Mohammad Siraj on his four-wicket haul against New Zealand: I Like To Bowl Hard Lengths. In the third T20I, the Indian bowler who was on standby during the just finished. T20 world cup in Australia bowled superbly.
In the third T20I, the Indian bowler who was on standby during the just finished. T20 world cup in Australia bowled superbly. India and New Zealand’s final T20I match on Tuesday ended in a tie (D/L method).Rain stopped play with the hosts on 75/4 in 9 overs during chase after the hosts scored 160 in 19.4 overs.The scores were even in accordance with the Duckworth-Lewis method.Mohammad Siraj, who bowled superbly and took four wickets for just 17 runs, was India’s star performer.For his outstanding performance. He was named “Player of the Match.”In spite of the challenging weather. The Indian spearhead who was on standby for the recent T20 world cup in Australia bowled beautifully.
Mohammad Siraj during the post-game awards ceremony.
“This wicket was not easy to bat on. I preferred to bowl the hard lengths. I was a standby in WC, and I was preparing myself to bowl the hard length and I executed the plans here. My plan was simple, bowl the hard lengths and I executed it,”remarked Mohammad Siraj during the post-game awards ceremony.
In his four allotted overs, Arshdeep Singh also took four wickets while giving up 37 runs. Together, these two top bowlers kept New Zealand from posting a significant score on the board. Rain that came too soon ruined what would have been an exciting conclusion.
As early wickets were taken by New Zealand’s bowlers, India remained at 75/4. The game was called off. India eventually prevailed in the series 1-0. Siraj stated.
“Not in our hands, the weather. All three matches, that was there. Good to get a win,”