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The second ODI match is to be played between India and Sri Lanka on Tuesday. In this match, Indian spinner Yuzvendra Chahal has a chance to equal Mohammed Shami’s Indian record for the fastest 100 wickets. Shami took 100 wickets in 56 matches. While Chahal has taken 94 wickets in 55 matches so far, if he takes 6 wickets against Sri Lanka, he will equal Shami’s record. Even if they fail to do so, there will be a chance to equal Jasprit Bumrah’s record in the third ODI. Bumrah took 100 wickets in 57 matches.
Chahal has taken 6 wickets in a match against Australia
Chahal has achieved the feat of taking 6 wickets in the ODI match against Australia. He took 6/42 against Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in 2019. At the same time, in 2018, he has taken 5 wickets for 22 runs against South Africa. Chahal has also achieved the feat of taking 4-4 wickets twice in his career. He has done the same against South Africa. In 2018, he took 4 wickets for 46 runs, while in 2019 he took 4 wickets for 51 runs.
9 times taken 3-3 wickets
Chahal has done 9 times in his career to take 3-3 wickets in a match. At the same time, he has taken three wickets twice against Sri Lanka. Whereas most of the times against New Zealand have been successful in taking 3-3 wickets. At the same time, against Australia, West Indies and Hong Kong, he has taken 3 wickets 1-1.
Took 6 wickets in T20 as well
Chahal has not only taken 6 wickets in ODIs, but he has also taken 6 wickets in T20. He took 6 wickets for 25 runs in 4 overs against England in 2017. At the same time, he has also taken 4-4 wickets against Sri Lanka twice. There have also been 3-3 wickets 5 times.
Took two wickets in the first match against Sri Lanka
Yuzvendra Chahal has taken 2 wickets in the first ODI against Sri Lanka. He took 2 wickets for 52 runs in 10 overs. Apart from these, Deepak Chahar and Kuldeep Yadav took two wickets each in this match. While Hardik Pandya and Krunal Pandya took 1-1 wickets.
Chance to win 10th consecutive series against Sri Lanka
India lead 1-0 in the three-match series. If India wins this match, it will be their 10th consecutive bilateral ODI series win against Sri Lanka.