Piyush Chawla
(Indian Cricketer)

Piyush Chawla is an Indian legspinner who burst onto the International scene after an excellent showing with India Under-19. Chawla is known for his good control and variations alongside stock a threatening legbreak.

He was picked in the national squad in his teens, representing India in three Tests and 25 One Day Internationals. However, he could not cement his place in the Indian team for a long run. Chawla was a part of Dhoni-led 2011 World Cup winning team. Chawla has been a successful spinner in IPL, with 5 years stint with Kings XI Punjab and playing for Kolkata Knight Riders since 2014.

Piyush Chawla
Nickname:Paras
Profession:Cricketer
Biography
Autobiography:NA
Biopic:NA
Physical Appearance
Height (approx.):5’6″
Weight (approx.):63 Kg
Eye Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Colour:Black
Tattoos:No
Personal Life
Date of Birth:24 December 1988
Age (as on 2018):29 years
Birth Place:Aligarh
Zodiac sign/Sun sign:Capricorn
Nationality:Indian
School:NA
College:NA
Educational Qualifications:NA
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Family
Father:Pramod Kumar Chawla
Mother:NA
Sister:NA
Brother:NA
Coach/Mentor:NA
Religion:Hindu
Address:NA
Cricket Career
International Debut:
Test:India vs. England at Mohali, Mar 9-13, 2006
ODI:Bangladesh vs. India at Dhaka, May 12, 2007
T20I:India vs. South Africa at Gros Islet, May 2, 2010
Jersey Number:#11 – India, Kings XI Punjab, Kolkata Knight Riders
Domestic/State Team:Kings XI Punjab, Kolkata Knight Riders, Somerset, Sussex, Uttar Pradesh
Nature on field:Aggressive
Likes to play against:NA
Favourite Shot:NA
Records
  • Second youngest (17 years 75 days) to play for India in Test cricket.
Career Turning Point

Clean bowling Tendulkar with googly in NPK Salve Challenger Trophy in 2005-06

Preferences
Hobbies:Listening to music
Favourite Batsmen:Anil Kumble
Favourite Bowlers:NA
Favourite Cricket Ground:NA
Favourite sports personalities:NA
Favourite Food:NA
Favourite Actors:NA
Favourite Films/TV Show:NA
Favourite Musicians/Singers:NA
Favourite Destinations:NA
Smoking/Alcohol:NA/NA
Style Quotient
Cars Collection:NA
Girlfriends, Spouse and Children
Marital Status:Married
Affairs/Girlfriends:NA
Wife/Spouse:Anubhuti Chauhan
Marriage Date:2013
Children:Advik (Son)

Earnings
Net Worth:NA
IPL Earnings:4.20 Cr. INR – Kolkata Knight Riders 2018
Awards and recognitions
  • NA
Lesser Known Facts
  • According to Chawla, dismissing Sachin off googly in Challenger trophy is his most cherished wicket.
  • He says his short height gives him advantage for give the ball better flight.