Naseem Shah Youngest Bowler to Take 50 Wickets in T20
Naseem Shah creates another history by becoming the youngest bowler to take 50 T20 wickets at the age of 19 years and 204 days. Shaheen Shah was the youngest bowler to take 50 wickets in an official Twenty20 match.
Naseem Shah set the record on the day of the match versus Afghanistan. On the day he took his 50th T20 wicket, Naseem Shah was 19 years, 204 days old. Naseem Shah returned Afghanistan captain Mohammad Nabi to the locker room after his 100th match. And with this wicket, Naseem Shah surpassed Shaheen Shah Afridi’s record.
Shaheen Shah Afridi was 20 years old when he claimed his 50th Twenty20 International wicket. Naseem Shah has played a total of 49 recognised T20 matches, including 4 for Pakistan. Where he captured 50 wickets with a batting average of 28.30 and an economy of 8.07.
Shaheen Shah Afridi, who is 22 years old, has taken 165 wickets in 119 T20Is. The average is 20.96, and the economy is 7.70. He participated in forty matches for Pakistan, taking 47 wickets.