Jeeva Kumar
Country India
Date of Birth 1981-01-06
Age 36 years
Birth Place India
Major Teams Uttar Pradesh
Playing Details Defender,Left cover

Biography

An Assistant Manager at State Bank of Mysore, Jeeva started playing for the Tamil Nadu State team in 2003 and has been representing Karnataka since 2007. He draws inspiration from his elder brother and many others from his home town, Kanyakumari, who taught him various techniques and aspects of the sport. Jeeva has represented India in the SAFF Games and Asian Games in the recent past and has also won awards at state level games in Karnataka such as the Kempegowda Awards. He has represented Alanthakarai Club, one of the largest in the state of Tamil Nadu. A strict disciplinarian at heart, Jeeva follows a rigorous fitness regime which involves strength training and regular practice matches with his SBM team post work.