Rinku Singh

Rinku Singh, the talented Indian cricketer, has earned his long-awaited maiden call-up to represent India in the upcoming Asian Games to be held in Hangzhou, China. Following an impressive performance in the Indian Premier League (IPL), Rinku is now set to showcase his skills in the national colors at the prestigious multi-sport event.

In a recent interview, Rinku opened up about various aspects of his cricketing journey, including his inspiration and role models. He revealed that former Indian batsman Suresh Raina has been his idol since the beginning of his career. Maintaining regular contact with Raina, the IPL veteran has been providing valuable insights to help Rinku enhance his game. Alongside Raina, Rinku expressed his gratitude towards former Indian spinner Harbhajan Singh for being a strong pillar of support throughout his career.

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“Suresh Raina has always been my idol, and I’m in touch with him regularly. He’s the King of IPL, and his valuable inputs have significantly contributed to my growth as a cricketer. I’m equally thankful to Bhajju pa (Harbhajan Singh) for his unwavering support. When such stalwarts talk about you, it ignites a sense of motivation to strive for greater heights,” Rinku shared during an interview with RevSportz.

Rinku’s noteworthy performance in the IPL season saw him amass an impressive 474 runs for his team, despite their overall disappointing campaign. His consistent performances caught the attention of the national selectors, leading to his selection in the Indian men’s senior cricket team for the Asian Games.

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The senior men’s cricket team for the Asian Games comprises talented players, including Ruturaj Gaikwad as the captain, along with Yashasvi Jaiswal, Rahul Tripathi, Tilak Varma, Jitesh Sharma (wk), Washington Sundar, Shahbaz Ahmed, Ravi Bishnoi, Avesh Khan, Arshdeep Singh, Mukesh Kumar, Shivam Mavi, Shivam Dube, and Prabhsimran Singh (wk). Additionally, there is a standby list of players: Yash Thakur, Sai Kishore, Venkatesh Iyer, Deepak Hooda, and Sai Sudarsan.

With the young and promising squad, India aims to make a significant impact at the Asian Games, bringing glory to the nation and establishing themselves as a formidable force in international cricket.

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