Gill and Dhawan scored half-centuries in the first ODI
Team India captured the T20 series
New Delhi. Tim Southee is counted among the legendary bowlers of the world. The 3-match ODI series between India and New Zealand (IND vs NZ) started from today. In the first match, New Zealand captain Kane Williamson won the toss and decided to bowl. In response, by the time the news was written, Team India had scored 152 runs for 2 wickets in 32 overs. Opener batsman Shubman Gill scored 50 and captain Shikhar Dhawan scored 72 runs. Both also made a big partnership of 124 runs for the first wicket. Saudi got the wicket of Dhawan and with this his 200 wickets in ODIs have also been completed. Earlier, under the leadership of Hardik Pandya, the Indian team won the 3-match T20 series 1-0.
New Zealand’s 33-year-old fast bowler Tim Southee has become the only bowler in the world to take more than 300 wickets in Tests, more than 200 in ODIs and more than 100 wickets in T20 Internationals. Before this match, he had taken 199 wickets in 148 ODIs at an average of 34. 7 wickets for 33 runs was the best performance. Did the feat of taking 4 wickets 5 times and 5 wickets 3 times. Economy stood at 5.42, which is excellent.
close to 350 wickets
Tim Southee has so far taken 347 wickets in 166 innings of 88 Tests at an average of 29. 7 wickets for 64 runs is his best performance. Has taken 5 wickets 14 times and 10 wickets once. While looking at the record of T20 International, Saudi has taken 134 wickets in 107 matches. He is the highest wicket taker bowler. 5 wickets for 18 runs is the best performance. Has taken 4 wickets once and 5 wickets once. He has taken more than 500 wickets in first class cricket.
If we look at the record of ODIs from New Zealand, only 5 bowlers have been able to take more than 200 wickets. Former captain and left-arm spinner Daniel Vettori has taken the maximum 297 wickets. Kyle Mills has taken 240, Chris Harris 203 and Chris Cairns has also taken 200 wickets.
FIRST PUBLISHED : November 25, 2022, 09:31 IST