Jasprit Bumrah in Kingston Check. (Picture Supply: Twitter)

Jasprit Bumrah resumed it in Kingston the place he left it in Antigua because the speedster claimed one other 5-wicket haul in Check match cricket. The No.7 ranked Check bowler additionally recorded a hat-trick on his approach by way of to a 6-wicket haul. India completed their first innings on 416 after Hanuma Vihari scored his maiden Check ton whereas Ishant Sharma bought his maiden Check half-century. Bumrah gave the primary breakthrough for India within the seventh over when John Campbell was caught behind.

In his very subsequent over, Darren Bravo was caught within the slips whereas Shamarh Brooks, on the very subsequent ball, was trapped in entrance. Bumrah broke by way of the defence of Roston Chase on the hat-trick ball however the umpire turned down his LBW attraction. The pacer didn’t appear assured and was hesitant to take the evaluate. Nevertheless, skipper Virat Kohli went along with his intestine feeling and bought Chase dismissed additionally for a golden duck.

Thus, Japsrit Bumrah claimed his maiden hat-trick. In doing so, he grew to become solely the third Indian to take a hat-trick in Check cricket. Harbhajan Singh grew to become the primary in 2001 towards Australia when he dismissed the likes of Ricky Ponting, Adam Gilchrist and Shane Warne with consecutive deliveries within the first innings of the sport. Irfan Pathan recorded a rarest of hat-tricks once they toured Pakistan in 2006.

Hat-tricks for India in Check cricket:


Victims Inns No Opposition Floor

12 months

Harbhajan Singh

Ricky Ponting (LBW)
Adam Gilchrist (LBW)
Shane Warne (Caught)


Australia Kolkata 2001

Irfan Pathan

Salman Butt (Caught)
Younis Khan (LBW)
Mohammad Yousuf (Bowled)

1 Pakistan Karachi


Jasprit Bumrah

Darren Bravo (Caught)
Shamarh Brooks (LBW)
Roston Chase (LBW)


West Indies Kingston


The left-arm pacer accomplished a hat-trick by finish of the primary over itself through the Karachi Check. Bumrah’s starvation didn’t cease with the uncommon achievement as Kraigg Brathwaite turned out to be his fifth scalp. Bumrah had bowled solely 35 balls by the point of that wicket; the 4th quickest identified 5-wicket Check haul recorded by an Indian. Bumrah’s bowling figures had been studying 6.1-1-12-5 when he picked up a calf pressure and left the sector.

The 25-year-old was match to renew within the final 30 minutes of the day’s play and didn’t look lengthy to strike once more. The West Indies skipper Jason Holder top-edged the primary ball Bumrah bowled after approaching to the sector. He ended the 2nd day with figures of 9-3-16-6 because the hosts had been decreased to 87/7. Ranging from the 4th day in Antigua, Bumrah’s collective bowling figures presently learn 17-6-23-11.

Fewest balls to finish a 5-wicket haul for India in Check cricket: (The place identified)


Balls Taken for 5-fer Inns No Opposition Floor

12 months

Harbhajan Singh


2 West Indies Kingston


Hardik Pandya


2 England Nottingham


Maninder Singh


1 Pakistan Bengaluru


Jasprit Bumrah


2 West Indies Kingston


Subhash Gupte


3 Pakistan Dhaka


(Stats as on August 31, 2019)


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