Mohammed Siraj, who lost his father during the tour of Australia, decided not to return home and stay with the team.
New Delhi, Dec 27: Right-arm fast bowler Mohammed Siraj made his debut for the Indian team in the second Test match with Shubman Gill, while on one side Gill replaced Prithvi Shaw, on the other hand Siraj was injured because of Mohammed Shami’s playing XI. The second match of the Border-Gavaskar Trophy is being played at Melbourne Cricket Ground, and Siraj made his Test debut on Boxing Day.
Mohammed Siraj, who lost his father during the tour of Australia, decided not to return home and stay with the team, he got the result of this sacrifice,
Conversation with coach
After the first day’s play was over, Team India’s filming coach R Sridhar and Mohammad Siraj had a fun chat in Hyderabad, The BCCI posted this video on its official Twitter handle, while talking to Siraj, who took two wickets on the first day, Sridhar said in Hyderabad, “Enjoyed, seeing you in the ground, put death to death, on this, Pacer Said death, brother.
Siraj further said that getting the Test Cap for India is the biggest achievement in his life so far, Siraj also praised the acting captain Ajinkya Rahane during this, he said how Rahane boosted my confidence, He said that I feel very good, achieving India’s Test Cap is the biggest achievement of my life, I did not bowl till lunch, I did very well after drinks in bowlers, I got very good talking to Ajju bhai I felt, because he gave me confidence, Bumrah also stood with me and kept giving me confidence.
WATCH: R Sridhar interviews debutant Siraj with a Hyderabadi twist
– BCCI (@BCCI) December 26, 2020