(Last Updated on : 06/04/2011)
Robin Singh is a left-handed batsman of Tamil Nadu
Cricket team. He was born on September 14, 1963 in Princes Town, Trinidad. His full name is Rabindra Ramanarayan Singh. He has also played for team India, South Trinidad and Trinidad Cricket team.
This right-arm medium-fast bowler started his First-class cricket career in 1982-83 and continued up to 2001-02. Robin Singh has played in altogether 137 First-class matches with an average of 46.03. His total score in these matches is 6997 runs, which includes 22 centuries and 33 half-centuries. The highest score of Robin Singh in any of the First-class matches is 183 runs. While in bowling, Robin Singh has picked up 172 wickets in the First-class matches by giving 6188 runs from the 12201 balls he played in these matches. His bowling average is 35.97 and economy is 3.04.
In the 'List A' matches, Robin Singh debuted in 1982-83 and it continued up to 2001-02. He has played in overall 228 'List A' matches with an average of 26.51. His total score in these matches is 4057 runs, which includes one century and twenty half-centuries. The maximum score made by Robin Singh in any of the 'List A' matches is 100 runs. While with ball in hand, Robin Singh has taken 150 wickets by losing 5851 runs out of the 7544 balls he played in the List A matches. His bowling average is 39.00 and economy is 4.65 in these matches.
Robin Singh has played in only 1 Test match in his cricket career. In that particular match, he has scored total 27 runs and his striking rate in this match is 50.00. Whereas in bowling, he could not pick up any wicket but has lost 32 runs from the 60 balls he played in that match. His bowling economy is 3.20 in this match. This Test match was against Zimbabwe from October 7 to 10 in 1998, which was held at Harare.
The One Day International (ODI) cricket career debut of Robin Singh was against West Indies on March 11 in 1989, which was held at Port of Spain. He has played in altogether 136 ODI matches with an average of 25.95. The total score of Robin Singh in these matches is 2336 runs, which includes one century and nine half-centuries. His highest score in any of the ODI matches is 100 runs and his striking rate is 74.30. Whereas with ball in hand Robin Singh has picked up 69 wickets by giving 2985 runs from the 3734 balls he played in the ODI matches. His bowling average is 43.26 and economy is 4.79. The latest ODI match played by Robin Singh was against Australia on April 3, 2001, which was held at Visakhapatnam
In the 'Twenty20' matches Robin Singh had his debut at Leicester on September 15, 2005. He has played in 2 Twenty20 matches with an average of 38.00. His total score in these matches is 38 runs, which consists of two fours and one six. The striking rate of Robin Singh in these matches is 122.58. Again in bowling he has taken 1 wicket by losing 9 runs from the 6 balls he played in these matches. His bowling average is 9.00 and economy is 9.00 in the Twenty20matches. The latest Twenty20 match of Robin Singh was held at Leicester on September 17 in 2005.