Siddhesh Lad

Siddhesh Dinesh Lad (born 23 May 1992) is a cricketer who plays for Mumbai in Indian domestic cricket. He is a right-hand batsman and occasional right arm off break bowler.

Siddhesh Lad
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Personal information
Full nameSiddhesh Dinesh Lad
Born (1992-05-23) 23 May 1992 (age 28)
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
BattingRight-handed
BowlingRight-arm off break
RoleBatsman
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
2013–presentMumbai
2015–2019Mumbai Indians
Career statistics
Competition FC LA T20
Matches 56 38 44
Runs scored 3,914 1,124 703
Batting average 41.63 43.23 26.03
100s/50s 8/25 4/3 0/3
Top score 150 129 82
Balls bowled 664 283 324
Wickets 5 9 18
Bowling average 81.60 27.11 21.50
5 wickets in innings 0 0 1
10 wickets in match 0 0 0
Best bowling 1/4 2/16 5/13
Catches/stumpings 24/– 11/– 17/–
Source: Cricinfo, 5 January 2020

Lad was the captain of the Western Wolves team in the Toyota University Cricket Championship (UCC).[1] His father, Dinesh LAD, is the coach of Indian international batsman Rohit Sharma.[2] In the 2015 Indian Premier League, he was selected to play for the Mumbai Indians.[3] In January 2018, he was bought by the Mumbai Indians in the 2018 IPL auction. On April 10th 2019, he finally made IPL debut for Mumbai Indians against Kings XI Punjab in 2019 Indian Premier League replacing the injured Rohit Sharma. He hit a six off the first ball he faced in his IPL career scoring 15 runs in the match before being dismissed. In November 2019 Kolkata Knight Riders have included him for IPL 2020[4]

He was the leading run-scorer for Mumbai in the 2017–18 Ranji Trophy, with 652 runs in seven matches. [5]

In August 2018, Lad was released from his squad in the Quadrangular Series and added to India Red's team for the second match of the 2018–19 Duleep Trophy.[6] In the match, he scored a half-century in each innings, and was named the man of the match, as India Red progressed to the final.[7][8]

In November 2018, he scored his 3,000th run in first-class cricket, batting for Mumbai against Railways in the 2018–19 Ranji Trophy.[9] He was the leading run-scorer for Mumbai in the tournament, with 652 runs in seven matches. [10]

In August 2019, he was named in the India Green team's squad for the 2019–20 Duleep Trophy.[11][12]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Western Wolves | UCC.in Archived 2 December 2013 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ Siddhesh: A lad with a difference Archived 15 February 2013 at the Wayback Machine
  3. ^ http://cricket.yahoo.com/news/professional-companies-should-manage-cricketers-041823900.html
  4. ^ "List of sold and unsold players". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 27 January 2018.
  5. ^ "Ranji Trophy, 2017/18: Mumbai batting and bowling averages". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 3 April 2018.
  6. ^ "Rayudu, Jadhav added to Quadrangular series". Cricbuzz. 22 August 2018. Retrieved 22 August 2018.
  7. ^ "(D/N)Duleep Trophy at Dindigul, Aug 23-26 2018". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 26 August 2018.
  8. ^ "Lad, Rasool and Nadeem take India Red to Duleep Trophy final". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 26 August 2018.
  9. ^ "Ranji Trophy Digest: Mixed Bag For India Stars, New States Take Baby Steps". Network18 Media and Investments Ltd. Retrieved 5 November 2018.
  10. ^ "Ranji Trophy, 2018/19 - Mumbai: Batting and bowling averages". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 10 January 2019.
  11. ^ "Shubman Gill, Priyank Panchal and Faiz Fazal to lead Duleep Trophy sides". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 6 August 2019.
  12. ^ "Duleep Trophy 2019: Shubman Gill, Faiz Fazal and Priyank Panchal to lead as Indian domestic cricket season opens". Cricket Country. Retrieved 6 August 2019.

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