Deepak Chahar is an Indian professional cricketer. He plays for Rajasthan in domestic cricket and Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League. Chahar is a right-arm medium-pace swing bowler and right-handed batsman. He was included in India’s squad as one of three reserve players for the 2021 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.
Let’s learn about Deepak Chahar’s net worth, career earnings, salary, career overview, stats, wife, and more.
About Deepak Chahar
Deepak Chahar was born on 7 August 1992, in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India. Chahar plays for Rajasthan in domestic cricket. He made his first-class debut against Hyderabad in the 2010-11 Ranji Trophy, taking 8 wickets for 10 runs. Due to his brilliant performance, Hyderabad’s team had to end their innings with just 21 runs.
Deepak Chahar made his T20I debut for India on 8 July 2018, with a match against England. Two and a half months later, he made his ODI debut against Afghanistan on 25 September 2018.
In 2019, he was selected for the Indian Twenty20 squad for a series against West Indies. Chahar played in the final match of the series and was the Man of the Match after taking 3 wickets for 4 runs.
Chahar got a chance to play for India again in a T20I series against Bangladesh. In the final match of the series, he took 6 wickets for 7 runs from 3.2 overs. That was the best bowling figure in a men’s T20I. Chahar also took the first hat-trick by a bowler for India in T20I.
In September 2021, Chahar was included in India’s squad as one of three reserve players for the 2021 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.
T20 Franchise League Career
Deepak Chahar was signed by the Rajasthan Royals for the 2011-12 Indian Premier League season. For the 2016-17 season, he was bought by the Rising Pune Supergiants. He didn’t get to play any IPL match until he signed for the Chennai Super Kings for the 2018 IPL season.
In the 2023 Indian Premier League season, Chahar played 9 matches for Chennai Super Kings. He took 13 wickets in 9 matches, at an average of 19.92 and a strike rate of 13.84. He won the 2023 Indian Premier League trophy with CSK.
Deepak Chahar’s Net Worth in 2023
As of 2023, Deepak Chahar has a net worth of $6 million. The Indian bowler’s prime sources of earnings are his cricket career.
Salary and Career Earnings
Deepak Chahar earns an estimated INR 14 crore yearly salary from his cricket career.
Alongside his cricket contract, Chahar earns a good amount from brand promotions and sponsorship deals. His total career earnings from the Indian Premier League are INR 31.60 crore.
IPL Salary and Contract
Deepak Chahar was bought by the Rajasthan Royals in 2011. At the 2011 IPL auction, RR bought him for ₹10 lacs.
For the 2023 IPL season, he earned ₹14 crore playing for the Chennai Super Kings.
The following table refers to Deepak Chahar’s IPL earnings.
|2023||Chennai Super Kings||₹ 14 crore|
|2022||Chennai Super Kings||₹ 14 crore|
|2021||Chennai Super Kings||₹ 80 lacs|
|2020||Chennai Super Kings||₹ 80 lacs|
|2019||Chennai Super Kings||₹ 80 lacs|
|2018||Chennai Super Kings||₹ 80 lacs|
|2017||Rising Pune Supergiants||₹ 10 lacs|
|2016||Rising Pune Supergiants||₹ 10 lacs|
|2012||Rajasthan Royals||₹ 10 lacs|
|2011||Rajasthan Royals||₹ 10 lacs|
|Full Name||Deepak Chahar|
|Born||7 August 1992|
|Height||179 cm (5 ft 10 in)|
|Weight||165 lb (75 kg)|
|Hometown||Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India|
|Bowling||Right arm medium|
|ODI and T20I Shirt No.||90|
|Net Worth||$6 million|
Deepak Chahar’s beautiful wife is Jaya Bhardwaj. Deepak proposed to Jaya in 2021. The couple got married on 1 June 2022.
Born on 7 August 1992, he is 30 years old.
He is 179 cm (5 ft 10 in).
He is 165 lbs (75 kg).
Latest ODI Bowling Ranking
According to ICC, his current ODI bowling ranking is 151st. Check the latest ranking here.
Latest T20I Bowling Ranking
His current T20I bowling ranking is 85th. Check the latest ranking here.
[As of 7 December 2022]
|5-wk Haul in Innings||0||1|
|10-wk Haul in Match||0||0|
FAQs about Deepak Chahar
What is Deepak Chahar’s Net Worth?
His net worth is $6 million.
Who is his wife?
What is his shirt no.?
He wears no.90 for India in the ODI and T20I.
How much is his IPL Fee for CSK?
INR 14 crore.
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