IPL 2021: Thums Up ropes in RCB’s Mohammed Siraj as brand ambassador, pacer stars in journey from Hyderabad streets to MCG

IPL 2021: Thums Up ropes in RCB’s Mohammed Siraj as brand ambassador, pacer stars in journey from Hyderabad streets to MCG
IPL 2021: Thums Up ropes in RCB’s Mohammed Siraj as brand ambassador, pacer stars in journey from Hyderabad streets to MCG

IPL 2021: Thums Up ropes in RCB’s Mohammed Siraj as brand ambassador: Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) speedster- Mohammed Siraj is having a golden time of his life. After IPL 2020, his life seems to have gone on an expedition never dreamt of. From featuring for the Indian team to now being the brand ambassador of Thums Up, Siraj is having a time of his life.

 

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The update of Siraj being chosen as Thums Up brand ambassador came when the bowler shared the ad in his official Instagram account. The video is set in the indigenous places of Hyderabad- Siraj’s native place.

The clip featured a young boy bowling in open grounds followed by a transformation where the Indian player is then bowling in the stadium amid the cheering crowd.

Also read: IPL 2021 Phase 2: Captain Virat Kohli delighted to meet De Villiers, shares heartfelt hug in first RCB training session

Rise of Mohammed Siraj as a bowler

The right arm pacer made the headlines during IPL 2020. In the 9 matches he played for RCB in the previous season, he scalped 11 wickets and had an economy of 8.68.

He returned even refined in the first leg of IPL 2021, where in the seven matches he scalped six wickets with an economy of 7.34.

IPL 2021: RCB schedule for Phase 2

Virat Kohli led Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) displayed promising performance in the first leg of the tournament in India. After the season was abruptly called off in May, the red brigade sat in the third position on the points table. In the seven matches they have played till now, Virat Kohli led side emerged victorious on five occasions.

Match No. Day Date Time (IST) Match Venue
31 Monday 20-Sep-21 07:30 PM KKR vs RCB Abu Dhabi
35 Friday 24-Sep-21 07:30 PM RCB vs CSK Sharjah
39 Sunday 26-Sep-21 07:30 PM RCB vs MI Dubai
43 Wednesday 29-Sep-21 07:30 PM RR vs RCB Dubai
48 Sunday 03-Oct-21 03:30 PM RCB vs PBKS Sharjah
52 Wednesday 06-Oct-21 07:30 PM RCB vs SRH Abu Dhabi
56 Friday 08-Oct-21 07:30 PM RCB vs DC Dubai

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) Squad

Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Yuzvendra Chahal, Devdutt Padikkal, Harshal Patel, Akash Deep, Mohammed Siraj, Navdeep Saini, Shahbaz Ahmed, Pavan Deshpande, Glenn Maxwell, Sachin Baby, Rajat Patidar, Mohammed Azharuddeen, Kyle Jamieson, Dan Christian, Suyesh Prabhudessai, KS Bharat, Tim David, Dushmantha Chameera, Wanindu Hasaranga