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R P Singh (Former India cricketer) Wife, Weight, Height, Age, Records and More

Rudra Pratap Singh
(Former India Cricketer)

RP Singh made into the Indian team during the age of the left-arm seamers. Boasting great in-swinger, RP was an instant hit at the International level. He was one of the heroes of the inaugural WT20 triumph in 2007.  RP is now a cricketer commentator.

RP Singh
Nickname: RP
Profession: Former cricketer, cricket commentator
Role: Left-arm fast-medium bowler
Autobiography: NA
Biopic: NA
Physical Appearance
Height (approx.): 5'11”
Weight (approx.): 75 kg
Eye Colour: Black
Hair Colour: Black
Tattoos: NA
Personal Life
Date of Birth: 6 December 1985
Age (as on 2018): 32 years
Birth Place: Raebareli, Uttar Pradesh
Zodiac sign/Sun sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Indian
School: NA
College: Guru Gobind Singh Sports College, Lucknow
Educational Qualifications: Bachelor in Arts

Father: Shiv Pratap Singh
Mother: Girija Devi
Sister: Akanksha, Deepa
Brother: NA
Coach/Mentor: NA
Religion: Hinduism
Address: Gomtinagar, Lucknow

Cricket Career
International Debut:
Test: 21 January 2006 vs Pakistan
ODI: 4 September 2005 vs Zimbabwe
T20: 13 September 2007 vs Scotland
Jersey Number: #9 (India)
Major Team: India, Deccan Chargers, India A, India Under-19s, Kochi Tuskers Kerala, Mumbai Indians, Rajasthan Cricket Association President's XI, Rising Pune Supergiants, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Uttar Pradesh
Nature on field: Calm
Likes to play against: NA
Favourite Shot/Ball: NA

Career Turning Point

  • Strong performance in Under-19 World Cup in Bangladesh in 2004, followed up by consistent show in the Ranji Trophy for Uttar Pradesh


  • In 2006, RP Singh won Man of the Match award in his test debut for a 5-wicket haul, against Pakistan at Faisalabad.
  • RP Singh was the second highest wicket-taker in the 2007 T20 World Cup.

  • RP Singh had the most wickets (23) in 2009 IPL edition.

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Favourite Cricket Ground: NA
Favourite sports Commentator: NA
Favourite Food: NA
Favourite Actors: NA
Favourite Films: NA
Favourite Musicians/Singers: NA
Favourite Destination: NA
Smoking/Alcohol: NA

Style Quotient
Cars Collection: NA

Girlfriends, Spouse and Children
Marital Status: Married
Affairs/Girlfriends: NA
Wife/Spouse: Devanshi Popat

Marriage Date: 01-12-2012
Children: Ira

Net Worth: NA
Retainer Fee: NA
Test Fee: NA
T20 Fee: NA
IPL 11: NA

Awards and recognitions

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Lesser Known Facts

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