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Ayush Badoni: Age, Height, Family, Unknown Facts, Biography And More 

Ayush Badoni is an efficient all-rounder cricketer and is currently performing for the Lucknow Super Giants in the IPL 2022.

Ayush Badoni is a potential all-rounder cricketer who plays domestically for Delhi. He is a young player with efficient set of skills which is surely helping him to get to where he went. Ayush Badoni uses his versatility to its most which impacts his performance on the field in a positive manner. He is great with the ball and is an off-spinner along with being a useful and convenient lower-order batsman. After seeing his performance in the India’s National U-19 Team, he captivated engrossment from various of the franchises pitching for him during the IPL Mega Auction 2022. Although, Lucknow Super Giants swept him away from other franchises and purchased the young cricketer for a total amount of Rs 20 Lakhs. He is currently playing in the ongoing IPL 2022. 

Ayush Badoni Overview: 

Ayush Badoni
Full NameAyush Badoni
NicknamesBaby De Villiers

The nickname ‘Baby De Villierswas given to him by his skipper (LSG’s captain), KL Rahul. Rahul nicknamed him by this name because of Ayush’s strong ability to smash 360-degree shots in every dimension of the field.  

Ayush Badoni Physical Stats: 

Physical Stats

Ayush Badoni has always been that one kid who loved sports. Although, he was pretty specific about his likeness for cricket and used to play the tournaments of the sport since he was in school. He is currently just 22 years old and therefore is an exuberant player on the field. He is also quite conscious about his diet and physical health. This awareness of being healthy will turn out as a successful thing for Ayush in the future. He has an adequately good height and is 5 feet 6 inches. The fresh cricketer also has a decent body structure as his chest measures approximately 36 inches, his waist is around 28 inches and his biceps measure around 12 inches

Heightin Centimeters: 168 cm
in Feet and Inches: 5’6
Weightin Kilograms: 59 Kgs
in Pounds: 130 lbs
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack
Body MeasurementsChest: 36 inches
Waist: 28 inches
Biceps: 12 inches

Personal Information: 

Ayush Badoni was born on the 3rd of December, 1999 in Tehri Garhwal, Uttarakhand. His family hails from a village of Devprayag block that’s situated in Uttarakhand itself. It’s called Panchayat Kwili Village. Although, following sometime after Ayush was born, his family shifted from their hometown to Delhi to reside. Then, the prodigy did his schooling from Modern School in Delhi that’s stationed at Barakhamba Road. By then, he had already started playing cricket whenever there was an event or tournaments organised by the school related to the game. However, he never let his passion jeopardize his studies as he focused with full concentration on both of his priorities. Not to mention, he excelled more or less on both of the aspects of life. 

After finishing his schooling period, he started off his university career. He went on to pursue his higher studies in Sri Venkateswara College in Delhi. As mentioned earlier, he started some serious and meticulous training to prioritize cricket as his career, following his completion of studies. He was enrolled in the Sonet Cricket Club to get trained from Tariq Sinha and Devendra Sharma, his coaches. Ayush learned all the salient features and information required to grow as a cricketer in life.  

Date Of Birth3rd December, 1999
Age (As Of April 2022)22 years old
BirthplaceTehri Garhwal, Uttarakhand
Residing PlaceDelhi
Zodiac SignSagittarius
SchoolModern Public School, Delhi
College/UniversityVenkateswara College, Delhi
Marital StatusNot yet married


Ayush Badoni

Ayush Badoni has been a cricket fanatic since the time he has been a child. And like most of the new players who have recently stepped into the cricketing career have idolized Rahul Dravid. It is no news that the legend cricketer has been an inspiration for many youngsters who wish or are working hard to be a great cricketer in the future. As a matter of fact, Rahul Dravid was the coach of the India’s U-19 Team when Ayush was selected to play in the squad. 

 It seems like ‘The Great Wall’ also developed a favoritism for the fresh cricketer because of his showcase of skills and his ability of what he can do on the field. This is because, Rahul Dravid recommended his name to be picked up for the Delhi team in the year 2020, but Unmukt Chand, was chosen instead of him. Ayush Badoni also admires AB De Villiers very much and he has also been mostly seen smashing some 360-degree shots on the field. 

However, apart from cricket as his favourite sport and its players, Ayush Badoni hasn’t showed any interests or liking towards anything else. Although, he is very fond of animals and also have a pet dog. 

