Varun Chakravarthy is an Indian Cricketer who plays for Tamilnadu in Domestic Cricket. He is a Legbreak bowler and Right-handed batsman. Varun debuted in Indian Premier League(IPL) for Kings XI Punjab in 2018, and for IPL 2020 he was bought by Kolkata Knight Riders in 4 crores.
Varun Chakravarthy Biography
Varun Chakravarthy was born on 29 August 1991 in Bidar, Karnataka, India. He completed his earlier education from Bidar, thereafter he did Graduation in Architecture from SRM University, Tamilnadu.
|Full Name||Varun Chakravarthy Vinod|
|Date Of Birth||29 August 1991|
|Birth Place||Bidar, Karnataka, India|
|Home Town||Bidar, Karnataka, India|
|College||SRM University, Chennai, Tamilnadu|
|Qualification||Graduation in Architecture|
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Varun Chakravarthy Age & Physical Appearance
Varun Chakravarthy Age is 29 Years(as in 2020). He is a tall guy with 5 feet 9 inches in height and 68 kg weight. His chest size is 38 inches, waist size 30 inches, and biceps size 14 inches. Varun’s eye and hair colour are black. His shoe size is 9.
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Varun Chakravarthy father’s name is C.V Vinod Chakravarthy who works at Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited and his mother is Malini Chakravarthy who is a housewife. He has a sister named Vanditha Chakravarthy.
|Father||C.V Vinod Chakravarthy|
|Siblings||Sister- Vanditha Chakravarthy|
- List A debut for Tamilnadu in Vijay Hazare Trophy in 2018-19.
- First-class debut for Tamilnadu in 2018-19 Ranji Trophy.
- IPL debut in 2018 for Kings XI Punjab.
- In 2018-19 he played for Tamilnadu in Ranji Trophy and Vijay Hazare Trophy.
- In 2018 he was signed by Kings XI Punjab and played for two seasons.
- He was bought by Kolkata Knight Riders For IPL 2020.
Varun Chakravarthy IPL
He was bought by Kings XI Punjab for the first time in 8.4 crores In the Indian Premier League(IPL) in 2018. After being signed by Kings XI Punjab he said,
“I felt very happy. I didn’t expect to get this much in the auction. I am very excited because Ashwin is from the same state. When I had met him in the past, we didn’t discuss a lot about bowling, it was all general. But now I am hoping to learn a lot from him,”
Varun Chakravarthy IPL 2020
In IPL 2020 Varun Chakravarthy was bought by Kolkata Knight Riders in 4 Crores. He is going to contribute to IPL 2020 for Kolkata Knight Riders from his Legbreak Googly.
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- Karaikudi Kaalai
- Kings XI Punjab
- Tamil Nadu
- Siechem Madurai Panthers
Varun Chakravarthy Marital Status and Affairs
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Varun Chakravarthy Salary & Net worth
In 2018 IPL he was bought by Kings XI Punjab in 8.4 Crore/year, and he played for two years. In IPL 2020 he was bought by Kolkata Knight Riders in 4 crore.
Unknown Facts about Varun Chakravarthy
- Initially, he was a fast bowler, but due to injury, he became a Legbreak spinner.
- In his school days, he used to watch and play cricket a lot.
- After XII he did not see the future in cricket when he had to choose between a safe career and cricket.
- He went to SRM University where he did graduation in Architecture.
- When he was in college, he did not even use to watch cricket and was not getting the time to play cricket.
- He was not in touch with cricket for 7 years.
- After his graduation, he joined the job of Architect and was completely involved in designing architecture.
- One day he waked up and changed his mind and decided to start his carer in Cricket.
- His parents always supported him in every situation of his life, and never disagreed with his decisions.
- When he was bought by Kings XI Punjab in IPL 2018, his parents and friends were very happy for him he said.
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