ICC T20 World Cup: Jatinder Singh of Oman is in the headlines for playing an explosive innings against Papua New Guinea in the group stage match of the ICC T20 World Cup. He scored 73 runs in 42 balls with the help of seven fours and four sixes. And gave his team a 10-wicket victory over PNG. Jatinder Singh has become the first Oman batsman to score a fifty in the T20 World Cup. Let us know who is Jatinder Singh.
Have taluk from India
Jatinder Singh was born in Ludhiana, Punjab. But settled in Oman with his family in 2003. And representing the same team in the World Cup. Jatinder has also been a part of Oman’s Under-19 cricket team. Jatinder’s father works in Oman Police. Jatinder has 3 brothers. His younger brother Jaspreet Singh also plays cricket.
How is Jatinder’s performance
Jatinder Singh first made his debut for Oman in 2012. Jatinder has so far scored 434 runs in 19 ODIs. His best score is 107 and strike rate is 76.40. Along with this, he has scored 770 runs in 29 T20 matches. And the best score in T20 is 73 not out.
Let us tell you, Oman’s first match in the World Cup was against Popua New Guinea. PNG scored 129 runs in 20 overs playing first. 50 runs, while Jatinder Singh won the match with the help of 73 runs in 42 balls.