Indian pacer Mohammed Siraj was the star of India vs Sri Lanka Asia Cup 2023 remaining. Mohammed Siraj hunted 6 wickets in IND vs SL sport to utterly twist the match in India’s favour. After the match, Mohammed Siraj revealed his bowling plans towards Sri Lanka.
With Mohammed Shami’s heroics with the bat, India bowled out Sri Lanka for simply 50 runs in Asia Cup 2023 remaining on Sunday, September 17. It was Sri Lanka’s second-lowest complete ever in ODIs. Later, Indian openers Ishan Kishan (23*) and Shubman Gill (27*) scored unbeaten knocks to drive India to victory by 10 wickets.
“If I Bowled In The Proper Areas”- Mohammed Siraj Reveals His Plan Towards Sri Lanka
Publish the match, Mohammed Siraj had a chat with fellow teammate Kuldeep Yadav. In the course of the dialog, Siraj revealed his plan towards Sri Lanka batters.
“I discovered swing early on after which I instructed myself that there was no must hit the wicket onerous. I believed that if I bowled in the appropriate areas I might get swing and that was my plan,” Siraj mentioned.
Speaking about his good spell within the match, Mohammed Siraj mentioned it was magical and he by no means thought that he would bowl such spell.
“The spell was like magic. I had by no means thought I might bowl such spell. I had picked 4 wickets towards Sri Lanka earlier in Trivandrum as properly, however was not capable of get my fifth regardless of bowling 6 overs,” Siraj mentioned within the BCCI video.
Mohammed Siraj Reveals His Favorite Dismissal In Asia Cup 2023 Closing
When Kuldeep Yadav requested Siraj which was his favorite dismissal within the match, the Indian pacer picked Dasun Shanaka’s wicket.
“I had been practising this ball from the West Indies collection, to come back from vast of the crease and bowl an outswinger. It labored out completely and that was my finest wicket until date. It occurred precisely the way in which I deliberate it out,” the right-arm pacer mentioned.
Mohammed Siraj set the sector on fireplace within the 4th over of the match by looking down 4 wickets within the single over. He dismissed Pathum Nissanka, Sadeera Samarawickrama, Charith Asalanka, and Dhananjaya de Silva within the 4th over to demolish Sri Lanka’s prime order.
Later, Siraj went on to choose two extra wickets- Dasun Shanaka and Kusal Mendis. Ultimately, he picked 6 wickets for 21 runs throughout his 7 overs. Siraj gained the participant of the match award for his impeccable spell at R. Premadasa Stadium.