Against Sri Lanka on Sunday, Shakib removed Kusal Mendis in the 19th over of the innings to touch the landmark of 1,000 wickets in his career
Bangladesh’s ace all-rounder Shakib al Hasan has got past the milestone of 1,000 wickets in recognized cricket games.
Before today’s ODI match against Sri Lanka Shakib had taken 999 wickets in all three formats of his international and domestic cricket career.
Against Sri Lanka on Sunday, Shakib took the wicket of Kusal Mendis in the 19th over of the innings to touch the landmark of 1,000 wickets in his career.
Shakib finished the match with a bowling figure of 10-0-44-1.
Shakib has played 343 matches in international arena and has taken 569 wickets, 210 in Tests, 267 in ODIs and 92 in T20Is.
Shakib has also taken 431 wickets in national league, premier league, Bangladesh Premier League and other franchise- based cricket tournaments around the world.
Shakib’s 1000 wicket
First class (Test matches and National League): 310 wickets in 93 matches
List A (ODI matches and Dhaka Premier League matches): 328 wickets in 255 matches
T20 (T20Is and T20): 362 wickets in 320 matches