Wriddhiman Saha – Age, Career Info, News, Stats, Records & Videos

Wriddhiman Saha Profile

Wriddhiman Saha is an Indian cricketer who plays as a wicket-keeper batsman for the Indian national cricket team and the Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Indian Premier League (IPL). He was born on October 24, 1984, in Siliguri, West Bengal, India. He is considered one of the best wicket-keepers in the world, known for his agility and safe pair of hands behind the stumps.

Personal Information

Information Details
Full Name Wriddhiman Prasanta Saha
Age 38 years (as of 2022)
Date of Birth October 24, 1984
Place of Birth Siliguri, West Bengal, India
Batting Style Right-handed
Bowling Style
Role Wicket-keeper batsman

Career Information

Wriddhiman Saha made his first-class debut for Bengal in November 2007, in the Ranji Trophy. He made his Test debut for India in February 2010, against South Africa. He has also played in the Indian Premier League (IPL) for various teams, including Kolkata Knight Riders, Chennai Super Kings, Kings XI Punjab, and Sunrisers Hyderabad.

Major Achievements

Wriddhiman Saha has been a vital member of the Indian Test team, known for his exceptional wicket-keeping skills and solid batting performances. He has played a crucial role in many of India’s Test victories, including the historic 2017 Test series win in Australia, where he scored a match-winning century in the third Test in Ranchi. He also holds the record for the most dismissals (10 catches) by a wicket-keeper in a Test match, achieved in the 2018 Test against South Africa in Johannesburg.

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Career Statistics

Format Matches Runs Average Highest 100s 50s Catches Stumpings
Tests 38 1,283 29.34 117 3 6 123 9
ODIs 9 116 19.33 56 0 1 11 2
T20Is 20 107 17.83 16 0 0 16 4
IPL 124 1,451 25.10 115* 1 8 107 10

Note: All stats are as of April 24, 2023.


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