Wriddhmiman Saha is the right-hand Indian batsman who plays for Gujarat Titians in the Indian Premier League. He plays the role of wicket-keeper and opening Batsman in IPL or Test cricket. Wriddhiman is known as the finest wicket-keeper India has ever produced. He has Played Many impactful innings for his team, but Wriddhiman Saha highest score in IPL is 115 runs against Kolkata Knight Riders. Before we dive deep into Wriddhiman Saha IPL career, let’s have a look at his player profile:-
Wriddhiman Saha player profile
|Full Name||Wriddhiman Prasanta Saha|
|DOB||24 October 1984|
|Birthplace||Siliguri, West Bengal, India|
|Batting Style||Right-Hand Batsman|
|Height||5 ft 9 inches|
|Role in Team||Wicket Keeper Batsman|
Top 5 Wriddhiman Saha Highest score in IPL
These are the top 5 Wriddhiman Saha highest score In IPL:-
|Runs Scored||Ball Faced||Against||Date||Edition|
|115||55||Kolkata Knight Riders||1 June||2014|
|93||55||Mumbai Indians||11 May||2017|
|87||45||Delhi Capitals||27 October||2020|
|81||43||Lucknow Supergiants||7 May||2023|
|68||38||Sunrisers Hyderabad||27 April||2022|
Wriddhiman Saha IPL Career
- Wriddhiman Saha made his IPL debut in 2008, Because of his brilliant performance in Ranji Trophy, He was picked up by Kolkata Knight Riders at the price range of 12 Lakh at IPL Auction. He is a right-hand batsman and a Wicket-keeper, who helps his team with the Bat and saves crucial runs at the intense moment in the match. Wriddhiman Saha is an openings batsman known for his classic cricketing shots. In IPL 2023, Gujarat Titans purchased the services of Wriddhiman Saha at 1.90 crore. Wriddhiman Saha and Shubhman gill made a opening partnership of 142 runs , it is the in the lists of highest opening partnership in IPL 2023.
- Wriddhiman Saha has played 161 matches in his IPL career and has scored 2798 runs at an average of 24.98. He has smashed 1-century, 13 half-centuries in his IPL career. Wriddhiman Saha Highest score in IPL is 115 runs in 55 balls against Kolkata Knight Riders in the 2014 IPL Final. He is the only wicket-keeper batsman in IPL history, who has scored a century in the IPL final. He smashed 84 sixes and 278 fours in his IPL career. Let’s have a look at the stats of Wriddhiman Saha:-
- Batting Stats of Wriddhiman Saha
- Let’s have a look at Wriddhiman Saha IPL teams history:-
|IPL Edition||IPL Teams|
|2008 – 2010||Kolkata Knight Riders|
|2011 – 2013||Chennai Superkings|
|2014 – 2017||Punjab Kings|
|2018 – 2021||Sunrisers Hyderabad|
|2022 – Present||Gujarat Titans|
Top 3 Wriddhiman Saha highest Score in IPL
- Wriddhiman Saha highest score in IPL is 115 runs in 55 Balls against Kolkata Knight Riders at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium on 1 June 2014. In his innings, He smashed 8 sixes and 10 fours at a strike 209.09. Wriddhiman Saha is the first wicket keeper batsman to score a century in the IPL final. At batting first, Wriddhi’s magnificent century and M.vohra half-century helped Punjab to achieve a humungous total of 199 in 20 overs. But Punjab bowlers failed to defend the IPL title and Kolkata Knight Riders won the IPL final 2014 by 3 wickets.
- Wriddhiman Saha second highest score is 93 runs in 55 balls against Mumbai Indians at Wankhede on 11 May 2017. He slammed 3 sixes and 11 fours at a strike rate of 169.09. Punjab batted first and set a huge total of 230 runs with the help of Wriddhi’s 93. Punjab Kings is the top in the top three teams, who has scored most time 200+ runs. Mumbai Indians almost chased the score but the game turned in the last over. It was a very intense match but in the end, Punjab Kings won the match by 7 runs.
- Wriddhiman Saha third’s highest score in IPL is 87 runs in 45 balls against Delhi Capitals in Dubai on 27 October 2020. He smashed 12 fours and 2 sixes at a strike rate of 193.33. Sunrisers Hyderabad Batted first, Wriddhiman Saha and David Warner made an opening partnership of 150+ runs and then Manish Pandey helped his team to achieve a massive score of 219 runs with the loss of 2 wickets.
Sunriser’s great bowling effort stopped Delhi’s batting lineup at a total of 131/10 in 19 overs. Sunrisers Hyderabad won the match by 88 runs and Wriddhiman Saha was nominated as a man of the match with his brilliant 87 runs knock.
Wriddhiman Saha is the only wicket-keeper batsman in IPL history, who has scored a century in the IPL final.
Wriddhiman Saha Highest score in IPL is 115 runs in 55 balls against Kolkata Knight Riders in the 2014 IPL Final.
Wriddhiman Saha has played 161 matches in his IPL career and has scored 2798 runs at an average of 24.98