2012 Season Statistics
|Birth Date||29 October 1989|
22-year-old Varun Aaron, from Jamshedpur, is a product of the MRF Pace Foundation and even went on to represent the Australian Institute of Sport team. He was picked by the Kolkata Knight Riders going into IPL 2010 after he impressed Sourav Ganguly and coach Wasim Akram at the team trials. Aaron was signed by the Delhi Daredevils ahead of IPL 2011 and will continue to play for them in IPL 2012. In the 12-month period between IPL 2011 and IPL 2012, the Jharkhand pacer was called up to the Indian team; he won his maiden Test cap when the West Indies toured India in 2011 and featured in four ODIs as well. An injury ruled him out of India’s tour of Australia. However, he is expected to be fit in time for IPL 2012.