Karun Nair Biography, Height, Weight, Age, Salary, Net Worth, Wife, Family, Facts & More

Karun Nair is an Indian cricketer who plays for Karnataka in domestic matches and currently playing for Kolkata Knight riders in the Indian premier league. He is right handed batsman and right arm off break bowler.

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

Biography/Wiki

Full Name

Karun Kaladharan Nair

Profession

Cricketer

Batting

Right Handed

Bowling

Right arm offbreak

Coach/Mentor

B Shivanand

Jersey Number

  • #69 India International Cricket Team

Teams

  • National Team India International Cricket Team
  • Domestic Team Karnataka Domestic Cricket Team
  • IPL 2020 Team – Kolkata Knight Riders (IPL)

Personal Life

Karun Nair

Date of Birth / Birthplace

Karun Nair was born on 6 December 1991 in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India.

Age

He is currently 30 years old (as in 2021).

Sun Sign

Sagittarius

Nationality

Indian

Religion

Hinduism

Hometown

Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Education

  • School –  
    • Not Known
  • College –
    • Not Known
  • Educational Qualification –
    • Not Known

Physical Statistics And More

Height (approx.)

  • In feet – 5 feet 6 inches
  • In centimeters – 168 cm
  • In meters – 1.68 m

Weight (approx.)

  • In Kilograms – 67 kg
  • In Pounds – 148 lbs

Body Measurements (approx.)

  • Chest: 38 Inches
  • Waist: 32 Inches
  • Biceps: 13 Inches

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Hair Color

Black

Family & Relationship

Parents & Siblings

  • Father – Kaladharan Nair (Businessman)
  • Mother – Prema Nair (School Teacher)
  • Siblings – Not Known
Karun Nair His Mother And Father
Karun Nair His Mother And Father

Girlfriend & Spouse

  • Karun Nair dated –
    • Sanaya Tankariwala

Marital Status

Married

Wife – Sanaya Tankariwala

Karun Nair With Sanaya Tankariwala
Karun Nair With Sanaya Tankariwala

Career

Career Turning Point

With his impressive 709 runs in the ten matches Karnataka won the 2014-15 Ranji title. He scored 328 runs in the final match against Tamil nadu to register an inning victory.

Debut

Test Debut

Karun Nair made his test cricket debut against England on 26 November 2016. in Mohali

ODI Debut

Karun Nair made his one day international debut against Zimbabwe on 11 June 2016. in Harare

T20 Debut

Not Debuted Yet

IPL Debut

Karun Nair made his IPL debut for Royal Challengers Bangalore. He was selected for team Royal Challengers Bangalore in IPL auction 2012 for 8 lakhs and played his debut match in 2012.

Records

• Nair, while representing Karnataka in the 2013-14 Ranji season, scored three consecutive centuries in the quarters, semis, and the finals, thus helping his team to a big win.

• In the final test match of England’s tour of India (2016), Nair became only the second Indian after Virender Sehwag to score a triple ton (303*) in tests. Additionally, at 25 years and 13 days, Nair also overtook Sehwag’s Indian record of being the youngest Test triple-centurion.

Karun Nair Salary And Net worth

Karun Nair’s salary is 50 Lakhs per year in the Indian cricket team and he has earned around 26.9 crores from IPL since 2012.

Karun Nair has an estimated total Networth of Rs. 30 Crores ($ 4.3 Million) in 2021, and His main source of income is Brand Endorsements and playing cricket.

Karun Nair’s overall IPL Earnings : 

YearTeamIPL Salary
2021Kolkata Knight RidersRs. 50 Lacs
2020Punjab Kings Rs. 5.6 crores
2019Punjab Kings Rs. 5.6 crores
2018Kings XI Punjab Rs. 5.6 crores
2017Delhi Daredevils Rs. 4 crores
2016Delhi Daredevils Rs. 4 crores
2015Rajasthan Royals Rs. 75 Lacs
2014Rajasthan Royals Rs. 75 Lacs
2013Royal Challengers Bangalore Rs. 8 Lacs
2012Royal Challengers Bangalore Rs. 8 Lacs
TotalRs. 26.9 crore

Karun Nair Cars And Bikes Collection

Not Known

Some Lesser Known Facts About Karun Nair

Some Lesser Known Facts About Karun Nair

• He was born in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India but his hometown is Bangalore, karnataka.

• He trained under the guidance of coach B shivanand.

• In the 2013-14 Ranji season Playing For Karnataka, he scored three consecutive centuries in the quarters, semis and the finals, thus helping his team to a big win.

• In the final test match of England’s tour of India (2016), Nair became only the second Indian after Virender Sehwag to score a triple ton (303*) in tests.

• His father Kaladharan Nair is a Businessman.

• His mother Prema Nair is a School Teacher.

• He was then picked up by the Rajasthan Royals in the 2014-15 season for a whopping amount of INR 75 Lakhs. Nair justified his price by scoring 330 runs from 11 matches at a strike-rate of 142.24 which included three fifties.

• Karun announced his engagement with longtime girlfriend Sanaya Tankariwala, a media professional on June 29, 2019.

• Karun and sanaya got married on a private ceremony at Udaipur, Rajasthan on 19 January 2020

• In July 2016, a close shave coincided with the death of Karun Nair while on a boat in the Pampa River during the famous ‘Aranmula Vallasadya’ (boat feast) in Kerala. The boat carrying Nair and 100 other passengers capsized when it was about to reach the Aranmula temple. Fortunately, the rescue boats reached the spot in time and saved all the passengers from drowning.