Anjali Chand of Nepal set a world record for taking 6 wickets in 13 T20 balls without giving any runs in the International T20 on Monday. He made this record against the Maldives at the South Asian Games in Kathmandu. Anjali took a hat-trick from her last 3 balls. The entire Maldives side were all out for 16 runs in 10.1 overs. Anjali broke the record of Malaysian bowler Mas Alyssa.
Alyssa took 6 wickets for 3 runs against China in January. Among India’s men, Deepak Chahar holds the best bowling record. He recently took 6 wickets for 7 runs against Bangladesh. It also included a hat-trick.
Hat-trick on last 3 balls
Not a single Maldives batsman who was dismissed by Anjali’s ball could open the account. However, not a single batsman in the team could cross the double-digit mark. Opener Hamza Niaz scored the highest 9 runs off 11 balls. Wicketkeeper Hafsa Abdullah was the second batsman to score runs for the team. He scored 4 runs off 10 balls. Three run extras found. Two Maldives batsmen were run out.
Nepal won the match within one over
Nepal achieved the target of 17 runs for the win in 5 balls. Opener Kajal scored 13 runs in the most 5 balls. It consists of 3 fours. The remaining 4 runs were extra.