Ayush’s Family Details: 


Ayush was born in Uttarakhand to parents Vivek Badoni and Vibha Badoni. His father, Vivek Badoni is a document filmmaker and that was a part of the reason why his family moved to Delhi from Uttarakhand. His father has this idea that documentary film-making would have much scope in Delhi than it did where they before lived. The same goes for Ayush’s cricketing career. He wanted to provide his son with the best cricket training as well as education to shape his future. Ayush’s mother, Vibha Badoni is a home-maker. His family hail as typically Hinduism believers. The cricketer’s grandfather was also settled in Delhi with them and was a teacher by profession. He also has a younger brother who is currently studying. He is named, Pratyush Badoni. 

Father’s NameVivek Badoni
Father’s ProfessionDocumentary Film-Maker
Mother’s NameVibha Badoni
Mother’s ProfessionHome-maker
SiblingOne younger brother
Sibling’s NamePratyush Badoni

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Professional Information: 

Ayush Badoni

Ayush Badoni played his first domestic match for Delhi in the year 2020. This was when the tournament of Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy took place. He performed decently in the competition and had scored pretty good runs. Following which, he got the opportunity to make his debut for Delhi in the Twenty-20 Cricket on the 11th of January in the year 2021. However, even after performing considerably, he has gotten very less chances to prove his worth and skills. In the year 2022, he showcased a brilliant performance with the ball as well as with the bat too. He smashed a great score of 185 runs in 202 balls during the four-day match against Sri Lanka. Not to mention, he even took a total of 4 wickets in the same game. 

After his brilliant presentation of his expertise as an all-rounder in cricket, the Lucknow Super Giants showed interest in the youngster. In the IPL Mega Auction held for the 15th season of the Indian Premier League, LSG purchased Ayush Badoni for his base price of Rs 20 Lakh. He has been currently performing for the team in IPL 2022 and the skipper of LSG has already given him a nickname for his shots. KL Rahul nicknamed the brilliant player as ‘Baby De Villiers’ when Ayush hit some amazing 360-degree shots.  

Ayush Badoni was once ignored by the Ranji Trophy selectors of Delhi and wasn’t given the opportunity that he was so obviously worth of. However, Gautam Gambhir definitely recognised the talent of the absolutely brilliant player and got him to play for Lucknow Super Giants. Presently, he has made some big headlines by performing luminously on the field in IPL 2022. 

Jersey No.11
Coach/esTariq Sinha and Devendra Sharma
Batting StyleRight-handed batsman
Bowling StyleOff-spin bowler
Major TeamsU-19 Indian Asia Cup Squad and Lucknow Super Giants (IPL)

Summarized Facts About Ayush Badoni: 

Summarized Facts
  • Ayush Badoni was born in Tehri Garhwal, Uttarakhand but later moved to Delhi with his family when he was still a kid. 
  • He completed his studies from Delhi and started training from some of the most famous coaches namely, Tariq Sinha and Devendra Sharma who had also trained renowned cricketers such as Shikhar Dhawan and Rishabh Pant
  • Ayush Badoni’s father is a documentary film-maker and his mother is a home-maker
  • He has started off his journey in the Indian Premier League playing for the Lucknow Super Giants in 2022. The franchise bought him during the auction at his base price of Rs 20 Lakh
  • Ayush idolizes Rahul Dravid and treats him as an inspiration for his career in cricket. He also has a very deep admiration for AB De Villiers

Ayush’s Contact Information: 

AddressDelhi, India
EmailNot available in the public domain
Phone NumberNot available in the public domain
Instagram Handle@ayush_badoni1
Twitter Handle@ayush_badoni1
Facebook PageNot available

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Common Questions About Ayush Badoni: 

Q. When and where Ayush Badoni was born? 

Ans. Ayush Badoni was born on 3rd of December, 1999 in Tehri Garhwal, Uttarakhand. 

Q. Who was the coach of Ayush Badoni? 

Ans. The young cricketer was trained and coached by not one but two, Tariq Sinha and Devendra Sharma. 

Q. What is the phone number of the cricketer? 

Ans. His phone number is not available on the public domain. 

Q. What was the price of Ayush Badoni for which LSG bought him during IPL Auction 2022? 

Ans. Ayush Badoni was bought for Rs 20 Lakh by LSG for IPL 2022. 

Q. What is the nick name of the cricketer? 

Ans. Ayush Badoni’s nickname is ‘Baby De Villiers’ and this name is given to him by his LSG skipper, KL Rahul owing to Ayush’s 360-degree shots. 

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