We all are aware of the fact that most of the cricketers are less or uneducated. Cricket’s fan following is enormous in India. It is followed like a religion and people are mad about it. Almost everyone has watched a cricket match at least once in his or her life.  But, if we talk about the educational qualifications of all the players, what are they qualified up to? Yes, the cricketers have pursued their degree apart from pursuing their passion. You will be stunned to know that there are many cricketers who have engineering, IAS, medicine, commerce, astrophysics, Business Administration and other degrees. Here, we present you the list of cricketers who are highly qualified.

VVS Laxman got admission in a medical college but later chose cricket.

In 1996, he made his first debut against South Africa and in 2006 his last ODI was also against South Africa. He has done his schooling from Little Flower High School, Hyderabad. After Class 12, he got admitted in a medical degree course but conclusively decided to follow his passion and chose cricket as his career.

VVS Laxman - 5 Indian Cricketers Who Are Highly Educated

Ajinkya Rahane is a Commerce graduate.

One of the most consistent player Indian Cricket Team has ever got is Ajinkya Rahane. He is the rising star of Indian cricket and made his test debut in 2013 against Australia. His last ODI was also against Australia in 2015. He completed his graduation in Commerce before following his passion and joining Indian cricket team.

Ajinkya Rahane - 5 Indian Cricketers Who Are Highly Educated

Ravichandran Ashwin is a BTech in Information Technology.

The player who is likely known as the game changer made his test debut in 2011 against West Indies and his last ODI was against Australia in 2015. He holds a BTech degree in Information Technology from a reputed college in Chennai.

Ravichandran-Ashwin - 5 Indian Cricketers Who Are Highly Educated

Murali Vijay holds a post graduate degree in economics.

The man with class, Murali Vijay is been in a very good form in the last couple of years. The moustache man after making his test debut in 2006 against Australia played his last ODI against Sri Lanka in the year 2013. Murali is a post graduate in economics.

Murali Vijay - 5 Indian Cricketers Who Are Highly Educated

Rahul Dravid got selected in the Indian National Cricket Team while studying MBA.

Rahul Dravid is one of the finest batsmen in cricket history is also known as “The Wall”. In 1996, he made his test debut and played his last test match in 2012. After completing his schooling at St. Joseph’s Boy’s High School, Banglore, he completed his graduation in commerce from St. Joseph’s College of Commerce Bangalore. Later, when he was in between his MBA he got selected in the Indian National Cricket Team.

Rahul Dravid - 5 Indian Cricketers Who Are Highly Educated

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