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Deepak Chahar
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Deepak Chahar

India|Bowler
Deepak Chahar

INTL CAREER: 2018 - 2021

Full Name

Deepak Lokandersingh Chahar

Born

August 07, 1992, Agra, Uttar Pradesh

Age

29y 168d

Also Known As

Deepak Chahar

Batting Style

Right hand bat

Bowling Style

Right arm medium

Playing Role

Bowler

relations

(cousin)

TEAMS

Deepak Chahar is a classical swing bowler who added T20 street smarts to his game to hold the record for the best bowling figures in all T20Is: 6 for 7 against Bangladesh in 2019-20.

After making a sensational first-class cricket debut for Rajasthan in 2010-11 - 8 for 10 in Hyderabad's score of 21 all out - Chahar struggled with injuries and fitness, which was probably the reason why Greg Chappell, director of cricket at Rajasthan, had turned him down two years previously. Chahar proceeded to rediscover himself as a T20 bowler, blossoming under the captaincy of MS Dhoni in Chennai Super Kings' triumphant return to IPL in 2018.

A bowler in the mould of Praveen Kumar and Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Chahar learnt swing bowling in the coaching academy of his father, who would make sure his son bowled only with the new ball despite the financial strain procuring so many new balls brought. Dhoni shrewdly used him with the new ball, often bowling three overs of his in the Powerplay, but Chahar kept working on his other skills and turned himself into a capable bowler at the death, which was evident in his world-record effort: four of his six wickets, including a hat-trick, came with a wet old ball in dewy conditions, against Bangladesh in November 2019.

Career Averages

Bowling
FormatMatInnsBallsRunsWktsBBIBBMAveEconSR4w5w10w
ODI5521621962/372/3736.506.0836.0000
T20I1717367496236/76/721.568.1015.9010
FC4677796144961308/1012/6434.583.3861.2841
List A484820231764625/275/2728.455.2332.6010
T20115115246731331316/76/723.917.6118.8320
Batting & Fielding
FormatMatInnsNORunsHSAveBFSR100s50s4s6sCtSt
ODI5328769*87.0010483.65018110
T20I17552221*-9244.44002110
FC46641097557*18.05175555.550212632180
List A4833545569*16.2556580.53023023100
T20115432028755*12.47221129.86011420240
Deepak Lokandersingh Chahar
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Recent Matches - Player

MATCHBATBOWLDATEGROUNDFORMAT
India A vs SA A104/45 & 0/2806-Dec-2021BloemfonteinFC
India vs New Zealand21*1/2621-Nov-2021KolkataT20I # 1446
India vs New Zealand--1/4219-Nov-2021RanchiT20I # 1440
India vs New Zealand--1/4217-Nov-2021JaipurT20I # 1434
Super Kings vs KKR--1/3215-Oct-2021Dubai (DSC)T20

Photos


Deepak Chahar dropped a catch off his own bowling
Deepak Chahar hits one through the off side
Rahul Chahar exults after getting Martin Guptill
The Chennai Super Kings players' kids join in the celebrations
Deepak Chahar celebrates the wicket of Shubman Gill with MS Dhoni
MS Dhoni leads Chennai Super Kings out