Yuzvendra Chahal is an Indian cricketer. He was born in Jind, Haryana, India on the 23rd of July in the year 1990. He is a famous right-handed batsman and has the bowling style of Right-arm leg break. He is a famous Indian cricketer who is mostly seen in ODI and T20 matches. He was a national-level chess player in his childhood and switched his career from a chess player to a cricketer.
The major reason for him to switch his career was that he was facing difficulties in finding sponsors in chess and started playing cricket.
He started his career by becoming a national player in chess and then he switched his career from being a chess player to a cricketer. He created the history of the first player to represent India in chess and cricket. In November 2009, he made his first-class debut by playing against Madhya Pradesh in Indore. In the year 2013, he started playing in IPL for the team Mumbai Indians.
Then he was selected for the Indian cricket team in 14-man for the tour of Zimbabwe. On the 1st of February in the year 2017, he created history by becoming the first Indian border to take 5 wickets in a T20 match while playing against England.
His father’s name is K K Chahal, and he is an advocate by profession. His mother’s name is Sunita Devi, she is a housewife. He has two elder sisters who are settled in Australia. On the 8th of August in the year 2022, he got engaged to his girlfriend Dhanashree Varma who is a YouTuber and a dancer. On the 22nd of December in the year 2020, they got married to each other with everyone’s blessings.
Yuzvendra Chahal Bio
|Real Name||Yuzvendra Singh Chahal|
|Nick Name||Yuvi, Chahal|
|Date of Birth||23rd July 1990|
|Age (in years)||32 Years|
|Birth Place||Jind, Haryana, India|
|Home Town||Jind, Haryana, India|
|Family||Father: K. K. Chahal |
Mother: Sunita Devi
|Siblings||Brother: Not Known|
Sister: Not Known
|Height||5’6″ (in Feet Inches)|
1.68 m (in meters)
168 cm (in centimeters)
|Weight||137 Ibs (in Pounds)|
62 Kgs (in kilograms)
|Body Measurements||Chest: 36 Inches|
Waist: 28 Inches
Biceps: 10 Inches
Education Details & Debut
|Schooling||DAV Public School, Jind|
Social Media Info
He uses social media platforms actively. He uses different social media platforms like Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, and Instagram. He has over 3.2M followers on Twitter, 8.1M followers on his Instagram page, and 1.2M followers on Facebook. If you want to follow his latest update you can follow him by using the given links below.
Yuzvendra Chahal Instagram- @yuzi_chahal23
Yuzvendra Chahal Twitter- @yuzi_chahal
Some Lesser Known Facts About Yuzvendra Chahal
- He has played 67 ODI matches and has an average of 26.4 in which he took 118 wickets, and has an economy of 5.23 so far.
- He has played 66 T20I matches and has an average of 24.33 in which he took 83 wickets, and has an economy of 8.11 so far.
- He has played 131 T20 matches and has an average of 21.83 in which he took 166 wickets, and has an economy of 7.61 so far.
- His net worth is approximately $5 million.