Cricket is the game that is much talked about all over the globe. It is one of the most favourite sports among the people. We can’t deny the fact that, “Cricket is followed religiously all over the world.” But are you aware of how educated our players are? The answer would be definitely a ‘no’. Let’s just explore the educational qualification details of some of our favourite players.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni
The former captain of Indian Cricket Team, MS Dhoni was born in Ranchi, Bihar. He has served India the best he could under his captaincy. When Dhoni was in 12th standard, he only played at the school and club level. Dhoni is a graduate. He did his Bachelor’s in commerce from St. Xavier’s College, Ranchi.
He is regarded as the ‘God of Cricket’, the greatest batsman of all the time. Tendulkar has also served team India as its captain. He took up cricket at the age of eleven. He was born in Dadar, Mumbai. He is known as ‘little master, little Blaster.’ Because of cricket’s continous engagement, he dropped his studies. He is just a 12th pass out from Sharadashram Vidyamandir High School.
Yuvraj Singh, the pillar of Indian cricket team was born in Chandigarh. He is an all rounder and son of former Indian fast bowler and Punjabi actor Yograj Singh. He passed his 12th from DAV Public School, Chandigarh.
He is a former coach of Indian cricket team and is the third-highest wicket taker of all the time. He was born in Bangalore. Kumble’s primary schooling was done from Holy Saint English School. Later, he started playing cricket on the streets of Bangalore. He graduated from Rashtreeya Vidyalaya College of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering.
Kohli has taken the level of cricket to the next level. He is the new trend setter of the Indian cricket team. He is a right-handed batsman born in Delhi. He did his schooling from Vishal Bharti Public School. He is also just a 12th pass out.
He is a former Indian cricketer and currently a cricket commentator. Laxman was born in Hyderabad. He is considered to be one of the greatest batsman of all the time. He studied at Little Flower High School, Hyderabad. Later, he enrolled as a medical student but dropped MBBS for his cricket career.