Mohammed Siraj acquired applause from the cricket group for his maiden five-wicket haul in Test cricket. Siraj returned 5 for 73 within the second innings of India’s fourth Test in opposition to Australia at The Gabba in Brisbane and received a heat hug from Jasprit Bumrah as Siraj led the staff off the sector. Courtesy Siraj’s positive spell, Australia have been bundled for 294 within the second innings after scoring 369 of their first and set India 328 runs to win the Test and the sequence. Siraj dismissed key Australian batsmen David Warner, Marnus Labuschagne and Steve Smith, and together with Shardul Thakur (four for 61) helped India maintain a grip on the Test. “A standing ovation as Mohammed Siraj picks up his maiden 5-wicket haul,” wrote BCCI on Twitter as he posted a video of Siraj getting applauded by teammates.
A standing ovation as Mohammed Siraj picks up his maiden 5-wicket haul.#AUSvIND #GroupIndia pic.twitter.com/e0IaVJ3uA8
— BCCI (@BCCI) January 18, 2021
“Having to toil in first class cricket is so important. It shows in both, #siraj and #Shardulthakur performance. You could bowl spells after spells in test matches if you have done that regularly in domestic cricket. Well done to both of them!” tweeted former India cricketer Irfan Pathan.
Having to toil in first-class cricket is so essential. It reveals in each, #siraj and #Shardulthakur efficiency. You might bowl spells after spells in check matches if in case you have completed that often in home cricket. Well completed to each of them!
— Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan) January 18, 2021
“You little ripper Siraj,” tweeted Mike Hesson, the director of cricket a Royal Challengers Bangalore, the staff Siraj performed for in Indian Premier League 2020.
You little ripper Siraj #Siraj #AUSvsIND
— Mike Hesson (@CoachHesson) January 18, 2021
“Some of the best athletes are those who take the emotion out of their performance. They are mature performers, repeating skill irrespective of emotion of the moment. But after, emotion leaks out. We just saw both things with #Siraj” wrote former India lady cricketer Snehal Pradhan.
Some of the perfect athletes are those that take the emotion out of their efficiency. They are mature performers, repeating ability regardless of emotion of the second.
But after, emotion leaks out.
We simply noticed each issues with #Siraj.
— Snehal Pradhan (@SnehalPradhan) January 18, 2021
Bumrah’s gesture as Siraj led the staff out of the bottom additionally made information.
Jasprit Bumrah saying Miyan and hugging siraj – Moment of the day!
— Jayesh (@jayeshvk16) January 18, 2021
A Twitter person credited India captain Virat Kohli for giving Siraj a long term within the IPL.
Captain @imVkohli believed in him when nobody did. and now he has proved his captain and delivered the perfect of him #Siraj u magnificence#AUSvsIND #AUSvIND pic.twitter.com/rLrejdDygy
— Javeed.H (@JaveedH16) January 18, 2021
Siraj made his Test debut within the second Test of the sequence and has emerged because the chief of India’s tempo assault within the absence of senior bowlers Bumrah, Mohammed Shami, Umesh Yadav and Ishant Sharma.
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