Shakib Al Hasan Recent News: The former Bangladeshi captain became the first player in international cricket to reach this milestone in a single country.
Shakib Al Hasan has created the record for all-rounders in international cricket ever since making his debut for Bangladesh in an ODI in August 2006. He has since accomplished several milestones and has been the biggest cricketing name to have come out of the Asian country.
Shakib Al Hasan Recent News: Shakib is the only cricketer who score more than 6000 runs and take more than 300 wickets
On Monday, he further established his legendary status in Bangladeshi cricket as he became the proud owner of a unique record in international cricket.
During West Indies vs Bangladesh third ODI of the bilateral series, Shakib became the only cricketer to score more than 6000 international Cricket runs and take more than 300 international wickets across all formats in a single country.
Shakib has achieved these all-round figures across Tests, ODIs and T20Is while playing on Bangladeshi soil.
The southpaw is making a comeback to international cricket in this series after serving a one-year ban which was imposed on him as he failed to report approaches by bookies.
Shakib was dismissed for 51 runs in the third ODI against West Indies.
Shakib breaks India’s 1983 World Cup-winning captain Kapil Dev records and Kapil Dev has more than 4000 runs and 300 wickets in India.