Arshdeep Singh was born on 5th February, 1999 in Guna, Madhya Pradesh, India. He is an Indian professional cricketer who was part of India's victorious campaign in the 2018 ICC U-19 World Cup. He is also left-arm medium-fast bowler.
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Arshdeep started playing cricket of note in 2012 under coach Jaswant Rai at GNPS School, Chandigarh. He took 13 wickets in Vinoo Mankad Trophy for Punjab and also has claimed 19 wickets for Chandigarh in five matches in Punjab Inter-District ODI Championship for the DP Azad Trophy in 2017. He debuted in international youth cricket at the ACC U19 Asia Cup 2017 against Malaysia U19 in Kuala Lumpur on 10 Nov 2017.
In 2017, Arshdeep also played for India Red team in the U19 Challenger Trophy. This was a tournament which displayed his capability as a bowler as he picked up seven wickets which included a five-wicket haul. So this match brought him into limelight.
During the group stage game of the 2018 U19 World Cup against Zimbabwe, Arshdeep had his best performance of the tournament, bowling with an economy rate of 1.43. He bowled in 7 overs which conceded 10 runs to the opponents and he also took 2 wickets. A few months later, he was included in the Punjab U-23 team and he made an impact with the ball against Rajasthan taking 8 wickets including a hat-trick in the CK Nayudu Trophy. That spurred the selectors to include him in the state team for the Vijay Hazare 2018/19 and Arshdeep had a decent debut claiming 2 wickets against Himachal Pradesh.
After impressing everyone in the Domestic circuit, Arshdeep Singh was snaffled up by Kings XI Punjab. Arshdeep Singh made his debut against Rajasthan Royals in his home ground at Mohali where the left-arm seamer accounted for two big guns of Rajasthan Royals- Jos Buttler and Ajinkya Rahane. The youngster played 3 matches for KXIP in the 2019 season and was retained by the franchise ahead of the 2020 IPL auction.
Arshdeep started playing cricket at the age of 13 for his school. He has represented Chandigarh and Punjab cricket teams in state-level tournaments. His father Darshan Singh was actively involved in the initial stages of his career.