Who took 4 wickets in 4 balls?

Lasith Malinga
Picking up a hat-trick in cricket is quite a rare feat in itself, but there have been few instances where the bowlers have gone a notch ahead and picked up 4 wickets in 4 balls. Notably, Lasith Malinga is the only bowler in international cricket to bag four wickets in a row not even once, but twice.

Why is Lasith Malinga not playing in IPL?

Lasith Malinga has been released by Mumbai Indians for IPL 2021 after missing out on IPL 2020 to be with his sick father. Lasith Malinga missed IPL 2020 as he had to attend to his father who was ill.

What is Lasith Malinga doing now?

The Sri Lankan fast bowler is the highest-wicket taker in the competition’s history. Sri Lankan pacer Lasith Malinga on Wednesday announced retirement from franchise cricket after Mumbai Indians released him ahead of the upcoming Indian Premier League season.

Is Malinga retired from T20I?

In January 2021, he retired from T20 franchise cricket….Lasith Malinga.

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Last T20I 6 March 2020 v West Indies
T20I shirt no. 99
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Who took double hat-trick?

In 1912, Australian Jimmy Matthews achieved the feat twice in one game against South Africa. The only other players to achieve two hat-tricks are Australia’s Hugh Trumble, against England in 1902 and 1904, Pakistan’s Wasim Akram, in separate games against Sri Lanka in 1999, and England’s Stuart Broad in 2011 and 2014.

Why is 3 wickets called a hat-trick?

A player gets a hat-trick when they score three goals in one game, but the use of the term actually didn’t start on the football pitch. The phrase came from cricket, and was used when a bowler took three wickets from three consecutive balls. The club would give the bowler a hat to celebrate this achievement.

Is Chris Gayle playing IPL 2021?

The Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise posted a video of Gayle finishing off a game of carrom by slotting the queen piece. The West Indies cricketer is currently with the franchise for the ongoing IPL 2021 season.

Who is Yorker king in world?

Sri Lankan team’s most important bowler Lasith Malinga is known for his strange action and Yorker in the cricket world. He is also called the ‘Yorker King’ of cricket.

Is Wide ball counted in hat-trick?

The wide ball took the balls bowled count to four. As per the rules, a bowler has to take three wickets off three back-to-back deliveries. Since Rabada took three wickets off four balls, he was denied a hat-trick. The senior leg-spinner had taken a hat-trick back in 2008.

Why is 3 a hat-trick?