MI vs RCB IPL 2021: Dream is develop into India’s highest wicket-taker, says Mohammed Siraj | Cricket Information
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) paceman Mohammed Siraj has stated that he aspires to be the main wicket-taker for India and with a purpose to obtain this dream, he’ll all the time hold his finest foot ahead. Siraj will subsequent be seen taking part in for RCB within the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 opener in opposition to Mumbai Indians on Friday (April 9).
Siraj will probably be up in opposition to considered one of his Crew India mentors – Jasprit Bumrah – within the first sport of IPL 2021. “Jasprit Bumrah used to face beside me at any time when I used to be bowling. He informed me to stay to the fundamentals and never do one thing additional. It’s nice studying to speak to such an skilled participant. I even performed with Ishant Sharma, he has performed 100 Assessments. It felt good to share the dressing room with him. My dream is to be the very best wicket-taker for India and I’ll work arduous at any time when I get a possibility,” Siraj stated in a video posted on the official Twitter deal with of RCB.
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Siraj made his Check debut in opposition to Australia in December final 12 months. Throughout the Australia tour, Siraj misplaced his father after which the pacer was additionally subjected to racial abuse at Sydney. He then additionally went on to play Check matches in opposition to England through the residence sequence earlier this 12 months.
“Throughout Australia tour, I used to be in quarantine and after we got here again from follow, I acquired to know my father handed away. Sadly, nobody might come to my room. I known as residence and my fiance, mom have been very supportive they usually informed me that I want to satisfy my father’s dream of seeing me play for India,” stated Siraj.
Speaking about his bond with India bowling coach Bharat Arun, Siraj stated: “Arun sir treats me like a son. Once I speak to him, it boosts my confidence. When he was in Hyderabad, he all the time informed me to deal with line and size. I need to play all three codecs for India. No matter alternatives I get, I need to give my 100 per cent and seize them with each palms. There’s a sequence in opposition to England after the IPL, I’ll give my finest.”
When requested about his IPL 2020 marketing campaign, Siraj stated: “Final 12 months, once I joined RCB, I used to be low on confidence. However once I began bowling with the brand new ball, I used to be additionally bowling on a single wicket, which helped me loads. After which the efficiency in opposition to KKR gave me plenty of confidence. The staff tradition right here is so good that everybody used to get collectively and talk about stuff like Virat does.”
You can watch Live Streaming of opening match of IPL 2021 between Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore on Disney+ Hotstar from 730pm onwards on Friday (April 9).
(with ANI inputs)