Jhulan Goswami Breaks New Ceiling With 300 International Wickets

Jhulan Goswami grew to become the primary girl to choose up 300 worldwide wickets when she had Nipuni Hansika caught behind throughout India’s first One-Day Worldwide match in opposition to Sri Lanka on the Galle Worldwide Cricket Stadium on Tuesday (September 11).“I’m not chasing milestones anymore,” Goswami advised Girls’s CricZone in Galle. “I didn’t even know concerning the 300. After I began, I simply needed to play one match for the nation, and to get one wicket.”

Goswami, now 35, made her India debut in January 2002. Since then she has picked up 301 wickets throughout three codecs of the sport. She has 40 wickets in 10 Exams, 205 scalps in 170 One-Day Internationals and 56 victims in 68 Twenty20 Internationals. She lately introduced her retirement from T20Is.

“T20 is a bit quick and I’m slowing down day-to-day,” she mentioned. “I discovered that I used to be mixing T20 and ODI. The pondering wasn’t clear; the driving drive I needed wasn’t there. Us chakkar mein I wasn’t having fun with my bowling.”

Goswami rated dismissing Australia’s Karen Rolton in a Check match in 2006 amongst her most interesting victims. “I keep in mind the discharge, how the ball got here in, the way it felt from the hand. There have been so many particular spells in video games we didn’t win.”

Goswami is adopted by Cathryn Fitzpatrick, the Australian seamer who impressed the Indian to take up quick bowling in 1997, within the record of highest worldwide wicket-takers. Whereas Fitzpatrick has 240 victims, England’s Jenny Gunn is shut on the heels with 239 wickets.

First Revealed: September 12, 2018, 6:12 PM IST


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