Imad Wasim becomes eighth Pakistani to take 50 T20I wickets


Karachi: Pakistan all-rounder Imad Wasim has become the eighth Pakistani bowler to claim 50 wickets in T20 cricket.

The left-arm spinner took two wickets in the second T20 against England to complete his half century of wickets. He dismissed Jason Roy (10) and Dawid Malan (1) in his first two overs.

His 50 wickets have come at an average of 23.06 and an economy rate of 6.40 in 51 matches. He is just four wickets behind Sohail Tanvir, who have 54 T20I wickets.

He has the second best economy-rate among Pakistani bowlers to pick up at least 50 wickets. Legendary spinner Saeed Ajmal has a better economy rate of 6.36.

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