A tragedy has taken place at the home of young Indian pacer Mohammad Siraj, who is on a tour of Australia. His father, Mohammed Gauss, 53, died Friday. He has been suffering from lung disease for some time. Coach Ravi Shastri after the practice session in Sydney.

                           

Captain Kohli together provided this information to Siraj. Although his father was admitted to the hospital on the day of Siraj's brilliant performance against the team (3/8) against Kolkata in the IPL ... he recovered after that. Gauss, who worked as an auto driver, worked hard to bring his son to this level.

However, due to the quarantine regulations currently in force in Australia, Siraj is unlikely to return to Hyderabad. With that he was not likely to attend his father’s funeral. The pacer was named in the squad for the Test series.

‘Very sad. I lost a big direction. I was able to fulfill his desire to represent the Indian team. He wanted me to always play well for the national team. I know how much he struggled as I grew up as a cricketer. The coach and captain told me to be brave in the situation I am in now, ”Siraj said.