• Shraddha Kapoor reacted to Mohammed Siraj's brilliant bowling performance in the Asia Cup 2023 Final.

  • Shraddha shared a hilarious message for Siraj after India's title-clinching victory over Sri Lanka.

Bollywood actress Shraddha Kapoor shares a hilarious message for Mohammed Siraj after India’s dominant win over Sri Lanka – Asia Cup 2023 Final
Shraddha Kapoor and Mohammed Siraj (Image Source: Twitter)

The Asia Cup 2023 Final was one for the history books, as Team India delivered a masterful performance led by the fiery pacer, Mohammed Siraj. The match ended in a one-sided affair, with India securing an easy victory over Sri Lanka and clinching a record 8th continental title. Amidst the celebrations, Bollywood sensation Shraddha Kapoor shared a humorous message for Siraj, highlighting India’s sheer dominance in the final.

Mohammed Siraj’s fiery spell

The Asia Cup 2023 Final was highly anticipated, with fans hoping for a thrilling encounter between two cricketing giants. However, it quickly became apparent that this match would be remembered for India’s sensational bowling performance, spearheaded by Siraj. The Hyderabad-born cricketer wreaked havoc in the Sri Lankan camp, picking up a remarkable six-wicket haul and bowling out the Islanders for a mere 50 runs. This historic low total set the stage for one of the most unforgettable moments in cricket history.

Siraj’s figures of 6/21 were nothing short of extraordinary, and he etched his name into the annals of cricket history. His six-wicket haul not only secured the title for India but also saw him equal the record for the quickest five-wicket haul in ODI cricket, a record previously held by the legendary Chaminda Vaas.

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India’s quick chase

In response to Sri Lanka’s paltry total, Team India wasted no time in asserting their dominance. They chased down the target in just 6.1 overs without losing a wicket. This quick and clinical victory sent ripples of celebration throughout the nation. Indian cricketers were inundated with wishes and praises from various quarters, including actors, politicians, and industrialists.

Shraddha Kapoor’s hilarious message

Among the many well-wishers, the Bollywood diva Shraddha Kapoor couldn’t resist adding her unique touch to the celebrations. Taking to her Instagram story, she wrote, “Ab Siraj se hi pucho ki iss free time ke saath kya karein,” which translates to, “Now ask Siraj what to do in all this free time.” Her message was a playful jab at India’s utter dominance in the match, highlighting how quickly they wrapped up the game.

Shraddha Kapoor's Instagram Story
Shraddha Kapoor’s Instagram Story (Image Source: Twitter)

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