Gurkeerat Singh Mann

Gurkeerat Singh Mann

Gurkeerat Singh Mann is an Indian professional cricketer. He plays as a lower-order batsman for Punjab in the domestic cricket. He is a right-handed batsman and off-break bowler. Mann is a member of the Royal Challengers Bangalore in IPL and a regular in India A team. Gurkeerat’s Indian Premier League (IPL) career began with his home-based franchise, Kings XI Punjab, in 2012. Gurkeerat put up his efforts and raised up his ranks from various U-19 and U-22 competitions for Punjab. He was also a part of the CK Nayudu winning U-22 team.

Gurkeerat Singh Mann (Cricketer)  
Bio
Full NameGurkeerat Rupinder Singh Mann
ProfessionCricketer (Right-handed batsman)
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in feet inches- 5’ 9”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 70 kg
in pounds- 154 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 40 inches
- Waist: 32 inches
- Biceps: 14 inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Cricket
International DebutODI- 17 January 2016 against Australia at Melbourne, Australia
Jersey Number#22 (India)
#29, 7 (Domestic)
Domestic/State TeamDelhi Daredevils, Kings XI Punjab, North Zone, Punjab, Gazi Group Cricketers
Personal Life
Date of Birth1990-06-29 00:00:00
Age (as in 2017)27 Years
Birth PlaceMuktsar, Punjab, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signCancer
NationalityIndian
HometownMuktsar, Punjab, India
SchoolThe Yadavindra Public School, Mohali
CollegeDAV College, Chandigarh
Educational QualificationGraduate
Coach/MentorNot Known
ReligionSikhism
HobbiesPlaying guitar
TattoosShoulder to bicep (Right)- Eagle
Right arm- Self Mode
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
Family
ParentsFather- Rupinder Singh Mann (Works at Punjab Mandi Board in Mohali)
Mother- Name Not Known
SiblingsBrother- Not Known
Sister- Name Not Known
Favourite Things
Favourite CricketersMS Dhoni, Harbhajan Singh
Money Factor
Salary (as in 2018)IPL- ₹75 lakh/year

 

Some Lesser Known Facts About Gurkeerat Singh Mann

  • Does Gurkeerat Singh Mann smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Gurkeerat Singh Mann drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Though Gurkeerat hails from Muktsar, Punjab; his family moved to Mohali, Punjab in 1995.
  • He started playing cricket when he was just 10 years old.
  • In 2011, he got selected in the ‘Punjab’ cricket team and played his first T20 match against ‘Haryana’ in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy at Rohtak, Haryana.
  • In 2014, he got an opportunity to play for ‘India A’ and in one of the matches against ‘Bangladesh A’, he scored 65 runs and also picked 5 wickets by giving just 29 runs.
  • In the ‘2015-16 Ranji Trophy’ tournament, he scored double-century for ‘Punjab’ against ‘Railways.’ He also picked 9 wickets for ‘Punjab’ against ‘Andhra.’
  • ‘Kings XI Punjab’ bought him several times in 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016, and 2017 for the ‘Indian Premier League’ (IPL) auction.
  • He is also known for his fielding and in IPL 2013, he took an amazing catch of Pune Warriors India’s Ross Taylor near the boundary rope for which he received the award for the ‘Best Catch of the Season’ and also received Rs. 10 lakhs.
  • In 2016, he got selected in the ‘India’ cricket team and made his ODI debut against ‘Australia’ at Melbourne, Australia.
  • In 2018, ‘Delhi Daredevils’ bought him for Rs. 75 lakh for the ‘2018 IPL’ auction.
  • He is an occasional wicket-keeper.

 

 

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