Mohammed Siraj has delivered an incredible performance to find 6 wickets in the Asia Cup 2023 final, know about his bio, age, family and wife
Mohammed Siraj, the name that resonates with pace, precision, and dedication, has been making waves in the world of cricket considering his most recent performance in the Asia Cup 2023 final.
Is Mohammed Siraj married, does he have a wife or girlfriend and what is his salary and net worth in 2023
Born on March 13, 1994, in Hyderabad, Telangana, Siraj’s journey from humble beginnings to international stardom is a testament to his unwavering passion for the sport. While Siraj is unmarried at the moment, he had revealed that he was engaged back in 2021. The details of his fiancee aren’t known though.
His father, Late Mohammed Ghouse, earned a living as an autorickshaw driver. Despite the financial challenges, young Siraj’s love for cricket burned brightly.
While his mother Shabana Begum has been seen praying rigorously during Siraj’s key innings highlights his determination to rise above his circumstances and achieve greatness in the sport was evident from an early age.
Siraj’s cricketing journey started with the Hyderabad State Team, where he played for the Under-16, Under-19, and Under-22 Cricket Teams. His debut for the Hyderabad State Team came in 2018 when he was just 23 years old.
While the cricketing world is well-acquainted with Siraj’s on-field heroics, his personal life has remained a topic of intrigue, especially regarding his marital status. In July 2020, the news of Mohammed Siraj’s engagement became public knowledge, but the identity of his fiancée remains shrouded in secrecy.
With over 3 million followers on Instagram, Mohammed Siraj enjoys substantial popularity on social media. While he frequently updates his fans about his cricketing endeavors, he keeps his personal life, including details about his fiancée, well-guarded.
However, life has not been without its challenges for Siraj. In 2020, he endured the heartbreaking loss of his father during the Australia tour. Instead of letting grief overcome him, Siraj used it as a driving force to excel in his cricketing career, showcasing his immense fortitude.
Lost his father before making debut for his country but Mohammed Siraj had decided to stay back because it was his dad’s dream that his son plays for India, Siraj must have made his dad smile and proud in heaven today 🇮🇳🙏❤️#AsianCup2023 #INDvsSL #Sirajpic.twitter.com/rXeErDJEwo
— Shubman Gang (@ShubmanGang) September 17, 2023
One incident that highlighted Siraj’s commitment to the sport and his team spirit was his reassuring words to fellow bowler Haris Rauf before an IND-PAK Asia Cup match. These gestures underscored his dedication and the deep bonds he shares with his fellow cricketers.
Mohammed Siraj is affectionately known as “Miyan magic” among his fans, a moniker that reflects his ability to conjure extraordinary moments on the cricket field.
LADIES & GENTLEMEN 👏👏👏👏@mdsirajofficial single-handledly dismantled the Sri-Lankan batting order in a matter of moments!
— Star Sports (@StarSportsIndia) September 17, 2023
As of 2023, his net worth was estimated to be around $5 million or ₹37.3 crore, according to sources like Sportskeeda and Crickettipmaster and it can now be estimated to be around 40-50 crore in 2023.
Mohammed Siraj is contracted with the BCCI in Grade B with an annual remuneration of INR 3 crore, apart from the match fees, which will be 15 lakhs per Test, 6 lakhs per ODI, and 3 lakhs per T20 match and the IPL earnings for Siraj reported to be Rs. 7-8 crores.