Sports desk , Edited By: Satyam Dubey , Updated on: 01 Jan 2023, 09:09:11 PM
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Team India is fully engaged in the preparations for the ODI World Cup 2023. In view of which the BCCI held a review meeting on the new year. BCCI is keeping an eye on those players, whose performance is excellent. The injury of the players was also discussed in the review meeting. After which BCCI decided to implement Yo-Yo and Dexa test. Today we are going to tell you about such a player of Team India, who played only 5 Test matches and was out of the team after getting injured. This player of Team India became the highest wicket-taker for the team in these five matches only.
The player we are talking about is none other than the veteran bowler of the team, Jasprit Bumrah. Jasprit Bumrah played five Test matches in the year 2022 and became the highest wicket-taker in Tests for Team India in the same number of matches. With this, Jasprit Bumrah holds the record for taking the most wickets in a Test match in a year. Last year, Bumrah remained out of Team India in most of the matches due to injury. Jasprit Bumrah was selected for T20 World Cup 2022. But at the last moment he was ruled out of the World Cup due to injury.
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Bumrah took the most Test wickets in 2022
Last year, Jasprit Bumrah played five Test matches, during which he took the maximum 22 wickets for Team India at an average of 20.31. Jasprit Bumrah had also succeeded in taking five wickets twice last year. Jasprit Bumrah is out of Team India even at this time. BCCI has recently announced Team India’s squad for ODI and T20 series against Sri Lanka, in which Jasprit Bumrah’s name is not included. It is expected that Jasprit Bumrah will soon overcome the injury and return to Team India.
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Such has been Bumrah’s performance in ODIs and Tests
Talking about Jasprit Bumrah’s Test career, he has taken 128 wickets in 58 innings of 30 Test matches. Talking about Jasprit Bumrah’s highest wicket in Test innings, he has taken 6 wickets for 27 runs in an innings. Talking about the best performance in a Test match, it is a shock of nine wickets by spending 86 runs. Talking about ODI matches, Bumrah has taken 121 wickets in 72 matches. 6 wickets for 19 runs in ODIs is Jasprit Bumrah’s best performance.
First Published : 01 Jan 2023, 09:09:11 PM
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