Bhuvneshwar Kumar Biography, Height, Weight, Age, Salary, Net Worth, Wife, Family, Facts & More

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Bhuvneshwar Kumar is an Indian international cricketer who played for Uttar Pradesh in domestic cricket and currently playing for sunrisers Hyderabad in the Indian premier league. He is a right arm medium fast bowler and right handed batsman who represented India in all formats of cricket.

Bhuvneshwar Kumar Biography, Lifestyle, Wiki, Height, Weight, Age, Salary, Net Worth, Income, Girlfriend, Wife, Family, House, Cars, Records, Awards & Facts


Full Name

Bhuvneshwar Kumar Singh


Bhuvi, Bhuvan




Right Handed


Right-arm fast-medium


Vipin Vats, Sanjay Rastogi

Jersey Number

  • #15 India International Cricket Team
  • #15 Sunrisers Hyderabad (IPL)


  • National Team India International Cricket Team
  • Domestic Team Uttar Pradesh Cricket Team
  • IPL 2021 Team – Sunrisers Hyderabad (IPL)

Personal Life

Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Date of Birth / Birthplace

Bhuvneshwar Kumar was born on 5 February 1990 in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, India.


He is currently 31 years old (as in 2021).

Sun Sign







Gurjar (Mavi Gotra)


A bungalow in Ganga Nagar, Meerut


  • School –  
    • Not known
  • College –
    • Not known
  • Educational Qualification –
    • Not known

Physical Statistics And More

Height (approx.)

  • In feet – 5 feet 10 inches
  • In centimeters – 178 cm
  • In meters – 1.78 m

Weight (approx.)

  • In Kilograms –70 kg
  • In Pounds – 154 lbs

Body Measurements (approx.)

  • Chest: 40 Inches
  • Waist: 30 Inches
  • Biceps: 12 inches

Body Build


Eye Color

Dark Brown

Hair Color


Family & Relationship

Parents & Siblings

  • Father – Kiran Pal Singh (Sub-inspector)
  • Mother – Indresh Singh (Homemaker)
Bhuvneshwar Kumar With His Father And Mother
Bhuvneshwar Kumar With His Father And Mother
  • Siblings – Rekha Adhana (Elder Sister)

Girlfriend & Spouse

  • Bhuvneshwar Kumar dated –
    • Nupur Nagar (Engineer)
Bhuvneshwar Kumar With Nupur Nagar
Bhuvneshwar Kumar With Nupur Nagar

Marital Status


  • Wife – Nupur Nagar (Engineer)
Bhuvneshwar Kumar With Nupur Nagar
Bhuvneshwar Kumar With Nupur Nagar


Career Turning Point

In his debut test series, he picked 6 wickets in four matches in the Border Gavaskar trophy 2013. Also, he made his career best figure of 4 wickets in 8 runs in tri national series where he was awarded as man of the series because he took most wickets for India.


Test Debut

Bhuvneshwar Kumar made his test cricket debut against Australia on 22 February 2013.

ODI Debut

Bhuvneshwar Kumar made his one day international debut against Pakistan on 30 December 2012.

T20 Debut

Bhuvneshwar Kumar made his T20 debut against Pakistan on 25 December 2012. at Bengaluru

IPL Debut

Bhuvneshwar Kumar made his IPL debut for Royal Challengers Bangalore. He was selected for team Royal Challengers Bangalore in IPL auction 2009 for 6 Lakhs and played his debut match in 2009.


• Bhuvneshwar has the Eighth outstanding bowling analysis in an innings in test cricket.

• The seventh best economy rate in an innings in T20 internationals.

• Most maidens in an innings in T20 internationals. 

• Fourth most runs conceded in an innings in one day internationals.

Bhuvneshwar Kumar Salary

Bhuvneshwar Kumar’s salary is 8.5 crore per year in the Indian cricket team and he has earned around 8.50 crore from IPL since 2021.

Name Bhuvneshwar Kumar Salary
Monthly Income & SalaryRs. 50 Lakhs +
Annual IncomeRs. 8.5 Crores +
Brand endorsement FeesRs. 3-5 Lakhs
Income SourceBCCI, IPL, Brands
Retainer FeeNA
Test Fee NA
T20 FeeNA
IPL 2021 FeesRs. 8.50 crore
IPL Total IncomeRs. 51.7 crore

Bhuvneshwar Kumar’s overall IPL Earnings : 

YearTeamIPL Salary
2021Sunrisers HyderabadRs. 8.50 crore
2020Sunrisers Hyderabad Rs. 8.50 crore
2019Sunrisers Hyderabad Rs. 8.50 crore
2018Sunrisers Hyderabad Rs. 8.50 crore
2017 Sunrisers Hyderabad Rs. 4.20 crore
2016 Sunrisers Hyderabad Rs. 4.20 crore
2015 Sunrisers Hyderabad Rs. 4.20 crore
2013Pune Warriors IndiaRs. 20 lacs
2012Pune Warriors India Rs. 20 lacs
2011Pune Warriors India Rs. 20 lacs
2010Royal Challengers BangaloreRs. 6 lacs
2009Royal Challengers Bangalore Rs. 6 lacs
TotalRs. 51.7 crore

Bhuvneshwar Kumar Net Worth

Bhuvneshwar Kumar has an estimated total Net worth of Rs.63 Crores ($ 9 Million)  in 2021, and His main source of income is Brand Endorsements and playing cricket.

Name Bhuvneshwar Kumar Net Worth
Net Worth (2021)$9 Million
Net Worth In Indian RupeesRs. 63 Crores
Personal PropertiesNot Known
InvestmentsNot Known

Bhuvneshwar Kumar Cars And Bikes Collection

Bhuvneshwar Kumar has a lot of luxury Cars collection including :

  1. Audi
  2. Mercedes Benz

Some Lesser Known Facts About Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Some Lesser Known Facts About Bhuvneshwar Kumar

• His father Kiran Pal Singh is a Sub-inspector.

• Bhuvneshwar is the only bowler who dismissed Sachin Tendulkar for a duck in first class matches.

• He has the record of the most economical figure in a T20 international match against the west indies where he gave 3 runs in 3 overs.

• In 2017 he won the purple cap by taking 26 wickets in IPL 10.

• He was trained under the guidance of coach Vipin Vats and Sanjay Rastogi

• He tied a knot with engineer Nupur Nagar on 23 November 2017

• At just the age of 10, he started playing in a tennis ball league known as Amateur league tournaments.

• After finding his passion he joined Bhamashah Cricket Academy in Meerut.

• Bhuvneshwar is the first bowler who took his first wickets by bowling out in all three formats of international cricket.

• Indian cricketer Ishant Sharma is his best friend.

• Praveen Kumar is his all time idol for bowling.