Rinku Singh is a 26 years-old Indian Batting All-rounder cricket player, who started playing domestic crickets in the year 2014 and International cricket in 2023. And he is a part of only White ball formats of international Cricket.
And He plays for the Uttar Pradesh (UP) cricket team in state-level cricket and plays for Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in the Indian Premier League ( IPL).
|Rinku Singh Biography|
|Full Name||Rinku Khanchand Singh|
|Famous Name||Rinku Singh|
|Date of Birth||12 October 1997|
|Rinku Singh age||26 years|
|Birth Place||Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, India|
|Batting Style||Left-handed bat|
|Bowling Style||Right-arm off break|
|Batting Position||Middle Order (5th + Position)|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Rinku Singh Heights (approx.)||In centimeters -165cm|
In meters – 1.65 mm
In feet – 5’5” feet
|Teams||Kings XI Punjab|
Kolkata Knight Riders
Uttar Pradesh Under-19s
|Rinku’s Cricket Debut||Domestic Cricket debut|
He made his First-Class debut on 08 November 2016 in the match of UP vs Punjab at Hyderabad.
List A cricket debut
He made his List A debut on 05 March 2014 in the match of UP vs Vidarbha at Jaipur.
He made his T20s debut on 31 March 2014 in the match of UP vs Vidarbha at Nagpur.
International Cricket Debut
ODI cricket debut
Not yet debut.
T20I cricket debut
Not yet debut.
Not yet debut.
|Rinku Singh’s Coach/Mentor||Masooduzzafar Amin|
|Family||Father – Khanchand Singh|
Mother- Vina Devi
Siblings- Jeetu Singh (Brother), Neha Singh (Sister)
|Rinku Singh Girlfriend||–|
Rinku Singh Biography (Wiki)
Indian famous rising Batter cricket player Rinku Singh was born on October 12, 1997, in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh. He is a left-handed batsman and a slow left-arm orthodox bowler. And he is mainly known for his aggressive batting style and has been a part of all formats of domestic cricket.
Rinku Singh Family (Father & Mother)
On the other hand, if we talk about Rinku’s family, then his father’s name is “Khanchand Singh” While his mother’s name is “Vina Devi”, and his Brother & Sister’s name is “Jeetu Singh (Brother), Neha Singh (Sister)“.
|Rinku Singh Father||Khanchand Singh|
|Rinku Singh Mother||Vina Devi|
|Rinku Brother||Jeetu Singh (Brother), Neha Singh (Sister)|
Rinku Singh Coach/Mentor
He took his initial cricket lessons from his cricket Coach/Mentor “Masooduzzafar Amin” and learned all the tips and tricks of batting under his direction.
|Rinku Singh Coach||Masooduzzafar Amin|
Rinku Singh‘s Ways of Playing Cricket
He is known for playing as a Batsman Cricket player in his team, And his batting style is Left-handed bat, and he is especially known to bat in the mid-order position.
Rinku Singh Cricket Career
On the other hand, if we talk about Rinku’s cricket career, then he started playing International cricket in 2023 and state-level cricket in the year 2014. So let’s know about Rinku Singh’s International & domestic cricket career & debut.
List A cricket debut
He started playing domestic cricket with short formats of Cricket and made his List A debut on 05 March 2014 in the match of Vidarbha vs UP at Jaipur. And he has got the chance to play only 55 List A cricket matches so far, in which he scored 1844 runs with the help of One Century and 17 half-centuries.
T2Os cricket debut
And then, he made his T20s debut on 31 March 2014 in the match of UP vs Vidarbha at Nagpur. And he has got the chance to play only 90 T20s cricket matches so far, in which he scored 1768 runs with his bat and also took 3 wickets with his ball.
First-Class cricket debut
He made his First-class debut on 08 November 2016 in the match of Punjab vs UP at Hyderabad. And he has got the chance to play only 42 FC cricket matches so far, in which he scored 3007 runs with the help of seven Century and 19 half-centuries.
Rinku Singh International debut & Career
After seeing his explosive & aggressive batting performance in Indian Premiere league season 2023, For the first time he was included in Indian T20I squad against Ireland series 2023, And he made his T20 International debut on 18 August 2023 against Ireland Team, but he has not got a chance to bat, After that In 2nd match he scored 38 runs in just 21 balls with a strike rate of 180.95.
|T20I debut||18 August 2023 against Ireland|
Rinku Singh IPL Carer
If We talk about Rinku’s IPL Career then, For the first time, In Feb 2017, he was included in Kings XI Punjab with his base price of 20 lakhs. However, he did not get a chance to play in the tournament that year.
After that, In January 2018, He was bought by the Kolkata Knight Riders in the 2018 IPL auction, with a worth of 80 lakhs. And he made his IPL debut in the year 2018 against the SRH team, And he has got the chance to play 20 IPL matches so far, In which he has scored 349 runs.
On 9 April 2023, In the match of GT vs KKR, he hit 48 runs off 21 deliveries including 5 sixes in the last 5 balls in the last over, to take the game away from Gujarat Titans.
|Rinku Singh IPL 2023||Kolkata Knight Riders|
Unknown Facts About Cricketer Rinku Singh
- He belonged to a very poor family and his father works in an LPG distribution company.
- He was also a part of the Uttar Pradesh team that won the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy in 2019.
- On 9 April 2023, He hit 5 consecutive sixes in the last 5 balls in the last over Against Gujarat Titans.