India’s national team batsman Wriddhiman Saha slammed a 20 ball century in the domestic league of the country. Playing for Mohan Bagan in the JC Mukherjee Trophy, Wriddhiman excellent batting helped Mohan Bagan to chase down the target of 152 runs in just seven overs.
Mohun Bagan were playing against BNR Recreation Club who had posted 151/7 batting first at the Kalighat ground.
In reply, Wriddhiman Saha and skipper Subhomoy Das started aggressively with the latter scoring a 22-ball 43, with two sixes and six boundaries.
Saha, on the other hand had 18 scoring shots beside his name — four boundaries and 14 sixes — as Mohun Bagan reached the target without the loss of any wickets. He scored 102 at a gigantic strike rate of 510.
Later he said, “I prefer batting at the top but I have kept rotating in terms of my batting position. With SRH, I will probably bat in the lower middle order.”
Wriddhiman Saha will play for Sunrisers Hyderabad in the forthcoming edition of the Indian Premier League. The franchise brought Saha for RS 5.5 crore.