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Saha and Shami have been selected in the Bengal Ranji Squad for the quarter-final match of the Ranji Trophy to be held after IPL 2022. Bengal has to play its quarter-final match against Jharkhand on 6 June.
IPL 2022 will end but not wriddhiman saha (Wriddhiman Saha) Will get rest from him and neither will Mohammed Shami (Mohammed Shami) To. In the 15th season of IPL, both Saha and Shami are part of Gujarat Titans. This team has qualified for the playoffs. That is, it may be that both were also seen playing the final on 29 May. But, in the meantime, there has been news of him being selected in another team. Both Saha and Shami were selected for the Bengal team for the knockout match of the Ranji Trophy to be held after IPL 2022. (Bengal Ranji Squad) has been done in. Bengal has to play its quarter-final match against Jharkhand on 6 June.
Wriddiman Saha has got a place in Bengal’s Ranji team after being out for 3 months. 37-year-old Saha was out of the league stage of Ranji Trophy due to personal reasons. Apart from him, Shami has also been selected in the team but whether he will play or not, it will be decided only after getting the green signal from BCCI and head coach Rahul Dravid.
Saha’s bat is going well in IPL 2022
Wriddhiman Saha is in excellent form in IPL 2022. His batting looks great. He has scored 281 runs with 3 half-centuries at a strike rate of more than 123 in the journey so far of the 15th season of IPL. Saha opens the innings for Gujarat Titans and his last innings played against Chennai Super Kings made a lot of headlines.
League stage matches were not played due to personal reasons
For Saha, playing in the knockout matches of the Ranji Trophy can also become a chance for him to make a place in Team India again. Earlier this year, Saha was dropped from the home Test series against Sri Lanka. But, after being selected in the Bengal team, he will have a chance to knock on the door of Team India again by scoring runs.
Shami’s younger brother also selected
The command of Bengal Ranji team will be in the hands of Abhimanyu Easwaran. Apart from Mohammed Shami, his younger brother Mohammad Kaif and left arm spinner Ankit Mishra have also been given place in this team. He will be the third left arm spinner in the team after Shahbaz Ahmed and Pradipta Pramanik.
Apart from experienced medium pacer Nilkanth Das, opener Sudip Gharami has also got a place in the team. Although Sudeep’s performance has not been special, yet he has been included. Not only this, State Sports Minister Manoj Tiwari has also managed to make his place in the team.