IND vs ENG: Yuzvendra Chahal became India’s leading wicket-taker in T20I cricket.© BCCI
Yuzvendra Chahal on Friday became India’s leading wicket-taker in T20Is when he dismissed Jos Buttler during the first T20I against England in Ahmedabad. Chahal went past Jasprit Bumrah’s tally of 59 wickets and picked up his 60th, trapping Buttler lbw. Chahal now has 60 wickets from 46 T20Is at 24.75 and an economy rate of 8.34 runs per over. Bumrah has 59 from 50 T20Is at 20.25 and an economy rate of 6.66 runs per over.
Chahal, who played his 100th international match for India today, made his T20I debut against Zimbabwe in Harare in 2016. In ODI cricket, Chahal has 92 wickets from 54 matches.
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