Who is India’s Nikhil Chaudhary in the Big Bash League?

India’s Nikhil Chaudhary made headlines in the KFC Big Bash League with his destructive batting and handy bowling. Nikhil Chaudhary is playing for Hobart Hurricanes in the ongoing season of BBL 2023. He played as Right Handed batsman and right-arm leg-break bowler. He is a lower-order all-rounder. Here are some unknown facts about him.

Early Life of Nikhil Chaudhary

Nikhil was born on 4th May 1996 in Delhi. He is currently 27 years old. Like most young children, he grew up with a dream of playing for India. There is no correct info available about his family. He shift to Punjab. There he was selected for the Punjab Under-16 team. He then played for Punjab Under-19 and Punjab Under-22. His big break came when he was selected to represent the Punjab senior team. He debuted against Haryana in the year 2017 and played only two matches. In the same year, he debut for Panjab in a T20 match.

Selection for an Indian team is not an easy thing in India. There is tough competition at the state level. A few years back Nikhil Chaudhary migrated to Australia and started playing in the state league of Australia. He does well and gets selected for Hobart Hurricanes.

In his debut match for Hurricanes against Perth Scorchers. Nikhil scores 40 runs in 32 balls with six boundaries. He bowled one over in that match as well. In his 3rd game against the Melbourne Stars, he scored 32 runs in just 16 balls at Bellerive Oval, Hobart. In that 32 he hit Haris Rauf for multiple boundaries including a six.

Nikhil Hitting a six on Haris Rauf

Upcoming Mathes of Nikhil Chaudhary and Hobart Hurricanes

If you want to watch Nikhil in the Big Bash League, here are the upcoming encounters of Hobart Hurricanes in BBL 2023.

  • Hobart Hurricanes vs Sydney Thunders on 1st January 2024
  • Hobart Hurricanes vs Melbourne Renegades on 4th January 2024
  • Hobart Hurricanes vs Brisbane Heat on 7 January
  • Hobart Hurricanes vs Adelaide Strikers on 9th January
  • Hobart Hurricanes vs Adelaide Strikers on 11th January
  • Hobart Hurricanes vs Melbourne Stars on 15 January

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