Venkatesh Iyer Biography, Height, Weight, Age, Salary, Net Worth, Wife, Family, Facts & More

Venkatesh Iyer

Venkatesh Iyer is an Indian cricketer who plays for Madhya Pradesh in the Domestic matches and currently playing for Kolkata knight riders in the Indian premier league. He is a left handed batsman and right arm medium fast bowler.

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


Full Name

Venkatesh Rajasekaran Iyer








Right Arm Medium


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Jersey Number

  • #25 Kolkata Knight Riders (IPL)


  • National Team India International Cricket Team
  • Domestic Team Madhya Pradesh Domestic Cricket Team
  • IPL 2021 Team – Kolkata Knight Riders (IPL)

Personal Life

Venkatesh Iyer

Date of Birth / Birthplace

Venkatesh Iyer was born on 25 December 1994 in Indore, Madhya Pradesh.


He is currently 27 years old (as in 2021).

Sun Sign





Tamil Brahmin


Indore, Madhya Pradesh


  • School –  
    • St. Paul Higher Secondary School, Indore
  • College –
    • Institute Of Management Studies, DAVV University, Indore
  • Educational Qualification –
    • Not Known

Physical Statistics And More

Height (approx.)

  • In feet – 6 feet 0 inches
  • In centimeters – 183 cm
  • In meters – 1.83 m

Body Build


Eye Color

Dark Brown

Hair Color


Family & Relationship

Parents & Siblings

  • Father – Rajasekaran Iyer
  • Mother – Name not known

Girlfriend & Spouse

  • Venkatesh Iyer dated –
    • Not Known

Marital Status



Career Turning Point

His regular performances in the 2019-2020 Ranji trophy series and other domestic leagues attracted the franchise and Kolkata Knight Riders bought him for 20 lakh in the IPL auctions 2021.


Test Debut

Not Debuted Yet

ODI Debut

Not Debuted Yet

T20 Debut

Not Debuted Yet

IPL Debut

Venkatesh Iyer made his IPL debut for Kolkata Knight Riders. He was selected for team Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL auction 2021 for 20  lakhs and played his debut match in 2021.


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Venkatesh Iyer Salary And Net worth

Venkatesh Iyer’s salary is 20 Lakhs per year in the Indian cricket team and he has earned around 20 lakhs from IPL since 2021.

Venkatesh Iyer has an estimated total Networth of Rs. 7 Crores ($ 1 Million) in 2021, and His main source of income is Brand Endorsements and playing cricket.

Venkatesh Iyer’s overall IPL Earnings :

YearTeamIPL Salary
2020Kolkata Knight Riders Rs. 20 Lacs
TotalRs. 20 Lacs

Venkatesh Iyer Cars And Bikes Collection

Not Known

Some Lesser Known Facts About Venkatesh Iyer

Some Lesser Known Facts About Venkatesh Iyer

• Venkatesh was born and raised in Indore, Madhya Pradesh

• He completed his schooling at St. Paul Higher Secondary School, Indore

• He completed his graduation at Institute Of Management Studies, DAVV University, Indore.

• Venkatesh Iyer belongs to a middle class family and started his journey at the age of 10 when he joined a cricket club in his hometown Indore.

• Venkatesh Iyer played as a wicketkeeper batsman until the under 19 tournament and then he started his boxing career.

• In his debut first class match against Hyderabad he took a wicket but did not get a chance to play as a batsman.

• Venkatesh Iyer scored 545 runs from his 15 innings at an average of 36.33 runs per match in 10 first-class matches and his highest score in this format is 93 runs.

• He has played in 24 List-A matches, scoring 849 runs at an average of  47.16 and has picked 10 wickets at an economy of 5.38 runs per over.

• Venkatesh Iyer became most runs scorer in an innings by breaking the record of David warner who scored 197 runs in the Ryobi one day cup.

• Venkatesh Iyer made his T20 debut for Madhya Pradesh against Railways in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy in Indore on 25 March 2015

• In Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Venkatesh has played 38 T20 matches and picked up 21 wickets at an economy rate of 6.98 runs per over.