Harbhajan Singh Height, Weight, Age, Affairs & More

Harbhajan Singh Height, Weight, Age, Affairs & More


Real Name Harbhajan Singh Plaha
Nickname Bhajji and Turbanator
Profession Cricketer
Physical Stats & More
Height in centimeters- 180 cm
in meters- 1.80 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 11”
Weight in Kilograms- 71 kg
in Pounds- 156 lbs
Body Measurements – Chest: 38 Inches
– Waist: 34 inches
– Biceps: 14 Inches
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black
International Debut ODI- 17 April 1998 against New Zealand in Sharjah
Test- 25 March 1998 against Australia at Bengaluru
T20 – 1 December 2006 against South Africa in Johannesburg
Jersey Number #3 (India)
#3 (IPL, Mumbai Indians)
Domestic/State Team Punjab
Nature on field Very aggressive
Likes to play against Australia and Pakistan
Favourite delivery Doosra (a leg break bowled with an apparent off-break action)
Records (main ones) • He has 3rd highest numbers of wickets by an off spinner and highest in India as an off spinner.
• He has a record of dismissing Australian legend Ricky Ponting as many as 10 times in tests.
• He won his 5 man of the match and 1 man of the series award on Indian soil.
Career Turning Point His inclusion in the Border-Gavaskar Trophy team in 2001 by Sourav Ganguly after the injury of Anil Kumble.
Personal Life
Date of Birth 3 July 1980
Age (as in 2015) 35 Years
Birth Place Jalandhar, Punjab, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Cancer
Nationality Indian
Hometown Jalandhar, Punjab, India
School Jai Hind Model School
Government Model Senior Secondary School
Doaba School
Parvati Jain High School in Jalandhar
College N/A
Educational Qualifications Higher Seconary
Family Father- Sardar Sardev Singh Plaha (Businessman )
Mother- Avtar Kaur (Housewife)
Brothers- N/A
Sisters- 4 (Elder), 1 (Younger)
Coach/Mentor Charanjit Singh Bullar and Davinder Arora
Religion Sikh
Address Mumbai
Hobbies Cricket and Music
Controversies • Alleged by Australian cricketer Andrew Symonds for calling him “Money”, which put the question mark on their continuation of Australia’s tour.
• In 2008, he slapped cricketer S.Sreesanth in IPL after he said “Hard Luck” to him.
• After his Royal Stag whisky ad commercial, Sikhs protested agaist it in Amritsar by burning his dummy.
Favourite Things
Favourite Player Sachin Tendulkar
Favourite Food Nando’s Chicken
Girls, Family & More
Marital Status Engaged
Affairs/Girlfriends Geeta Basra (Actress)
Wife Geeta Basra (Actress)
Money Factor
Salary 5 Crores (INR)
Net Worth 60 Crores (INR)


Some lesser known facts about Harbhajan Singh

  • Does Harbhajan Singh smoke?: No
  • Does Harbhajan Singh drink alcohol?: No
  • Bhajji became the first Indian cricketer to take a hat-trick in test mach against Australia in 2001.
  • He owns a customized SUV Hummer H2, which he imported from London in 2009.
  • In  2013, he opened a film production company named “BM Media Productions” to produce Punjabi films.
  • He has won the award of test cricketer of the year thrice.
  • In 2003, he was conferred with the prestigious Arjuna Award and Padma Shri Award in 2009 for cricket.
  • Apart from Mumbai Indians, he also captained Punjab’s Ranji team.
  • His main sponsors are : Reebok, Pepsi, Hublot, i Core, GTM, MEP and Royal Stag.
  • He played for English county team Surrey in 2005.
  • He was honored with the designation of Deputy Superintendent in Punjab Police after his performance against Australia in 2001.

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