Kuldeep Yadav becomes first left-arm spinner to take 6 wickets in an ODI
Kuldeep Yadav Photograph: (AFP)
India's Kuldeep Yadav on Thursday became the first left-arm spinner to claim six wickets in One-Day Internationals (ODIs).
The left-arm chinaman bowler achieved the feat during the first ODI between India and England at Trent Bridge in Nottingham on Thursday.
Before Yadav, Australia's left-arm spinner Brad Hogg held the record when he claimed 5 for 32 against West Indies at Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) in 2005.
Playing his first match against England, Kuldeep claimed 6 for 25 to help India end hosts inning for 268 in 49.5 overs.
Kuldeep's figures were the fourth best for India in ODIs.