Kunal started playing cricket at the age of 10.
Kunal has been selected in the Under-19 World Cup team
Has shown his talent in Syed Mushtaq Trophy and Vijay Harare Trophy
quota. Another young player from Rajasthan will be seen in IPL Cricket. This player is Kunal Singh of Coaching City Kota. Kunal, fond of playing cricket since the age of ten, will play for the Rajasthan team in the IPL. Kunal’s house is flooded with congratulatory people after Rajasthan Royal bought Kunal for Rs 20 lakh. There is an atmosphere of celebration among the family members at Kunal’s house. Kunal has proved his talent in many tournaments including Syed Mushtaq Trophy and Vijay Harare Trophy.
Kunal is a wicket-keeper and bats left handed. Currently playing in Ranji Trophy tournament. He is doing well in that too. Kunal was obsessed with cricket after seeing his brother playing. Grandma Vidyarani’s eyes welled up with tears of joy on this achievement of Kunal. He said that the grandson has brought glory to the name. In childhood, he used to hold me the bat and used to stand with the ball himself. I used to love it. It will go a long way. Now I will see her on TV.
Started playing cricket at the age of 10
Kunal’s father Ajay Singh is a programmer in IMTI. they have two children. Wife works in co-operative bank. Elder son Dikshant Singh has done B.Tech and is currently doing MBA. Ajay Singh told that Kunal started playing cricket from the age of 10. His elder brother used to go to play cricket at Dikshant Ground, so he also insisted to go with him. Both had to be brought to the ground. Looking at Kunal’s passion for cricket, later he had to get an auto.
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Has played Syed Mushtaq Trophy and Vijay Harare Trophy
Kunal’s potential came to light in the 16th year when he was given a trial at RCA in Jaipur. He passed all the three rounds. Medical test also given. After that he participated in Under 16 Challenger. He was not selected due to lack of good performance. Then after some time he participated in the Under 19 Challenger. His tremendous performance led to the selection. From here he did not look back. He has proved his mettle with his brilliant performance in many tournaments including Syed Mushtaq Trophy and Vijay Harare Trophy.
Under-19 World Cup team has been selected
In the year 2021, 6 players were selected from Rajasthan in the India Challenger tournament. Kunal was also involved in that. Due to his better performance in the India Challenge, he was selected in India’s Under-19 World Cup team. Had to go to play tournament in West Indies in January 2022. But due to passport issue, he could not go to West Indies. This hurt him a lot.
used to hit the door with a ball
Mother Nirmala Singh told that she was interested in sports. He had a dream to play cricket since the beginning. In the beginning, he used to play with a plastic bat. In childhood, he used to tie the ball on the door and used to hit it with the bat. Sometimes he used to play till 12 in the night. Due to this, he used to get scolded many times. Was naughty but liked it too. His father also used to play. That’s why never stopped him. It is our dream that he plays with the India team as soon as possible.
FIRST PUBLISHED : December 28, 2022, 18:42 IST