Deepak Chahar is one of the terrific swing bowlers in India. The right-arm fast pacer made his ODI debut against Afghanistan in 2018 and since then, he has played only 5 games. The 29-year-old impressed everyone when he scored a match-winning 69 against Sri Lanka that helped India win the ODI series by 2-1.
The Agra-born pacer took 6 wickets to his name in ODIs. Coming to T20Is, he took 20 wickets in 14 games. Chahar has performed quite well in the cash-rich Indian Premier League. He took 53 wickets in 55 games in his IPL career at a bowling average of 27.62 and an economy rate of 27.62.
He was a part of the Rajasthan Royals squad in 2012 and after that, he represented Rising Pune Supergiants for two seasons. He went on to represent the Chennai Super Kings in the 11th edition of the league. The Rajasthan cricketer registered impressive bowling figures of 8/10 in the season-opener against Hyderabad in 2010-11.
He got into the groove and grew from strength to strength in his debut season where he took 40 wickets to his name. Ahead of the 2018 season, Deepak was roped in by Chennai Super Kings. The pacer had a breakthrough 2018 IPL season where he accounted for 10 dismissals in 12 matches. He was rewarded with Team India call-up in limited-overs cricket.
Is Deepak Chahar dating Sidharth Bharadwaj’s sister Jaya?
Meanwhile, as per the reports, Deepak Chahar seems to be dating Bigg Boss celebrity Sidharth Bharadwaj’s sister Jaya. Sources near the couple told ETimes TV that the two share a great bond.
Jaya will go with Deepak for the second leg of the IPL in the UAE. Jaya Bharadwaj hails from Delhi and works at a corporate firm. For the unversed, Jaya is entertainer Sidharth Bhardwaj’s sister. She has done TV shows like Bigg Boss 5 and Splitsvilla 2.
It will be quite interesting to see if the dating rumours involving Deepak Chahar and Jaya gets an official statement. Meanwhile, Chahar will be focusing on his game when CSK resumes their dominance in the second leg of the IPL. Chahar has taken 8 wickets in 7 games this season. CSK will take on Mumbai Indians on September 19.