Karnataka quick bowler Abhimanyu Mithun achieved the outstanding feat of selecting up 5 wickets in only one over, together with a hat-trick within the first innings of his staff’s Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy semi-final towards Haryana.
Mithun was not having the very best time with the ball, giving freely as many as 37 runs in his first three overs. However he got here again within the closing over of his spell, taking 4 wickets off the primary 4 balls of the over.
He first dismissed Himanshu Rana (61 off 34 balls), then took out one other set batsman Rahul Tewatia (32 off 20 balls) off the second ball. Sumit Kumar and Amit Mishra adopted, each for geese.
Mithun then bowled extensive and gave away a single earlier than dismissing Jayant Yadav off the final ball of the innings for a caught behind. He ended with figures of 5-39 as Haryana ended their innings at 194/8.
Bangladesh bowler Al Amin Hossain is the one different bowler to have taken 5 wickets in an over in a T20 match, which he did six years in the past.
With the hat-trick, Mithun additionally achieved the feat of being the primary participant to take a hat-trick in all three of India’s home tournaments – the Ranji Trophy, the Vijay Hazare Trophy and the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy. He additionally took a hat-trick within the Vijay Hazare Trophy closing for Karnataka this 12 months.