IND vs SA 3rd T20: India’s fast bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar has a chance to make a special record in the third T20 match against South Africa. In this match, Bhuvneshwar Kumar will become the highest wicket-taker inside the powerplay in T20 format by taking a wicket in the powerplay.
The highest wicket-taker in the powerplay is Caribbean Samuel Badree :-
In this case, he will leave behind New Zealand fast bowler Tim Southee and West Indies leg-spinner Samuel Badree. Currently, Badri, Southee and Bhuvneshwar have 33 wickets in the T20 powerplay. Now Bhuvneshwar Kumar will make this special record after taking 34th wicket.
In T20, Bhuvneshwar Kumar has taken 33 wickets in Powerplay :-
Bhuvneshwar has bowled in 59 innings in the powerplay and has picked up 33 wickets. At the same time, Samuel Badree has taken 50 and Tim Southee has taken the same number of wickets in 68 innings.
In this case, Bangladesh’s Shakib Al Hasan is in third place, who has 27 wickets in 58 innings. At the same time, Josh Hazlewood has taken 26 wickets in the powerplay for Australia in just 30 innings.
Highest Wicket Taker in Powerplay in T20 :-
Bowler Innings Wicket Economy Rate
- Samuel Badree 50 33 6.29
- Bhuvneshwar Kumar 59 33 5.66
- Tim Southee 68 33 7.30
- Shakib Al Hasan 58 27 6.74
- Josh Hazlewood 30 26 6.00
IND vs SA: Amazing in Cuttack, took 4 wickets for 13 runs :-
Bhuvneshwar Kumar, who excelled with swing bowling in the beginning of his career, lost his momentum due to injury. His speed had also declined. After this it was believed that his career would not last long, but now Bhuvi has made a great comeback.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar, who had a lot of runs in the first match against South Africa, made a spectacular comeback and took four wickets for just 13 runs in his four overs in the second match.
IND vs SA: In the second match, South Africa was craved for one run in the powerplay :-
Bhuvneshwar Kumar appeared in his old rhythm in this match. He made the African batsmen crave one run each in the powerplay and also took three wickets. Defending the score of 148, India’s start could not have been better. After this Bhuvi took a wicket in the last over as well. However, the rest of the bowlers did not support him and Team India had to face defeat.
Bhuvi left Pakistan’s Mohammad Amir behind in the matter of taking the most wickets in the first over :-
In the T20 format, Bhuvneshwar Kumar has left Pakistan’s Mohammad Amir behind in the matter of taking wickets in the first over. Bhuvneshwar has already taken 31 wickets in the shortest format of cricket, while Mohammad Amir took 30 wickets.
In this case, Pakistan’s Sohail Tanveer is at the fore, who has taken 36 wickets in the first over of an innings of a T20 match. Bhuvneshwar can break Sohail Tanveer’s record this year.
Most wickets in the first over of an innings in T20 :-
- Sohail Tanveer 36
- Bhuvneshwar Kumar 31
- Mohammad Amir 30
- David Willey 30
- Dale Steyn 27