Jasprit Bumrah World Record: 3 unique records owned by the Indian pacer
Updated on: Nov 29, 2022 1:52 pm IST
Jasprit Bumrah World Record: Star Indian pacer, Jasprit Bumrah has grown to be India’s best fast bowler. His unique action and discipline in line and lengths are Bumrah’s strongest suits. He rose to fame post his Mumbai Indians debut. In his very first season, Jasprit Bumrah took the crucial wicket of Virat Kohli. Since then, his stature has increased in world cricket. Over the years, Jasprit Bumrah has created numerous records under his name.
Here’s a list of 3 such unique world records held by Jasprit Bumrah
1. Most maidens in T20s
Jasprit Bumrah is a regular player for the Indian cricket team across all formats. Hence, he has played a lot of games already in all three formats. When it comes to the T20 format, Bumrah has produced many match-winning spells for the team. In the process, he created a unique world record under his name. Jasprit Bumrah has bowled the most number of maidens in the history of T20 cricket. He has bowled a total of seven maidens till now, surpassing Nuwan Kulasekara’s previous record.
2. First Asian to claim a 5-wicket haul in “SENA” countries
Jasprit Bumrah achieved a unique feat by asserting his Asian dominance. In a test match against South Africa in South Africa, Bumrah claimed a five-wicket haul. Thus, he became the first Asian bowler to achieve these figures in overseas conditions. No one from the sub-continent region has ever been able to attain this record before Bumrah.