Rinku Singh is not just a fielder .. more on the Kolkata team!

What if someone on the Kolkata Knight Riders team gets injured while fielding? Rinku Singh is the first player to appear as a substitute fielder. Rinku Singh can catch any area of ​​the field, no matter how difficult the catch. Since 2018, the Kolkata team has been using him mostly as a substitute fielder. How much is that? Rinku Singh has played only 17 matches in these four years. That too whenever he needed an extra batter .. he had a chance. But .. sent to bat in lower order. With that .. he had no chance to prove himself in batting .. except in fielding.

Rinku Singh went for the IPL 2022 season auction with a minimum price of Rs 20 lakh. Only the Lucknow Super Giants bid for him to compete with the Kolkata Knight Riders. However .. Lucknow became silent after the price crossed Rs 50 lakh. With that .. Kolkata Knight Riders took Rinku Singh again for Rs 55 lakh. However .. this time Rinku Singh got a chance in the final team quickly. Kolkata Knight Riders faltered in batting at the start of the season. Rinku Singh was included in the squad to strengthen the midfielder. Rinku Singh took advantage of the opportunity. Played the finisher role in top order failed matches. In the match against Rajasthan Royals which was played at Wankhede on the 2nd of this month, he scored 42 off just 23 balls with the help of 6×4 and 1×6. He also won the Man of the Match award in that match. Even after that he kept hitting well under pressure. With that .. Rinku Singh became a regular player in the Kolkata team.

The Kolkata Knight Riders’ top order faltered in their 211-run knock in the thrilling match against the Lucknow Super Giants on Wednesday night. Rinku Singh, who hit 2×4, 4×6 in just 15 balls, scored 40 and looked set to win over Kolkata. But in the last over, Evin Lavis caught Rinku Singh with a superb single. With that .. Kolkata lost by just 2 runs. However .. Rinku Singh is showering praise on the hitting. Rinku Singh will definitely get a chance in Kolkata final from the first match in IPL 2023!