From the National Cricket club at Cross Maidan to playing in top cricket leagues in the United States, Saiprasad Bhosale is proving no hurdles are big enough if you have the passion for cricket.
Born in Mumbai , Saiprasad started playing cricket at the St. Francis School in Borivali. He captained his team to the quarter finals of the Giles Shield. He then joined the National cricket club at Cross Maidan and started to learn the cricketing traits under watchful eyes of Sir Sudhir Naik and Vidya Paradkar.
In 2016, Saiprasad decided to go to the USA for his masters degree and decided to join the University of Illionois and ofcourse , joined their cricket team.
Saiprasad bowls right hand medium pace and he was in top 10 wicket takers in 2016 in Midwest leagues that takes place in Illinois.
His highest score this season is a match winning 130. His knock came of just 88 balls with 12 sixes and it was even more special as his team were chasing 264 and were 40 for 2 when Saiprasad came in to bat !This season , playing for his team , ‘THE SHIELD‘ , Saiprasad has scored 614 runs at a staggering strike rate of 190.38 and he has backed that up with 16 wickets !
Saiprasad is currently in New Jersey working for IT company Futran Solutions. On weekends , he plays professional cricket across New Jersey.
\Saiprasad is an aggressive batsman by nature and is thriving in the US. His future plans include playing in various leagues across the country and playing for the USA cricket team !