Find out which game helped Yuzvendra Chahal in cricket.
08/22/2021 5:00 p.m.
MUMBAI: He has courted cricket freaks with his amazing cricket skills. Known for his exceptional leg twisting talent, he represents India at both One Day Internationals (ODIs) and Twenty20 Internationals (T20Is). We are of course talking about Yuzvendra Chahal.
He has a large following because of his cricket skills. But did you know that at a young age he was popular for another sport?
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Well, he’s a former chess player. Yes you’ve read correctly. He wasn’t a casual gamer. He meant this game very seriously. In fact, he has represented India internationally in youth chess. Yuzvendra represented India in chess at the World Youth Chess Championship. The boy is even listed on the official website of the World Chess Federation.
He later established himself as a successful cricketer, but chess has always been an integral part of his life.
Allegedly, this game helped Yuzvendra Chahal in cricket. Are you wondering how? Well, according to the cricketer, chess helped him maintain the temperament and read the mind in order to execute a plan on a cricket field.
Well, this certainly proves the famous saying “Nothing is lost in the journey of life”. What do you make of it? Share your thoughts in the comment section.
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