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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.


Wriddhiman Saha recovers from COVID, to be available for tour of England

May 18, 2021 11:38 am

Saha was among the players who contracted the dreaded virus in the currently-suspended Indian Premier league while playing for SunRisers Hyderabad.

Wicketkeeping a specialist position in Tests, one missed chance can change a match: Wriddhiman Saha

January 26, 2021 8:32 am

Wriddhiman Saha said Rishabh Pant's form with the bat does not matter to him because he sees himself as a specialist wicketkeeper.

Sunil Gavaskar's pick: Pant over Saha as keeper, Gill over Shaw as opener

December 15, 2020 10:23 am

Gavaskar said that with a blistering 73-ball 103-run knock in the second warm-up game under his belt, Pant will give India more flexibility in the first Test, the only day-night game, to be played in Adelaide.

Wriddhiman Saha back at India nets, on road to recovery

November 19, 2020 1:02 pm

Wriddhiman Saha was back at the Indian team nets, showing signs of recovery from an injury with four weeks still left for the much-anticipated Test series opener against Australia.

Wriddhiman Saha will be fit for Australia Test series: Sourav Ganguly

November 15, 2020 12:09 pm

The BCCI last week said it would take a late call on Wriddhiman Saha’s availability for the tour which begins with the first of six short-form internationals on November 27 in Sydney.

SRH likely to 'wait and watch' on Wriddhiman Saha's groin niggle

October 28, 2020 4:02 pm

Saha had picked up the niggle during his match-winning innings of 87 off 45 balls against Delhi Capitals on Tuesday and didn't keep wickets with substitute Shreevats Goswami replacing him.

SRH vs DC: Tendulkar, Shastri praise Wriddhiman Saha's knock, Ponting says chasing a concern

October 28, 2020 2:07 pm

Wriddhiman Saha smashed 12 fours and two sixes for SRH in their 88-run victory over Delhi Capitals, showing his hitting skills which have largely gone unnoticed over the years.

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.