Mandeep Singh is an attacking batsman hailing from India. Coming from a background of athletics, it’s not a surprise to see him competing and holding his ground with the elites. He is fired up character and an excellent fielder as well. Even though is yet to play for India in the ODIs and Tests, it is clear that his role of being the understudy for the current team isn’t taken for granted. A bright prospect to lookout for in near future.
|Weight (approx.):||63 kg|
|Date of Birth:||18th December 1991|
|Age (as on 2018):||26 years|
|Birth Place:||Jalandhar, Punjab, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign:||Sagittarius|
|College:||Punjab University, Chandigarh|
|Father:||Sardar Hardev Singh|
|Test:||Yet to play|
|ODI:||Yet to play|
|T20:||vs Zimbabwe at Harare, June 16th 2016|
|Jersey Number:||#23 India, #9 Royal Challengers Bangalore|
|Domestic/State Team:||Royal Challengers Bangalore, Punjab|
|Nature on field:||Fiesty|
|Likes to play against:||NA|
|Favourite Shot:||Straight Drive|
|Career Turning Point|
- In 2012 he was the highest run scorer for his then franchise in Kings XI Punjab, and scored 432 runs in the IPL season.
|Hobbies:||Singing and listening to Punjabi music|
|Favourite Batsmen:||Sachin Tendulkar|
|Favourite Football Team:||NA|
|Favourite sports personalities:||Sachin Tendulkar|
|Favourite Food:||Chicken Tikka Masala|
|Favourite Actors:||Akshay Kumar|
|Favourite Films:||Singh is Kinng|
|Favourite TV Shows:||NA|
|Girlfriends, Spouse and Children|
|IPL earnings:||1.4 crores INR ($203,385)|
|Awards and recognitions|
- In the fifth edition of IPL he was the highest run scorer for his team in Kings XI Punjab.
- He has scored more than 2,400 runs for Punjab in first-class cricket.
|Lesser Known Facts|
- His father is a well-known atheltics coach in Punjab.
- He was named the vice-captain of the Indian U-19 that travelled to play the ICC U-19 World Cup in New Zealand.