidhu
Net Worth 15 Crore INR
Salary 6 Lacks/Episode
Debut International Test – 12 November 1983 vs West Indies at Ahmedabad ODI – 9 October 1987 vs Australia at Chennai
Religion Sikh
  • He was born in a Sikh Jat family. His father is also a cricket player.
  • Navjot Singh Sidhu scored 5 consecutive fifties in 1987 World Cup.
  • He walked out of 1996 tour of England because he thought his captain Mohammad Azharuddin was frequently abusing him.
  • Sidhu retired from cricket in December 1999.
  • He joined politics after retiring from cricket.
  • He was dropped after playing only two tests, but he made a strong come back in 1987 World Cup.
  • He also made several special appearances in various movies like ABCD 2, Mujhse Shaadi Karogi and Mera Pind.
  • Sidhu was also a popular contestant of Bigg Boss season 6, but he made an early exit due to political commitments.
  • He is considered to have mastered meditation, which he started as a result of tough times after his father’s demise.
  • He joined Indian National Congress on 15 January 2017.

 

Records

  • His Highest ODI score of 134 against England at Gwalior in 1993.
  • He made a unique record of getting 500 test runs in a year thrice, in 1993, 1994 and 1997.
  • He became the first Indian cricketer to score 5 centuries in ODI’s.
  • His epic 11 hours at the cricket crease against West Indies in 1996-97, where he made 201 runs.
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