Mohammed Siraj (Cricketer) Height, Weight, Age, Family, Biography & More

Mohammed Siraj profile

Real NameMohammed Siraj
ProfessionCricketer (Bowler)
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 10”
Weight (approx.)in Kilograms- 67 kg
in Pounds- 148 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 38 Inches
- Waist: 31 Inches
- Biceps: 12 Inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
International DebutTest- N/A
T20- 4 November 2017 agaisnt New Zealand at Rajkot
First-Class Debut15 November 2015 (for Hyderabad) vs Services at Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi
Coach/MentorNot Known
Domestic/State TeamsHyderabad (Ranji), Sunrisers Hyderabad
Bowling StyleRight-arm fast-medium
Batting StyleRight Handed Bat
Favourite BallYorker
Records/Achievements (main ones)At the 2015-16 Ranji Trophy season, while representing Hyderabad, Siraj took 41 wickets in just 9 games.
Career Turning PointSiraj's impressive performances in the 2015-16 Ranji season helped him to a spot in the Sunrisers Hyderabad squad for the 2017 edition of IPL.
Personal Life
Date of Birth13 March 1994
Age (as in 2017)23 Years
Birth PlaceHyderabad, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signPisces
HometownHyderabad, India
SchoolSafa Junior College, Nampally, Hyderabad
Educational Qualification12th standard
FamilyFather- Mohammed Ghouse (Auto-rickshaw driver)
Mother- Shabana Begum (Used to work as a house maid)
Mohammed Siraj parents
Brother- Mohammed Ismail (Software Engineer)
Sister- Not Known
HobbiesListening to music
Favourite Things
Favourite BowlersDale Steyn, Mitchell Starc
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known

Mohammed Siraj Indian Cricketer

Some Lesser Known Facts About Mohammed Siraj

  • Does Mohammed Siraj smoke: Not Known
  • Does Mohammed Siraj drink alcohol: Not Known
  • Mohammad Siraj’s family isn’t financially well-off; his father drives an auto-rickshaw in Hyderabad.
  • He started playing cricket as a batsman but later developed into a bowler.
  • It was his elder brother who pushed him into professional cricket.
  • He initially joined the Charminar Cricket Club in Hyderabad.
  • 2015-16 Ranji season proved to be a big milestone in Siraj’s career. He ended the season with 41 wickets in just 9 games, thus paving the way for his selection into the ‘Rest of India’ squad for the Irani Cup.
  • Siraj earned a sum of INR 10 Lakhs for representing Hyderabad in two consecutive seasons of the Ranji Trophy. With this amount, he wishes to buy a new home for his parents.
  • Interestingly, as a child, Siraj started off as a batsman. However, one day, while playing gully cricket, his friends told him that his bowling was way better than his batting skills. To this date, Siraj credits his friends for his success.
  • Siraj was signed by the Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) for a whopping INR 2.6 Crores for the 2017 edition of IPL.
  • On 4 November 2017, when he made his international debut for India in place of Ashish Nehra in the second T20I match against New Zealand in Rajkot, he got very emotional and cried during the Indian national anthem.