Deepak Lokendrasingh Chahar is an Indian medium-pace bowler. Chahar was born on 7 August 1992. The 28-year-old hails from Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India. Navendu Tyagi is the guru of Deepak Chahar. He did his schooling from G.D. Goenka Public School, Agra. At a very young age, Deepak’s father started to frame his career in cricket. He joined the Zila Cricket Academy in Jaipur at the age of 10. In order to back Deepak to the international level, his father quit his job and dedicated his life to make a very fine cricketer for India.
Greg Chappell, former Director of Rajasthan Cricket Academy, rejected Deepak Chahar when he was 16 years old. Despite being rejected by a great cricketer, Chahar believed in his quality and became a very successful player in India. Getting even a single chance to represent India in cricket is not that easy. He is famous in India for his impressive swing blowing. The Rajasthan Royals, who are the best in the IPL in terms of making and presenting new talents, gave a chance to Chahar with the Youth Contract.
Deepak Chahar represents Rajasthan in domestic cricket and the Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League (IPL).
Chahar has taken two wickets in three One Day Internationals (ODI) for India. In the Twenty20 International format, Deepak has taken 17 wickets in 10 matches.
The Agra-based medium-pace bowler is still waiting for his Test debut. In the first-class cricket, Deepak Lokendrasingh Chahar has taken 126 wickets in 45 matches. He made his ODI debut against Afghanistan in Dubai (DSC), Sep 25, 2018. Against England in Bristol in June 2018, Chahar played his first T20I for Team India. Chahar holds a great experience of playing his beloved cricket as he has played for the Chennai Super Kings, India A, Indian Board President’s XI, the Rajasthan, Rajasthan Royals and the Rising Pune Supergiants. Chahar hails MS Dhoni’s impact in his rapid development as a blower.
CSK captain Dhoni leads Chahar in the IPL. His bowling style is Right-arm medium. Chahar presented a great figure of 8/10 on his debut in the first-class cricket, which came against Hyderabad in Jaipur in the 2010-11 season. If we take just an innings in the first-class cricket, this is still Chahar’s best bowling figures. In the T20I format, he has also taken a hat-trick.
Deepak Chahar – Family
Malati Chahar and Sanjana Chahar are Deepak Chahar’s sisters. His father’s name is Lokendra Singh Chahar, who is a retired member of the Indian Air Force (IAF). Florence Rabada is Chahar’s mother. She a professional lawyer. Malti Chahar works as a model, while Sanjana Chahar works in the medical field. Rahul Chahar, Deepak’s cousin brother is also a professional cricketer.
Malti Chahar had made her appearance in some Indian television (TV) show. On the famous Kapil Sharma show in 2019, Malti made it clear that Deepak hasn’t got any girlfriend but she is trying her level best to find one for her beloved brother. Deepak Chahar sisters, Malti Chahar is also a Miss India finalist. Deepak Chahar hails the impact of his father and calls him his first coach.
In India, it’s very hard to make a name in the field of cricket as the participation rate is in millions. 28-year-old Deepak Chahar’s journey is a great example of hard work for all of us. Despite playing well after every passing season in domestic cricket, Deepak is still waiting for his Test debut. His never say die attitude holds a huge possibility to see him representing Indian in the five-day format too, as every professional cricketer in India wants to play the Test cricket.