These Are Some Of The Lesser Known Facts About Jasprit Bumrah

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11. Highest Wicket Taker

Jasprit Bumrah

In his debut year in 2016, Jasprit Bumrah risked it all to prosper in his field. Jasprit Bumrah played a pivotal role for India in whitewashing the mighty Australian team with 3-0.


12. Shower Of Praise

Jasprit Bumrah Sachin Tendulkar

No doubt Jasprit was exposed to the godly advice of cricket legends like Sachin Tendulkar when things just started for him. He often praised my fellow teammates and coaches for his unorthodox bowling style. The legend Glenn McGrath praised his style and even told him not to bother about changing it.


13. Find Of The Tour

Jasprit Bumrah MSD

During the infamous T20 series against Australia, Jasprit Bumrah caught the eyes of Mahendra Singh Dhoni. He gifted Jassi some praise. MS Dhoni even represented him as the ‘find of The’tour.’ This title led him to be the strike bowler in the upcoming fixtures.


14. Record-Breaking Test Debut

Jasprit Bumrah Test Wicket ABD

Bumrah became the 290th in Indian Cricket history to play his first match against South Africa. In the game, South African players perish to Jassi’s incredible bowling. Jasprit Bumrah’s first wicket of the match was none other than AB de Villiers.


15. Yet Another Record

Jasprit Bumrah

Many of us might not know this, but Jasprit Bumrah is the record-setter for taking most wickets in a calendar year in T20Is against Australia. He even holds the record of taking 28 scalps against West Indies, surpassing Dirk Nannes’s record.

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