Wiki, Salary, Girlfriend and Personal information of Piyush Chawla
Piyush Chawla is an Indian cricketer who has played for the India national cricket team. He represented the India U-19 team at a very young age of 15. Here you will find all information about Piyush Chawla bio, age, height, weight, net worth, salary and relationship status. He debuted against England in 2006. In the 2020 IPL auction, he was bought by the Chennai Super Kings ahead of the 2020 Indian Premier League.
About/Bio/Wiki of Piyush Chawla
|Full Name||Piyush Chawla|
|Profession||Indian Cricketer (All-rounder)|
Physical State & More
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
Test- 9 March 2006 vs England in Mohali
ODI- 12 May 2007 vs Bangladesh in Dhaka
T20- 2 May 2010 vs South Africa in St Lucia
|Nature on field||
|Domestic/State Teams||Uttar Pradesh, Kings XI Punjab, Sussex, Somerset, Kolkata Knight Riders|
|Records (main ones)||
|Career Turning Point||His considerable performance in the Under-19 World Cup 2006 got him an early call-up from the Indian National team’s test squad for the series against England.|
|Date of Birth||24 December 1988|
|Birth Place||Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Capricorn|
|Hometown||Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, India|
Daughter- Not Known
Son- Not Known
Father- Pramod Kumar Chawla
Mother- Not Known
Brother- Not KnownSister- Not Known
|Hobbies||Listening to music|
|Favourite Cricketer||Anil Kumble|
|Favourite Actor||Amir Khan|
|Favourite Actress||Deepika Padukone|
|Favourite Singer||Jagjit Singh|
Controversies of Piyush Chawla:
He doesn’t have any controversies in his career till now.
Does Piyush Chawla smoke: Not Known
Does Piyush Chawla drink alcohol: Not Known
Some less known facts about Piyush Chawla:
- He was just 16 when he took the wicket of Sachin Tendulkar in a domestic match. Chawla considers the wicket to be the most cherished wicket.
- Chawla has 17 years 75 days when he first played for India in the test format and became the second youngest player to play for India after Sachin Tendulkar.
- He holds different personalities for different formats. Chawla is being considered as a specialist leg spinner in the international team, while he shows his intent as a quality all-rounder in the domestic cricket.
- Chawla in an interview to the EspnCricinfo revealed his favourite Uttar Pradesh phase, which is “Chidha rahe ho boss? (You teasing me, mate?)”.
- Whenever he was dropped from the Indian team, former Indian leg-break bowler, Anil Kumble motivated him.
- He says his shorter height has always been a boon rather than a curse for him. It, according to Chawla, gives him an enough space to flight the ball, which is quite useful for the spin bowlers.
- In an interview, he said that he would pay anything to see Sachin Tendulkar playing against his arch rival Shane Warne.
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