Indian bowlers are now all over in ODI cricket. Now Indian bowling line-up is considered one of the most dangerous bowling attacks in the world. In this article, we will see an interesting stat about the top 5 Indian bowlers fastest to 100 ODI wickets by matches.
#5 Yuzvendra Chahal
Spinners are an important part of Indian bowling history and we have our very first spinner who is at No.5, Yuzvendra Chahal who is a right-arm wrist spinner. Chahal completed his 100 ODI wickets in only 60 matches.
#4 Irfan Pathan
Irfan Pathan is one of the most underrated players in Indian cricket. Irfan was a left-arm swing bowler who had the skills to move the ball both ways. Irfan completed his 100 ODI wickets in 59 matches.
#3 Kuldeep Yadav
Another wrist spinner, Kuldeep Yadav is at No.3 on our list. You will find that these two spinners are not very old which shows us what wicket-taking skills they have. Kuldeep Yadav competed for his 100 ODI wickets in 58 matches.
#2 Jasprit Bumrah
Jasprit Bumrah who was the No.1 ranked bowler a few months back is at second on our list. He is the second fastest Indian bowler to reach the 100 ODI wickets mark. Jasprit Bumrah completed 100 wickets in only 57 matches. Bumrah is one of the best all-format bowlers in world cricket.
#1 Mohammed Shami
Indian right-arm pacer, Mohammed Shami is the fastest Indian bowler to reach the 100 ODI wickets mark. Shami completed 100 wickets in only 56 matches which is a big achievement for any bowler. Shami is a quality bowler and he had a separate image on the Indian team.