Shashank Singh is a professional Indian cricketer. He bats with the right hand and slow orthodox bowling with the right hand.
He is famous for his batting style and plays for his home team Chhattisgarh.
While playing for Sunrisers Hyderabad in the IPL 2022, he scored 25 runs against Gujarat Titans by hitting 3 sixes on the fast bowling of Lockie Ferguson.
Shashank Singh Birth & Early Life
He was born on 21st November 1991 in Bhilai, Chhattisgarh. His father works in the police and his mother Sunita Singh works in Reliance Infocomm.
Shashank has an elder sister Shrutika Singh, who works in ONGC (Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited).
Shashank and his family moved to Mumbai in the year 2008 and started practicing cricket there. He has completed his studies in M.Com.
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Shashank Singh Career
He was fond of cricket since childhood and decided to become a cricketer at the age of 8.
His journey with cricket started in his life in Mumbai, where he started practicing at Vidya Paradkar Cricket Academy.
Talking about his coach Mr. Vidya Paradkar, Shashank says, “if I am touching the success in cricket today, it is only because of my coach, because of him I am standing at this position today. He supported me every time, shouted at my poor game, and praised me for my performance”.
He played his first match in List-A Vijay Hazare Trophy 2015-16 on 10th December 2015.
He made his professional first-class debut in the 2019-20 Ranji Trophy while playing for Chhattisgarh on 9th December 2019, he also got a chance to play in domestic T20.
He made his professional IPL debut in the year 2017 for Delhi Daredevils (now Delhi Capitals). He was included in the team for 10 lakhs but did not get to play in a single match.
He was bought by Rajasthan Royal in the year 2018 at a base price of 20 lakhs, that year also he did not get a chance to play in a single match, but he did not give up and he was included in his team by Sunrisers Hyderabad in the year 2022 and got a chance to play a match against Gujarat Titans for the first time.
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Some Unknown Facts About Shashank Singh
- He loves to travel in his spare time.
- He was born in Billai and raised in Mumbai.
- He often promotes fitness and health brands on his Instagram profile.
- He was added by the Delhi Daredevils in the IPL 2017 for 10 lakh rupees.