VVS Laxman – Biography, Career, Awards and Net Worth
VVS Laxman is a former Indian cricketer who is highly regarded for his elegant batting styles. His full name is Vengipurapu Venkata Sai Laxman. He was India’s hope whenever Indian cricket team was in crisis. Laxman scored lot of runs when the team needed him most. That’s why, we called him as “Very Very Special”.
VVS laxman used to be the backbone of Indian cricket team batting order along with Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid and Virender Sehwag. He established himself different from his team members by his calm and collected behavior. He is celebreted for his timing on ball and wristy shots. He is very selfless cricketer and always put Indian team above other things.
Caption: VVS Laxman with his wife
VVS Laxman : Childhood, Family and Personal Details
VVS Laxman was born on 1 November 1974 in Hyderabad to Dr. V. Shantaram and Dr. V. Satyabhama. He has one brother. He completed his early education from Little Flower High School, Hyderabad and higher education from Teri University, New Delhi. He Is among few player who has Honorary Doctorate Degree.
He is married to G.R. Sailaja and lives happy married life with one son and one daughter. He practices Hinduism anl loves to celebrate different festivals with family, friends and fans. This scorpion cricketing star is a big fan of Mohammed Azharuddin.
He is fondly called as Lachu Bhai. He is tall in height by Indian standard i.e. 6’1″. His hair is black in colour and eye is dark brown. He is strict vegatarian and loves to eat south indian cuisines and listen S Balasubraniam. He is follower of Sathya Sai Baba.
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VVS Laxman : Career, Achievements and Awards
He started to watch and play cricket from early age. Krishnamohan played crucial role in the growth and development of our special player. He made his internation debut in 1996. The key moment of VVS Laxman career was when he scored 281 runs against Australia and lead India to almost impossible victory. Those special moments made him “Very Very Special”.
VVS Laxman was honoured by Padma Shree and Arjuna Award by the Government of India in recognition of his achievement and contribution towards game. He won Wisden Cricketer of the year for 2002. He is higly remembered for his batting in second innings in test match.
VVS Laxman : Net Worth and Assets
VVS Laxman has estimated net worth of $12 Million. He amassed huge money by playing cricket for long time, doing commentry in cricket matches and endorsing various brands. He is a brand ambassador for PETA and Swachh Bharat.
As there is saying that, sometime you may not get all things you deserve in this world. Although he has brillient carrer and able to win our hearts, he never get chance to play in Cricket World Cup. Who knows? India may have won another World Cup, if we have our very very special player. Nevertheless, VVS laxman is a champion and our beloved.