Pakistan fast bowler Wahab Riaz has created history. Riaz has completed 300 wickets in T20 cricket. He touched this milestone in the T20 tournament being played in Pakistan during the Corona era. For Pakistan, his first former all-rounder Shahid Afridi and fast bowler Sohail Tanvir have taken more than 300 wickets.
Not just this but Wahab Riaz has also become the 9th bowler in the world to take 300 or more wickets in T20 cricket so far. Meanwhile, West-Indies star all-rounder Dwayne Bravo tops this list with having 500 wickets in this format. Also, he is the only bowler to take 500 wickets in T20 cricket. Sri Lanka fast bowler Lasith Malinga is the second-highest wicket-taker in T20 cricket, taking 390 wickets.
The highest number of T20 wickets from India is recorded in the name of Amit Mishra, who has taken more than 250 wickets so far. While Amit Mishra plays for Delhi Capitals (DC) in the IPL, Dwayne Bravo plays for Chennai Super Kings (CSK).
Talking about the international career of Wahab Riaz, he has so far managed to take 83 wickets in 27 Tests, 115 wickets in 89 ODIs and 32 wickets in 32 T20 Internationals. His best performance in T20 is three wickets for 18 runs.