Mohammed Siraj’s 6-Wicket Haul Crushes Sri Lanka, India Win Asia Cup 2023

India vs Sri Lanka Highlights, Asia Cup 2023 Final: Mohammed Siraj’s 6-Wicket Mayhem Crushes Sri Lanka, India Bring Home 8th Asia Cup

Mohammed Siraj celebrates with his teammates after taking a wicket in the Asia Cup 2023 Final.


India clinched their record 8th Asia Cup title with a thumping 10-wicket victory over Sri Lanka in the final at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Sunday. Mohammed Siraj was the star of the show for India, bagging a 6-wicket haul to bowl out Sri Lanka for just 50 runs.

Match Highlights

Sri Lanka won the toss and elected to bat first. However, they got off to a terrible start, losing their first two wickets in the first two overs. Siraj then took over, bowling Pathum Nissanka and Charith Asalanka in the fourth over to reduce Sri Lanka to 12/6.

Sri Lanka never recovered from that early setback, and they were eventually bowled out for just 50 runs in 13.1 overs. Siraj finished with figures of 6/21, while Hardik Pandya took 3 wickets.

In reply, India chased down the target in just 6.1 overs without losing a wicket. Ishan Kishan (30*) and Shubman Gill (21*) remained unbeaten at the crease.

Player of the Match

Mohammed Siraj was adjudged the Player of the Match for his outstanding bowling performance. He picked up 6 wickets for just 21 runs in 7 overs, and he was instrumental in India’s victory.

India’s Dominance

India were the dominant team throughout the tournament, and they never looked in any trouble. They won all their matches in the group stage, and they defeated Pakistan in the semi-final by 10 wickets.

In the final, India were once again clinical, and they outplayed Sri Lanka in all departments. Their bowling was outstanding, and their batting was simply too good for Sri Lanka.


India’s victory in the Asia Cup 2023 Final was a comprehensive one. They were the better team in all departments, and they deserved to win. Mohammed Siraj was the star of the show for India, and he will be remembered for his outstanding bowling performance.


India’s victory in the Asia Cup 2023 Final was a sign of their dominance in the region. They are the best team in Asia, and they are one of the favorites to win the ICC T20 World Cup later this year.

Sri Lanka, on the other hand, will be disappointed with their performance in the final. They were simply outplayed by India, and they need to go back to the drawing board and work on their game.

Overall, the Asia Cup 2023 was a successful tournament. It was a great opportunity for the teams to prepare for the ICC T20 World Cup, and it provided some exciting cricket for the fans.

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