5 records Mohammed Shami broke vs SL | Cricket World Cup

By Sidhant Maheshwari
Published on | Nov 02, 2023

Most wickets for India in World Cup history

Mohd Shami became India's highest wicket-taker in World Cups with his 5/18 vs Sri Lanka at Wankhede

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Shami goes to the top!

Shami with 45 wickets overtook Zaheer Khan and Javagal Srinath - both took 44 wickets in World Cup. Shami, however, has been way quicker

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Most 5-fers in World Cup

With his 3rd 5-wicket haul, Mohd Shami, has gone level with Mitchell Starc for most 5-fers in World Cup history

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Shami owns India record!

Mohd Shami also broke the record for most 5-wicket hauls for India in ODIs. He has now done it 4 times, ahead of Srinath and Harbhajan (3 each)

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Lala turning on the heat!

Mohd Shami has played just 3 matches at the 2023 World Cup, and in those 3 games he has taken 14 wickets already

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Mohd Shami breathing fire

Shami's figures this World Cup: 5/54 vs NZ, 4/22 vs ENG and 5/18 vs SL

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Shami equals feat from 2019

In 2019 World Cup in England, Mohd Shami took three 4-wicket hauls. In 2023 World Cup, he's equalled that feat in just 3 games

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