Siddharth, a member of the U-19 World Cup winning team under Virat Kohli, got the call to the national side on the back of some stellar performances in the domestic circuit for a year or two. In 50 first-class matches, Kaul has picked 175 wickets.
His Punjab teammate and India ace Harbhajan Singh congratulated the youngster for making it to the Indian team. He tweeted, "Congratulations my brother @sidkaul22 for getting selected for team INDIA 🇮🇳 @BCCI keep it up.. very happy for you.. All the best 👍."
This year, Kaul has only appeared in two first-class games, but has bagged eight wickets. He had a successful series against New Zealand A, where he got six wickets in two games.
First Published: November 27, 2017, 6:19 PM IST