Team India defeated Bangladesh by 30 runs under the captaincy of Rohit Sharma and won the series by 2-1. In this series and especially in this match, Deepak Chahar bowled brilliantly and took hat-trick and created a history. Right-arm fast bowler Deepak Chahar took the first hat-trick of his T20 International career, taking three wickets in three balls against Bangladesh. This is the first hat-trick in T20 International cricket from India, which has become a history for the Indian team. In Test cricket, Harbhajan Singh took the hat-trick for India, while Chetan Sharma created history for India in ODI cricket. The name of Deepak Chahar has also been included in this club.
Best bowling figure in T20
Deepak Chahar bowled a total of 3.2 overs against Bangladesh, taking 6 wickets for just 7 runs. Deepak Chahar’s best bowling figure is a world record, not only for India, but among all bowlers in the world after taking at least 6 wickets in T20 International cricket.
Before Deepak Chahar, this world record was recorded in the name of Sri Lankan spinner Ajanta Mendis, who took 6 wickets against Zimbabwe for just 8 runs. Apart from this, he also took 6 wickets for 16 runs against Australia. This list also includes the name of Yuzvendra Chahal, who took 6 wickets against England for 25 runs in T20 International cricket, but now Deepak Chahar has reached the top in this list. It is a matter of honor for Deepak personally, India is proud of this too.
Chahar became man of the match and series
Deepak Chahar got the man of the match thanks to this match-winning historical performance (6 wickets for 7 runs), while he also won the Player of the Series title for taking the highest 8 wickets in three matches. He got one wicket in the first and second matches of the series.