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wriddhiman saha

Wridhiman Saha will don Sunrisers Hyderabad jersey in IPL 2018 edition after he was picked up by the frnachise team for a sum of Rs 5 crore. He had been a part of Kings XI Punjab and Kolkata Knight Riders in earlier seasons. Saha is considered to be one of the finest wicket-keepers in the country and he has shown his abilities since MS Dhoni's retirement from Test cricket. Saha has been a regular name on the playing sheet in the longer format. Saha made his Test debut in 2010 against South Africa in Nagpur and has so far played 32 matches scoring 1164 runs including three hundreds. He has been a decent customer behind the stumps too as he has 75 catches and 10 stumpings to his name. Saha struck a 20-ball century playing for Mohun Bagan in a local T20 cricket match in Kolkata. Saha helped Bagan chase down a target of 152 in seven overs against Bengal Nagpur Railways (BNR) in a JC Mukherjee Trophy game.


Lockdown Drills: Father helping me with catching practice, says Wriddhiman Saha

June 04, 2020 6:21 pm

Wriddhiman's father Prashanta, who is also performing his parental duty- ensuring that India's most technically accomplished wicketkeeper's hand-eye co-ordination remains top notch.

Bengal know how to get Cheteshwar Pujara out, says Wriddhiman Saha

March 08, 2020 7:47 pm

Akash Deep, Mukesh Kumar, and Ishan Porel will only benefit from Wriddhiman Saha's advice on how to dismiss Cheteshwar Pujara on a track where he has played some of his marathon innings.

Wriddhiman Saha boost for Bengal in Ranji Trophy final

March 03, 2020 4:06 pm

Saha is likely to be included in the lineup in place of opener Abhishek Raman who is struggling for runs.

BCCI says 'no' to Wriddhiman Saha's Ranji test

January 21, 2020 9:37 pm

The 35-year-old sustained a fracture on the ring finger of his right hand during the historic Day/Night Test Test against Bangladesh in Kolkata in November and consequently underwent surgery in Mumbai.

'Superman Saha' not losing sleep over white-ball future

January 13, 2020 2:58 pm

While undoubtedly India's first choice in the longest format, Saha has been unable to make an impact with the limited-overs sides, playing the last of his nine one-day internationals in 2014.

For Rishabh Pant, important thing is to shut out the noise, says Parthiv Patel

January 03, 2020 8:04 am

There has been some similarity between Parthiv’s early days and Pant’s fledgling career.

Wriddhiman Saha expects recovery in five weeks after successful surgery

November 27, 2019 7:19 pm

Wriddhiman Saha is raring to comeback on the cricket field after undergoing a successful surgery for a fracture sustained on his right ring finger during the Pink ball Test against Bangladesh in Kolkata.

Sanju Samson returns as injured Shikhar Dhawan's replacement in T20Is vs West Indies

November 27, 2019 12:29 pm

Sanju Samson has been named as Shikhar Dhawan’s replacement for the T20I series against West Indies. The 25-year-old was excluded from India’s T20I squad without playing a single game in the recently-concluded three-T20I series against Bangladesh.

'Making wicketkeeping great again': Wriddhiman Saha earns plaudits for pink ball show

November 23, 2019 8:35 am

Wriddhiman Saha emerged as one of the stars of the opening day of the first Day/Night Test on Indian soil, also reaching 100 Test dismissals as wicketkeeper.

Stayed positive during my rehab, never thought what would happen: Wriddhiman Saha

November 19, 2019 8:07 am

Before the start of the Test series against Bangladesh, Saha, who returned to the playing XI during the home series against South Africa after an elongated injury layoff, spoke with The Indian Express and touched upon various issues, including the pink-ball Test.