Younger quick bowler, Shaheen Afridi, has taken one other five-wicket haul within the ongoing Nationwide T20 Cup. This was his 2nd five-wicket haul within the competitors.
Shaheen Afridi wreaked havoc with the ball, choosing up 5 wickets for simply 21 runs in his 4 overs towards Sindh earlier in the present day. He picked up the wickets of openers, Sharjeel Khan and Khurram Manzoor, adopted by Azam Khan, earlier than eradicating Anwar Ali and Sohail Khan within the loss of life overs.
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Shaheen has been in nice bowling type in current occasions, choosing up his 4th five-wicket haul total and his third this 12 months. Solely Sri Lankan quick bowler, Lasith Malinga, has extra five-wicket hauls in his profession. Malinga has performed 295 T20 matches, whereas Shaheen has simply began his profession, having performed solely 56 matches.
Most 5-wicket hauls in T20s
5 Lasith Malinga
4 SHAHEEN AFRIDI
4 David Wiese
4 Shakib Al Hasan
Shaheen has performed solely 56 matches, Malinga has 295 matches, Wiese 237 and Shakib 308. #NationalT20Cup
— Mazher Arshad (@MazherArshad) October 5, 2020
With this 5 wicket haul, Shaheen additionally grew to become the main wicket-taker in T20s this 12 months. He has 36 wickets to his identify, three forward of Afghanistan leg-spinner, Rashid Khan.
With 5-21 in in the present day’s #NationalT20Cup sport towards Sindh, @iShaheenAfridi has turn into the main wicket taker in 12 months 2020, he has now 36 wickets within the 12 months to his credit score. This was his 4th 5-fer in T20s, third in 12 months 2020, solely Malinga has extra profession 5-wickets-hauls than him, 5. https://t.co/H2VD9fFNzp
— Faizan Lakhani (@faizanlakhani) October 5, 2020
Shaheen has picked 18 wickets in his final 5 matches with three 5-fors. Just a few weeks in the past, Shaheen picked up 4 wickets in 4 balls whereas taking part in for Hampshire within the T20 Blast in England as he ended up with figures of 19/6.
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Shaheen Shah Afridi final 5 matches:
— Saj Sadiq (@Saj_PakPassion) October 5, 2020
Shaheen has been garnering reward from cricket legends all around the world for his performances. He has been the spine of the Pakistani bowling line-up in all three codecs for properly over a 12 months now.