Sameer Rizvi Girlfriend, IPL, Stats, Biography, Age, CSK

Sameer Rizvi Girlfriend, IPL, stats, biography

Sameer Rizvi in u23 Uttar Pradesh team

Chennai Super King’s smart pic from the domestic circuit for IPL 2024 is Sameer Rizvi. Sameer was born on 26 December 2003. He plays for Uttar Pradesh at the domestic level. Five times IPL title holder CSK has bought Sameer for 8.4 crores. He is a right-handed batsman, bowler, and marvelous fielder. He has also represented India at under 19 level. Recently he was a captain of the Kanpur Superstars in the UP T20 league and emerged as the leading run-scorer. Sameer started playing cricket when he was tiny around 5-6 years old.

Sameer Rizvi Biography

Sameer Rizvi in UPT20 league

Sameer was born in Lohiya village of Meerut later his family moved to the Lal Kurti area he used to watch the matches of Tankeeb Akhtar who was his maternal uncle and his first coach.   He started playing Cricket in Gandhi Bagh Maidan situated in Meerut. His maternal uncle Tankeeb Akhtar supported him from his childhood. He was his first coach who helped him to reach such greater heights. He admired former Uttar Pradesh captain Suresh Raina. He got into the eyes of Suresh Raina when there was a match between Uttar Pradesh and Saurashtra in 2011 where Rizvi Showed his fielding efforts resulting in sunglasses as a gift from Raina.

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Full name – Sameer Rizvi

Nick Name – Right-handed Suresh Raina

Date of Birth/DOB/ age – December 06, 2003, 20y

Birth Place – Meerut, Uttar Pradesh

Zodiac sign/Sun sign – Sagittarius

Profession – Cricketer (Batsman)

Country – India

Father name -Haseen Loiya (Property dealer)

Mother name – Ruksana Rizvi (Homemaker)

Girlfriend – No

Siblings – 2 sisters and 1 brother

Education Qualification – 10th pass

Religion – Islam

Current Residence – Meerut

Teams – India B, Under-19s, Uttar Pradesh, and Chennai Super Kings

Tankeeb Akhtar wanted Sameer to take cricket seriously but his father wanted him to focus on his studies more when he was small. From his childhood, he used to play spinners very well during his under-16 levels one of his coaches after watching his game against the spin bowling advised him to play in the middle order rather than opening. Sameer’s father, Haseen Rizvi, works as a property dealer; his mother, is Rukhsana. He also has 2 sisters to support him. In 2020 his father was diagnosed with brain hemorrhage. He passed the 10th class when he was 20 years old. Currently, Sameer does not have a Girlfriend.

Sameer’s IPL career

Sameer Rizvi with Suresh Raina

Sameer Rizvi was picked by Chennai Super Kings for 8.40 crore making him the most expensive uncapped player of the IPL 2024 season. He was in the eyes of Rajasthan Royals, Royal Challengers Bangalore, and Punjab Kings. But because of the busy domestic season for Uttar Pradesh, he didn’t participate in batting trials. Currently, he is in tremendous form. After a superhit domestic season for Uttar Pradesh in the U23 category Sameer Rizvi scored 455 runs in the UP T20 League in 10 matches with an average of 50.56.

After the 2023 auction, Sameer told MS Dhoni is his role model and he is excited as well as nervous to play under Captain Cool. He said that he was nervous during the Auction as before him few players went unsold but was confident that he would get picked but this amount was out of his expectations. He used to open the innings at the U14 level but his coach Tahir Abbas advised him to be in the middle order which worked for him.

IPL 2024, Chennai Super Kings squad 2024

Name Role Price
Ms Dhoni Batsman-wicket-keeper INR 12 crores
Ravindra Jadeja All-rounder INR 16 crores
Rachin Ravindra All-rounder INR 1.80 crore
Ruturaj Gaikwad Batsman INR 6 crores
Shardul Thakur All-rounder INR 4.00 crore
Deepak Chahar Bowler INR 14 crores
Devon Conway Batsman INR 6 crores
Daryl Mitchell All-rounder INR 1.80 crore
Maheesh Theekshana Bowler INR 70 Lakhs
Matheesha Pathirana Bowler INR 20 Lakhs
Mitchell Santner All-rounder INR 1.9 crores
Moeen Ali All-rounder INR 8 crores
Mukesh Choudhary Bowler INR 20 Lakhs
Prashant Solanki Bowler INR 1.20 crores
Rajvardhan Hangargekar All-rounder INR 1.5 crores
Shivam Dube All-rounder INR 4 crores
Simarjeet Singh Bowler INR 20 Lakhs
Sameer Rizvi Batter INR 8.40 crore
Tushar Deshpande Bowler INR 20 Lakhs
Ajinkya Rahane Batsman INR 50 Lakhs
Shaik Rasheed Batsman INR 20 Lakhs
Nishant Sindhu All-rounder INR 60 Lakhs
Ajay Mandal All-rounder INR 20 Lakhs
Mustafizur Rahman Bowler INR 2 Crore
Aravelly Avinash Wicket-keeper INR 20 Lakhs

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