Trent Boult 50 Wickets in World Cup History: The New Zealand team is facing the Sri Lankan team in the 41st match of the ICC World Cup 2023. In this match, the New Zealand team won the toss and decided to bowl first. Batting first in the match, Sri Lanka had a bad start.
On behalf of New Zealand team, fast bowler Trent Boult (Trent Boult 50 ODI World Cup Wickets) gave a good start to his team by taking 2 wickets in a single over. With this he achieved a big position in the World Cup. Trent Boult has become the first Kiwi bowler to take 50 wickets in the history of ODI World Cup. Apart from this, he has also completed 600 wickets in international cricket. He became the third New Zealand bowler to do so.
Actually, the Sri Lankan team did not have a good start in the match being played against Sri Lanka. Kusal Perera had made a good start, but the top order of the Sri Lankan team could not stay at the crease for long in front of Trent Boult.
He took three wickets one after the other and sent three batsmen to the pavilion. By taking these wickets, Trent Boult created history in the World Cup. Trent Boult has become the first New Zealand bowler to take 50 wickets in the ODI World Cup. He completed 50 wickets in his World Cup history by taking the wicket of Sri Lankan team captain Kusal Mendis.
With this, Trent Boult has become the first batsman for New Zealand to take 50 wickets in the World Cup. Till the time of writing this news, Trent Boult has completed 52 wickets in the World Cup. Trent Boult has become only the sixth bowler in the world to take 50 wickets in the World Cup.
He broke the record of Chaminda Vaas of Sri Lanka, who has 49 wickets in his name. At the same time, before him, Wasim Akram (55 wickets), Lasith Malinga (56 wickets), Mitchell Starc (5 wickets), Muttiah Muralitharan (68 wickets), and Glenn McGrath (71 wickets) have also done this feat.