Shakib has become the fastest player to take 5000 runs and 400 wickets in T20. He is the second player after Dwayne Bravo to achieve this position.
Shakib Al Hasan is not counted among the best all-rounders of world cricket. This time he has added his name to the list by taking just one wicket, in which he is the 5th cricketer in the world to be included. That one prized wicket was taken by Shakib in the Bangladesh Premier League match played between Fortune Barishal and Minister Group Dhaka on 24 January. (Photo: AFP)
In this match, Shakib, captain of Fortune Barsal, took the wicket of Mahmudullah, captain of Minister Group Dhaka. With this one wicket, Shakib completed his 400 wickets in T20 cricket. He became only the 5th bowler in the world to do this feat in Men’s T20. (Photo: AFP)
Shakib is the first left handed player to take 400 wickets in T20. Apart from this, he has become the fastest player to take 5000 runs and 400 wickets in T20. He is the second player after Dwayne Bravo to achieve this position. (Photo: AFP)
Taking 400 T20 wickets with an average of 21.17 and an economy of 6.80, Shakib has written his name as the 5th bowler in the list, in which the top position is occupied by Dhoni’s friend ie Dwayne Bravo, who played together in the IPL team CSK. Dwayne Bravo has so far taken 554 T20 wickets at an average of 24.42 and an economy of 8.21.