Mitchell Starc wife Alyssa healy caught in the fans social media word war on the comparison between in the Starc and Siraj.
India’s victory at Gabba along with series won at Australian fortress make proud to the fans. This credit not only goes to batsmen but bowlers also did the same amount of excellence in their performance to achieve a great feat.
Australian team was in the air by thinking of whitewash on India after the first victory. Indian comeback in this series amazed the cricket world. Especially Indian tailenders batting performance catches the eye of cricket fans.
Before contributing in the batting department they displayed the excellent action on the field. Pacers and spinners both of them contributed a lot while reaching at peak. This contribution surprised every cricket fraternity in the world.
One of the most is Mohammed Siraj, did the debut during the second test match of the series. He scalped more than five wickets in total of 2 innings. Indian captain handed him the test cap at Melbourne cricket stadium i.e directly at overseas series.
During the third test match at Brisbane, Mohammed Siraj was not so impressive with ball. Though he was economical bowler but scalped only two wickets throughout the whole test match. This performance was not enough to display his ability.
Whereas, he did the impressive come back in the last test match at Gabba. He became the first Indian to hauled the fifer in the whole series. Also, get the chance of scalping two great batters Steve Smith and Labuschagne in the same inning.
Siraj had more wickets than Mitchell Starc
Meanwhile, Indian pacer took the total of 13 wickets throughout the whole series. On either side, Mitchell Starc has the only 11 wickets on his name across the four test match series. So it gave a chance to raise question on his existence at team Australia.
The way Mitchell Starc was a dangerous bowler for the Indian batsmen in the past years. It doesn’t look similar in this series. No one talked a lot about his low performance compared to Pat Cummins who stood the player of the series.
But Indian fans took a dig over his liability in the future. Most of them trolled him by comparing the debut man Mohammed Siraj’s performance. As they posted that Siraj had more wickets then Starc.
Starc wife engaged in the word war at Twitter
While reverting to the one of the fans tweet about Siraj and Starc, Alyssa Healy asked him to praise Siraj for his ability and on-field action he displayed across the series. She said, “Why’s it funny?! Reflects Siraj’s ability and reward for effort.”
Further another cricket fan questioned her about the Mitchell Starc’s ability and his lack of efforts on the field. Fan was clear about the Starc’s inconvenience throughout the series. He said, “According to you. Either Starc has no ability or he isn’t putting enough efforts.”
While replying this question she backed Mitchell Starc and talked about the Indian pacers good work. Alyssa Healy said, “Actually no. I’m giving credit to a young Indian bowler who’s had an incredible series and should be praised for his efforts!”