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#INDvzNZ: Ajaz Patel picks historic 10-wicket haul during the second Test against India

Patel becomes the 3rd player in Tests to get all 10 after Jim Laker and Anil Kumble.

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Ajaz Patel picks a historic 10-wicket haul during the second Test against India.

New Zealand’s 33-year-old left-arm spinner becomes only the third player after Jim Laker and Anil Kumble, in the history of cricket to take all 10 wickets.

Ajaz Patel bagged 10 wickets for 119 runs from 47.5 overs.

The spinner bowled India out for 325 in their first innings on Day 2 of the second Test.

On Friday, Ajaz Patel had dismissed Shubman Gill, Team India skipper Virat Kohli, Cheteshwar Pujara, Shreyas Iyer.

The wickets continued to fall on Saturday, as Patel bowled out Wriddhiman Saha, Ravichandran Ashwin, Mayank Agarwal, Axar Patel, Jayant Yadav, and Mohammed Siraj.

Here, take a look at Patel’s 10-wicket haul.

List of bowlers to take all 10 wickets in a Test inning:

  • Jim Laker (England) vs Australia in 1956
  • Anil Kumble (India) vs Pakistan in 1999
  • Ajaz Patel (New Zealand) vs India in 2021

Cricket pundits and fans on social media started celebrating Patel’s historic feat.







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