Rahul Chahar is an Indian Cricketer playing for Rajasthan for domestic cricket. He finally made his international debut for India in August 2019.
In the first-class format, Rahul played for the Rajasthan squad in the 2016-17 Ranji Trophy. Furthermore, he made his List-A debut in the 2016-17 Vijay Hazare Trophy for Rajasthan.
In February of 2017, Chahar joined the Rising Pune Supergiants team for the price of Rs. 10 lakh. For the 2018 edition of the Indian Premier League,
|Real Name||Rahul Deshraj Chahar|
|Date of Birth||4 August 1999|
|Age (as in 2021)||22 years old|
|Birth Place||Bharatpur, Rajasthan, India|
|Home Town||Bharatpur, Rajasthan, India|
Rahul joined the Mumbai Indians squad at the 2018 Indian Premier League Auction. Furthermore, during the 2018-19 Vijay Hazare Trophy, he became the leading wicket-taker by taking 20 wickets in 9 matches. For the 2018-19 Deodhar Trophy, he joined the India C squad. Furthermore, in 2019, Rahul joined the India Green Team squad for the Duleep Trophy.
Now, for the 2022 edition of the Indian Premier League, he joined the Punjab Kings franchise at the 2022 MEGA IPL Auction.
Rahul Chahar joined India’s squad for the T20 International series against the West Indies. He played his debut match on 6 August 2019. Furthermore, he made it to the list of the standby players for the Indian squad against England. The very next month, he joined the team for the very first Test.
In 2021, he joined the Indian squad for the Sri Lankan series. Furthermore, he also joined the team for the 2021 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.
Rahul Chahar was born in a Hindu family. His father’s name is Desraj Singh Chahar, and his mother’s name is Usha Chahar.
Rahul started out as a fast bowler but soon realized that he had a better performance as a spin bowler.
Furthermore, Rahul Chahar married his long-time girlfriend Ishani this March 2022.
Best Bowling Performance
To date, Rahul Chahar’s best Indian Premier League performance has to be against the Delhi Capitals at the Arun Jaitley Stadium. Though slow at first, he got his first wicket in the seventh over of the match, with Shikhar Dhawan as his victim. In the very next over, he bowled out Prithvi Shaw. Furthermore, Chahar took the most crucial wicket of the match in the eleventh over when he sent Shreyas Iyer back to the dressing room. His overall performance proved beneficial and essential for the Mumbai Indians squad.
Rahul Chahar has just made a breakthrough in his career and has, to date, played a 1 One-Day International(debut match), 5 T20 Internationals, 17 First-Class Cricket matches, and 39 List A matches.
He has taken a total of 143 wickets spreading across all formats of the game. Rahul received his best bowling figures in a First-Class cricket game, 5/59, with a bowling average of 28.62.
Chahar has scored 13, 5, 353, and 244 runs in all formats. He received the highest batting average during a first-class cricket game, 20.76.
For the 2021 edition of the Indian Premier League, he was able to get 13 wickets in 11 matches in total. The coaches of the team are also impressed with Rahul’s performance and overall growth as a player. Chahar has the potential to be a key player for the Indian national squad one day.
The fans sure hope to see him in more One-Day International matches for the Indian team. In all, Rahul Chahar is an exciting youngster with a lot of spin on the ball. This spin, in turn, helps the squad to win games and clutch at crucial moments too.
In IPL 2022, he became a part of the Punjab Kings franchise for a whopping 5.25 crore. His bowling style got the franchise 10 wickets in 8 matches. Currently, PBKS is at the 6th position in the points table with a fruitful hope of coming above.