Why was Mohammed Siraj ignored for T20 World Cup 2021? Know the biggest reason

T20 World Cup 2021 के लिए Mohammed Siraj को क्यों किया गया इग्नोर? जानिए सबसे बड़ी वजह

New Delhi: Team India’s young fast bowler Mohammad Siraj wreaked havoc from Australia to England, but this strong player was selected for the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 (ICC T20 World Cup 2021). Not included in the squad.

Why did you ignore Siraj?

Mohammad Siraj was not given a place in the list of standby players, due to which Indian cricket fans are very disappointed, now the question arises that when there is no dearth of talent in Siraj, why did he ignore him for this global tournament. Gaya. The reason for this will be seen in the team selection itself.

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These players cut Siraj’s leaf

When Team India was announced for the T20 World Cup 2021, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami and Jasprit Bumrah as specialist fast bowlers. Bumrah) was trusted. This is the reason why the leaf of Mohammad Siraj was cut.


Mohammed Shami, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Jasprit Bumrah (file photo)

Siraj’s T20 International career

Mohammad Siraj has played only 3 T20 International matches so far, in which he has taken only 3 wickets at an average of 49.33 and economy rate of 12.33. His best bowling figure was 1/45, which he achieved against Sri Lanka on 24 December 2017 at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.

Siraj’s IPL Career

Talking about the IPL career of Mohammad Siraj, he has taken 45 wickets in 42 matches of this mega T20 league at an average of 28.33 and economy rate of 8.77, his best bowling figure was 4/32. Natarajan is currently part of Virat Kohli’s team RCB, but he has played for Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in the year 2017.

more trust in seniors

In T20 International format, Mohammed Shami has taken 12 wickets in 12 matches, Jasprit Bumrah has taken 59 wickets in 50 matches, and Bhuvneshwar Kumar has taken 63 wickets in just 21 matches, Due to the presence of these experienced players, Mohammad Siraj was not given a chance in the T20 World Cup.

Less experience becomes trouble for Siraj

It is not that Mohammad Siraj cannot make a big mark in a big tournament like the ICC T20 World Cup, but the Indian team management has given preference to more experienced fast bowlers like Bumrah, Shami and Bhuvneshwar. understood better.

Indian team for T20 world cup

Virat Kohli (capt), Rohit Sharma (vice captain), KL Rahul, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant (wk), Ishan Kishan (wk), Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Rahul Chahar, Ravichandran Ashwin, Axar Patel, Varun Chakraborty, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami.

Standby: Shreyas Iyer, Shardul Thakur and Deepak Chahar

Coach: Ravi Shastri.

Mentor: MS Dhoni.

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