Former Indian batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar showered reward on tempo bowler, Mohammed Siraj, for arising with “one thing new” each time he steps out onto the sphere.
The 27-year-old Siraj started his journey in Australia late final yr and hasn’t seemed again since. He has been on the rise and is nicely on his strategy to changing into an everyday starter within the Indian Take a look at crew setup. Sachin was impressed with the power Siraj brings, one thing akin to Take a look at captain, Virat Kohli.
“When he performed final yr in Australia when he made his debut in Melbourne, it by no means appeared like he was taking part in his first match. That was the maturity he confirmed. He builds up his spells so superbly and thereon, he has not seemed again. Each time I see him, there’s something new that he introduces,” Tendulkar instructed on the present, ‘Backstage with Boria’.
“His physique language is so optimistic” – Sachin Tendulkar
It’s a well-known undeniable fact that optimistic power can rub off on teammates, particularly throughout robust phases in a Take a look at match. Having somebody like Siraj will do the identical as he brings explosiveness and a profitable mentality to the desk. His lion-hearted efforts on the sphere don’t go unnoticed and along with that, he’s a quick learner, stated Tendulkar.
“There’s spring in his legs and that’s what I prefer to see. His run-up… you possibly can see he is filled with power. And he’s a kind of bowlers… whenever you have a look at him, you can’t work out whether or not it’s the primary or the final over of the day. He’s coming at you on a regular basis. He’s a correct quick bowler and his physique language is so optimistic. That’s what I like. He’s a quick learner,” Tendulkar talked about.
Siraj will subsequent be seen taking part in for India on their tour of South Africa. The primary of the 3-match Take a look at sequence begins on December 26 on the SuperSport Park in Centurion.