IPL: 5 current players you didn't know made their debut in IPL 2008
These players, currently part of IPL teams, made their debut in 2008.
It has been more than a decade since the IPL was formed, but it continues to entertain fans around the world. Over the years, there have been a number of players who have represented the various franchises and played well, but have faded away with time.
Here are five current players whom you might not know were a part of the first IPL in 2008.
#5 Wriddhiman Saha
Wriddhiman Saha, the current Test wicketkeeper of India, was part of the Kolkata Knight Riders in the first edition of the Indian Premier League. The diminutive player played a full season for the franchise, getting 159 runs in 12 matches at an average of 31.80, and taking 8 catches and 2 stumpings.
His India debut came two years later in a Test against South Africa in 2010.
He is now part of the Sunrisers Hyderabad and has played a total of 111 matches across seasons, scoring 1625 runs and picking 54 catches.