In a fascinating flip of occasions throughout the Asia Cup 2023 final between India and Sri Lanka, an previous tweet from England’s quick bowler Jofra Archer surfaced, garnering consideration and reward throughout the cricketing neighborhood.
In the course of the high-stakes remaining match, Mohammed Siraj delivered an impressive efficiency that noticed him choose up six wickets in simply 7 overs. His unimaginable bowling figures of 7-1-21-6 despatched shockwaves by the Sri Lankan batting lineup and considerably contributed in bundling out the opponent for a mere whole of fifty in 15.2 overs.
Additionally, it was Siraj’s greatest bowling figures within the 50-overs format.
As social media customers dug into Archer’s previous tweet, they stumbled upon his 2015 publish, which learn, “5 for 4? Effectively bowled to you sir.”
5 for 4? Effectively bowled to you sir
— Jofra Archer (@JofraArcher) January 25, 2015
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‘Solely Archer can predict this’
Followers imagine that Archer’s tweet displayed a way of admiration for Siraj’s outstanding bowling expertise.
Solely @JofraArcher can predict this
— Vakugu (@vakugu) September 17, 2023
Archer yr 😭😭
— Basic Mojito (@classic_mojito) September 17, 2023
— Aspirant (@aspirantsblog) September 17, 2023
Siraj’s extraordinary efficiency within the remaining match additionally set a brand new document for the fastest five-wicket haul in One Day International (ODI) cricket.
Cricket followers and IPL groups alike applauded Siraj for his historic achievement, and the resurgence of Archer’s tweet added a contact of nostalgia to the second.
Driving on Siraj’s spectacular spell of quick bowling, India bundled out Sri Lanka of their dwelling floor for a paltry whole of fifty.
— Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) September 17, 2023
It was a SPELL! 🪄
— BCCI (@BCCI) September 17, 2023
6️⃣ wickets! 🥵
5️⃣ ⭐️ efficiency! 🎬
4️⃣ slips nonetheless in place! 🙌
3️⃣ cheers! 🥳
2️⃣ minutes of silence for the haters! 🤫
1️⃣ magician – Mohammed Siraj! ✨#PlayBold #AsiaCup2023 #INDvSL #AsiaCupFinal @mdsirajofficial pic.twitter.com/VvdH4Nl06B
— Royal Challengers Bangalore (@RCBTweets) September 17, 2023
Siraj blew away Sri Lanka! 🤯🔥
— Punjab Kings (@PunjabKingsIPL) September 17, 2023
Scenes at Colombo 💥
Courtesy: Mohd. 5IRAJ 🔥 pic.twitter.com/CCXuOkRR7n
— SunRisers Hyderabad (@SunRisers) September 17, 2023