|Full Name||Yuzvendra Singh Chahal|
|Profession||Indian Cricketer (Spin Bowler)|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 168 cm
in meters- 1.68 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 6”
|Weight (approx.)||in Kilograms- 62 kg
in Pounds- 137 lbs
|International Debut||Test– N/A
ODI– 11 June 2016 against Zimbabwe at Harare
T20– 18 June 2016 against Zimbabwe at Harare
|Jersey Number||#3 (India)
#3 (IPL, County Cricket)
|Domestic/State Team||Haryana, Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore|
|Nature on field||Aggressive|
|Records (main ones)||• Highest wicket taker for Royal Challengers Bangalore in 2015.
• Records 3rd best figures in T20 Internationals with 6/25 in 4 overs, against England, Bengaluru in 2017.
• 1st Indian bowler to record a 5-wicket haul in T20 Internationals.
|Career Turning Point||Performance in the 2013 Champions League T20.|
|Date of Birth||23 July 1990|
|Age (as in 2020)||30 Years|
|Birthplace||Jind, Haryana, India|
|Hometown||Jind, Haryana, India|
|School||DAV Public School, Jind|
|Family||Father– K K Chahal (Advocate)
Mother– Sunita Devi
Sisters– 2 (Both elders)
|Hobbies||Playing chess, Travelling|
|Cricketers||Batsman: Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, Kevin Pietersen
Bowler: Shane Warne
|Cricket Ground||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru|
|Chess Players||Viswanathan Anand, Abhijeet Gupta|
|Football Team||Real Madrid C.F.|
|Food||Butter Chicken, Rajma-Chawal|
|Travel Destination||Maldives, Greece, Paris|
|Actors||Akshay Kumar, Randeep Hooda|
|Girls, Family & More|
|Engagement Date||8 August 2020|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Tanishka Kapoor (Actress, Rumour)
Some Lesser Known Facts About Yuzvendra Chahal
- Does Yuzvendra Chahal drink alcohol?: Yes
- Chahal developed a great interest in both chess and cricket at the age of 7.
- Due to his thin physique, his friends used to call him “single haddi (bone).”
- He performed exceptionally well in his age-group chess tournaments; was the India national junior champion (U-12) in chess, and represented India in the World Cup in 2003 in Greece, with an overall career rating of 1946.
- Though he wanted to pursue his career in chess, he quit playing it professionally for it being an expensive sport, and he was finding it difficult to get sponsors. Due to it, he got more inclined to cricket.
- He started playing cricket as a medium-fast bowler but later on, he became a leg spinner.