Kumar Kartikeya (born 26 December 1997) is an Indian cricketer who represents Madhya Pradesh in domestic cricket and the Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League (IPL).[1] He made his List A debut for Madhya Pradesh in the 2018–19 Vijay Hazare Trophy on 26 September 2018.[2] Subsequently, he made his first-class debut for Madhya Pradesh in the 2018–19 Ranji Trophy on 28 November 2018.[3] Kartikeya also made his Twenty20 debut for Madhya Pradesh in the 2018–19 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy on 2 March 2019.[4]

Kumar Kartikeya Singh
Personal information
Full name
Kumar Kartikeya Singh
Born (1997-12-26) 26 December 1997 (age 26)
Kuwasi, Uttar Pradesh, India
BowlingSlow Left arm Orthodox, Left arm Wrist spin
Domestic team information
2018–presentMadhya Pradesh
2022–presentMumbai Indians
Source: ESPNcricinfo, 26 September 2018

In April 2022, Kartikeya was named as the replacement for Arshad Khan in the Mumbai Indians squad for the 2022 Indian Premier League (IPL), after Khan was ruled out due to an injury.[5]


  1. ^ "Kumar Kartikeya". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 26 September 2018.
  2. ^ "Elite, Group B, Vijay Hazare Trophy at Delhi, Sep 26 2018". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 26 September 2018.
  3. ^ "Elite, Group B, Ranji Trophy at Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 28 - Dec 1 2018". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 28 November 2018.
  4. ^ "Group C, Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy at Indore, Mar 2 2019". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 2 March 2019.
  5. ^ "IPL 2022: Kumar Kartikeya replaces injured Arshad Khan for Mumbai Indians". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 28 April 2022.