The IPL 2023 Finals between Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and GT not only showcased the timeless skills of veteran cricketer MS Dhoni but also witnessed an impressive performance by Wriddhiman Saha. Saha’s contribution with the bat for GT added substance to the match and displayed his ability to perform on the big stage. Despite falling victim to Deepak Chahar’s clever bowling, Saha’s knock of 54 played a crucial role in setting a competitive total. Alongside Dhoni’s heroics, Saha’s innings further intensified the battle in the IPL finals.
In the high-stakes encounter, Wriddhiman Saha displayed his batting prowess by scoring a valuable fifty for GT. His composed innings provided stability and momentum to his team’s innings. However, Saha’s stay at the crease was cut short by Deepak Chahar’s clever slower leg-cutter. Attempting to slog across the line, Saha mistimed his shot, resulting in a top edge. Fortunately for CSK, Dhoni once again proved his mettle as a fielder by executing a spectacular catch. With his trademark safe pair of hands, Dhoni completed the catch with ease, securing the second wicket for CSK in the finals.
Wriddhiman Saha in IPL finals
DNB – CSK vs RCB, Chennai, 2011
115* – PBKS vs KKR, Bengaluru, 2014
5 – GT vs RR, Ahmedabad, 2022
54 – GT vs CSK, Ahmedabad, 2023