Century and 5 wickets in an ODI: It is the dream of any cricketer to score a century and 5 wickets in a single ODI. The quartet of great all-rounders Ian Botham, Kapil Dev, Imran Khan and Richard Hadlee has also shown fire in ODI cricket but none of them has been able to accomplish this feat. So far 4 players have achieved the feat of scoring a century and 5 wickets in a single ODI.
The achievement of taking a century and 5 wickets in a single ODI was first achieved by Viv Richards of the West Indies. In the match played against New Zealand in Dunedin in the year 1986-87, he scored 119 runs in 139 balls with the help of 10 fours and 4 sixes and later took five wickets for 41 runs in 10 overs while also bowling. . Even though Richards has 118 wickets in his name as an off-spinner. He was not a regular bowler for Windies but has taken five wickets in an innings twice in ODIs..Twitter
England’s Paul Collingwood scored a century in the ODI match against Bangladesh and took 5 wickets. In the match played at Trent Bridge in 2005, he scored an unbeaten 112 runs (86 balls, 10 fours and five sixes) and took six wickets for 31 runs. In bowling, he took six wickets for 31 runs in his 10 overs.Paulcollingwood5/Instagram
Rohan Mustafa, born in Pakistan but playing cricket from UAE, is also included in this special list. Rohan started the innings in the match against Papua New Guinea in 2017, scoring 109 runs in 125 balls with the help of seven fours and a six. Later, he returned the pavilion to five batsmen of the opposition team by giving 25 runs with his off-spin bowling. Mustafa was born in the year 1088 in Kohat, Pakistan, later his family shifted to Sharjah (UAE).(Rohaanofficial88- instagram)
Bas de Leede of the Netherlands is the last player to make it to this special list. He made this special record against Scotland in the World Cup qualifier match this month. In the match played at Bulawayo on 6 July, Leede took 5 for 52 in 10 overs to limit Scotland’s innings to 277 for 9 and later scored 123 from 92 balls with seven fours and five sixes. had scored. Leede was the player of the match in the Netherlands’ four-wicket victory. Basdeleede-Instagram