Murali Vijay Biography, Wiki, Lifestyle, Family, Records, Salary, Net Worth, Facts & More

Murali Vijay is an Indian cricketer who plays for Tamil Nadu in domestic cricket and Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League (IPL)2021. Murali Vijay is a Right-arm medium Bowler and Right-hand batsman.

Murali Vijay Biography, Lifestyle, Wiki, Records, Net Worth, Income, Salary, House, Cars, Favorites, Affairs, Awards, Family & Facts


Full Name

Murali Vijay 


Vijay and Monk


Indian Cricketer




Right-arm off break


Bharat Arun

Jersey Number

  • #26 India International Cricket Team


  • National Team India International Cricket Team
  • Domestic Team Tamil Nadu Domestic Cricket Team
  • IPL 2021 Team – Chennai Super Kings(IPL)

Personal Life

Date of Birth / Birthplace

Murali Vijay was born on 1 April 1984 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.


He is currently 37 years old (as in 2021).

Sun Sign







Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India


  • School –  
    • Not Known
  • College –
    • Vivekananda College in Mylapore, Chennai
  • Educational Qualification –
    • Graduation

Physical Statistics And More

Height (approx.)

  • In feet – 5 feet 9 inches
  • In centimeters – 175 cm
  • In meters – 1.75 m

Weight (approx.)

  • In Kilograms – 75 kg
  • In Pounds – 165 lbs

Body Measurements (approx.)

  • Chest: 40 Inches
  • Waist: 32 Inches
  • Biceps: 14 Inches

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Hair Color


Family & Relationship

Parents & Siblings

  • Father – Not Known 
  • Mother – Not Known 
  • Siblings – Not Known 
Murali Vijay With His Mother And Father

Girlfriend & Spouse

  • Murali Vijay dated –
    • Nikita Vijay
Murali Vijay with Nikita Vijay

Marital Status


  • Wife – Nikita Vijay
Murali Vijay With Nikita Vijay
  • Children’s –
    • Son – Nirav
    • Daughters – Iva
Murali Vijay With Children’s


Career Turning Point

His Test debut against Australia in 2008 Border-Gavaskar Trophy in Nagpur, as a replacement for Gautam Gambhir.


ODI Debut

27 February 2010 v South Africa

Test Debut

6 November 2008 v Australia

T20 Debut

1 May 2010 v Afghanistan

IPL Debut

Murali Vijay made his IPL debut for Chennai Super Kings. Super Kings Buy him INR 2 lakhs in the auctions of IPL 2009.


2nd highest run-scorer behind Virat Kohli in the 2014-15 Test series in Australia


It was believed that there was a love triangle between Dinesh Karthik, his ex-wife Nikita and him, as it was said that he had cheated with Murali Vijay.

Murali Vijay Salary And Net worth

Salary –

Retainer Fee: Not known
Test Fee: Rs. Not known
ODI Fee: Rs.Not known
T20 Fee: Rs.Not known
IPL 13: Rs. 2 Crores

Murali Vijay has an estimated total Networth of Rs 15 Crores ($2.5 million) in 2021, and His main source of income is Brand Endorsements and playing cricket.

Murali Vijay Cars And Bikes Collection

Not known

Some Lesser Known Facts About Murali Vijay 

• Vijay failed in his 12th standard exams with 40% when he was 17 years old, on the other hand, his sister scored 98%. After his poor result, his father told him that he is worthy of a peon’s job

• To get some earning, he started working in a snooker club and a commission based business, alongside which he used to practice cricket.