[caption id="attachment_836751" align="alignnone" width="628"]<img class="size-full wp-image-836751" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Prabhsimran-Singh.jpg" alt="Prabhsimran Singh Kings XI Punjab" width="628" height="355" /> Prabhsimran Singh (Credit: Twitter)[/caption] <p></p> <p></p><a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/prabhsimran-singh-2">Prabhsimran Singh</a> has been given a debut by <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/kings-xi-punjab">Kings XI Punjab</a> for their <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/series/indian-premier-league-2019-200997/">IPL 2019</a> contest against <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/teams/sunrisers-hyderabad/news/">Sunrisers Hyderabad</a> at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium on Monday. <p></p> <p></p>Punjab s wicket keeper batsman Prabhsimran, all of 18, was taken by Preity Zinta-owned KXIP for Rs 4.80 crore. <p></p> <p></p>https://twitter.com/IPL/status/1122861689945202690 <p></p> <p></p>Prabsimran has played only four List A matches before the IPL 2019 Auctions and was part of the Indian team which finished a runner-up at the ACC Emerging Teams Asia Cup in Sri Lanka. The Punjab batsman idolises explosive Virender Sehwag. The attacking batsman scored 298 runs for his side in the Under-23 tournament. <p></p> <p></p>In the Cooch Behar trophy in season 2017-18, he scored 547 runs for Punjab, hitting three centuries. <p></p> <p></p>Prabsimran hails from Patiala and came in the limelight with a 298 in age-group cricket during the Punjab U23 Inter-district cricket tournament last year, that came off just he was ignored by selectors for the India U-19 team s tour to Sri Lanka.