Harmeet Singh

Country: India
Born: September 07, 1992, Mumbai
Batting Style: Left hand Bat
Bowling Style: Slow Left arm Orthodox
Playing role: Bowling Allrounder

Harmeet Singh Bio

Harmeet Singh is an accomplished cricketer hailing from India. With his exceptional skills and relentless determination, he has garnered praise from coaches and players alike. Known for his controlled deliveries and the ability to flight the ball, Harmeet has been compared to the legendary Bishen Bedi by none other than the eminent Indian batsman Dilip Sardesai.

From a young age, Harmeet showed immense potential in the sport. He was first spotted by Shivaji Park Gymkhana when he was just nine years old, and it was there that his cricketing journey began. Under the guidance of stalwarts such as Padmakar Shivalkar and Praveen Amre, he honed his talents at the academy. In recognition of his talent, Harmeet became the first recipient of the prestigious Ramakant Achrekar Scholarship at the age of 16.

Harmeet’s rise in Indian cricket was swift. At the tender age of 19, he had already represented India in two Under-19 World Cups. However, his first attempt in 2010 was marred by inconsistency, with his expensive bowling leading to limited opportunities. Undeterred by the setback, Harmeet showcased his determination and hunger for success in the subsequent edition of the tournament. Despite missing a couple of matches due to illness, he boasted an impressive economy rate of 3.02, becoming one of the main contributors to India’s triumph in the championship.

In the domestic circuit, Harmeet displayed incredible potential early on. Making his first-class debut for Mumbai, he astounded spectators with a magnificent seven-wicket haul against Himachal Pradesh, leading his team to a comfortable victory. In just his third match, he secured his maiden five-for, decimating Tamil Nadu’s batting lineup in the 2010-11 season. Strangely, however, he was overlooked for the following season, impeding his progress temporarily.

Harmeet’s career briefly faced controversy when he was embroiled in the 2013 IPL spot-fixing scandal. A bookie alleged that he had approached Harmeet, but the player’s youthfulness prevented any illicit transactions. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) conducted an investigation into the matter and eventually cleared Harmeet of any wrongdoing, allowing him to continue his career untarnished.

Beyond his cricketing abilities, Harmeet has showcased exceptional character both on and off the field. His humility, resilience, and unwavering spirit have endeared him to fans and fellow players alike. With a strong cricketing knowledge and expertise, he is not only an asset for his team but also a mentor and inspiration to aspiring cricketers.

Harmeet Singh’s journey in cricket is a testament to his passion, talent, and unwavering commitment. With every match, he strives to improve his skills and make his mark on the international stage. As he continues to make waves in the cricketing world, Harmeet promises to be a force to reckon with and a true ambassador of the game.

Harmeet Singh Career Stats

Harmeet Singh Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 31 51 4 733 102 15.59 1308 56.03 1 1 97 5 16 0
List A 19 17 4 155 19 11.92 168 92.26 0 0 8 5 10 0
T20s 7 4 0 38 15 9.5 23 165.21 0 0 2 3 0 0

Harmeet Singh Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 31 55 5783 2974 87 6/110 7/127 34.18 3.08 66.4 3 4 0
List A 19 19 978 709 21 5/10 5/10 33.76 4.34 46.5 0 1 0
T20s 7 7 114 156 3 1/11 1/11 52 8.21 38 0 0 0

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