Cricketers who have Govt Job: Cricket fans are millions of people all over the world. But there is a different thing about cricket in India. Cricket in India is not just a game, it is an emotion with which fans are attached to their players. Although the national sport of India is hockey, but cricket also gets no less love in India. The Government of India also often takes some steps for these players.
Actually India has given many big players to this game, like Sunil Gavaskar, Kapil Dev, Sachin Tendulkar, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Yuvraj Singh, Gautam Gambhir, Virat Kohli etc. Let us tell you that these players have not only played this game but have taken it to great heights in India. In these, some players have also been given government jobs by the government for their excellent performance in cricket. Let us know about five popular Indian cricketers who have government jobs. Let us know in detail:
Who does not know Sachin Tendulkar, who is called the God of cricket, hardly anyone else will be able to give his contribution to Indian cricket. Let us tell you that Sachin Tendulkar started playing cricket for India at a very young age. Sachin has made many records in his name, which no one can even think of breaking. Let us tell you that in the year 2010, Sachin Tendulkar was made Group Captain in the Air Force by the Government of India.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni
The name Mahendra Singh Dhoni is enough for recognition. Actually Dhoni is a name that people consider as their idol, young cricketers learn from him. Let us tell you that Dhoni had won the World Cup for India in 2007 and 2011. Apart from this, India has also won the Champions Trophy under the captaincy of Mahi. Although Dhoni was doing a government job in the Indian Railways even before playing cricket, but Mahi left even a government job to fulfill his passion. However, due to his excellent performance, the Government of India has honored Dhoni with the title of lieutenant colonel in the Indian Army, just like Kapil Dev.
India’s best bowler Umesh Yadav made his debut in international cricket in the year 2010 and he made his Test debut in the year 2011. Umesh has become an important part of the Test team in today’s date and Umesh Yadav is a right arm pacer. Let us tell you that Umesh Yadav wanted to become a police constable, but due to failing in the written examination, he failed to do so. Later, on the basis of his excellent performance in cricket, in the year 2017, Umesh Yadav was appointed by the Reserve Bank of India as an assistant manager. Please tell that Umesh Yadav got this job under sports quota.
Who is not aware of the spin bowling pair of Indian bowler Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav? In the year 2016, both of them performed brilliantly. Let us tell you that Chahal was appointed by the Government of India to a high post in the Income Tax Office. In fact, Yuzvendra Chahal’s father had informed a media company that his son had been appointed as an Income Tax Officer by the Government of India.
India’s best player KL Rahul played his first international cricket in the year 2014, since then he has been a part of the Indian team continuously. Let us tell you that KL Rahul has rarely been a part of the Test team. In fact, due to the excellent performance of KL Rahul, in the year 2018, KL Rahul was appointed as Assistant Manager at the behest of RBI Governor SS Mundhara. KL Rahul is posted as Assistant Manager in Reserve Bank of India.