Xtra Time Net Desk: Promising younger quick bowler Mohammed Siraj has set an ideal instance of giving desire of nation over household. Siraj, who misplaced his father on Friday has determined to remain again in Australia regardless of the Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) giving him the choice of flying again and be along with his household on this hour of grief.
The quick bowler has determined to stick with the Indian contingent and proceed performing his nationwide duties. The BCCI in an announcement shared his grief and will likely be supportive of Siraj on this extraordinarily difficult section.
The President of BCCI, Sourav Ganguly too lauded the robust character of the pacer from Hyderabad. He tweeted, “Could Mohammed Siraj have lots of energy to beat this loss..plenty of good needs for his success on this journey.. great character.”
Siraj’s father Mohammed Ghous handed away on Friday. The 53-year-old, who was an autorickshaw driver earlier than Siraj’s cricketing profession took flight, misplaced the battle to a lung ailment. Siraj, who’s a part of the Indian Check aspect couldn’t fly again to India for the funeral as a result of quarantine guidelines in place.
Siraj has performed one ODI and three T20Is for India. The pacer is but to take a wicket within the 50-over format, however he has three wickets in T20Is.
Virat Kohli and his boys is slated to play three ODIs (beginning November 27) and as many T20Is earlier than the Border-Gavaskar Trophy for the four-match Checks begins on December 17.