Asian Cup 2023: India has defeated Sri Lanka in Asia Cup 2023. India has won against Sri Lanka by 10 wickets. The hero of this match was Mohammad Siraj, who sent 4 Sri Lankan batsmen to the pavilion in a single over, while a total of 6 wickets were taken in this match. Siraj has created history by taking 4 wickets in a single over. Till now no Indian bowlers had taken 4 wickets in an over. But let us tell you that there are many international bowlers who have already achieved this feat. So let us tell you who are those bowlers who have taken 4 wickets in a single over.
Players who took four wickets in one over in test cricket
Taking four wickets in an over is a very difficult task. Let us tell you that there are a total of 6 players who have taken four wickets in an over of Test cricket. This achievement in Test cricket is in the name of these players.
1. Maurice Allom (England) v New Zealand (1929-30)
2. Ken Cranston (England) vs South Africa (1947)
3. Fred Titmuss (England) vs New Zealand (1965)
4. Chris Old (England) vs Pakistan (1978)
5. Wasim Akram (Pakistan) vs West Indies (1990-91)
6. 6 Andrew Caddick (England) vs West Indies (2000)
In Test cricket, apart from all the England bowlers, Pakistan’s Wasim Akram is the only player who has made this record in his name. Akram achieved this feat in the Lahore Test against West Indies in 1991.
Players who took four wickets in an over in ODI and T20I
Only Lasith Malinga and Mohammed Siraj have achieved this feat in limited overs. Malinga dismissed Colin Munro, Hamish Rutherford, Colin de Grandhomme and Ross Taylor in 4 consecutive balls in the T20 match against the Kiwi team. Whereas Mohammed Siraj achieved this feat in the Asia Cup 2023 final.
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