Siraj gestures series score 1-0 in a crowd banter at Leeds
India had a horrendous 1st day at Leeds in the 3rd test getting blown away for 78. Then unable to take a single wicket as England openers managed to put up 120/0 playing calm cricket and cashing in on poor balls.
None of the Indian bowls could make any impact as both Hameed and Burns played superbly to complete their respective 50s
Siraj who was surprisingly brought in very late to the attack. After his marauding spells at Lords was one of the crowd attractions on the first day. Siraj had issues with crowd behaviour at Sydney in Australia where racial abuses were hurled at him.
However at Leeds on this day it was more of friendly banter. Crowd did throw a couple of plastic balls at Siraj and was asking him what is the score to which Siraj indicated that India is 1 and England is nil, with obvious reference to the current series scoreline. Siraj gestures series score 1-0 in a crowd banter at Leeds.
The whole incident was pretty much fun-oriented with no bad blood.
The whole episode was very well captured by the cameramen. And the video has been splashed all over the internet as under.