Best Bowling Figures by Indian Pacers in the World Test Championship (WTC)
The World Test Championship has provided a platform for bowlers to showcase their talent and skill on the international stage. Indian pacers, in particular, have made a lasting impact with their remarkable performances, achieving notable bowling figures that have left cricket fans in awe. Now, let’s delve into the standout bowling displays by Indian pacers in the WTC.
Ishant Sharma vs Bangladesh at Kolkata, 2019 (9/78)
In a dominant performance against Bangladesh, Ishant Sharma displayed his prowess with the ball, claiming an impressive 9 wickets for 78 runs. His ability to consistently trouble the Bangladeshi batsmen solidified his position as a key bowler for India.
Jasprit Bumrah vs England at Visakhapatnam, 2024 (9/91)
Jasprit Bumrah showcased his class and skill against England with a memorable bowling spell, capturing 9 wickets for 91 runs. His lethal pace and ability to extract movement from the pitch proved to be too much for the English batsmen to handle.
Jasprit Bumrah vs Bangladesh at Kolkata, 2019 (9/78)
Bumrah’s outstanding bowling figures of 9/78 against Bangladesh in Kolkata further underscored his talent and impact as a premier fast bowler. Additionally, his capability to perform under pressure and capture crucial wickets played a pivotal role in India’s success.
Jasprit Bumrah vs England at Nottingham, 2021 (9/110)
Bumrah’s memorable performance against England in Nottingham yielded impressive figures of 9/110. Despite being confronted with a formidable English batting lineup, Bumrah demonstrated his skill and determination in dismantling the opposition.
Jasprit Bumrah vs Sri Lanka at Bengaluru, 2022 (8/47)
Bumrah fiery spell against Sri Lanka in Bengaluru left the opposition reeling, as he claimed 8 wickets for just 47 runs. His ability to generate pace and movement troubled the Sri Lankan batsmen throughout the match.