India Today – Highlights1Siraj picked up 41 wickets from nine games in 2016-17 Ranji season2He was picked up by the Sunrisers Hyderabad for Rs 2.
- Highlights1Siraj picked up 41 wickets from nine games in 2016-17 Ranji season2He was picked up by the Sunrisers Hyderabad for Rs 2.
- The right-arm pacer replaced Ashish Nehra in the team, who retired from all forms of cricket on Wednesday.He is now the second player to debut in this series after Shreyas Iyer, who was handed a debut in the first T20I at Delhi.
- He was handed a match after Nehra was ruled out and since then he hasn’t looked back.Talking about Siraj, Virat Kohli said that Nehra is no longer there and this allows India to hand a debut to an exciting new talent in Siraj.
- It’s a dream come true,” said ecstatic SirajSiraj, the son of an auto-rickshaw driver, was a proud man after getting his first national team call-up and remembered telling his father to rest as he will take care of the family from now on.
- And yes, I have shifted with my family to a new house,” Siraj told PTI.