Varun Raymond Aaron is an Indian cricketer from Jamshedpur. A right-arm fast bowler, he first played for Jharkhand U-19 followed by Jharkhand Ranji team. He played his first One Day International (ODI) for India in October 2011 and made his Test debut the following month. Hailing from Jharkhand, Aaron has been part of the MRF Pace Foundation in Chennai since he was spotted by a talent scout at the age of 15. In his first year with the Jharkhand Under-19 side, he also played for East Zone and was later part of the India Under-19 camp. He made his Ranji Trophy debut in the 2008-09 season for Jharkhand. Having earlier been part of the Kolkata Knight Riders squad, he made his IPL debut in 2011 for Delhi Daredevils. Aaron took 13 wickets in the 2010–11 Ranji Trophy and bowled a 153 km/h delivery. He was part of the India Emerging Players squad that went to Australia in 2011. He made his India debut in Mumbai when England returned for an ODI series in October 2011. 2011. He was part of the India Emerging Players squad that went to Australia in 2011, and after impressing there earned a call-up to the Indian T20 and ODI squad for the series in England.