Cricket News
| On Apr 8, 2022 7:17 PM IST

Who is Sai Sudharsan IPL 2022? Quick Facts & Stats about Gujarat Titans Debutant

Share

Sai Sudharsan IPL 2022: In a big news update, Chennai-born explosive batsman Sai Sudharsan will be making his Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 debut for the Gujarat Titans (GT) in a crucial match against Punjab Kings (PBKS) at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai. This a huge opportunity for the youngster to play alongside skipper Hardik Pandya and some legendary former cricketers in the Gujarat Titans dugout, head coach Ashish Nehra and mentor Gary Kirsten. Gujarat Titans have won the toss and going with the trend opting to field first in their third match of this IPL 2022 season.

Who is Sai Sudharsan IPL 2022? Quick Facts & Stats about Gujarat Titans Debutant

Tamil Nadu’s left-handed batsman Sai Sudharsan was picked in the Indian Premier League 2022 auction by the Gujarat Titans at his base price of INR 20 Lakh. He was born on 15 October, 2001 in Chennai and played all of his domestic cricket so far for the Tamil Nadu state side. Sudharsan first came into the limelight during the 2021 edition of the Tamil Nadu Premier League where he smashed an impressive total of 358 runs from just 8 innings at an excellent average of more than 70.

Sai Sudharsan got the opportunity to make his T20 debut for Tamil Nadu on 4 November, 2021 against Maharashtra. Sudharsan has scored as many as 182 runs from a total of 7 T20 matches at a strike-rate of close to 120. Now he got a golden chance to play in the IPL 2022 for the Gujarat Titans against Punjab Kings.

Sai Sudharsan Stats in Domestic Cricket

Format Matches Runs Average Strike-Rate
List A 3 54 18 60
T20 7 182 36.40 119.73

 

Related: IPL Team owners

Age 20
Height 5 feet 7 inches
IPL Team
Gujarat Kings
Wife Not Married

PBKS vs GT, IPL 2022

The Gujarat Titans have made a couple of changes to their playing XI from the previous win against Delhi Capitals. Sai Sudharsan and Darshan Nalkande have been included in the team for Vijay Shankar and Varun Aaron respectively.

Related: Highest Paid Player in IPL 2022

GT Playing 11 (Confirmed)
1. Shubman Gill
2. Matthew Wade (wk)
3. Sai Sudharsan
4. David Miller
5. Hardik Pandya (C)
6. Abhinav Manohar
7. Rahul Tewatia
8. Rashid Khan
9. Mohammed Shami
10. Darshan Nalkande
11. Lockie Ferguson

Related: Most sixes in IPL

GT 2022 Squad: Hardik Pandya (Captain), Rashid Khan, Shubman Gill, Mohammed Shami, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Lockie Ferguson, Abhinav Sadarangani, Rahul Tewatia, Noor Ahmed, R Sai Kishore, Dominic Drakes, Jayant Yadav, Vijay Shankar, Darshan Nalkande, Yash Dayal, Alzarri Joseph, David Miller, Wriddhiman Saha, Matthew Wade, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Varun Aaron, B Sai Sudharsan.

Related: IPL 2022 Prize Money

For more IPL 2022 news, click here

Follow us on Google News

Kuljyot Singh

A cricket maniac who lives his life like a T20 match, time is short so make the most of it. Always thriving to learn more about cricket writing and obviously being an Indian, a big cricket expert.