Wriddhiman Saha (left) smashed a gutsy 33-ball 42 against Sunrisers Hyderabad on Monday night © IANS
Wriddhiman Saha (left) smashed a gutsy 33-ball 42 against Sunrisers Hyderabad on Monday night © IANS

Mohali: Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) wicketkeeper-batsman Wriddhiman Saha on Tuesday said it was difficult to predict Sunrisers Hyderabad pacer Trent Boult. Sunrisers beat Kings XI by 20 runs at Mohali on Monday. IPL 2015 Highest wicket-taker: List of best bowlers in IPL 8

“He bowls a good yorker and has good pace too. You can’t predict whether he is going to bowl the yorker or something else. I was thinking he would bowl a yorker as he had done earlier but then it didn’t happen (as I thought and got out to a miscued shot),” Saha was quoted as saying by iplt20.com. IPL 2015 Most 6s and 4s: List of most dangerous batsmen in IPL 8

With a gutsy 33-ball 42, Saha took the fight to the Sunrisers. Coming in to bat at 53 for the loss of four wickets in pursuit of 151, he built a 44-run stand with Akshar Patel to create a few nervous moments for the visitors. IPL 2015 schedule: IPL 8 match time table with venue details

“Last season the batsmen were getting to 50s. This year we haven’t had those many 50s and we haven’t been able to build partnerships as well. There have been some wrong shots played, and times when we have not been able to rotate strike when needed, and then (piling of) dot balls (has created pressure),” said Saha. IPL 2015 Points Table & Team Standings

“The middle-order is looking a bit weak. We have always been together as a unit — through the highs and lows — which is a positive for us and we will work towards winning the remaining games.” Indian Premier League (IPL) 2015: Complete coverage