Australia Cricket Team: An amazing record has been set in the history of world cricket today. That bowler’s career has been immortalized.
1st Hat Trick On This Day In Cricket
Australia Cricket Team: Currently the Australian team is on a tour of India. But when the team toured Pakistan 40 years ago, a novice bowler showed his mettle. This bowler is a novice as he is playing his second match. But, with this feat he did in his second match.. it became the first record in the history of ODI cricket at that time. It became the first hat-trick in ODI history. Jalal-ud-din is the name of the bowler who scored the first hat-trick in ODI cricket or in Pakistan.
First hat trick in ODIs..
It happened 40 years ago today on September 20. Because he played the ODI match today where he scored his first hat-trick in this format. Jalal Uddin bowled his 7th over in that match and created history.
First hat-trick in ODIs on September 20, 1982.
The match between Pakistan vs Australia was played on 20 September 1982 in 40 overs. Batting first, Pakistan scored 229 for 6 with Mohsin Khan scoring 104 off 101 balls. In response to this, Australia got a good start.. the scene that followed.. has been recorded in the pages of cricket history.
3 wickets in last 3 balls of 7th over..
The Australian team came into the ring with a target of 230 runs and the opening pair gave a partnership of 104 runs. But as soon as the pair broke up, the entire team fell apart. Jalal-ud-Din was the real cause of Australia’s situation. At that time 23-year-old Jalal-ud-Din came to bowl his 7th over of the match. In the last three balls of this over, he became the first bowler to take a hat-trick in Deal ODI cricket. Pavilion included three stalwarts of Australia’s middle order.
Australia kneeling before the hat-trick..
He took the wickets of Rod Marsh, Bruce Yardley and Geoff Lawson to complete his hat-trick. These three batsmen could not even open an account in the match. As a result, the Australian team, who seemed to have won the match, managed to score only 170 runs for 9 wickets in 40 overs. As a result, they had to suffer a defeat by 59 runs.
Great record in a short career..
Bowler Jalal-ud-Din, who scored the first hat-trick in ODI cricket, played 7 ODIs and 6 Test matches for Pakistan. However, his career ended as soon as it started. But.. this work done at that time has remained forever in the history of cricket.