Sashi Cheliah Biography – Sashi Cheliah Wiki
Sashi Cheliah is a Singaporean-born Australian chef and restaurateur. He was the winner of Season 10 of MasterChef Australia in 2018. Following his victory in 2018, Sashi went on to open his own pop-up restaurant, Gaja by Sashi, in Melbourne. In November 2019, he opened Gaja in Adelaide.
The eldest of seven children, Sashi was introduced to food at a young age through his mother’s café. His strongest memories are of his aunties and mother cooking meals for the growing family in Singapore.
Based in the Star Unit of the Singapore Police Force for nearly a decade, Sashi was highly trained, dealing in special tactics and rescue operations. Working in counter terrorism, kidnappings and high-profile protection within the riot police, it was a time in his life Sashi relished. He left the force in 2011 to relocate to Australia, becoming a prison officer at an Adelaide women’s prison until the MasterChef Australia came calling.
Sashi Cheliah Age
He was born Sashikumar Cheliah on 10 June 1979 in Singapore.
Sashi Cheliah Wife
Is Sashi Cheliah married? He is married to his wife Rabicca Vijayan. They have been married since 1997.
Sashi Cheliah Family
Sashi Cheliah and his wife Rabicca Vijayan have two children – sons Marcus and Ryan. His son, Ryan, participated in series 3 of Junior MasterChef Australia in 2020. Ryan was among the first contestants to be eliminated alongside Porsha and Etka.
Sashi Cheliah MasterChef Australia
Sashi Cheliah is a MasterChef Australia contestant 2022. He aims to wow his fellow contestants and judges with his take on the Indian, Malaysian and Chinese cooking of his youth.
The MasterChef Australia 2022 Contestants include Aldo Ortado, Ali Stoner, Alvin Quah, Billie McKay, Chris Tran, Christina Batista, Daniel Lamble, Dulan Hapuarachchi, Harry Tomlinson, Jenn Lee, John Carasig, Julie Goodwin, Keyma Vasquez Montero, Matt Landmark, Max Krapivsky, Melanie Persson, Michael Weldon, Mindy Woods, Minoli De Silva, Montana Hughes, Sarah Todd, Sashi Cheliah, Steph Woon and Tommy Pham.
Sashi Cheliah Nationality
Sashi Cheliah is of Australian nationality.
Sashi Cheliah Instagram
Sashi Cheliah’s Instagram handle is @sashicheliah.