Varun Chakravarthy’s Player Bio: Age, Achievements, Career, and Stats

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 Varun Chakravarthy has gone to the top in a somewhat fairy tale manner in his relatively short cricket career. As of now, he has become popular, especially because he can spin in 7 variations. Here we are going to see some details about this emerging excellent Indian cricketer. 

Varun was born on August 29, 1991, in Bidar Karnataka. He plays as a right-arm leg breaker and right-handed batsman, with his major teams being Tamil Nadu in domestic cricket and Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL. 

Varun Chakravarthy Cricket Batting Stats:

Varun has batted in various tournaments, and here are his records;

  • T20I

Varun has played in 3 matches in the T20I wherein in 1 inning, he faced 2 balls but failed to make any runs hence no highest score and average. 

  • List A

Varun has played 9 matches in the List A tournament wherein 5 innings; he recorded 60 runs and a high score of 32. His number of Not Outs is 2, an average of 20, and a strike rate of 81.08. He has faced 74 balls in List A. 

  • T20

For the T20, Varun has played 29 matches, and in 6 innings, he has a record of 12 runs with a high score of 7. In addition, he has 2 Not Outs, an average of 3, and a strike rate of 57.14. Varun has faced 21 balls in the T20. 

Varun Chakravarthy Cricket Bowling Stats: 

  • T201

In 3 matches and 3 innings, Varun has bowled 69 bowls and scored 61 runs. He has smashed 2 wickets with 1/18 best innings bowled and an average of 30.50. Varun has an economy rate of 5.30 and a strike rate of 34.50. 

  • FC

Varun has played one match in Fc wherein 1 inning; he bowled 234 balls. He scored 105 runs and took 1 wicket. His average is 105.00, an economy of 2.69, and a strike rate of 234.00.

  • List A

In 9 innings, Varun has made 367 runs and bowled 520 balls. He has taken 22 wickets, with the best innings bowled being 5/38, an average of 16.68, and an economy rate of 4.23. His strike rate is 23.60. 

  • T20

Varun has played 29 matches in the T20, where in 29 innings, he has recorded 776 runs and smashed 33 wickets. He has bowled 687 balls, with the best innings bowled being 5/20 and an average of 23.51. His economy rate is 6.77 and a strike rate of 20.80. 

Career Information

Here is the career information of Varun Chakravarthy;

  • List A debut

He started playing cricket for CromBest Cricket Club, and in September 2018, Varun made his debut on Tamil Nadu List A team. He smashed 22 wickets in 9 matches and had an economy rate of 4.23. 

He played his last List A match on October 09, 2018, Haryana against Tamil Nadu at Chennai. 

  • T20I debut

Varun made his T20I debut on July 25, 2021, in Sri Lanka against India at Colombo, where he took the wicket of Dasun Shanaka. 

He played his last T20I match on July 29, 2021, in Sri Lanka against India at Colombo. 

  • T20 debut

Varun made his T20 debut on March 27, 2019, Kolkata Knight Riders before taking him in the following year. He played his last T20 match on October 01, 2021, in the KKR against Punjab in Dubai. 

Varun tested positive for COVID-19 on May 3, 2021, making the match between KKR and RCB to be called off. 

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