Yuzvendra Singh Chahal is a right-arm leg break bowler, a right-handed batsman who plays for the Indian Cricket Team and represented his team in both One Day Internationals and Twenty20 Internationals. He represented Haryana, his birthplace city during first-class cricket career which he debuts in 2009 to present.
Chahal consistently maintains his bowling length, usually, he bowls dot balls and builds pressure which surely forces a batsman to go for striking that results breakthroughs for his team.
Chahal represented Mumbai Indians during IPL 2012 & 2013 but for next IPL season 2014 to present he played for Royal Challengers Bangalore during the Indian Premier League, a franchise of Indian Premier League.
He is one of the only two players in T20I to pick up 6 wickets haul after Umar Gul which he achieved. He is the only and first Indian player so far to take his five-wicket haul in T20Is.
Chahal is the first Indian bowler to pick up a fifer as well as 6 wickets haul in a T20I, with the best bowling figure of 6/25 against England.
Chahal bowls at an average speed of 109 km/h a seam-up delivery. He took the most wickets (23) in T20Is in 2017 by any bowler.
In April 2019, he was named in India’s squad for the 2019 Cricket World Cup.
Chahal International & First Class Career Stats
|Match Format||Test||ODI||T20||First Class|
|ICC Batting Rankings||–||–||–||–|
|ICC Bowling Rankings||–||8||20||–|
Yuzvendra Chahal Profile and Major Teams
|Full Name||Yuzvendra Chahal|
|Date of Birth||23 July 1990, Jind, Haryana, India|
|Bowling Style||Right-arm leg break|
|ODI Debut||11 June 2016 v Zimbabwe (cap 211)|
|T20 Debut||18 June 2016 v Zimbabwe (cap 60)|
|Last ODI||10 March 2019 v Australia|
|Last T20||27 February 2019 v Australia|
|Major Teams||India, Haryana, Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore|