The 27-year-old has played five Tests, one ODI and three T20Is for India so far after making his debut in the shortest format against New Zealand in November, 2017.
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Ind vs Eng, 1st Test: Mohammed Siraj, veteran Ishant Sharma locked in battle for second pacer’s slot
As far as Ishant is concerned, he has only recently made a comeback to competitive cricket, having played four Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy matches and bowled a total of 14.1 overs.
The Hyderabad-based Siraj said it was an emotional moment for him when he drove straight from the airport to the graveyard and offered flowers on his father’s grave.
India, then during their chase of 328, reached 4/0 before rain forced early stumps on Day Four of the match. They will need to score 324 more runs on Tuesday to win the match and clinch the four-match series.
For India, right-arm fast bowler Mohammed Siraj picked up his maiden five-wicket haul, conceding 73 runs in 19.5 overs.
Siraj had been among the wickets in first-class cricket at home, leading his team Hyderabad’s pace attack in Ranji Trophy and also featuring with wickets for India A.
Team India has recently created history by winning their first ever Test series in Australia. Indian bowlers especially Jasprit Bumrah was phenomenal throughout the series. On January 8, BCCI announced that Jasprit Bumrah has been rested and will be replaced by Mohammed Siraj for the three ODIs against Australia while[Read More…]