Yuzvendra Chahal Profile, Career Info, Records & Stats

Yuzvendra Chahal

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.

Yuzvendra Chahal Career Stats

Match FormatTestODIT20First Class
Matches 402931
Runs Scored344299
Batting Averages11.334.008.79
Strike Rate50.7444.4429.88
Balls Bowled21136815463
Bowling Averages23.8319.9333.21
5-Wickets Haul212
Best Bowling6/426/256/44
ICC Batting Rankings     –
ICC Bowling Rankings820

Yuzvendra Chahal Profile

Full NameYuzvendra Chahal
Date of Birth23 July 1990, Jind, Haryana, India
Current Age28
Height1.68 m
NicknameYuzi, Tilli
T-Shirt No.3
Playing RollBowler
Batting StyleRight-handed
Bowling StyleRight-arm leg break
Test Debut———-
ODI Debut11 June 2016 v Zimbabwe (cap 211)
T20 Debut18 June 2016 v Zimbabwe (cap 60)
Last Test————-
Last ODI10 March 2019 v Australia
Last T2027 February 2019 v Australia
Major TeamsIndia, Haryana, Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore
Updated: 06/11/2019 — 4:39 pm