Yuzvendra Chahal Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Family, Relationship, Net Worth, Best Photos, Facts, and more 2022

Yuzvendra Chahal
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Name: Yuzvendra Chahal

Profession: International Cricketer

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Full Name:Yuzvendra Singh Chahal
Profession:International Cricketer
Famous as:Wrist Spinner
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Birthday:23 July 1990
First International Match:11 June 2016 against Zimbabwe(ODI)
IPL Team:Rajasthan Royals (as of 2022)

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Who is Yuzvendra Chahal? About Cricketer

Yuzvendra Singh Chahal (born July 23, 1990) is a former chess player and cricketer from India. In Indian domestic cricket, he represents Haryana. He is now a member of the IPL’s Rajasthan Royals franchise. He has represented India in both One Day Internationals (ODIs) and Twenty20 Internationals (T20Is) cricket matches, as well as in chess.

He’s a left-handed leg-break bowler. Chahal became only the second player in T20I history to take six wickets, and the first Indian to do so. In an international cricket match, he was the first concussion substitute to be named Man of the Match.

On 11 June 2016, he made his One Day International (ODI) debut against Zimbabwe at Harare Sports Club. Richmond Mutumbami was his first ODI wicket. On June 18, 2016, he made his Twenty20 International (T20I) debut against Zimbabwe in Harare.

He became the first Indian bowler to record a five-wicket haul in T20Is on February 1, 2017, with scores of 6/25 against England. Yuzvendra Chahal was also the first legspinner to take a fifer and a six-wicket haul in a T20I, and he still holds the record for the finest legspin bowling in T20I history (6/25).

Yuzvendra Chahal proposed to Dhanashree Verma, a YouTuber, dance choreographer, and dentist, on August 8, 2020, and the couple married on December 22, 2020, in a private ceremony in Gurgaon.

Life History/Career Path of Yuzvendra Chahal

Yuzvendra Chahal was born on 23 July, 1990 to K.K. Chahal and Sunita Devi Chahal. Mumbai Indians signed Chahal for the first time in 2011. He only played in one IPL game in three seasons, against Kolkata Knight Riders on April 24. In the Final against Royal Challengers Bangalore, he took 2 for 9 in 3 overs to help Mumbai defend their 139-run total and win the match. He was purchased by the Royal Challengers Bangalore for INR 10 lakh at the 2014 IPL players auction.

He was picked to the 14-man squad that toured Zimbabwe in 2016 and made his debut against Zimbabwe on June 11, 2016 at Harare Sports Club. On 18 June 2016, he made his T20I debut against Zimbabwe in Harare, taking Malcolm Waller for his first T20I wicket. Yuzvendra Chahal was the first legspinner to take a fifer and a six-wicket haul in a T20I, and he holds the record for the finest legspin bowling in T20I history (6/25).

He had the most T20I wickets (23) of any bowler in 2017. He was picked to India’s squad for the 2019 Cricket World Cup in April 2019. He finished the World Cup with a total of 12 wickets. He became India’s third bowler to take 50 wickets in T20Is in November 2019, during the third T20I against Bangladesh.

Chahal replaced Ravindra Jadeja in the opening T20I match against Australia on December 4, 2020, due to a concussion.  Chahal was chosen man of the match later on, making him the first concussion substitute to win the accolade in an international cricket match.

Chahal is the only cricketer who has also represented India in chess. He represented India in chess at the World Youth Chess Championship, however he later dropped out due to a lack of sponsorship.

Personal Life:

Age (as in 2022):31
Date of Birth:23 July 1990
Birth Place:Jind, Harayana, India
Zodiac sign:Leo
Hometown:Jind, Haryana, India
School:DAV Public School, Jind
College/University:Mahatma Gandhi College of Health Science, Haryana
Educational Qualification:Graduate
Tattoo:Not Revealed Yet
Hobbies:Playing Chess, Travelling, Memes

Physical Status:

Height (approx.):in feet:-  5 ft 6 in
in meters:- 1.68 m
Weight(approx.):62 kg (in kilograms)
137 lbs (in pounds)
Body Measurements (approx.):

-Chest: 35 Inches
-Waist: 27 Inches
-Biceps: 9 Inches

Eye Colour :Brown
Hair Colour:Black
Sexual Orientation:Straight
Blood Group:Not Revealed Yet

Yuzvendra Chahal Statistics

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First thing in the life of Yuzvendra Chahal

Test Debut:Not Yet
ODI Debut:June 11, 2016 against Zimbabwe at Harare Sports Club
T20I Debut:June 18, 2016 against Zimbabwe at Harare Sports Club
Test Captain Debut:Not Yet
ODI Captain Debut:Not Yet
T20I Captain Debut:Not Yet

Relationship, Girlfriend, Wife:

Marital Status:Married
Divorce Date:Not Yet
Marriage Date:December 22, 2020
Friends:Not Revealed Yet

Dhanashree Verma

Dhanashree Verma

Jos Buttler's Family:

Family Bio/Wiki

Dhanashree Verma

Dhanashree Verma


K.K Chahal

K.K Chahal


Sunita Devi

Sunita Devi


2 Elder Sisters

Yuzvendra Chahal Sisters

Sibling in law:None

Favourite Things of Yuzvendra Chahal

All the things given below are Yuzvendra Chahal’s very favorite things that we have collected by looking at online and news magazines and wiki.

