India’s left-arm wrist-spinner Kuldeep Yadav has made history by turning into the first Indian bowler to get more than 1 hat-trick.
Kuldeep Yadav accomplished the accomplishment on Wednesday during the second ODI among India and West Indies.
Kuldeep Yadav gets the wickets of Shai Hope, Jason Holder and Alzarri Joseph in the 33rd over. This was likewise Kuldeep Yadav’s second hat-trick in ODI cricket. Kuldeep had gotten his first hat-trick against Australia in Kolkata in 2017.
Kuldeep Yadav joins a world-class list of bowlers – Lasith Malinga, Wasim Akram, Chaminda Vaas, Saqlain Mushtaq, and Trent Boult – to get more than 1 hat-trick in ODI cricket. While Malinga drives the rundown with 3 ODI hat-tricks, all the others have gotten 2 in the 50-over organization of the game.
Kuldeep Yadav’s hat-trick on Wednesday is additionally the fifth example of an Indian bowler getting an ODI hat-trick.
Chetan Sharma was the first from India to get 3 wickets in the same number of balls in the ODIs in the 1987 World Cup against New Zealand.
Kapil Dev turned into the second Indian bowler – 1991 versus Sri Lanka in Kolkata. Kuldeep joined the rundown in 2017 with his hat-trick against Australia.
Mohammed Shami turned into the fourth Indian when he got the hat-trick against Afghanistan at 2019 World Cup. Just Shami and Chetan Sharma have ODI hat-tricks for India at World Cups.