Indian Premier League may be over but the action doesn’t stop on and off the field. As the Indian team is ready to play Australia in the final of the World Test Championships. The Indian players who are set to make their step up are meanwhile enjoying some time away. One of the players in question is none other breakout star of the season, 25 year old from Kolkata Knight Riders, Rinku Singh who is having some much needed time with a vacation.
Rinku Singh enjoying time away from India –
Indian Premier League 2023 saw Rinku Singh take the world by storm with the bat. The 25 year old did the impossible by smacking 30 runs of 5 balls against Gujarat Titans away from home to win the match for his team. Rinku is currently in Maldives enjoying the weather and sights and sounds after a near 2 month non stop time on the field.
Shahneel Gill posts her reaction –
Rinku Singh and Shubman Gill played a few years of cricket with each other at Kolkata. Shubman Gill has now moved to Gujarat Titans and has already won the IPL in 2022 and ended up as the leading scorer in the 2023 edition. Se
eing Rinku Singh’s post on social media, Shahneel Gill the sister of Shubman Gill was quick to react and wrote “oo heroo”
Rinku Singh likely to get the call up for India –
After the world test championships, the Indian team will majorly focus on the white ball format. India will begin the 2023-2025 World Test Championships cycle with 2 tests in West Indies.
It is the T20 format that will witness a lot of new names that have done well in the IPL. Rinku Singh is one of the names that is likely to get a call up to the side under the captaincy of Hardik Pandya.
Rinku’s IPL numbers this season –
Playing for Kolkata Knight Riders, 25 year Rinku Singh was part of all the 14 games this season. Rinku had his best season returns with 474 runs with 4 half centuries with a best of 67 not out. He had an average of 59 and a strike rate of just shade under 150.