Virat Kohli’s spouse Anushka Sharma has posted an Instagram story, reacting to Mohammed Siraj’s dream spell within the Asia Cup 2023 last on Sunday (September 17). The precise-arm quick bowler shocked the Sri Lankan batters with an unbelievable six-wicket haul on the R Premadasa Stadium.
Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Siraj opened the bowling for India. Bumrah dismissed Kusal Perera for a duck. Quickly after, Siraj bagged 4 wickets in an over to go away Sri Lanka reeling at 12/5 on the finish of the fourth over. Siraj added two extra wickets to his tally to finish with figures of 6/21 in seven overs.
Taking to Instagram, Anushka Sharma reshared a photograph from the Indian cricket workforce, writing:
“Kya baat hai miyan! Magic!! (Wow, what a efficiency, miyan! Magic!!)”
Anushka Sharma additionally tagged Siraj’s official Instagram deal with. Followers ought to observe that Anushka’s husband Virat Kohli has performed an enormous function in Siraj’s success. Virat backed him on the Royal Challengers Bangalore when the quick bowler would leak heaps of runs within the demise overs.
Siraj has now turn into considered one of India’s most harmful bowlers. He set a brand new report for essentially the most wickets by an Indian bowler in a single over of an ODI match by taking 4 wickets within the second over of his spell.
“To be sincere, I used to be attempting to make the batter play” – Mohammed Siraj opens up on his 4-wicket over
Siraj had a chat with the host broadcasters after the primary innings ended. The quick bowler talked about his plans for the over the place he took 4 wickets:
“To be sincere, I used to be attempting to make the batter play. As we speak bought lots of wickets with out-swingers and really pleased with it.”
Siraj’s dream spell helped India bowl Sri Lanka out for simply 50 runs. Ishan Kishan and Shubman Gill scored 51 runs in 6.1 overs, serving to India win by 10 wickets.
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Edited by Sudeshna Banerjee