|Type of Player||Left-arm orthodox spinner and right-hand lower middle-order batsman.
|Birth Place||Cuttack, Orissa|
|Parents||Sachidananda Singh (father), Asha Singh (mother)
|Address||Bali Bhagat Road, Bepari Sahi, Buxi Bazar, Cuttack-1, Orissa, India|
|Date of Birth||November 21, 1987|
FULL NAME: Dhiraj Kumar Singh
NICK NAME: Rinku
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION: B.Com.
FIRST COACH: Prashant Das, Sourajit Mohapatra.
First-class debut: Vs Rajasthan at Sambalpur, Nov 16-19, 2008.
Last First-class match: Vs Punjab at Bhubaneswar, Dec 1-4, 2010.
List A debut: Vs Tripura at Kolkata, Feb 17, 2009.
Last List-A match: Vs Madhya Pradesh at Ahmedabad, Feb 23, 2010.
Twenty20 debut: Vs Bengal at Cuttack, Oct 24, 2010.
Batting and fielding figures:
First-class: 15 matches, 21 innings, 8 not outs, total 28 runs, highest score 15, average 2.15, catches 7.
List-A: Nine matches, 2 innings, 2 not outs, total 2 runs, highest 1 not out, 2 catches.
Twenty20: One match, 1 innings, 1 not out, 0 run.
First-class: 15 matches, 22 innings, 556 overs, 1676 runs, 44 wickets, best bowling in an innings 7/83, best bowling in a match 8/129, average 38.09, five wickets in an innings once.
List-A: Nine matches, 9 innings, 61 overs, 314 runs, 5 wickets, best bowling 2/25, average 62.80.
Twenty20: One match, 4 overs, 23 runs, 2 wickets.
AWARDS/HONOURS: Received the Maruti Estate Saheed Sporting Cricketer of the Year (2009-10) Award in Bhubaneswar on April 11, 2010.
MOST MEMORABLE MOMENT: Bagging seven wickets in an innings against Rajasthan in the Ranji match at Sambalpur in November, 2008.
OTHER NOTABLE ACHIEVEMENTS:
* Played Polly Umrigar Trophy (Under-14) for the year 2000-01.
* Played Polly Umrigar Trophy (Under-15) for the year 2001-02.
* Played Vijay Merchant Trophy (Under-17) for the year 2004-05.
* Played Vinoo Mankad Trophy (Under-19) for the year 2006-07.
* Played Cooch Behar Trophy (Under-19) for the year 2006-07.
* Played C.K.Nayudu Trophy (Under-22) for the year 2007-08 and 2008-09.
RECORD LAST UPDATED: 07 Jul, 2011