Virat Singh is an Indian cricketer who plays for the Jharkhand at domestic level cricket tournaments. He is a young left-hand batsman and a Right-arm leg break bowler who made his debut at the senior level cricket tournaments when he was just 16 years old. He was born in Jamshedpur in Jharkhand, India on the 8th of December in the year 1997. He completed his schooling at DBMS English School in Jamshedpur.
Talking about his educational qualifications, he is 12th pass. He was very much interested in playing cricket that he had the least interest in studies and use to dedicate a maximum of his time to playing cricket. He was selected to play the under 19 Vinoo Mankad trophy from the Jharkhand side when he was just 14 years old.
Talking about his family members, his father’s name is Vinod Singh who is a businessman based out of Jharkhand and his mother’s name is Renu Singh and she is a housewife. He has two brothers whose names are Vishal Singh, who is also a cricketer, and Vivek Singh who is a businessman and helps his father in his business.
Virat Singh Bio
|Real Name||Virat Binod Singh|
|Field Name||Virat Singh|
|Date of Birth||8 December 1997|
|Age (in years)||24 Years|
|Birth Place||Jamshedpur, East Singhbhum, Jharkhand|
|Home Town||Jamshedpur, East Singhbhum, Jharkhand|
|Family||Father: Vinod Singh|
Mother: Renu Singh
|Siblings||Brother: Vivek Singh, Vishal Singh |
Sister: Name not known
|Height||5’9″ (in Feet Inches)|
1.75 m (in meters)
175 cm (in centimeters)
|Weight||132 Ibs (in Pounds)|
60 Kgs (in kilograms)
Education Details & Debut
|Schooling||D.B.M.S. English School|
|Debut||For East Zone 2014|
Social Media Info
He is very active across all social media platforms and interacts with his fans on a regular basis. He keeps posting photos and videos about his personal and professional life on a regular basis. Fans can connect with him on Instagram and on Twitter with the links given below.
Virat Singh Instagram- @virat_80
Virat Singh Twitter- @virat_80
Some Lesser Known Facts About Virat Singh
- He got his inspiration from MS Dhoni and Yuvraj Singh and decided to make his career in cricket.
- In order to play cricket, he left his exams when he was in 5th standard after which his father locked his bat in the store room.
- He made his first-class debut for Jharkhand when he was 15 years old and also scored his first century in the same year against Kerala.
- He grabbed the attention of selectors and senior players when he score 343 runs in 10 innings at an average of 57.16 and strike rate of 142.32 for Jharkhand in the Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy.