Yuzvendra Chahal is the highest wicket-taker for India in T20 Internationals and can now set some more records to his name.
Yuzvendra Chahal recently surpassed Jaspreet Bumra as the highest wicket-taker for India in T20 Internationals. This leg-spinner is currently on the verge of setting a few more records to his name. The second match between India and Sri Lanka will be played on Saturday. India won the first match by 62 runs in Lucknow. The second match between the two teams will be played at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Stadium in Dharamshala. The third match of the series will be played at the same venue. Chahal could set a few more records in these two matches. (BCCI photo)
Chahal took one wicket in the first match. He is currently the fourth Indian bowler to take a total of 250 wickets in T20I, taking four more wickets. (BCCI photo)
Piyush Chawla holds the record for most wickets taken by an Indian in T20 cricket. The leg-spinner has taken a total of 270 wickets in T20 cricket so far. Ravichandran Ashwin was next with 264 wickets. Leg-spinner Amit Mishra remains third with 262 wickets. Chahal has 246 wickets in his name. (BCCI photo)
Apart from this, Chahal is just six wickets away from becoming the highest wicket-taker in T20 Internationals against Sri Lanka. Australian leg-spinner Adam Jumpa is number one in this regard. Jumpa has 21 wickets. (BCCI photo)