Sindhuja Reddy to feature for America’s Cricket team

Sindhuja would play as a wicket-keeper-batsman for America's women's cricket team. She has also played for Hyderabad in the Ranji Trophy and recently married Siddha Reddy who lives in the United States, according to a release.

By: Express Web Desk | Published:June 27, 2017 11:27 pm

A woman cricketer from Telangana, Sindhuja Reddy, has been selected in the American team, which recently gained recognition from the International Cricket Council.

Sindhuja would play as a wicket-keeper-batter for America’s women’s cricket team, as said in a release from the information department of Telangana government.

Sindhuja was also the captain of Hyderabad’s under-19 cricket team. The opening batter, had almost left the idea of continuing cricket but has now got a new opportunity to show her talent for the United States.

Sindhuja has also played for Hyderabad in the Ranji Trophy and recently married Siddha Reddy who lives in the United States, according to a release. She also did her B. Tech and MBA before moving to the US after her marriage.

She used to play for local clubs, and as she performed well and managed to impress the selectors with her skills both as a batswoman and a wicket-keeper, she was able to cement her place in the American squad. Sindhuja’s parents were delighted to hear about her selection.

The ICC made the American cricket team their official member and Sindhuja would be featuring in the qualifying match of the women’s World Cup, which will be played in Scotland, the release said.

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    P Ramdas Nayak
    Jun 28, 2017 at 4:37 pm
    Sindhuja Reddy has played in Ranji Trophy according to your report published above. Is this information correct? If so, which year she played? Whether there is Ranji Trophy for men and women separately or she played along with men in Ranji Trophy team..
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      Surekha Paul
      Jun 29, 2017 at 9:55 pm
      Sinduja Reddy has represented Hyderabad Team in All India Sr Nationals fr women.. That means if a Sr women's cricketer who parti ted in the Sr Nationals is a Ranji player which is equal to Men's Ranji. Hat's off to sindu for all her hard work which paid back being selected for and representing United States of America Country Team.. feel proud of her.. sindu hamare hyderabadi ladki hai Bhai.. Jai hind :) :)
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