Laxmipathy Balaji is a former fast bowler of the Indian cricket team. Laxmipathy Balaji impressed everyone in the early days of his international cricket. However, Laxmipathy Balaji could not maintain his rhythm for long and dropped out of the team.
Laxmipathy Balaji took 27 wickets for India in 8 Tests at an average of 37 while he took 34 wickets at an average of 40 in 30 ODIs. Laxmipathy Balaji has 10 wickets in 5 T20 matches. Laxmipathy Balaji's life journey has been very spectacular. In today's article, we are going to tell you some secrets related to his life.
1- Lakshmipathy Balaji was born on 27 September 1981 in Uthukadu village in Kanchipuram district of Tamil Nadu. Balaji started his cricketing career while playing from the same state.
2- In the ODI series played against India and Pakistan in 2003-04, Balaji hit a skyscraper six on the ball of Shoaib Akhtar in a match played on 24 March. At the Tea Party held after this match, then the current President of Pakistan praised Balaji and said that he took away the match from Pakistan.
3- Balaji became so famous during this series that at that time many Pakistani girls used to propose to Balaji by writing 'Will you marry me' in their hands during the match.
4- This veteran player of Indian team married the very beautiful Priya Thalur in 2013. Let me tell you Priya is a model. Both first met in 2009.