Shaheen Shah Afridi a Record of Taking 5 Wickets 4 Times in T20 in single match. Pakistani cricket team fast bowler achieve this landmark in Pakistan National cup. He took 5 wickets for 21 runs against Sindh. And he set a record of taking 5 wickets 4 times in the shortest numbers of match.
Shaheen Shah Afridi a Record of Taking 5 Wickets 4 Times in T20
At the Multan Stadium, Shaheen Shah Afridi continued to lead the Sindh batsmen to the pavilion through his meticulous bowling and also set a record. He took 5 wickets for 21 runs. Thus, for the second time in the last 3 matches, he took 5 wickets in one match. Shaheen Shah Afridi, Khurram Manzoor, Azam Khan, Anwar Ali, Sohail Khan. Also got the wicket of Sharjeel Khan, who played a big innings of 90 runs. Sharjeel Khan played a brilliant innings of 90 off 56 balls with the help of 7 fours and 6 sixes.
The young bowler took five wickets four times in T20 format cricket and set the record by playing the fewest matches. Shaheen Shah Afridi holds the record for taking 5 wickets 4 times in just 56 T20 matches. Afridi has taken these 5 wickets for the thee time in the last. 5 matches which is a proof of his excellent form.
Other Players Who Have Record of Taking 5 Wickets 4 Times in T20
In T20 style cricket, only Sri Lanka’s Lasith Malinga holds the record of taking 5 wickets 5 times but he has played 289 matches for this. This young talent claimed 2nd position between other legends.
South Africa’s David Weiss is at third in the list with 203 matches. While Bangladesh’s Shakib Al Hasan has taken 5 wickets 4 times in 302 matches and he is at 4th position.
In this match of National T20 Cup, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa defeated Sindh by 8 wickets. Mohammad Hafeez and Iftikhar Ahmed played unbeaten innings and scored 184 runs in 19 overs to help lead the team to victory by 8 wickets. Mohammad Hafeez scored 72 and Iftikhar Ahmed scored 40 runs. Shaheen Shah Afridi was declared the best player of the match (man of the match).
Now Shaheen Shah Afridi a Record of Taking 5 Wickets 4 Times in T20