Kings XI Punjab's Wriddhiman Saha Says He Enjoyed Batting in First Six Overs

Kings XI Punjab batsman Wriddhiman Saha hit a 26-ball 54, laced with eight fours and two sixes, to guide his side to a six-wicket victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad.

updated: May 14, 2014 22:06 IST
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Hyderabad: Kings XI Punjab batsman Wriddhiman Saha, who made a superb 54 to help his side score a thrilling victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad in an Indian Premier League match on Wednesday, said he enjoyed his batting and contribution to the team cause.

"We wanted to score the maximum in (first) six overs. We thought it would be easy for (Glenn) Maxwell and Miller and George Bailey subsequently. We wanted to do it by losing the least number of wickets. That's what we did," Saha told reporters in the post-match press conference. (Match highlights)

Saha said he thoroughly enjoyed his batting on a good wicket at the Rajiv Gandhi cricket stadium. "I wanted to bat to the fullest in first six overs and let the momentum go. It was a good wicket and I enjoyed my natural stroke making and hitting the ball that came my way.

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