- Kiran AM
- Current Team
- BIJAPUR BULLS
A.M.Kiran is a Mandya-born lad who currently plies his trade for the Bijapur Bulls in the 2017 edition of the KPL. Born on 15th February 1992, Kiran started playing red-ball cricket at the age of 12. When asked about his inspiration, the 25-year-old Kiran pointed, “My inspiration and favorite cricketer is none other than Rahul Dravid. I personally like him because of the dedication he has shown for the game of cricket over the years.”
Kiran is a wicket-keeper batsman and made his KPL debut for the Bulls against Namma Shivamogga side last year. At the Under-23 level, Kiran’s most memorable match was against the Kolkata Under-23 side at Gangotri Glades, Mysore. On the academic front, Kiran has completed his BBM from Mysore University and also possesses an MBA in Human Resources from VTU, Belgaum.
Currently he is employed as an auditor in a public sector office in Bangalore and practices cricket only in the evening. Talking about his motto and near-term goals, he said, “The management is giving us immense support and the owner, Kiran Kattimani sir is very encouraging. We are motivated to win this season. The motto I follow is to ‘Never give up’ in life.”