|Cricketer (Left-arm pace bowler)
|Monthly income and salary
|Total net worth
|0.4 million USD (INR ₹3-3.5 Crores)
Indian Domestic cricketer Akash Singh was born on 26 April 2002 in Bharatpur, Rajasthan. His full name is Akash Maharaj Singh. He is majorly known for playing domestic cricket for the Nagaland team and he started playing domestic cricket in 2019, then he got his first opportunity in IPL to play for Rajasthan Royals in 2021.
The 22-year-old left arm-pacer is currently hired by Sunrisers Hyderabad for the upcoming edition of IPL 2024 for ₹20 Lakhs.
The youngster took his coaching classes from his cricket coach/mentor Vivek Yadav and he learned all the tips, tricks, variations, how to bowl slow Ball and all under the guidance of Mr. Yadav.
His raw talent was harnessed by his coach who helped him hone his skills. Akash Singh also kept improving by playing in various age-group tournaments for domestic level.
Akash Singh is known for playing as a medium-fast bowler cricket player in his team, And his bowling style is Left arm Medium fast, and he is especially known to bowl in powerplay and mid of the match who even likes to bowl at any situation of the match.
The talented young pacer got his big break when he was picked for the India Under-19 squad in September 2019, he represented the India under-19 cricket team in ACC Under-19 Asia Cup 2019.
He was a member of the Indian U-19 team that lost a controversial match against Bangla tigers in the final of the ICC U-19 CWC 2020. Singh made his T20s debut on 09 November 2019 in the match of Tamil Nadu vs Rajasthan at Thumba.
However, the tournament showcased his prowess to the cricketing world as he picked up some wickets in that tournament with his pace and controlled swing bowling.
Akash Singh frequently clocked speeds around 135-140 kph, alarming batters with his steep bounce, lind and length as well. Singh’s impactful performances played a key role in India’s progression till the final.
After the Under-19 World Cup, and even featured in India A Under-19s. Akash Singh’s domestic career really took off. He came to limelight when Akash was 15 years old in 2007.
He took all 10 wickets without spending a single run of his opponent’s team in a local T20 match held in Jaipur. He then made his List A debut in February 2021 against Himachal, featured in FC matches from 13 Dec – 16 Dec 2022 against Uttarakhand.
The 22 year old also played his List A Last match against Punjab on 23rd Nov 2022. His last T20I Domestic and FC Matches last both came against Himachal in October 2022 and January 2023 respectively.
IPL Debut with Rajasthan Royals
The left-arm pacer received his pink army jersey for Rajasthan Royals in 2021 when he was bought by RR family for ₹20 Lakhs, but his debut didn’t go as per the expectation, he went giving 39 runs in his 4 overs spell, leaking nearly around 10 runs per over.
Akash Singh’s deceptive pace, accuracy and ability to outthink batters, left-arm pacer promises to be one of India’s bowling mainstays in the future. At just 22 years of age presently, his best years are certainly ahead of him.
Akash Singh’s Net Worth
|₹ 3-3.5 Crores (approximately)
|26 April 2002
|Country of Origin
|Source of Wealth
|Professional Cricketer, Sponsorships
Akash Singh has seen his net worth grow constantly over the past years. The young Indian fast bowler’s net worth has increased by around ₹60-70 Lacs in the last year or so. As per recent estimates, Akash Singh’s current net worth stands at ₹3-3.5 crore. When converted to dollars, this amounts to a net worth of $0.04 million.
This stagnant rise in Akash Singh’s net worth can be attributed to his success on the cricket field leading to financial rewards. The left-arm pacer needs to perform big in IPL 2024 if he gets the opportunity to play for SRH where he can prove his worth and convert the bought price into 5 to 6 times for next season.
As he continues to evolve with his bowling and establish himself as a vital part of India’s future bowling attack, Akash Singh net worth is likely to grow even further if he plays well for SRH and domestic seasons for India.
Industry experts predict that the talented young pacer’s net worth could reach over ₹ 7-10 crore in the next few years if he realizes his immense potential to the fullest with his performances.
Akash Singh’s Salary
|Chennai Super Kings
Akash Singh earns from cricket thanks to his skill and rising stocks as an impressive fast bowling talent. His monthly income is estimated to be between ₹20-25 lakhs at present. This includes his retainer contracts with domestic teams and the IPL franchise.
The current tag is a validation of his talent. With several years of cricket still ahead of him, Akash Singh salary graph will only scale higher peaks from here on.
Akash Singh Brand Endorsements
Like most cricketers early in their careers, Akash Singh is not yet actively involved in a lot of brand endorsement deals. As per available information, he has only signed deals with some brands like Red Bull, Adidas. Both these brands leverage Akash Singh to grow financially and provide a stable lifestyle.
