Leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal has equalled quick bowler Jasprit Bumrah’s record for selecting the most variety of wickets for India in men’s T20 Internationals.
On Sunday, Chahal returned with figures of 1/51 in his 4 overs throughout the second T20I of the continuing three-match sequence in opposition to Australia on the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) and in the method took his general T20I wicket tally to 59.
While Bumrah has taken 50 matches to scalp 59 wickets, Chahal has taken 44 video games to select the identical variety of wickets, with greatest figures of 6/25.
Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin comes third in the record with 52 wickets from 46 T20I matches for India. He is adopted by Bhuvneshwar Kumar (41), Kuldeep Yadav (39) and Ravindra Jadeja (39).
Overall, Sri Lanka’s Lasith Malinga is the main wicket-taker in T20Is, having scalped 107 wickets in 84 matches. He is adopted by Pakistan’s Shahid Afridi (98) and Shakib-al-Hasan of Bangladesh (92).