Saika Ishaque is an Indian cricketer who has played in many BCCI tournaments. She has represented Bengal state, India A team, and was auctioned off to Mumbai Indians during the 2023 WPL auction.
Saika Ishaque Bio
Saika Ishaque was born on Sunday, 8 October 1995 (age 27 years; as of 2022) in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Her zodiac sign is Libra.
She started playing cricket during her childhood. She trained under former Bengal cricketer Shiv Sagar Singh in 2022.
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Saika Ishaque Physical appearance
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters– 165 cm|
in meters– 1.65 m
in feet & inches– 5’ 5”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms– 50 kg|
in pounds– 110 lbs
|Domestic/State Team||• Kalighat Cricket Club|
• Under-19 Bengal
• Under-23 Bengal
• India Green
• India A
• India D
• Mumbai Indians
|Coach/Mentor||Shiv Sagar Singh|
|Batting Style||Left handed batter|
|Bowling Style||Left-arm orthodox spin|
|Date of Birth||8 October 1995 (Sunday)|
|Age (as of 2022)||27 Years|
|Birthplace||Kolkata, West Bengal, India|
|Hometown||Kolkata, West Bengal, India|
|Tattoo||Tattoo on right wrist|
Facts and Trivia
- Saika Ishaque is an Indian cricketer who has played for Bengal, Trailblazers, and various other teams in domestic competitions. In the Women’s Premier League (WPL) auction, she was auctioned off to Mumbai Indians.
- She started playing cricket during her childhood and went on to play in under-16 and under-23 Bengal teams. She won the Under-23 One-Day tournament.
- She became famous after playing a match in the Senior Women’s T20 tournament against Punjab. She was playing for Bengal and dismissed Indian players Harmanpreet Kaur and Yashika Bhatia in consecutive deliveries.
- Mumbai Indians acquired her at her base price of Rs10 lakhs during the auction for the 2023 Women’s Premier League.
- She has also played as a wicketkeeper for the under-23 Bengal team during a tournament in 2016. She is considered a quick fielder.
- She likes to drive motorcycles.