Every year lakhs of students become engineers in India. It is the dream of many children that they grow up to become an engineer. According to statistics, one million engineering graduates are born annually in India and there are more than 3500 engineering colleges.
There are so many engineers born in the country that it is not possible to give jobs to everyone, so it is often seen that some change their profession. Similarly, we have some Indian cricketers who haveHe has completed his engineering degree before coming to the world of . Today we will tell you about some such cricketers.
These five Indian cricketers have engineering degrees
1. Ravichandran Ashwin
34-year-old Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin is one of the finest spinners in international cricket. However, he was dropped from the white-ball cricket team in 2017 after performing very well in limited overs. However, till date he continues to dominate in Test cricket. He has already become one of the highest wicket-takers in India in Tests.
Ravichandran Ashwin has a B.Tech degree in Information Technology from SSN College of Engineering, Chennai. After post-graduation he joined a software company. But, if it did not fill his mind, then he stepped into the world of cricket. Ashwin once said in an interview that, “As far as my engineering degree is concerned, my parents taught me after playing U-17 cricket.”