Rahul Desraj Chahar is an Indian International cricketer. He plays for Rajasthan in the domestic circuit. Dropping his studies in midway, at a very young age, he made his international debut for the Indian cricket team in August 2019 against the West Indies team. He has been a member of the Ranji trophy team too. The circle of teams Rahul has played are India U19, Rising Pune Supergiant, Rajasthan, India U23, Services, Indian Board Presidents XI, Mumbai Indians, India C, India A, Rest of India, India, India Green. His biggest turning point was joining for IPL, Rising Pune Supergiant team.
|Rahul Chahar (Cricketer)|
|Full Name||Rahul Desraj Chahar|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 175 cm|
|in meters- 1.75 m|
|in feet inches- 5’ 9”|
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 55 kg|
|in pounds- 121 lbs|
|Body Measurements (approx.)||- Chest: 38 inches|
|- Waist: 30 inches|
|- Biceps: 11 inches|
|International Debut||Test- Did Not Play|
|ODI- Did Not Play|
|T20- 6 August 2019 against West Indies at Providence Stadium|
|Jersey Number||#1 (India)|
|Domestic/State Team(s)||Rajasthan Under-16s, Rajasthan Under-22s, Rajasthan Under-19s, Rajasthan, Rising Pune Supergiant|
|Date of Birth||1999-08-04 00:00:00|
|Age (as in 2019)||20 Years|
|Girls, Family & More|
|Parents||Father- Lokendra Singh Chahar (retired from air force)|
|Mother: Florence Rabada (Lawyer)|
|Siblings||Brother- Deepak Chahar (cricketer)|
|Sister- Malati Chahar|
|Bikes Collection||A sport bike|
|Salary (as in 2018)||₹1.9 crore (IPL)|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Rahul Chahar
- Does Rahul Chahar smoke?: Not known
- Does Rahul Chahar drink alcohol?: Not known
- He is a right-hand batsman and his bowling style is the Legbreak googly.
- In his 9 List A matches, he scored 95 runs at an average of 23.75 and took 10 wickets (average-36.80).
- He grabbed 8 wickets (average-20.00) in his 7 T20s.
- His only First-class match was Rajasthan v Odisha at Patiala from 5-8 November 2016.
- His List A debut was Madhya Pradesh v Rajasthan at Chennai on 25 February 2017.
- In February 2017, he was chosen by the Rising Pune Supergiant to play in the 2017 Indian Premier League.
- On 8 April 2017, he made his T20s debut Kings XI Punjab v Rising Pune Supergiant at Indore.
- In January 2018, he was selected by the Mumbai Indians to play in the 2018 IPL.