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ICC CWC'19: Shami bowls Twitter with hat-trick against Afghanistan

ANI
Published : Jun 23, 2019, 11:05 am IST
Updated : Jun 23, 2019, 12:26 pm IST

Shami has become the second Indian to take a hat-trick in the 50-over tournament after former pacer Chetan Sharma.

Mohammad Shami (Photo: Cricket World Cup / Twitter)
 Mohammad Shami (Photo: Cricket World Cup / Twitter)

Southampton: Mohammad Shami on Saturday took a hat-trick in the nail-biting final over to help India register an 11-run win against Afganistan in the World Cup match at Rose Bowl.

Shami has become the second Indian to take a hat-trick in the 50-over tournament after former pacer Chetan Sharma, who bagged the hat-trick against New Zealand during the 1987 edition.

 

The win against Afghanistan marks India's 50th victory in the World Cup history. India will next take on West Indies on June 27.

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