Mandeep Singh

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Mandeep Singh
Personal information
Full name Mandeep Singh
Born (1991-12-18) 18 December 1991 (age 23)
Jalandhar, Punjab, India
Height 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Batting style Right-handed
Bowling style Right-arm medium
Role Middle-order batsman
Domestic team information
Years Team
2010–present Punjab
2010 Kolkata Knight Riders
2011–2015 Kings XI Punjab
2015–present Royal Challengers Bangalore
First-class debut 17 November 2010 Punjab v Himachal Pradesh
List A debut 10 February 2010 Punjab v Haryana
Career statistics
Competition FC LA T20
Matches 35 42 63
Runs scored 2445 1100 1227
Batting average 48.90 33.33 24.54
100s/50s 6/12 0/10 0/4
Top score 211 81 77*
Balls bowled 246 44 30
Wickets 0 0 3
Bowling average 11.00
5 wickets in innings 0
10 wickets in match n/a n/a
Best bowling 3/22
Catches/stumpings 27/– 27/– 26/–
Source: CricketArchive, 26 December 2013

Mandeep Singh (born 18 December 1991) is an Indian cricketer.[1] He plays for Punjab in the top-flight of Indian cricket.[2] An attacking right-hand batsman who also occasionally bowls right arm medium pace, Mandeep has also played for India Blue cricket team[3] and North Zone[4] and is currently a part of the Royal Challengers Bangalore squad in the IPL.[5] He has also played for Kolkata Knight Riders in the 2010 edition of the IPL. He was the vice-captain of the India Under-19 cricket team for the 2010 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup.[6]

In the 2012 season of IPL, Mandeep scored 432 runs from 16 matches, including two half-centuries, and ended the tournament as his team's leading run-scorer.[7] He was also adjudged the winner of "Rising Star of the tournament Award".[8]

On 18 July 2012 he was included in 30 probables for the World T20 tournament to be played in Sri Lanka in September 2012.[9]

Personal life[edit]

Mandeep Singh's father is an athletics coach in Jalandhar. He was initially not happy with his sons cricketing ambition but was later satisfied when saw his son's cricketing potential.[10]


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