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Rashid Khan


Rashid Khan from Afghanistan is one of the world’s best spinners in cricket. Rashid Khan is best known for his ability to restrict runs and take wickets by building pressure over the batting side. Rashid can hit the ball. He is a pure ball. In this article we will see some unique records held by Rashid Khan.

  • Rashid Khan is the second highest wicket taker in T20Is. He has 118 wickets in T20Is so far.
  • Rashid Khan has the best bowling figures in T20Is for Afghanistan. He took 5 wickets and gave away just 3 runs in his 4-over spell to register the best bowling figure for Afghanistan.
  • Rashid Khan is also the second highest wicket taker in the overall T20I. He has 482 wickets in T20Is so far.
  • Rashid Khan was the fastest to achieve the 100 wicket mark in T20Is. He did it in just 53 games.
  • He is also the fastest to achieve the 100 wickets mark in ODIs. Rashid took 100 wickets in ODIs in just 44 matches.
  • Rashid Khan was the third youngest bowler to pick five wickets to take in ODIs. He was only 18 years and 178 days old when he took his first five wickets to bring up ODIs.
  • He is also the youngest captain to lead his team in Test format. He was 20 years and 350 days old when he was named captain of Afghanistan in Tests.
  • He is also the youngest captain to lead his team in ODIs. He captained Afghanistan at the age of 19 years and 165 days.
  • Rashid Khan has the fourth best ODI bowling figures of 7/18 in his spell.
  • One of Rashid Khan’s most unique records is that he has the most number of wickets by Leg Before wicket in T20Is. He has 28 off LBW in T20Is.

Also Read: T20 World Cup 2022: Afghanistan Schedule, Squad, Time and Date






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