Deepak Chahar Biography: Age, Height, Wife, Family, Career Statistics & Records

Deepak Chahar

Deepak Chahar Singh’s Early Life: Deepak Chahar is a cricketer who represents India on the international stage. He was born on August 7, 2003. In domestic cricket, he plays for Rajasthan, while in the Indian Premier League, he plays for Chennai Super Kings. He bowls right-arm medium-fast and is an all-rounder in the bowling department.

Deepak Chahar Debut

During his first-class cricket debut in the 2010–11 Ranji Trophy, Chahar got eight wickets for ten runs (8/10) against Hyderabad. As a result, Hyderabad was bowled out for 21 runs, the lowest total in the history of the Ranji Trophy. A youth contract with Rising Pune Supergiants, a cricket team competing in the Indian Premier League Twenty20, was quickly offered to Chahar due to his swing bowling.

In October 2016, he participated in the Rajasthan development camp in Jaipur, where he worked with international trainers Ian Pont and Catherine Dalton.

Chennai Super Kings acquired him in the 2018 Indian Premier League auction in January of that year. In October of 2018, he was given a spot on the India B team that would compete in the Deodhar Trophy for the 2018–19 season.

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During the auction for the 2022 Indian Premier League competition in February 2022, he was acquired by Chennai Super Kings. On the other hand, he later had a back ailment and was forced to withdraw from the competition. [

Deepak Chahar International career

He made history by becoming the first male cricketer from India to ever take a hat-trick in a Twenty20 International (T20I) game. After Chahar took six wickets for seven runs against Bangladesh in a Twenty20 International match in January 2020, he was presented with the Twenty20 International Performance of the Year award by the International Cricket Council (ICC).

In May 2018, India announced that Chahar would travel to England with the team to compete in Twenty20 International (T20I) matches. On July 8 July 8, 2018, he played in his first Twenty20 International and took one wicket. During the One-Day International competition in September 2018 during the Asia Cup, he made his debut against Afghanistan.

Chahar made his first fifty in an ODI in July 2021, and in September of that same year, he was selected as one of three reserve players for India’s squad to compete in the 2021 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup. In one-day international matches in January 2022, he scored his second fifty against South Africa.

Deepak Chahar Personal Life

His father, Lokendra Singh Chahar, served in the Indian Air Force for several years before retiring, and his mother, Pushpa Chahar, is a housewife. Malti Chahar, his older sister and an actress in Bollywood films, is his only sibling.

In the middle of his team’s final league-stage encounter in the 2021 Indian Premier League, he got down on one knee and proposed to his girlfriend, Jaya Bhardwaj. A wedding occurred between the two on June 1, 2022, in Agra.

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