Piyush Chawla – Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) IPL 2017 Player

Piyush Chawla is an Indian cricketer who will play for Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in Vivo IPL 2017. Please find below Profile, Bio of Piyush Chawla.

Piyush Chawla - Kolkata Knight Riders IPL 2017 Player

Player Name : Piyush Chawla
Nickname : N/A
Role : Bowling All-rounder
Bats : Right-handed
Bowls : Right-arm leg spin
Nationality : Indian
IPL Team : Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)
Jersey Number : N/A

Piyush Chawla Profile :

Born on 24th December 1988, Piyush Chawla is an Indian cricketer who has played for Indian national cricket team. In the domestic cricket he plays for Uttar Pradesh. He also plays in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

In his early days, Chawla was an orthodox leg-spinner. However, Chawla bowls much flatter these days and ends up bowling quite a few long hops in the process. A lower-order batsman, Chawla scores handy runs consistently.

He had been associated with the Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) from IPL 2008 to IPL 2013. In these six seasons he 84 wickets in 87 matches at an average of 26.63 and scored 401 runs with the bat at an average of 12.93.

In players auction for IPL 2014, he was bought by the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) team for Rs. 4.25 Crores.

In IPL 2014, he played in 11 matches taking 14 wickets at an average of 21.64.

In IPL 2015 he played in 13 matches taking 11 wickets at an average of 24.45 while in IPL 2016 he picked up 11 wickets from 12 matches at an average of 24.81.

He was retained by the team for IPL 2017.

Lets hope that Piyush Chawla once again plays well for Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL 2017.