Aakash Chopra is an Indian Cricket commentator, YouTuber, and former cricketer and who played for the Indian cricket team from late 2003 to late 2004. Stay tuned with us to read his Net worth, Wiki, Wife, Family, Biography, Stats, and more.
|Full Name||Aakash Chopra|
|Profession||Former Indian Cricketer, and Commentator|
|Famous for||He is mainly known for his commentary in cricket tournaments.|
|Height, Weight and Physical Stats and More|
|Height||In Centimeters- 175 cm
In Meters- 1.75 m
In Feet inches- 5’ 9”
|Weight||In Kilograms- 65 kg
In Pounds- 145 lbs
|Body Mesurements||Chest: 40 Inches|
|Waist: 32 Inches|
|Biceps: 12 Inches|
|Age, Date of Birth and More|
|Date of Birth||19 September 1977|
|Birth Place||Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India|
|Hometown||Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India|
|Phone Number||Not Known|
|Hobbies||Listening to music, playing chess|
|Education and Qualifcation|
|Educational Qualification||Not Known|
|Relationships, Affairs and BF's/GF's|
|Children/ Daughter||Aarna Chopra
|Father||Shyam Lal Chopra|
|Mother||Name not Known|
|Brother||Name not Known|
|Aakash Chopra Net worth||$6 Million or 42 Crores in rupees (Approx.)|
|Salary/ Monthly Income||$40,000 or 30 lakh rupees monthly (Approx.)|
|Batsmen||Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Virat Kohli|
Aakash Chopra Career
Chopra started his cricket journey as an opening batsman for Sonnet Cricket Club, Delhi.
In late 2003, Aakash made his first international debut in Ahmedabad against New Zealand with his Delhi teammate Virender Sehwag. He was also called to the Indian National Test cricket squad.
He started his international career very well by hitting two centuries against New Zealand in 2003-04.
On a Pakistan tour, India posted 600+ runs in the first innings with the partnership of Virender Sehwag and Aakash Chopra. But, unfortunately, he did not play well in a second test match.
It was in Border-Gavaskar Trophy 2004 that he got to play for India once again. Tendulkar’s ousting was the reason Chopra was named in the squad against Australia. Therefore, a heavy loss within the match and the return of Tendulkar resulted in Chopra being thrown out of the team.
He was again called to play Australia in the third Test of the series. The second failure was the ultimate departure of Chopra from the Indian cricket team.
In “Vijay Hazare Trophy 2008”, he has scored 425 runs in 7 innings at an average of 60.71 in favor of Delhi.
In the 1st and 2nd seasons of the Indian Premier League (IPL), he played for Shahrukh Khan’s team Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR).
Later in 2012, he decided to play with Rajasthan Royals (RR) in IPL season 4.
Currently he doing commentary with BCCI, International matches and many more.
You can also read in Wikipedia.
Some Interesting Facts about Aakash Chopra
- Does Aakash Chopra smoke?: Not Known
- Does Aakash Chopra drink alcohol?: No Known
- Akash is well known for his notorious Hindi commentary.
- Sometimes, people also troll him for his funny phrases.
- He also writes an editorial for Mid-Day and Cricinfo.
- He currently signed with Sony, Sony ESPN and Star Sports Network.
- He played around 10 test matches and scored 437 runs, with the highest score of 60.
- And, played state-level matches with Delhi, Rajasthan, Kolkata Knight Riders, Rajasthan Royals.
- Chopra has also written four books after his retirement, and all his books are published by Harper Collins.
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