Do you know Suresh Raina's wife Priyanka Chaudhary is an engineer and has given a TED speech?

Updated: 27 November, 2018 20:54 IST | mid-day online correspondent |

On the occasion of Suresh Raina's 32nd birthday today, we take a look at some interesting facts about the cricketer and his wife Priyanka Chaudhary

Suresh Raina with wife Priyanka
Suresh Raina with wife Priyanka

India’s star left-hander Suresh Raina celebrates his 32nd birthday on November 27, 2018. On this occasion, we take a look at a few very interesting facts about the south-paw and his wife Priyanka Chaudhary

  • He has three elder brothers Dinesh Raina, Naresh Raina and Mukesh Raina and one elder sister Renu.
  • Suresh Raina has also lent his voice to a Bollywood song. A romantic number named Tu Mili Sab Mila from the movie Meeruthiya Gangsters (2015). He also played saxophone on a kids' television show.
  • Suresh Raina is the second-youngest player ever to captain India.
  • Suresh Raina married Priyanka Chaudhary in 2015, Priyanka Chaudhary is a an Indian software engineer, former banker and social worker.
  • Suresh Raina’s wife Priyanka Chaudhary has worked for companies like Wipro and Accenture.
  • At the time of her marriage to Suresh Raina, Priyanka Chaudhary was working as a senior software tester for ING in Bijlmer neighborhood of Amsterdam, Netherlands.
  • On November 19, 2017, Priyanka Chaudhary delivered a TED speech on behalf of her foundation at an independent TED event organized by 'TEDxWhitefield' in Bangalore, Karnataka.
  • Priyanka Chaudharu has a radio talk show on RedFM titled 'The Priyanka Raina Show'.
  • Suresh Raina was signed by the Chennai Super Kings for US$650,000 for the first three years of the IPL.
  • In IPL 2018, Suresh Raina was retained by Chennai Super Kings for a price tag of 11 crore ($1.7 million).

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First Published: 27 November, 2018 15:35 IST

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