Varun Chakravarty is an Indian cricketer who plays as a leg spin bowler for India. He debuted his cricket career in 2018 from Tamilnadu.
Varun Chakravarthy Early Life And Family
Varun was born on 29 August 1991 in Karnataka and is 29 years old. His wife’s name is Neha Khedekar. On 11 December 2020 Varun married Neha who is his longtime girlfriend.
Varun also made a cameo appearance in the 2014 Indian Tamil language sports drama film ‘Jeeva’ as a club cricketer. Prior to his professional career as a cricketer he served as an architect.
Varun is a right handed batsman and leg break bowler. His role in cricket is as a bowler.
Varun Chakravarthy Career
He made his debut for Tamilnadu in the 2018-19 Vijay Hazare Trophy on 20 September 2018.Varun was the leading Wicket taker for Tamilnadu in 2018-19 Vijay Hazare trophy. On 12 November 2018 he made his first class debut for Tamilnadu in 2018-19 Ranji Trophy. In December 2018 he was bought by the Kings XI Punjab in the player auction for the 2019 Indian Premier League at the price of 8.4 crores. Varun made his 2020 debut for the team on 27 March 2019 in the 2020 IPL auction. He was bought by the Kolkata Knight Riders ahead of the 2020 Indian Premier League.
In October 2020 he was named in India’s Twenty20 International Squad for their series against Australia. In February 2021 he was named in India’s T20 squad for the series against England. For the 2021 IPL auction Varun was bought by the Kolkata Knight Riders.
Varun Chakravarthy Personal Information
- Name – Varun Chakravarthy
- Born On – 29 August 1991
- Birth Place – Karnataka
- Age – 29 years
- Wife – Neha Khedekar
- Profession – Cricketer
- Batting – Right Handed
- Bowling – Leg Break
- Role – Bowler
- Domestic Team – Tamil Nadu
- T20 Team – Kolkata Knight Riders