Top 5 bowlers taking hat-trick in a debut match, 2 are from same country
Sports Desk: There are many bowlers in the cricket world who have done well in their debut match. He was the bowler who has made his name known in history. Today we are going to tell you about such bowlers who took a hat-trick in their debut match. The special thing is that there are two Sri Lankan bowlers who took a hat-trick in the debut match. Let's know who these five bowlers are-
Australian fast bowler Damien Fleming took a hat-trick while making his ODI debut against Pakistan in 1994–95. Damien had outsourced Amer Malik, Inzamam-ul-Haq and Salim Malik.
Bangladeshi bowler Taizul Islam also took a hat-trick in the debut ODI. Taizul did this feat in 2014. Taijul took Tinashe Panyangara off the last ball of the 27th over, while John Numbu and Tendai Chatara took wickets in the first two balls of the 29th over.
Sri Lankan bowler Shahan Madhushanka is the fourth bowler in the world to take a hat-trick in a debut match. Madhushanka made her debut against Bangladesh in July 2018. He dismissed Mahmudullah, and Mashrafe Mortaza for the last two balls of the 39th over of the match. After this, Rubel Hussain took the wicket on the first ball of the 41st over.
Sri Lankan bowler Vanidu Hasranga is the first Sri Lankan bowler to take a wicket in a debut match. Hasranga played his first ODI against Zimbabwe on 2 July 2017. Hasranga took the wickets of Malcolm Waller, Donald Tiripano and Tendai Chatara in the third over. Zimbabwe's team was reduced to just 155 runs.
South African fast bowler Kagiso Rabada took a hat-trick in the debut ODI. Rabada made his ODI debut against Bangladesh on 10 July 2015 at the Dhaka ground. Rabada took the wickets of Tamim Iqbal, Litton Das and Mahmudullah from the last three balls of the fourth over. In this match, Rabada took 6 wickets for 16 runs in 8 overs.