Mohammed Siraj

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Mohammed Siraj
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Personal information
Full nameMohammed Siraj
Born (1994-03-13) 13 March 1994 (age 24)
Hyderabad, Telangana, India
BattingRight-hand bat
BowlingRight-arm fast
RoleBowler
International information
National side
T20I debut (cap 71)4 November 2017 v New Zealand
Last T20I14 March 2018 v Bangladesh
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
2015-presentHyderabad
2017Sunrisers Hyderabad
2018–presentRoyal Challengers Bangalore
Career statistics
Competition FC LA T20I
Matches 23 31 3
Runs scored 136 110 -
Batting average 5.23 9.16 -
100s/50s 0/0 0/0 0/0
Top score 26 36* -
Balls bowled 4191 1407 72
Wickets 104 56 3
Bowling average 20.00 22.92 66.00
5 wickets in innings 4 4 0
10 wickets in match 2 n/a n/a
Best bowling 8/59 5/37 1/45
Catches/stumpings 4/0 2/0 1/0
Source: Cricinfo, 5 December 2018

Mohammed Siraj (born 13 March 1994) is an Indian cricketer who plays for Hyderabad, Royal Challengers Bangalore and the India national cricket team.[1]

Domestic career[edit]

Siraj made his first-class debut on 15 November 2015, playing for Hyderabad in the 2015–16 Ranji Trophy tournament.[2] He made his Twenty20 debut on 2 January 2016 in the 2015–16 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy tournament.[3] During the 2016–17 Ranji Trophy tournament, he was the highest wicket-taker for Hyderabad with 41 wickets at an average of 18.92.[4]

In February 2017, he was bought by the Sunrisers Hyderabad team for the 2017 Indian Premier League for 2.6 crores.[5] In January 2018, he was bought by the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 2018 IPL auction.[6]

In February 2018, he was the leading wicket-taker in the 2017–18 Vijay Hazare Trophy, with 23 dismissals in seven matches.[7] In October 2018, he was named in India A's squad for the 2018–19 Deodhar Trophy.[8]

International career[edit]

In October 2017, he was named in India's Twenty20 International (T20I) squad for their series against New Zealand.[9] He made his T20I debut for India against New Zealand on 4 November 2017, taking the wicket of Kane Williamson, finishing with figures of 1 wicket for 53 runs from four overs.[10]

In February 2018, he was named in India's Twenty20 International (T20I) squad for the 2018 Nidahas Trophy.[11] In September 2018, he was named in India's Test squad for their series against the West Indies, but he did not play.[12]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mohammed Siraj's swift rise up the Indian ranks". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 23 October 2017.
  2. ^ "Ranji Trophy, Group C: Services v Hyderabad (India) at Delhi, Nov 15-18, 2015". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 13 December 2015.
  3. ^ "Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, Group A: Bengal v Hyderabad (India) at Nagpur, Jan 2, 2016". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 10 January 2016.
  4. ^ "Hyderabad Ranji Trophy 2016-2017 Statistics". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 23 March 2017.
  5. ^ "List of players sold and unsold at IPL auction 2017". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 20 February 2017.
  6. ^ "List of sold and unsold players". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 27 January 2018.
  7. ^ "Vijay Hazare Trophy, 2017/18:Most Wickets". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 27 February 2018.
  8. ^ "Rahane, Ashwin and Karthik to play Deodhar Trophy". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 19 October 2018.
  9. ^ "Iyer, Siraj called up for New Zealand T20Is". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 23 October 2017.
  10. ^ "2nd T20I (N), New Zealand tour of India at Rajkot, Nov 4 2017". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 4 November 2017.
  11. ^ "Rohit Sharma to lead India in Nidahas Trophy 2018". BCCI Press Release. 25 February 2018. Retrieved 25 February 2018.
  12. ^ "Indian team for Paytm Test series against Windies announced". Board of Control for Cricket in India. Retrieved 29 September 2018.

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