Mohammed Siraj is fast becoming one of the most dependable fast bowler for team India. Siraj’s growth in the last few months has been nothing short of extraordinary as he played an integral role in India’s historic Test win in Australia. The fast bowler always dreamed about representing India in Test cricket and he is now truly living his dream.
Siraj made it big through his hard work and is now an inspiration for every budding cricketer who belongs to a lower-middle-class family. Siraj came from a humble background as his father was a taxi-driver who passed away in 2020, and his mother is a housewife.
After getting an IPL contract in 2015 with Sunrisers Hyderabad, Siraj’s life completely took a 360-degree turn. SRH acquired the talented fast-bowler for Rs. 2.5 crores as he awed everyone with his ability to swing the new ball both ways. Then in 2018, Siraj became a part of the Royal Challengers Bangalore for Rs. 2.6 crores and he continues to be a regular part of the franchise in the IPL.
Net Worth Of Mohammed Siraj
Talking about the current Net worth of Mohammed Siraj, it is thought to be around 2 million US dollars (INR 14.5 crore). In his short career, Siraj has earned a substantial amount from his IPL contracts and playing for the Indian Cricket team.
However, the fast bowler currently does not have a central BCCI lease and is playing cricket for team India on a per-match payment basis. Siraj is likely to get a central BCCI contract soon as he is now a regular part of India’s Test squad which will further increase his incomes.
Mohammed Siraj’s match fees of all formats
Mohammed Siraj currently gets match payments for a test match at INR 15 lakh (20,500 US dollars), for an ODI match at INR 6 lakh (8,200 US dollars), and a T20 match INR 3 lakh (4,100 US dollars).
Before his debut in International cricket, Siraj was continuously playing domestic cricket. Siraj has represented his stateside Hyderabad in Ranji Trophy, Vijay Hazare Trophy Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy for 4-day, ODD, and T20 formats, respectively. Siraj even before his India debut earned in Lakhs while playing domestic cricket at a very young age.