Rinku Singh is a professional cricketer from India who competes in the domestic circuit. He bats left-handed and bowls right-arm off break. In Indian cricket’s domestic circuit, he represents Uttar Pradesh.
In recent years, he has steadily progressed in his cricket career. Rinku’s popularity skyrocketed after he joined KKR in the 2017 IPL auction. For him, a lot of things changed after that.
Rinku was born in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, India, on October 12, 1997, to Khanchandra and Vina Devi. Jitu Singh and Neha, his siblings, were his constant companions as he grew up. He has two more siblings.
When it comes to his family and early life, Singh comes from a respectable family. Rinku also stated in an interview that he had a difficult childhood.
Rinku’s father worked as an LPG cylinder delivery driver, and his older brother as a rickshaw driver.
His father is paid ten thousand rupees per month. According to sources, he and his nine-member family lived in a tin-house with two rooms. It was similar to a storage facility run by a gas distribution company.
Rinku Singh made his List A debut in March 2014, when he was 16 years old when he played for Uttar Pradesh Cricket for the first time. He made an impression in his debut, scoring 83 runs to remain the top scorer in the match. On November 5, 2016, Singh made his first-class debut for the Uttar Pradesh team, and he went on to play some useful innings for his state team.
Rinku had already scored four fifties in his first seven List A matches, and everyone knew he had something special in him. Rinku Singh’s most recent notable performance came during Uttar Pradesh’s Vijay Hazare Trophy 2018 match against Tripura, where he hit a blistering 44-ball 91*.
Rinku Singh Net Worth
After being hired by Kolkatta Knight Riders in the IPL, it is clear that he has been earning 80 lakhs. As of 2021, Rinku Singh has a net worth of one crore rupees.