It is estimated that the young Indian pacer may be earning around six figures per year from this brand endorsement deal. The amount could rise in the future if Akash Singh keeps excelling on the field and becomes more popular nationwide. Brands prefer associating with cricketers who connect well with fans.
There is not much information provided about Akash Singh’s personal car collection that is not available in the public domain yet. He is still early in his professional cricket career and may not have made many hig- ticket purchases.
Most young cricketers generally invest their initial earnings back into things like training infrastructure rather than splurging on luxury vehicles.
But it is believed that Akash Singh is a proud owner of an amazing car which is yet to be revealed if he owns one or two.
House, Property, and Assets
The 22-year-old currently resides with his family in Sikar, Rajasthan. However, he is planning to buy a new house in Jaipur soon. Although not many details are known about his house, it is reported, he will buy a multi-storey property with modern amenities.
But it is safe to assume that with his rising cricketing income, Akash has invested in a spacious and soon to buy a new house for himself.
Akash Singh Girlfriend
On the personal front, Akash Singh is currently single and not dating anyone publically. The Rajasthan based pacer is completely focused on his rising cricket career and does not want any distractions.
Since Akash Singh likes to keep his private life very low profile; there is no information available on any past or present girlfriend. Neither has he made any mention about the same on his social media handles. As and when there are any developments on his relationship status, the section shall be updated.
|Date of Birth
|26 April 2022
|Place of Birth
|Bharatpur, Rajasthan, India
|Father: Maharaj Singh
|Shardul Sports School, Bikaner
|Professional debut for the Indian team
|Yet to make his debut
|5’8 (1.73 m)
|173cm or 5’8 feet
|67-69kg (144-150 lbs)
|Chest: 38 inches, Waist: 32 inches, Biceps: 13 inches
Hobbies & Interests
Akash Singh hobbies include Singing, listening to music, travelling and cycling.
Because of his early career, There is not a single piece of information available about his favourite players, Grounds and Films.
Akash Singh Cricket Career
On the other hand, if we talk about Akash Singh’s cricket career, the left-arm bowler started playing state-level cricket with the Rajasthan team in the year 2019. So let’s know about Akash’s domestic cricket career & debut.
T20s Cricket Debut
Akash Singh started playing domestic cricket with T20s Cricket and made his T20 debut on 09 November 2019 in the match of Tamil Nadu vs Rajasthan at Thumba. And Akash has got the chance to play only 9 T20s cricket matches so far, in which he has taken 7 wickets by giving runs at an economy of 7.87.
List A Cricket Debut
Akash Singh made his List A debut on 23 February 2021 in the match of Rajasthan vs Himachal at Jaipur. And he has got the chance to play only 9 List A cricket matches so far, in which he has taken 14 wickets by giving runs at an economy of 6.04.
First Class Cricket Debut
Akash made his First Class debut on 16 December 2022 in the match of Uttarakhand vs Nagaland at Sovima. And Akash has got the chance to play only 5 FC cricket matches so far, in which he has taken 10 wickets by giving runs at an economy of 3.72.
Akash Singh IPL Career
If We talk about Akash Singh’s IPL Career then, For the first time Akash Singh was included in Rajasthan Royals team for the Indian Premier League season 2021. He made his IPL debut on 2 October 2021 against CSK, he took zero wickets by giving 39 runs in his four over spells.
In April 2023, he played his last IPL match against Punjab at M.A. Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai, India, and had bowling figures of 35/0. So far he has played 7 matches in IPL till date and has taken 5 wickets with an economy of 9.87 runs per over.
It will be very harsh to say Akash Singh even without making his International debut for India was involved in one of such controversies. As soon as the final match of the 2020 Under-19 CWC finished, a few players from both the teams (IND & BAN) got involved in a physical fight.
After video footage of the ugly on-field scuffle were scrutinized by an ICC investigation committee, two Indian players (left-arm pacer Akash Singh &, leg-spinner Ravi Bishnoi) and 3 Bangladeshi players were sanctioned by the apex cricket body for being found guilty of a Level 3 breach of the ICC Code of Conduct.
Akash Singh Social Media
The 22-year-old pacer also has added huge number of Instagram followers in the early days, The Rajasthan born cricketer has got around 86K followers on Instagram account with 200 posts. However, his X/Twitter account information is not known yet.
Instagram – @akkionfire
FAQs about Akash Singh
A. No, Akash Singh is not dating anyone for now.
A. Akash Singh will play for the Sunrisers Hyderabad in 2024.
A. Akash Singh was bought by SRH for ₹20 Lakhs in IPL Auction.
A. Akash Singh lives in Bharatpur, Rajasthan, India.