Deepak Chahar (Cricketer) Height, Age, Girlfriend, Wife, Family, Biography & More

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Age: 31 Years
Wife: Jaya Bhardwaj
Hometown: Agra

Deepak Chahar

Full NameDeepak Lokandersingh Chahar
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 180 cm
in meters- 1.8 m
in feet inches- 5’ 11”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms-75 kg
in pounds-165 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 40 inches
- Waist: 30 inches
- Biceps: 14 inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
International DebutTest- Did Not Play
ODI- 25 September 2018 against Afghanistan at Dubai International Cricket Stadium
T20- 8 July 2018 against England at County Ground
Domestic/State TeamsRajasthan, Rising Pune Supergiants, Rajasthan Royals
Records (main ones)• November 2010: Defeated Hyderabad by 21 runs, which is the lowest ever total in Indian domestic cricket.
• Ranji season 2010: At the age of 18, became the second highest wicket-taker (30 wickets at the average of 19.63).
Career Turning PointTook 8 wickets in his first-class debut against Hyderabad at Jaipur in 2010-11 Ranji Trophy season
Personal Life
Date of Birth7 August 1992 (Friday)
Age (as of 2023) 31 Years
BirthplaceAgra, Uttar Pradesh, India
Zodiac signLeo
HometownAgra, Uttar Pradesh, India
FamilyFather- Lokendra Singh Chahar(retired from air force)
Mother- Pushpa Chahar (Homemaker)
Cousin Brother- Rahul Chahar (cricketer)
Rahul Chahar
Sister- Malti Chahar (model, actress and Miss India 2014 finalist)
Deepak Chahar With His Sister Malti Chahar
Coach(es)/Mentor(s)Navendu Tyagi, Amit Asawa
Caste Jaat
Girls, Family & More
GirlfriendJaya Bhardwaj (business professional)
Jaya Bhardwaj with Deepak Chahar
Marital StatusMarried
Marriage Date1 June 2022
Deepak Chahar and Jaya Bhardwaj wedding photo
Wife/SpouseJaya Bhardwaj
Money Factor
Salary (as of 2018)Rs. 80 lakh (IPL)
Deepak Chahar

Some Lesser Known Facts About Deepak Chahar

  • He is a right-hand batsman and a medium pace bowler.
  • He is a good swinger who can throw the ball at a speed of 140 km per hour.
  • At the age of 10, his father brought him to Zila Cricket Academy in Jaipur and introduced him to his coach Navendu Tyagi.
  • His father resigned his own job to pay full attention to Deepak’s cricket career and used to ride with him on a bike from Surat to Hanumangarh to make him practice six hours daily at the cricket academy of the town.
  • In 2008, he was rejected to play in the state-level by the former director of Rajasthan Cricket Association Academy Greg Chappell who said that he couldn’t play cricket on a higher level.
  • On 25 October 2010, his T20 debut was Rajasthan v Vidarbha at Jaipur.
  • In November 2010, he made his first-class debut (Rajasthan v Hyderabad) at Jaipur.
  • On 10 February 2010, he has made his List A debut (Rajasthan v Vidarbha) at Indore.
  • He has grabbed 21 wickets in 4 under-19 matches (Cooch Behar Trophy and Vinoo Mankad trophy).
  • In his 40 first-class matches, he has scored 883 runs at the average of 18.39 with 113 wickets (average- 36.44). Deepak Chahar
  • In his 9 List A matches, he has hit only 47 runs (average- 7.83) including 14 wickets (average- 25.42).
  • His total score in 25 T20 matches is 98 (average- 9.80) with 29 wickets (average- 22.34).
  • He got 5 wickets for 15 runs in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, which is one of the best performances of his career.
  • From 2011 to 2014, he suffered from different types of injuries and ailments that affected his cricket career badly.
  • In January 2018, he was selected by Chennai Super Kings at ₹80 lakh to play in the Indian Premier League.
  • He doesn’t eat fast food and likes to eat the meal cooked by his father who (according to Deepak) is his real coach and inspiration.
  • In November 2019, he claimed two hat-tricks in three days during the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy.
  • After his cricket match (Chennai Super Kings with Punjab Kings) on 7 October 2021, he bent down on his knees and proposed his girlfriend Jaya Bhardwaj for marriage.


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