Washington Sundar Biography
Birthday:October 5, 1999
Height:6 ft 1 in
Hobbies: Listening to Music
Hair & Eye colour: Black
Favourite Cricketer: Sunil Gavaskar
Role:All-rounder / Left Hand Batsman & Right arm off break
Marital Status: Unmarried
Sister: Shailja (Indian Cricketer)
Hometown: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Interesting Facts about Washington Sundar
- The father of Washington Sundar was a cricketer at a Ranji Level.
- His one dream was to make his son as a cricketer. The father had a godfather – Mr. Washington as he was the one who paid all the fees of Washington.
- To pay tribute to the godfather, Sundar’s father kept his name as – Washington Sundar.
- Initially he was a batsman, but gradually turned into a off-spinner.
Washington Sundar Career
In the year 2017, he was unsold. He went on to join the Rising Pune Supergiant in 2017 as he replaced Ravichandran Ashwin in April, 2017. By the end of the tournament, he went on to take 8 wickets in 11 matches and become as a prominent star. In the 2018 IPL Auctions, he was picked by Virat Kohli for Royal Challengers Bengaluru for Rs. 3.2 crores.