Coming off an engineering background, Varun’s efforts within the TNPL and some different home tournaments for his state facet Tamil Nadu landed him a whopping a Rs 7.four crore IPL take care of Kings XI Punjab forward of the IPL 2019.
But Chakravarthy had a forgettable debut for the Kings XI, conceding 35 runs in three wickets for the wicket of KKR’s Nitish Rana. Sunil Narine put him on the sword in that match hammering him for 3 sixes and extracting 25 runs.
Though Chakravarthy conceded solely 10 runs within the subsequent two overs and took the wicket of Rana, the Kings XI administration was not satisfied to provide him one other go in IPL 2019. Later, they launched him forward of the IPL public sale that held in December 2019.
Chakravarthy carried a base value of Rs 30 lakh and the Kolkata Knight Riders made a powerful bidding for him and grabbed him for Rs four crore.
The 29-year-old didn’t have to attend lengthy to get a debut for the Knight Riders and made a superb impression in opposition to Sunrisers Hyderabad too. He plucked the wicket of Hyderabad captain and harmful David Warner who was trying to push the momentum.
It was an unbelievable turnaround for Chakravarthy. After a poor match in opposition to the Knight Riders overs a years in the past, he turned out for a similar staff and made a telling influence, conserving the Hyderabad batsmen quiet.
There was nothing mysterious about his effort too on Saturday. Chakravarthy caught to a gradual line and a slowish pitch performed too its elements as Sunrisers batsmen discovered it robust to attain off him.
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