Akash Singh (cricketer, born 2002)

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Akash Singh
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Born (2002-04-26) 26 April 2002 (age 18)
Source: Cricinfo, 9 November 2019

Akash Singh (born 26 April 2002) is an Indian cricketer.[1] He made his Twenty20 debut on 9 November 2019, for Rajasthan in the 2019–20 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy.[2][3] Prior to his Twenty20 debut, he represented the India under-19 cricket team in the 2019 ACC Under-19 Asia Cup in September 2019,[4] playing in three matches during the tournament.[5] He was also called up to the India B cricket team for the U19 Challenger Cup.[6] In December 2019, he was named in India's squad for the 2020 Under-19 Cricket World Cup.[7] In the 2020 IPL auction, he was bought by the Rajasthan Royals ahead of the 2020 Indian Premier League.[8]


  1. ^ "Akash Singh". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 8 November 2019.
  2. ^ "Group B, Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy at Thumba, Nov 9 2019". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 9 November 2019.
  3. ^ "Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Tanveer grabs four wickets as Rajasthan drub Manipur". Times of India. Retrieved 9 November 2019.
  4. ^ "U-19 Asia Cup 2019: India thrash Pakistan by 60 runs". India Today. Retrieved 9 November 2019.
  5. ^ "Records / Asian Cricket Council Under-19s Asia Cup, 2019: India Under-19s". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 9 November 2019.
  6. ^ "Indian teams for U19 Challenger Cup announced". Hindustan Times. Retrieved 9 November 2019.
  7. ^ "Four-time champion India announce U19 Cricket World Cup squad". Board of Control for Cricket in India. Retrieved 2 December 2019.
  8. ^ "IPL auction analysis: Do the eight teams have their best XIs in place?". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 20 December 2019.

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