Ahmedabad: Team India’s leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal can hold a big record in the first T20 match against England. Yuzvendra Chahal has the highest wicket-taking opportunity for India in the T20 International format.
Yuzvendra Chahal is currently jointly with Jasprit Bumrah in the first place. Yuzvendra Chahal has 59 wickets in 45 T20 Internationals. At the same time, Bumrah has taken 59 wickets in 50 T20 Internationals. Bumrah is not a part of this T20 series because of his wedding preparations.
In such a situation, Chahal will have a great chance to make this record. Yuzvendra Chahal needs only one wicket to achieve this big achievement. Talking about Yuzvendra Chahal, he has the record of taking 5 wickets in the name of T20 International once. Yuzvendra Chahal’s best bowling figure in T20 International is 6 wickets for 25 runs.
Highest wicket taker for India in T20 International
1. Jaspreet Bumrah / Yuzvendra Chahal – 59 wickets
2. Ravichandran Ashwin – 52 wickets
3. Bhuvneshwar Kumar – 41 wickets
4. Kuldeep Yadav / Ravindra Jadeja – 39 wickets
5. Hardik Pandya – 38 wickets
Record of highest wickets in three formats for India
1. ODI International – 334 wickets – Anil Kumble
2. Test – 619 wickets – Anil Kumble
3. T20 International – 59 wickets – Jaspreet Bumrah / Yuzvendra Chahal