Ravindra Jadeja eclipses Zaheer Khan's record for most wickets by Indian bowler in ICC Champions Trophy

15 June 2017, 07:23 PM
Ravindra Jadeja - File Photo
Ravindra Jadeja - File Photo

India's ace allrounder Ravindra Jadeja who has been on a wicket taking spree in the ongoing Champions Trophy edged past Indian seamer Zaheer Khan's record for most wickets by an Indian bowler in Champions Trophy.

Jadeja has bagged 16 wickets from nine matches in the ICC Champions Trophy, more than any other Indian bowler. The record was held by India's left-arm seamer Zaheer Khan with 15 wickets in nine matches.

Jadeja had a superlative run in the 2013 edition, picking up 12 wickets in five matches. His performance with the ball was key to India's triumph four years back. The 28-year-old left-arm spinner has picked up four wickets in this edition of the Champions Trophy.

First Published: Thursday, June 15, 2017 07:13 PM
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