Pakistan to play New Zealand in T20 World Cup semi-final
Shadab Khan can make a big T20 record in this match
New Delhi. Pakistan cricket team will enter the semi-final match against New Zealand in the T20 World Cup semi-final. Even the team’s spin all-rounder Shadab Khan has had a big hand in reaching the team. Now he will have a chance to create history against the Kiwi team. He will make a big record in T20 International as soon as he takes 1 wicket for Pakistan.
This time the T20 World Cup has been full of ups and downs for Pakistan. The team got the semi-final ticket after reaching the verge of being eliminated from the tournament after losing two consecutive matches. The team’s all-rounder Shadab Khan has so far done wonders with both the ball and the bat. Along with taking 10 wickets, he has so far scored a total of 78 runs with one half-century.
Shadab’s name will be the big record of Pakistan!
Shadab is currently just 1 wicket away from becoming the highest wicket-taker Pakistani bowler in T20 Internationals. In the match against Bangladesh, he equaled former Pakistani captain Shahid Afridi’s highest T20 International wicket-taker. Shadab has taken 97 wickets in 82 matches while Shahid did so after 98 matches. Shadab will reach the top of the list by taking 1 wicket against New Zealand.
Most wickets for Pakistan in T20
Looking at the list at this time, Shadab Khan is jointly in the first place with 97 wickets along with veteran Shahid Afridi. After this comes the name of former fast bowler Umar Gul. After playing 60 matches, he took 85 wickets in total. Saeed Ajmal has taken the same number of wickets in 64 T20 Internationals. In this list, Haris Rauf is climbing very fast. In just 55 matches, he has taken 70 wickets and can soon leave these giants behind.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : November 08, 2022, 17:02 IST