Abu Dhabi: Irish bowler Curtis Kempfer made a domineering entry in the record book of T20 cricket, he did the feat of dismissing the same number of players on 4 balls against the Netherlands.
In the opening round of the T20 World Cup, Irish bowlers Kirts Kempher took 4 wickets off 4 balls in the match against the Netherlands. Due to this superb bowling, the Dutch side was limited to 51 runs for 2 wickets and 51 runs for 6 wickets.
The medium pacer first caught Colin Ackerman behind the wickets with the help of a review, Ryan Tan Deutsche LBW on the first ball of his next over, Scott Edwards was also declared LBW on the review, Rolov van der. Miro bowled on the inside edge and lost the wicket.
Kemper is the third player to hit 4 off 4 balls in T20 Internationals, after Afghanistan’s league spinner Rashid Khan did so against Ireland in February 2019. Sri Lankan fast bowler Lasith Malinga also made the break in September of the same year. Take the same number of wickets on 4 balls against Land. Anuradha Dodabalapur of Germany became the first female cricketer to win the award against Austria in August 2020.
Kemper became the first Irishman to score an International T20 hat-trick, becoming the second bowler to do so in the T20 World Cup, ahead of Australian Brett Lee, who bowled three balls against Bangladesh in the opening edition of 2007 against Bangladesh. Have taken wickets.