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Yuzvendra Chahal Age, Height, Cast, Stats, Wife, Net Worth and more

Yuzvendra Chahal is an Indian cricketer and also a chess player who was born on 23 July 1990 in Jind, Haryana, India. His father KK Chahal was an advocate and mother Sunita Devi was a housewife. He has two elder sisters, he is the first-ever player who represents India both in chess and cricket as well.

Yuzvendra Chahals coach or mentor Ashwani Kumar trained him so well and also been counted in his family members, he represents India in both One Day Internationals (ODIs) and Twenty20 Internationals (T20ls).

FullName                                                  Yuzvendra Singh Chahal
Date Of Birth  23 July 1990
Birth Place  Jind, Haryana, India
Profession  Cricketer
Father  KK Chahal
Nickname  Yuzi
Religion  Hinduism
Nationality  Indian
Role All-rounder
 School                      DAV Public School, Jind

Yuzvendra Chahal Age, Height & Cast

Yuzvendra Chahal’s age is 30 years as of 2020. Chahal’s height is about 5 feet 8 inches and weight is approx 60 kg. His ODI shirt number is 3.

Career Stats

 Competition                  ODI              T20l               FC                                                                                            
Runs                                49                  5                  324
Matches                           52                 42                  31 
 Wickets                           91                 55                  84 

Personal life

Chahal was born on 23 July 1990, in Jind, Haryana, India. He developed a great interest in both chess and cricket at the age of seven, his coach Ashwani Kumar trained him in cricket and set him for cricket. In the year 2003, he represents India and was named in to achieve the India junior champion (U-12) in chess and he also represents India in both One Day Internationals (ODIs) and in Twenty20 Internationals (T20ls).

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At a very tender age he has achieved everything that he dreams through his childhood, he was the only son in his family and he has two elder sisters so due to this he had gained a lot of love and attachment from his parents.\

Chahal was first signed up by Mumbai Indians in 2011, he had worked so much hard to be selected in the Indian cricket team. Recently on 8th August Chahal got engaged to Dhanashree Verma, who is a You Tuber, choreographer, and dentist.

Yuzvendra Chahal with MS Dhoni
Yuzvendra Chahal with MS Dhoni

Indian Premier League (IPL)

Yuzvendra Chahal is a very famous Indian cricketer, who represent India in both crickets as well as in chess and made all Indian proud towards him. He was a national-level chess player and when he was 10 years old, he started developing interest in cricket and was being clear to choose cricket as a profession.

In the year 2009, he made his first-class debut against Madhya Pradesh in Indore. After showing his good performance in Indian cricket, he made his debut for IPL in 2013 for Mumbai Indians, and in 2014 in IPL match he received Man of the Match award against Delhi Daredevils. He was bought by Royal Challengers Bangalore in January 2018.

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Chahal is a very popular chess player who represents India in the World Youth Chess Championship and being titled the most junior chess player in India. After some time he left chess and started developing interest in cricket and used to play in domestic cricket for India, luckily after seeing his efforts in several domestic matches he was named to play in ODIs and T20s. He was the only first Indian bowler to take 5 wicket haul in a T20 match.

Yuzvendra Chahal Wife

Yuzvendra Chahal‘s Wife name is Dhanashree Verma. She is a Choreographer.

Yuzvendra Chahal with his Wife Dhanashree Verma
Yuzvendra Chahal with his Wife Dhanashree Verma


  • Yuzvendra Chahal was born on 23 July 1990 in Jind, Haryana, India. His father’s name was KK Chahal was an advocate and his mother was a housewife.
  • His cricket coach was Ashvini Kumar, who gave him his best tips in the cricket field and also worked hard to make his dream come true.
  • Recently on 8 August 2020, he got engaged to Dhanashree Verma who was a You Tuber and also a choreographer.
  • Chahal’s friends call him “single had (bone).
  • He was one of the first players to represent India in both chess and cricket.

Favourite Things

  • Favourite Actor- Akshay Kumar
  • Favourite Actress- Katrina Kaif
  • Favourite Food- Butter Chicken, Rajma- Chawal and Pizza
  • Favourite Footballer- Cristiano Ronaldo
  • Favourite Destination- Paris
  • Favourite Cricketer- Sachin Tendulkar
Media Interaction:

Chahal is one of the most active players of the Indian cricket team and he keeps in touch with his fans on all social media platforms. He also keeps updating his personal life through Instagram, Twitter, and soo on. His Instagram id is (@yuzi-chahal23) and his twitter id is (@yuzichahal54).

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