ICC T20 World Cup 2022: This world record was recorded in the name of Tim Southee, he left this legend behind
New Zealand has become the first team to reach the semi-finals of the ICC T20 World Cup 2022. New Zealand defeated Ireland in the last match of the group stage of the T20 World Cup.
New Zealand entered the semi-finals from their group after the result of the match between Australia and Afghanistan. In this match, New Zealand fast bowler Tim Southee also recorded a world record in his name.
He dismissed two Ireland batsmen in the match. With this, he has become the highest wicket-taker in T20 International cricket. He broke the record of Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan in this matter.
Tim Southee now has 129 wickets in 104 T20 matches. Shakib Al Hasan has 127 wickets in 108 matches. Whereas Rashid Khan of Afghanistan has taken 121 wickets in only 74 matches.