from 4 augustThe 5-match Test series between (Ind vs Eng) is about to start. But, before that the practice match is going on in Durham. In this match, Mohammad Siraj appeared in a very aggressive manner. In fact, playing against the County Select XI team, Team India got piled up after scoring 311 runs in the first innings. During this, KL Rahul played an excellent innings of 101 runs. After this, on the second day of the practice match, Indian bowlers also showed their mettle. Even before 8:30 pm on Wednesday, County Select XI had lost 4 wickets for 113 runs.
This fast bowler made headlines with a tremendous bouncer
During this, Haseeb Hameed played a brilliant half-century innings. But, on the second day of the game, a ball from Mohammad Siraj was in a lot of discussions. In fact, in this match, he got Washington Sundar out to bat for the county with his own bouncer. Let us tell you that Sundar is playing for County Select XI in this match.
In this three-day match, left-handed batsman Washington Sundar came out to bat at number 4. But, he could not face the ball of his fellow bowler for long and gave his wicket. Siraj also did not miss the chance to take Sundar’s wicket. He showed the batsman the way to the pavilion on his brilliant bouncer. His bouncer was so tremendous that the fellow batsman could not even move and the ball, taking the outer edge of his bat, went into the hands of captain Rohit Sharma standing in the slips.
Sundar also got his head in front of the bouncer of Mohammad Siraj.
A video of this bouncer of Mohammad Siraj is also making headlines on social media. In this practice match, Umesh Yadav-Bumrah also impressed a lot with their bowling. Both these fast bowlers, struggling with poor form, performed well. Umesh took two wickets. Both the times he clean bowled the batsmen. While Bumrah got Robert Yates caught by wicketkeeper KL Rahul.
In fact, the Test series between India and England is going to start from August 4. Even before that, the host team has announced its 17-man squad for two matches. In which the name of fast bowler Jofra Archer is not included. Because till now he has not been able to fully recover from his injury. But, Ollie Robinson, who was trapped in the racial tweet case, has been given a place in the English team.
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The 17-man squad announced by England for the first two Tests
Joe Root (c), James Anderson, Jonny Bairstow, Dom Bess, Stuart Broad, Rory Burns, Jos Buttler, Jack Crowley, Sam Karen, Haseeb Hameed, Dan Lawrence, Jack Leach, Ollie Pope, Ollie Robinson, Dom Sibley, Ben Stokes and Mark Wood.