Wriddhaayan Bhattacharyya

Wriddhaayan Bhattacharyya

Sports Writer

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Favourite cricket team


Favourite cricket format

Test cricket

Favourite cricket player

AB de Villiers

Favourite cricket ground

Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai

Favourite sporting memory

India winning the 2011 ODI World Cup

Favourite sports movie


Wriddhaayan Bhattacharyya is a cricket journalist based in India who takes a keen interest in stories that unfold on and off the field. His expertise lies in news writing, features and profiles, interviews, stats, and numbers-driven stories. He has also worked as a podcaster and talk show host on cricket-related shows on YouTube and Spotify.

Latest Articles by Wriddhaayan Bhattacharyya

David Warner


Former Australia spin bowler and two-time World Cup winner Hogg talks about superstar Warner's career, and the importance of Travis Head to carry on the legacy.

ormer Australian spin bowler Brad Hogg discusses David Warner's illustrious career and Travis Head's potential to continue Warner's legacy. Hogg praises Warner's growth as a player and person, despite the challenges faced, and highlights Head's impressive performances and aggressive style.

Wriddhaayan Bhattacharyya


Azhar Ali


Exclusive| Azhar Ali: Pakistan not bowling smartly, making Babar Azam's captaincy look poor in the T20 World Cup

In an exclusive interview, Azhar Ali discusses Pakistan's struggles in the T20 World Cup, pointing out the need for smarter bowling tactics to support Babar Azam's captaincy. He advises bowling first against India and pursuing an aggressive batting strategy to secure a win.

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Angkrish Raghuvanshi


Exclusive: IPL's Youngest Champ Angkrish Raghuvanshi Reveals His Toughest Rival

Exclusive interview with IPL's youngest champion Angkrish Raghuvanshi: He shares his journey, toughest rivals, inspirations like AB de Villiers and Virat Kohli, and future aspirations.

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Herschelle Gibbs


South Africa batting icon Gibbs believes every middle-order batter in the Proteas squad is capable of finishing games

Cricket icon Herschelle Gibbs discusses the potential of South Africa's middle-order and spinners for the ICC T20 World Cup, emphasizing flexibility in strategy. Read his insights on the Proteas' prospects and key players.

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Allan Donald


Exclusive| Allan Donald: No pacer will kill it in the T20 World Cup except Jasprit Bumrah

South African legend Allan Donald names Jasprit Bumrah as the top pacer for the T20 World Cup, and anticipates stellar performances from Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma. Discover his insights on the bowlers' challenges and key players in the upcoming tournament.

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T20 World Cup: Sanju Samson is ready to play as India's first-choice wicketkeeper, says Naman Ojha


T20 World Cup: Sanju Samson is ready to play as India's first-choice wicketkeeper, says Naman Ojha

Former India wicketkeeper-batsman Naman Ojha believes Sanju Samson is primed to take on the role of India's primary wicketkeeper in the upcoming T20 World Cup, suggesting he can excel both as a batsman and behind the stumps.

Wriddhaayan Bhattacharyya


Wriddhaayan Bhattacharyya

He has covered Indian domestic cricket and the IPL, ICC Cricket World Cups, and bilateral tournaments, including the first-ever pink-ball Test match in India.

He worked for a decade as a sports and features journalist with Zee Media, Deccan Chronicle Holdings, The Asian Age, Mid-Day, and Sportstar from The Hindu Group before turning to freelance from 2022. Since then, he has written for Olympics.com, The Quint, The Telegraph, The New Indian Express, and moneycontrol.com from The Network18 Group.

When not working, he can be found at the coolest Rock and Roll gigs grooving to some live music.