Chetan Sakariya Cricketer Biography
Chetan Sakariya is an Indian cricketer, He is a left-arm quick bowler. He was born on the 28th of February 1998. He addresses Saurashtra in homegrown cricket. He made his international debut for the India cricket crew in July 2021. Sakariya hails from a town called Vartej found 180 km from Rajkot in the province of Gujarat. He used to work at his maternal uncle’s Bookstall shop on daily compensation. He grabbed the eye of one of the mentors of a notable cricket institute in his city, Rajendra Goyal while he was playing cricket for his school group in a local competition. Sakariya completed his tutoring at Vidhya Vihar secondary school in his old neighborhood Vartej. His dad wants him to be an architect as every Indian dad does though Sakariya had different plans for his future. He wants to embrace cricket as his profession.
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Chetan Sakariya Family:
There is not much information available about the family of Chetan Sakariya. His dad used to drive an auto-rickshaw to complete the requirements of the family. Chetan Sakariya’s brother ended his life by suicide when he was playing Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2021. The name of his brother was Rahul. The news of his sad demise is hidden from Chetan by his family as he is playing a crucial role for his team in the tournament. Sakariya was extremely near his sibling and remembering this, Rajasthan Royals gifted him a shirt that has the initials of his late sibling ‘R.K’ engraved on it. The pullover additionally has a message composed on it that says, “Miss you bro”. On 9 May 2021, Sakariya’s dad passed on from COVID-19.
Chetan Sakariya Height:
- in centimeters- 170 cm
- in meters- 1.70 m
- in feet & inches- 5’ 7”
- In the 2017–18 Vijay Hazare Trophy, he made his List A debut for Saurashtra on 22 February 2018.
- On 20 November 2018, he made his first-class debut for Saurashtra in the 2018–19 Ranji Trophy.
- On 21 February 2019, He made his Twenty20 debut for Saurashtra in the 2018–19 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy.
- On 23 July 2021, he made his ODI debut for India against Sri Lanka.
- On 28 July 2021, he made his T20I debut for India against Sri Lanka.
Chetan Sakariya IPL Journey:
- Ahead of the 2021 Indian Premier League during the IPL auction, the Rajasthan Royals bought Sakariya for INR 1.2 crores in February 2021.
- In February 2022 in the auction for the 2022 Indian Premier League tournament Delhi Capitals bought him for INR 4.20 crores.
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