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Alzarri Joseph records best IPL figures on debut


NEW DELHI Young West Indies pacer Alzzari Joseph made a dream IPL debut via recording the most productive bowling figures in event's historical past as Mumbai Indians picked up a 40-run win over Sunrisers Hyderabad in a low-scoring game in Hyderabad on Saturday.

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Joseph broke former Pakistani paceman Sohail Tanvir's 11-year outdated record via claiming the figures of 6/12 in three.4 overs. The Rawalpindi-born bowler, representing Rajasthan Royals, completed with an astonishing figures of 6 for 14 towards Chennai Super Kings in the inaugural edition of the IPL in 2008.




The 22-year-old Antiguan bowled a dream first over in the IPL, pushing aside David Warner in a wicket maiden and followed it up with the wickets of Vijay Shankar, Deepak Hooda, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Siddharth Kaul. Apart from Joseph, Pat Cummins is the only different bowler to ship a wicket-maiden in his first actual IPL over.

Australian spinner Adam Zampa (6/19), who is 3rd on the checklist, additionally claimed six-wicket haul in his four overs towards Sunrisers Hyderabad in the 2016 edition of IPL.

It was once the 3rd win for Mumbai Indians in five video games while Hyderabad suffered their second loss in five matches.

Here are the highest five gamers with the most productive bowling figures:


ALZARRI JOSEPH (2019)

TEAM: Mumbai Indians

OPPOSITION: Sunrisers Hyderabad

FIGURES: 6/12

SOHAIL TANVIR (2008)

TEAM: Rajasthan Royals

OPPOSITION: Chennai Super Kings

FIGURES: 6/14

ADAM ZAMPA (2016)


TEAM: Rising Pune Supergiant

OPPOSITION: Sunrisers Hyderabad

FIGURES: 6/19


ANIL KUMBLE (2009)

TEAM: Royal Challengers Bangalore

OPPOSITION: Rajasthan Royals

FIGURES: 5/5


ISHANT SHARMA (2011)


TEAM: Deccan Chargers


OPPOSITION: Kochi Tuskers Kerala


FIGURES: 5/12


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