|mukesh chaudhary quick info|
|Date of birth||6 July 1996|
|eye color||dark brown|
mukesh chaudhary is an Indian professional cricketer who has represented Maharashtra (2017–18–present) in all 3 formats of the game in the Indian domestic circuit as a frontline pace bowler. In IPL (Indian Premier League), he has turned out for Chennai Super Kings (2022-present).
name at birth
Pardodas, Hurda, Bhilwara, Rajasthan, India
Pune, Maharashtra, India
Mukesh did his primary schooling in a residential school in Jaipur, Rajasthan, near his maternal grandfather’s house. When he was in class 8, his parents had admitted him and his elder brother to a residential hostel in Pune. He later studied in Marathwada Mitra Mandal College of CommerceAn institution based in Deccan Gymkhana, Pune.
- father Gopal Chaudhary (associated with stone crushing business)
- Mother – Prembai Choudhary
- siblings Rajesh Choudhary (Older Brother)
left arm medium
33 – Chennai Super Kings
6 feet inches or 183 cm
76 kg or 167.5 lbs
Caste / Ethnicity
- toned physique
- short cut, side parted hair
- friendly smile
- sport a thin beard
mukesh chaudhary facts
- His parents had moved for work in the 1980s from their native Rajasthan in Yavatmal, a small town near Maharashtra. However, they had returned to Bhilwara, Rajasthan for some time for the birth of Mukesh. They then dropped him and his older brother in Bhilwara, Rajasthan, where they grew up in a hostel near their maternal grandparents’ house.
- When Mukesh and his brother were in the 8th standard, they moved to Pune for further studies, and also so that they could be closer to their parents, what started their cricketing journey.
- A friend of his, who was a club cricketer, helped Mukesh to join 22 Gaj Cricket Academy in Pune, in 2015, where he could improve his game on turf wickets instead of bowling on cement pitches as he used to do till then.
- After about a year, he also started training MRF Pace Academy In Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, an institution that has been instrumental in changing the fortunes of Indian cricket’s fast bowling.
- In 2017, he impressed many with his speed and accuracy. Redbull Campus Cricket Tournament where he was representing his college. Among his teammates was a certain Ruturaj Gaikwad, who recommended Mukesh as a net bowler. Chennai Super Kings‘ Management in 2021.
- Apart from his future franchise, he also served as a net bowler for other IPL franchises such as Sunrisers Hyderabad And this Mumbai Indians,
- 2022. In IPL (Indian Premier League) mega auction, he was acquired by Chennai Super Kings For their base price of INR 20 Lakh (approx USD 26k).
- On May 1, 2022, his parents traveled more than 500 km from his home in Yavatmal to Pune and saw him playing cricket for the first time in his life. His journey was made more meaningful as Mukesh took 4 wickets on that day IPL game to keep Chennai Super KingsPlayoff qualification hopes are alive.
Featured image by Mukesh Choudhary / Instagram