Shaheen Shah Afridi has been on hearth lately, selecting up 18 wickets in his final 5 T20 matches, together with three five-wicket hauls. Within the Nationwide T20 Cup on Monday, he ripped by way of Sindh’s batting line-up as he picked up 5 wickets within the course of.
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After yesterday’s match, Shaheen revealed that in-swing has been the explanation for getting this many wickets and he’ll keep on with bowling such deliveries.
After I was strolling within the center earlier than the beginning of the match, I had a transparent goal in thoughts that I’ve to stay to my in-swing bowling and hit the onerous size.
Out of the 5 wickets he picked within the final match, 3 of them have been bowled out. That reveals his reliance and the effectiveness of his in-swinging deliveries.
He’s at present the main wicket-taker within the ongoing Nationwide T20 Cup with 12 wickets to this point within the match.
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With a five-wicket haul within the final match, Shaheen additionally grew to become the main wicket-taker within the shortest this 12 months. He has a complete of 36 wickets this 12 months, 3 greater than Afghanistan spinner, Rashid Khan.
This five-wicket haul was the 4th of his profession, one behind Sri Lankan quick bowler, Lasith Malinga. The legendary Sri Lankan, nonetheless, has performed 295 matches, whereas Shaheen has solely performed 56.