Jhulan Goswami Takes 250 Wickets In ODI Cricket, Became First Woman Bowler To Do So.
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Jhulan Goswami made history by taking 250 wickets in women’s ODI cricket history.
Veteran Team India pacer Jhulan Goswami on Wednesday (March 16) created history by becoming the first woman fast bowler to take 250 wickets in ODI cricket against England in the ICC Women’s World Cup 2022 match.
The 39-year-old achieved the feat when she dismissed England opener Tammy Beaumont during the ongoing ICC Women’s World Cup tie in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand.
Talking about the 50-over format, Jhulan is way ahead of the competition. Jhulan is followed by Katherine Fitzpatrick of Australia, who has 180 scalps to her name. West Indies’ Anissa Mohammad is also in second place with 180 wickets. Shabnim Ismail of South Africa and Katherine Brunt of England are to their names with 168 and 164 dismissals respectively.
Earlier in the tournament, Jhulan had created history in women’s cricket by becoming the first cricketer to take 40 wickets in the Women’s World Cup.
List Of Most Wicket-Takers In ODI
- Jhulan Goswami (India) – 250 Wickets
- Catheryn Fitzpatrick (Australia) – 180 Wickets
- Anisa Mohammed (West Indies) – 180 Wickets
- Shabnim Ismail (South Africa) – 168 Wickets
- Katherine Brunt (England) – 164 Wickets
Jhulan Goswami Has a Good Stats In Test Match Also
Apart from ODIs, Jhulan Goswami has also bowled amazingly in Test cricket. He has taken 44 wickets in 12 Tests. During this, he has also achieved the feat of taking five wickets three times and 10 wickets once.
His best performance in an innings is five for 25, while his best performance in a match is 10 for 78. Apart from this, Jhulan has also taken 56 wickets in 68 matches in T20 cricket and has given runs at an economy of 5.45. He has also scored 405 runs with the bat.
Jhulan Goswami ICC Women’s World Cup Explanation
The Indian team has suffered a defeat against England in the Women’s World Cup. This defeat has made the road to the semi-finals difficult for India. Now India will have to win over strong teams like Australia and South Africa to reach the semi-finals.
This match may not have been anything special for India, but Jhulan Goswami has made it memorable for himself. In this match, he completed his 250 wickets in ODI cricket. She is the first female cricketer to achieve this feat.
In ICC Women’s ODI World Cup 2022, Indian women have faced two defeats so far including against England women. Earlier, the New Zealand team had defeated India. At the same time, Team India won against Pakistan and West Indies.
The England team has won the first match in this World Cup. Earlier, England had to face defeat in three consecutive matches, but by winning the fourth match, England kept their hopes of reaching the semi-finals alive.
Against England, Goswami trapped Beaumont in front of the stumps to take his 250th ODI wicket. However, India showed no interest in the game with the bat as the team was bowled out for just 134 runs in 36.2 overs. Smriti Mandhana scored 35 runs for the team.