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Venkatesh Rajasekaran Iyer was born on 25th December in the year 1994 in Madhya Pradesh in Indore. He is an Indian cricketer who has been playing incredibly well for Madhya Pradesh. His Twenty 20 debut was in the year 2015 when he played against the railways’ cricket team at the Holkar stadium during March. His list A debut match was also in the year 2015 where he played against the Saurashtra Cricket Team at the Cricket association Stadium. The turning point of his life was when he was brought in an Indian Premier League auction by Kolkata Knight riders in the year 2021. She is a left-handed batsman and Right Arm Medium Bowler 

Early life

Venkatesh Rajasekaran Iyer educationally qualified under management studies. He completed his school from the Saint Paul higher secondary school situated at Indore and he studied management studies at the institute of management studies, DAVV University which is also situated at Indore. He had been very passionate about cricket and had begun his career very soon in the same.


Venkatesh Iyer has been one of the most remarkable players in the Indian cricket team who has been playing for Madhya Pradesh in various Domestic Cricket leagues. As mentioned above he made his first debut on 25th March in the year 2015 against the railways for Twenty 20. Although he did not get an opportunity to show his incredible batting skills but he could easily take off a wicket that conceded 21 runs. He took a year to establish himself in the domestic cricket leagues and then he decided to play the List A match in the year 2015 on 11 December against Saurashtra. Although there were a few misfires that Venkatesh Iyer had to face in Domestic Cricket which led him in and out on multiple occasions from the squad. 

Venkatesh Iyer IPL Career Net Worth Biography
Venkatesh Iyer IPL Career Net Worth Biography

It was a long journey for Venkatesh Iyer which included his struggles as well as uncertainties. Again he got his chance to play in the domestic red ball Cricket on December 6 in the year 2018 against Hyderabad. Still, he could not find a great opportunity to show his batting skills. The Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy was a turning point in the life of Venkatesh Iyer because he made 227 runs in just a span of 5 matches. And also he made his knock of 88 not out against Saurashtra which made him at the top of headlines everywhere in media. He has given some of the very amazing performances that to the Indian Premier League in the year 2021 with an income of 20 lakhs. He had recently signed the contract with Kolkata Knight Riders.

In the 2021 season of the Vijay Hazare Trophy, he had easily slammed 198 runs which are incredible to achieve in an elite group game. This is considered to be one of the most memorable parts of his cricket career as of now. Also, he took forward Madhya Pradesh to a total of 402/3 in just 50 over, and along with that he also broke the record of David Warner has been another memorable event of his cricket journey.

Physical appearance

Venkatesh Rajasekaran Iyer has a height of 6 inches or 1.82 meters. He looks very fit while playing matches on the ground. He has worked hard on his body and this is the reason why he looks so fit and healthy. He has black hair and dark brown eyes that bring out his overall physical appearance.

Personal life

Venkatesh Rajasekaran Iyer was born in Indore to Rajasekaran Iyer. He is one of those players who has always maintained his identity and has worked hard for achieving his goals. At a very young age, he started playing his debut matches and has huge respect amongst spectators. He is a Brahmin by caste. 


Presently Venkatesh Rajasekaran Iyer has a net worth of 72 lakh Indian rupees which is approximately 1 million dollars. According to  2021, he has been earning lakhs of money from his income and also from the advertising that he does. Although his main income source is playing cricket but he does advertisings too! His total Indian Premier League income is rupees 20 Lakh which is one of the highest. 

Social media

 Venkatesh Rajasekaran Iyer has an Instagram account with almost 6500 followers and a verification batch. He has not shared many posts on Instagram but it is always incredible to watch out his stories and Posts on the platform.

Hobbies and more

Venkatesh Rajasekaran Iyer is a left-handed batsman who played his first T20 debut match in the year 2015 on March 25. The fun fact that many people don’t know about is that he had missed double a hundred by two runs during the Vijay Hazare trophy. 

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NameVenkatesh Iyer
Birth PlaceIndore, Madhya Pradesh
Born OnDecember 25, 1994
Age26 years 130 days
TeamsMadhya Pradesh, Kolkata Knight Riders
NicknameVenkatesh Iyer
Bat StyleLeft Handed Bat
Bowl StyleRight-arm medium
FC Matches DebutHyderabad vs M. Pradesh at Indore- December 06 – 08, 2018
LAST FC MatchMumbai vs M. Pradesh at Mumbai- February 12 – 15, 2020
List A Matches DebutSaurashtra vs M. Pradesh at Rajkot- December 11, 2015
List A Matches LastM. Pradesh vs Punjab at Indore- February 28, 2021
T20 Matches DebutM. Pradesh vs Railways at Indore- March 25, 2015
LAST T20 MatchM. Pradesh vs Services at Indore- January 19, 2021