We all know cricketers for their playing skills. But have you ever come across their educational qualifications. So here are a few famous cricket personalities and their shocking qualification.
1) Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli is the most charming cricketer. With an achievement of 70 centuries, he has captained about 90 matches. He has a lot of fans. However he is just 12th pass out. Yes you heard it right. He dropped out from his studies for his cricket training.
2) Mahendra Singh Dhoni
Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who is famous as Mahi. As a captain he has been a part of 332 matches. He completed his B.COM from Christ University. As a part of dedication for cricket he backed out from his studies
3) Kapil Dev
Kapil Dev, who is famous for his fast bowling. The reason for India’s first victory in the World cup. After his studies at D.A.V school, he entered international cricket in 1978. He has also a non graduate with 12th pass.
4) Rahul Dravid
Famous as Mr. Dependable, Rahul Dravid is known for his batting Technique. He pursued B.Com from St.Joseph college in Bangalore. During the selection of cricket team, he was pursuing his MBA.
5) Shikhar Dhawan
The Gabbar of cricket, gave importance to his passion over his education. Like many other cricketers, Dhawan completed his 12th standard. After which he spend his whole time in cricket.
6) Anil Kumble
Anil Kumble is the most educated cricketer. He holds a mechanical engineering degree. In the international career of 18 years, Kumble played around 400 matches.
7) Rohit Sharma
The present Indian cricket captain. He is also among those who gave up on their higher education for cricket. He completed his 12th Standard from Swami Vivekananda School. Post this he backed out in order to focus on his cricket career.
8) Hardhik Pandya
The explosive cricketer, known for his batting and bowling skills. He completed his 8th standard. And later dropped out just for the sake of cricket.
No matter what, we will have the same love towards cricket.
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