Great News for Indians Hyderabadi girl Sindhuja reddy Salguti 26-years-old selected into US Cricket Team. Sindhuja reddy who have represented Hyderabad Cricket over 14 years now she has been selected into USA Women’s national Cricket team. Sindhuja reddy who moved to USA after marrying to Siddhartha Reddy where she almost giving up cricket but miracle happened its turned to be another opportunity for her to continue the Game which she loved the most. Her Husband and family supported her to continue the game which she love most. Then she started playing in club matches in US where she proved herself a leading wicket-keeper Bats-women.
As of now the US women’s cricket team going to participate in the world T20 qualifiers in Scotland In August month and she will be the part of team and she will play her first ICC world Cup. Sindhuja Reddy came to know about the Opportunity through one of the her seniors announced her in the team squad now Sindhuja reddy grabbed the opportunity with both hands. She also played in local clubs before selecting into the team in the selection trials.
Here are some twists also there before selecting her into team. there will be criteria to to get into USA women’s cricket team the minimum requirement to participate in the selection trials was a two year minimum stay in US. But she is three months less than of criterion but her talent made her select into US women’s National cricket team where she impressed the selectors. she have been played 7 matches in that she batted well and her wicket keeping skills makes everyone shocked her batting skills and the way of shot selection made her into US team.
Sindhuja Reddy started playing cricket when she was at 12. She did schooling in St Anthony’s Middle school in Himayath Nagar and Engineering in KMIT Keshav Memorial Institute of engineering In Naryanguda. Sindhuja reddy trained different coaches like Vijay Kumar and she also trained under Purnima Rau who is former Indian women’s cricket team.
Sindhuja Reddy was captain of state school team when she was in Ninth class and she also played under-16 and under-19 in Under-19 she represented the national cricket team in 2008. Later Sindhuja reddy was selected into national side under-19. After that no tournaments was scheduled and her dream of wearing the India Jersey vanished then she represented Hyderabadi for next five years in the Ranji Trophy.
Talking to the Telangana Today sindhuja was delighted she said that she was proud of India Girl especially Telangana girl and she thanked her her coaches in city. She aims to give her best for the USA Women’s team and making her team to qualify for the T20 women’s world cup in 2020. She also told that the dream for playing in ICC World Cup will come true. The US team has been mixed with different people who are actually five from Indian-origin, four from west -indies, two Americans, one Sri Lankan and one Pakistani.