Deepak Chahar Profile – Age, Achievements, Career, Stats & More

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Deepak Chahar was born in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India, on 7th August 1992. He started playing cricket when he was only ten years old, and since then, he has always had the support of his father. His father had to resign from the Indian Air Force to dedicate his time and attention to training Deepak. He was enrolled in the Zila Cricket Academy when he was just 10 years old. He had the strongest determination to play cricket, and so he trained harder. Below is his profile and career information.

Basic Information (H2)

  • Name: Deepak Lokander Singh Chahar
  • Age: 29 years
  • Place of birth: Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India 
  • Date of birth: 7th August 1992
  • Nationality: Indian
  • Height: 1.80 m
  • Bowling style: Right-arm medium
  • Batting style: Right-handed bat
  • Role: Bowling All-rounder
  • Teams: Chennai Super Kings, Rising Pune Supergiants, Rajasthan, Rajasthan Royals, India, Ajmer Panthers, India A, India B


Deepak’s bowling and batting stats (H3)

Batting stats

  • For the ODIs, Chahar has played 5 games in 3 innings where he scored 87 runs, 104 BFs, and 2 Not Outs. He also has 8 fours, a strike rate of 83.65, and an average of 87.00.
  • In the T20Is, he has managed to play 14 matches in 4 innings where he scored 1 run, 1 BF, and 4 Not Outs. 
  • In the T20s, Chahar has played 111 matches in 42 innings where he scored 266 runs, hit 12 fours, has 19 Not Outs, and 213 BFs. His strike rate is 124.88, with an average of 11. 56.


Bowling stats

  • In ODIs, Chahar has a record of 5 played matches in 5 innings where he has bowled 36 overs, given away 219 runs, and taken 6 wickets. His economy is 6.08, with an average of 36.50.
  • In the T20Is, he has14 games in 14 innings scoring 386 runs, 20 wickets, and 50.6 overs. He has an economy of 7.59 with an average of 19.30.
  • For the T20s, Deepak has played 111 matches and 111 innings, where he has given away 2991 runs in 396.5 overs, and taken 127 wickets. His average is 23.55 with an economy of 7.53.


Career Information (H3)

Domestic Career

He was first noticed in the 2010-11 Ranji season when he started his List A cricket career. In November of the same year, he made his first-class debut against Hyderabad. Again in 2017-2018, his bowling performance was exceptional, where he took 19 wickets in just 9 games. This gave him an average of 9.94.

IPL Career

His excellent performance in the domestic games got him a spot in Rising Pune Supergiants. However, in the two years, he was with Pune Supergiants, he only managed to play 5 matches. Later on, he joined Chennai Super Kings in 2018, and his performance improved significantly.

ODI Career

Deepak Chahar made his ODI debut for India in 2018 against Afghanistan. Since then, he has only played two more ODI matches and taken 2 wickets.

T20I Career

Deepak Chahar was lucky to get a chance in the Indian T20I squad in 2018 when they played against England. After the tournament, he was selected for the T20I three-match series against Bangladesh. During the match, he surprised many when his performance made India win the final game.


Deepak Chahar made his first-class debut for Rajasthan in 2010, and then in 2016, he was selected to join Pune Supergiants. In 2018, a lot happened in Deepak’s life; he got to join Chennai Super Kings in the IPL, he made his ODI debut against Afghanistan, and then made his T20I debut against England.


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