Yuzvendra Chahal Ties Knot With Dhanashree Verma

Yuzvendra Chahal Ties Knot With Dhanashree Verma

Yuzvendra Chahal and Dhanashree Verma
Yuzvendra Chahal and Dhanashree Verma. Image Credit: Getty Images.

Indian spinner Yuzvendra Chahal on Tuesday tied the knot with choreographer Dhanashree Verma. The Indian leg-spinner took to Instagram to share pictures from his marriage with partner Dhanashree Verma as the couple got hitched on 22nd December 2020.

Yuzvendra Chahal.
Yuzvendra Chahal. Image Credit: Twitter.

Yuzvendra Chahal Was Last Seen In Action In Limited-Overs Series Against Australia

He was last seen in action in the recent white-ball limited-overs series against Australia. In the three-match T20I series, he managed to take four scalps besides being adjudged as Man of the Match in the first T20I for picking three scalps coming in as concussion substitute for Ravindra Jadeja.

Yuzvendra Chahal.
Yuzvendra Chahal. Image Credit: Getty Images.

Before the T20I series, he played the first two ODIs of the three-match ODI series against Australia where he managed to scalp just one wicket conceding plenty of runs though.

Yuzvendra Chahal Performed Well In IPL 2020

In the 15 matches he played for Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020, Yuzvendra Chahal finished with 21 wickets at an economy rate of 7.08 and an average of 19.28.

He finished as 5th leading wicket-taker in IPL 2020 after the likes of Kagiso Rabada, Jasprit Bumrah, Trent Boult and Anrich Nortje all of whom are pacers. So he was the leading spinner wicket-taker finishing ahead of Rashid Khan and Varun Chakravarthy.

The 30-year-old has played 54 ODIs and 45 T20Is for the Indian team picking 92 and 59 wickets respectively. He averages 27.29 with the ball in ODIs and 24.68 in T20Is.

Yuzvendra Chahal
Yuzvendra Chahal Photo Credit: Getty Images.

He would most probably be next seen in action in the upcoming ODI and T20I series against England next year. He has 121 wickets in 99 IPL games averaging 22.5. Yuzvendra Chahal is a chess player besides playing cricket.

He made his first-class debut at 19 years of age against Madhya Pradesh at Indore. He was picked by RCB in 2014 IPL and was even nominated for Emerging Player of the Year but lost to Axar Patel. In IPL 2018, he went past Vinay Kumar to become leading wicket-taker for Bangalore franchise. He was brought back by Bangalore with Right To Match for six-crore in IPL 2018.