Shreevats Goswami

Country: India
Born: May 18, 1989, Calcutta (now Kolkata), Bengal
Batting Style: Left hand Bat
Playing role: Wicketkeeper Batter

Shreevats Goswami Bio

Shreevats Pratyush Goswami is an accomplished Indian cricketer known for his wicketkeeping skills and impressive batting performances. Despite being primarily seen as Wriddhiman Saha’s understudy throughout his career, Goswami has managed to establish himself as a valuable member of the Bengal cricket team.

Goswami’s journey in cricket began to gain attention when he showcased exceptional glove work during the Under-19 World Cup in 2008. He played a significant role in the team’s triumph under the captaincy of Virat Kohli, contributing a crucial 58 runs in the semi-final against a formidable New Zealand attack. It was during this tournament that his potential as a talented cricketer started to surface.

Following his commendable performance at the Under-19 World Cup, Goswami was selected by the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the inaugural season of the Indian Premier League (IPL). He made an immediate impact and was honored with the Emerging Player Award. However, despite his promising start, Goswami struggled to secure a consistent spot in IPL teams and has only participated in 31 matches over the span of a decade, representing three different franchises – Kolkata Knight Riders, Rajasthan Royals, and Sunrisers Hyderabad. He remained with the Sunrisers until IPL 2020.

While Goswami’s IPL career may have been somewhat underwhelming, his contributions to the Bengal cricket team have been invaluable. In the 2019-2020 season, Goswami played a crucial role in guiding Bengal to the finals of the Ranji Trophy, where they finished as runners-up to Saurashtra. Throughout the tournament, Goswami showcased his batting prowess by scoring three vital half-centuries. Unfortunately, he had to make way for the returning Wriddhiman Saha in the final match.

Goswami’s dedication and perseverance have earned him a reputation as a dependable wicketkeeper and a capable batsman. Although he has faced challenges in establishing himself at the highest level of cricket, his contributions to the Bengal team and his consistent performances in domestic cricket have solidified his place in the cricketing fraternity.

Off the field, Goswami is known for his humble and down-to-earth demeanor. He is respected by teammates and opponents alike for his sportsmanship and commitment to the game. With his undying passion for cricket and determination to succeed, there is no doubt that Shreevats Pratyush Goswami will continue to leave his mark on the sport and inspire upcoming cricketers in India.

Shreevats Goswami Career Stats

Shreevats Goswami Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
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FC 61 99 6 3019 225* 32.46 5952 50.72 4 17 408 11 143 1
List A 97 97 7 3371 149* 37.45 4646 72.55 6 18 369 26 79 9
T20s 111 101 10 2437 86* 26.78 2109 115.55 0 13 270 40 52 10

Shreevats Goswami Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
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FC 61 2 18 14 0 - - - 4.66 - 0 0 0
List A 97 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s 111 - - - - - - - - - - - -

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