After Wriddhiman Saha shared a screenshot of messages from a journalist, Ravi Shastri asked Sourav Ganguly to step in. Wriddhiman Saha has received widespread support after sharing a screenshot of messages from a “journalist.”
Wriddhiman Saha has receive widespread support after sharing a screenshot of messages from a “journalist.” After being drop from India’s Test squad for the two-Test series against Sri Lanka, Saha took to Twitter to share the contents of the messages. Furthermore, Virender Sehwag was among the first to voice his support for Saha, and now former India coach Ravi Shastri has weighed in on the debate. Shastri call it “shocking” that a player was being threaten by a journalist and ask BCCI president Sourav Ganguly to look into it.
“It’s shocking to see a player being threaten by a journalist. Abuse of position is blatant. This is something that happens far too frequently with #TeamIndia. It’s time for the BCCI PREZ to get involve. Discover who the individual is in the interest of every cricketer. This is serious coming from WS, the ultimate team player “On Sunday night, Shastri also issued a tweet.
Ravi Shastri asked Sourav Ganguly to step in.
Moreover, On Saturday, India’s squads for the Test and T20I series were announce. Saha was also dropped from the Test squad, along with veteran stars Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, and Ishant Sharma.
Saha later revealed that the team management, led by head coach Rahul Dravid, had told him to consider “retirement” because he would no longer be considered for selection in the future.
The wicketkeeper-batter also stated that Ganguly texted him after his heroic 61-run knock in the first Test against New Zealand in Kanpur in November, assuring him of a spot in the team “as long as I’m here (at the helm of the BCCI).”
India will also host Sri Lanka in a two-Test series beginning March 4 at home.