New Delhi,UPDATED: Apr 21, 2023 11:44 IST
By India Today Sports Desk: Former India spinner Harbhajan Singh heaped praise on Mohammed Siraj after the pacer helped RCB script another win in IPL 2023 over PBKS on Thursday.
Siraj has been on fire at the moment for RCB in the IPL and he continued to add to his reputation of being one of the best in the business with a four-wicket haul against PBKS in Mohali.
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The Indian pacer got an early breakthrough in the first over and then picked up the all-important wicket of the dangerous Liam Livingstone and also bowled well in the death overs and ended up with figures of 4/21 in his allotted four overs.
This meant that RCB got their third win of the season and moved into the fifth spot on the IPL 2023 table.
His spell against PBKS also meant that the 29-year-old has 12 wickets in IPL 2023 at the moment and he is currently the holder of the Purple Cap.
Siraj has been getting praise from all corners after his performance against PBKS, with Harbhajan being the latest one. The former spinner, as quoted by Sportskeeda, said that the RCB pacer has been absolutely sensational with his line and length and, at the moment, is probably the best in world cricket at the moment.
Harbhajan said that there is a massive difference between the Siraj of last year and this one as the RCB pacer hasn’t been leaking runs and is terrorizing batters and picking up wickets.
“Mohammed Siraj has been absolutely sensational with his line and length and I don’t think anyone in world cricket is bowling better than him at the moment. The Siraj of last year and this year have a massive difference as he is not only avoiding leaking runs but is also picking up wickets and terrorizing the batters,” said Harbhajan.
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