Gurkeerat Mann was earlier selected in the Indian ODI team for a series against South Africa, also acted as a reserve player for the Indian team which recently won the first Test match against South Africa in Mohali.
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An all-rounder, Mann has scored 1,427 runs in 21 First Class matches so far apart from taking 30 wickets, with his best bowling figures being 5 for 38 in Andhra Pradesh earlier this year. Mann notched up his first double century this season when he played a knock of 201 against Railways at PCA Stadium, Mohali.
Mann started playing cricket at the age of eight years and started training under Tinku. With father Rupinder Singh Mann working in the Punjab Mandi Board, Mann’s mother would take care of dropping and picking Mann after training.
Mann scored 449 and 667 runs in the 2012-14 and 2014-2015 Ranji Trohpy for Punjab and also played an unbeaten knock of 87 runs and picked up two wickets for India A side in the Tri series final against Australia A earlier this year.