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Wriddhiman Saha’s flash screenshot creates controversy

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CRICDOT DESK : Wriddhiman Saha, who become sidelined for the approaching Sri Lanka tests, has bared it all. Not best did he monitor how a journalist threatened him for refusing to reply his name for an exclusive, however he additionally found out how BCCI president Sourav Ganguly texted him on Whatsapp and confident him that so long as he’s the president, Saha will keep his vicinity withinside the facet in contrast to what sincerely occurred. The incident occurred the day he scored a match-saving sixty one towards New Zealand in Kanpur, nonetheless, jolted with the news, Saha spoke to The Indian Express and confessed that he can`t recognize how matters modified so fast.

“After scoring sixty one towards New Zealand at Kanpur, Dadi (Sourav Ganguly) congratulated me over WhatsApp and mentioned, `As lengthy as I`m here (helming the BCCI), you will be withinside the crew`. Such a message from the BCCI president actually boosted my confidence. What I`m suffering to recognize is how matters have modified so fast,” the wicketkeeper-batsman had stated.

Now, Ganguly`s brother Snehashish, who’s additionally the Cricket Association of Bengal secretary, has reacted, announcing that Saha shouldn`t have made a non-public communication public. He informed The Indian Express that the 37-year-vintage have to have performed the Ranji Trophy.

“This is my non-public opinion, however what become communicated to him (Saha) via way of means of the leader selector/BCCI become non-public. He likely shouldn`t have long past public with that. Also, he should have performed the Ranji Trophy. He referred to non-public motives for pulling out and we need to recognize that. The door is continually open for him, each time he desires to be part of the squad,” Snehasish informed newshounds on Sunday.

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About his communication with Sharma, he had stated: “What Chetan Sharma stated at the clicking convention these days become definitely exceptional to what we had conversed. He had known as me and requested if I become gambling the Ranji Trophy. That become the primary week of February and I informed him that the Ranji Trophy become nevertheless a while away. He stated, `OK`.

Then, he informed me that he desired to deliver something, that the choice committee become making plans to strive a brand new face, wondering lengthy-term. That I wasn`t gambling and become withinside the crew as a 2nd wicketkeeper and the choice committee desired to strive a newcomer and groom him. He informed me I wouldn`t be withinside the crew for the Sri Lanka series.”

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