Akash Singh overview

Akash Singh is an Indian cricketer. He was born on 26th April 2002 in Bharatpur, Rajasthan. He is a left-arm medium pacer and a right-hand batsman.

During under-19 World Cup, the 17-year-old cricketer grabbed headlines after the end of India’s match against Bangladesh. Along with four other cricketers, Akash got involved in a scuffle and got punished by the world cricket’s ruling body ICC. However, Akash had picked up 7 wickets in the under-19 World Cup. India by the way lost Bangladesh in the final of the competition.

Batting Career Summary

M Inn NO Runs HS Avg BF SR 100 200 50 4s 6s
Test 0 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
ODI 0 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
T20 0 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
IPL 0 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA

Bowling Career Summary

M Inn B Runs Wkts BBI BBM Econ Avg SR 5W 10W
Test 0 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
ODI 0 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
T20 0 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
IPL 0 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA

Early signs

Akash had been in a financial crisis in his early days and he used to live in a residential academy to continue with his game. He gives Rahul Dravid a lot of attributes for having mentored him and shaped him properly before the under-19 World Cup.

ODI Career

NA

Test career

NA

IPL career

Akash Singh was bought by RR - Rajasthan ahead of the 2020 Indian Premier League (IPL) at a base price of Rs 20 lakhs but he was not played in a single match. He also has been retained by RR - Rajasthan for the 2021 IPL.

T20 Career

Akash Singh drew attention in 2017 after having scalped 17 wickets in a Twenty20 match without conceding a single run for his club. Then he made his debut in a Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy T20 match for Rajasthan against Tamil Nadu in 2019 at Thiruvananthapuram. Having bowled 4 overs, he scalped 2 wickets in the match. He has participated in only 2 T20 matches so far and picked up 2 wickets so far.

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