Manvinder Singh Bisla (born December 27, 1984 in Hisar, Haryana), is an Indian cricketer. He is a wicket-keeper and right-handed batsman and usually opens the batting for his team. Bisla is one of the lesser known of the wicket-keeper/batsman that Indian cricket unearthed from the junior and India-A ranks in the last decade, the others being Ajay Ratra, Parthiv Patel, MS Dhoni and Dinesh Karthik. Bisla was the stand-in captain of the U-19 test team during their tour to England in 2002 season. The match ended in a draw.
Manvinder Singh Bisla BIOGRAPHY
Manvinder Singh Bisla made his debut in Ranji Trophy domestic cricket in the subsequent cricket season (2002/3) for his home state – Haryana. He moved toHimachal Pradesh in 2003/04 season as Ajay Ratra is part of the Haryana team and currently represents the HP in Indian domestic cricket. In 2011 he was signed by the IPL franchise Kolkata Knight Riders.He played as the wicket keeper of kkr in first 5 matches when Brad Haddin was not available.He opened the batting with all rounder Jacques Kallis from South Africa. He was Man of the Match in the 2012 IPL final against CSK due to his 89 in 48 balls, helping KKR chase down 190.
Batting and fielding averages:
|Last First-class||Baroda v Himachal Pradesh at Vadodara, Dec 15-17, 2010|
|List A debut||Sri Lanka Emerging Team v India Emerging Team at Colombo (RPS), Sep 27, 2003|
|Last List A||Himachal Pradesh v Punjab at Chandigarh, Feb 18, 2011|
|Twenty20 debut||Delhi v Himachal Pradesh at Delhi, Apr 3, 2007|
|Last Twenty20||Kolkata Knight Riders v Chennai Super Kings at Chennai, May 27, 2012|