Favourite EntrepreneursNone
Favourite PoliticianNone
Favourite watch brandRolex Datejust
Favourite CricketerSachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, Kevin Pietersen, Shane Warne
Favourite FootballerCristiano Ronaldo
Favourite FoodsButter Chicken, Rajma-Chawal
Favourite ActorsAkshay Kumar, Randeep Hooda
Favourite ActressKatrina Kaif
Favourite Film/MovieNot Revealed Yet
Favourite SingerNone
Favourite Color(s)None
Favourite PerfumeNone
Favourite SportCricket, Football and Chess
Favourite SongNone
Favourite BrandsNone
Favourite CarsNot Revealed Yet
Favourite QuotesN/A
TattooNot revealed yet
Favourite DestinationMaldives, Paris, Greece
Favourite Cricket Ground:M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru
Jersey Number3
Loves to play againstNot revealed yet

Jos Buttler Cars Collection:

Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Assets/Properties of Yuzvendra Chahal

HouseNot Revealed Yet
Land or other assets with approx. value: None

Yuzvendra Chahal Net Worth / Salary:

Net Worth in 2021$5Million (approx.)
Indian Rupees 38.83 Crores
Monthly Income INR 50 Lakh+
Money Factor:Cricket, ADS, Promotions
Yearly Income N/A

Best Photos of Yuzvendra Chahal

Yuzi Chahal Best Photo
Yuzvendra Chahal in Indian Jersey
Yuzvendra Chahal Iconic Pose
Yuzvendra Chahal in Rajasthan Royals
Yuzvendra Chahal Indian Spinner
Yuzvendra Chahal in RCB

Top 5 Yuzvendra Chahal Quotes

I don't want to bulk up as that would affect my bowling and running style. I have learnt to accept my body and I handle criticism positively.

I realized that at the World Cup - which incidentally was my first ever World Cup - the media would be commenting not only on our game, but also on our different styles. That's why I decided to seek professional help to put my looks together.

To kill time, I went to learn dance and there I met my to-be wife. She is a choreographer.

Sometimes giving a single is better than risk being hit around. You can then attack to take wickets.

Honestly, I didn't expect my call-up. I was just playing my game and will continue giving my best. Rest will be taken care by selectors. If they think I am good enough, they will take me in. Champions Trophy is a very big stage and there will be lot more opportunities for me in the coming future.

Did you know about Yuzvendra Chahal Facts!!

1. He was an international chess player.

Chahal has been interested in chess and cricket since he was seven years old. At age-group events, he did reasonably well in chess. During his adolescence, Chahal competed in Asian and youth chess competitions for India. He is still listed on FIDE’s official website as having received a 1946 rating.

2. He was a medium pacer at beginning.

Chahal began his career as a medium pacer, but he later turned his focus to leg spin, which he has perfected.

3. He had an interesting incident during 2011 with teammates.

His teammate Symonds and Blizzard planned to throw Chahal into the ice tub during the 2011 CLT20 because he disliked ice baths. When Symonds and Blizzard threw Chahal into the tub with his clothing on, Rob Gibbson assisted them. The amusing aspect was that Chahal had to dash to the hotel in a towel right away, while everyone else was having a good laugh.

4. His debut came against Zimbabwe.

Chahal was called up by India for a bilateral series in Zimbabwe following his outstanding performance in the IPL 2016. He appeared in all three One-Dayers and Twenty20 Internationals. Chahal grabbed six wickets in three One-Day games at an average of 12.83, while he also claimed three wickets in T20Is. In the second One-Day International, he got three wickets, namely Vusi Sibanda, Sikandar Raza, and Elton Chigumbura, and gave 25 runs in six overs with two maidens.

5. RCB was his life changer franchise.

Chahal only played one match during his three-year tenure with MI, from 2011 to 2013, before being purchased by RCB in 2014. He had a good debut year at RCB, putting in 12 wickets in 14 matches. Chahal was the most successful and highest-wickettaker for RCB the next season, with 23 wickets in 15 games. He was the third highest wicket-taker in the 2015 season, and he maintained that trend in 2016, becoming the tournament’s second highest wicket-taker with 21 wickets in 13 matches. In the 2016 IPL, he was again named Most Valuable Player of the Tournament.

FAQs About Cricketer Yuzvendra Chahal?

He was born on 23 July 1990.

Yuzvendra Chahal was the Purple cap winner with 27 wickets.

He is inspired to play cricket from Late Shane Warne.

He studied from  DAV Public School, Jind, Haryana.

He is currently of 31 years.

He was married to Youtuber, Choreographer Dhanashree Verma on December 22, 2020.

He is currently in Rajasthan Royals as of 2022 and won purple cap too in the same edition.

His net worth as of 2022 is $5 Milion.

He wears jersey number 3.

His parents are K.K Chahal and Sunita Devi.

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