Mohammed Siraj IPL 2021 RCB Team Player: Mohammed Siraj first came in the headlines in 2017. At that time, Sunrisers Hyderabad took him with him for Rs 2.60 crore in the IPL 2017 auction.
Mohammad Siraj is a right-arm fast bowler.
Mohammed Siraj did wonders in the Test series on the tour of Australia. In the absence of bowlers like Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Shami and Umesh Yadav, Siraj led the bowling attack of Team India. Virat Kohli will now want this bowler to perform the same for Royal Challengers Bangalore during IPL 2021 as he did for Team India. Mohammad Siraj, who hails from Hyderabad, was bought by RCB in the 2018 auction for Rs 2.20 crore. Since then he is part of Virat Kohli’s team. Siraj has played a total of 35 matches so far and has taken 39 wickets. Four wickets for 32 runs is his best performance. However, they prove to be very expensive and their economy is of 9.08.
Mohammad Siraj first came into the limelight in 2017. At that time, Sunrisers Hyderabad took him with him for Rs 2.60 crore in the IPL 2017 auction. Siraj’s father used to drive an auto rickshaw. He devoted his life to make his son a cricketer. Siraj played for the first time in 2015 with a leather ball. Then within two years, he made a place in Team India. The 2016-17 Ranji season was notable for Siraj. He took 41 wickets in nine matches this season. Due to this he got an entry in the IPL. In his first season, he played six matches and took 10 wickets. However, the Sunrisers released him before the next season.
Siraj has been with RCB since 2018
Then in the IPL 2018 auction, RCB found possibilities in them and took Rs 2.20 crore with them. In 2018, he played 11 matches and took 11 wickets. His best performance was three wickets for 25 runs. Then in 2019 Siraj played nine matches and took seven wickets. This season he was seen as colorless. He conceded nine and a half runs per over. However, he performed better in 2020. He took 11 wickets in nine matches. During this, three wickets for eight runs was his best. During this, he scored two consecutive overs in the match against Kolkata and set a record. He is the first bowler who did this feat.
Siraj has played a total of 60 T20 matches so far and has taken 90 wickets. If Umesh Yadav is not with RCB this season, then Mohammad Siraj will have a chance to make a mark in the IPL.
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