Shaheen Shah Afridi became the first fast bowler to take five wickets in World Cup 2023.
Pakistani fast bowler Shaheen Shah Afridi won the honor of taking five wickets in the World Cup 2023 in the 18th match of the World Cup played against Australia.
He took five wickets for 54 runs in his 10 overs against Australia at the Bengaluru Stadium.
Earlier, New Zealand spinner Mitch Santner also took five wickets against Holland, but he gave away 59 runs, while Shaheen took five wickets with 54 runs, so he is at the top of the list so far.
On the third place is the number of Indian bowler Jasprit Bumrah, who took four wickets by giving 39 runs against Afghanistan. The fourth position belongs to English bowler Rhys Topley, who took four wickets by giving 43 runs in the match against Bangladesh.
On the fifth position is Australian bowler Adam Zampa, who took four wickets by giving 47 runs in the match against Sri Lanka.