Other than turning into India’s most profitable bowler, Shami additionally entered the highest 10 of probably the most wicket takers in ODI World Cups.
It was one other Shami present tonight at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. The veteran pacer picked up his third five-wicket haul within the Cricket World Cup as India thrashed Sri Lanka by 302 runs and certified for the semi-final.
It was a record-breaking spell for the 33-year-old who grew to become India’s most profitable bowler for India within the World Cup.
Shami overtook Zaheer Khan and Javagal Srinath on the prime with 45 wickets in World Cups. He reached the milestone in simply 14 innings.