Mohammed Siraj who is one of the star performer of India’s historic Test Series win in Australia Tour is gearing up for the upcoming test series against England in Chennai at the MA Chidambaram Stadium which is the venue for the first test match.
Mohammed Siraj posed with his teammate Shahbaz Nadeem & captioned the picture as “Partner in crime.” Siraj & Nadeem also plays for Hyderabad & Jharkhand in Indian domestic cricket while Siraj is playing for the National team after he displayed heroics with the ball in the Australia Tour. Nadeem has been included in the Test Squad for upcoming test series against England as a standby player.
Siraj scalped 13 wickets in three test matches in Australia as India won the Border Gavaskar Series by 2-1 after winning the fourth & final test in Brisbane. In Brisbane test, Siraj picked up his maiden five wicket haul after making his Test Debut in Test Cricket in the second test match of the series in Melbourne Cricket ground.
The fast bowler has scalped 165 wickets from 41 first class matches at a decent economy rate of 23.92 & he could play his first test match in India when the team will face England for the first test match at MA Chidambaram stadium in Chennai. Nadeem made his test debut in 2019 against South Africa in Ranchi & scalped four wickets in that particular match. Nadeem has bagged 443 wickets from 117 firsct class matches.
The second test match of the upcoming test series against England will be played again at MA Chidambaram stadium in Chennai before both the teams move to Ahmedabad for the remaining two tests move to Ahmedabad for the remaining two tests. Ahmedabad will host five T20Is & the tour will end in Pune with three ODIs.