KARACHI: Lahore Qalandars’ quick bowler Haris Rauf has accomplished a century of his T20 wickets, reaching the feat in 71 matches, changing into the second quickest Pakistan to take action.
The 27-year-old right-arm fast-bowler reached the 100 T20 wickets mark on Thursday night time throughout a PSL 2021 match in opposition to Peshawar Zalmi when he was capable of dismiss Shoaib Malik — his solely wicket within the match.
This was Rauf’s 71st T20 match.
Saeed Ajmal and Umar Gul are joint leaders from Pakistan within the record of quickest to succeed in 100 T20 wickets, each bowlers reaching the milestone of their 68th match.
Haris Rauf, after being noticed throughout Lahore Qalandars’ participant growth program, began his T20 profession on the similar venue, representing Lahore Qalandars within the Abu Dhabi T20 Cup. He launched himself on the T20 area when he obtained the wicket of Macalister Wright of Hobart Hurricanes in his debut match.
Since then, the quick bowler by no means seemed again.
Of his complete 100 wickets, 30 got here when Haris was representing Lahore Qalandars whereas 25 of his wickets got here representing Pakistan in T20Is. For his home regional aspect Northern, Haris Rauf has taken 24 wickets whereas 21 have been taken within the Huge Bash League whereas representing Melbourne Stars.
His favorite opponent, although, appears Zimbabwe as he has taken 10 wickets in opposition to the worldwide cricket minnows. 9 of his wickets got here in opposition to the Sydney Thunders aspect within the BBL.
Haris’ favorite stadium, in keeping with the break up of his 100 wickets, appears the Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium, the place he has managed to take 14 scalps. At Karachi’s Nationwide Stadium, the quick bowler obtained 11 wickets whereas in Multan, he managed to take 10 wickets.