AFG vs AUS : Mitchell Starc Created History in World Cup, Broke Unique Record of Former Pakistan Legend Wasim Akram
YuvaPatrkaar : Mitchell Starc has registered his name in World Cup history with an amazing record. In the ongoing ODI World Cup 2023 match against Afghanistan, Starc achieved a unique feat by defeating former Pakistani fast bowler Wasim Akram.
Starc has broken the record of bowling out the most number of batsmen by a bowler in the history of the World Cup. Starc has now made this great record in his name by bowling out 26 batsmen in the World Cup and he has gone ahead of Wasim Akram. Who had bowled 25 batsmen during his career in the World Cup.
Mitchell Starc broke his record and took the wicket by bowling Afghanistan captain Hashmatullah Shahidi in the 38th over. However, in the match, Starc managed to take only one wicket for 70 runs in 9 overs at an economy rate of 7.80.
Mitchell Starc now tops the list of bowlers who have bowled out the most number of times in World Cup history with 26, followed by Wasim Akram. Former Sri Lankan legend Lasith Malinga is in third place with 18 bowled outs. While Muttiah Muralitharan and Glenn McGrath are at fourth and fifth position with 17 and 15 bowled outs respectively.
In the match in which Starc achieved this position, Afghanistan, batting first against Australia, scored 291 runs at the loss of 5 wickets in 50 overs. Opener Ibrahim Zadran played an important unbeaten inning of 129 runs in 143 balls, which included 8 fours and 3 sixes.
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Publish Date : November 7, 2023
Posted By Ravi Kumar