T20 World Cup 2021 [WATCH]: Curtis Campher takes 4 wickets in 4 balls; helps Eire beat Netherlands

Eire all-rounder Curtis Campher on Monday etched his title in document books as he picked up 4 wickets in 4 balls towards the Netherlands in Group A, Spherical 1 match of the 2021 ICC T20 World Cup in Abu Dhabi.

Campher ran by means of the skilled Dutch middle-order as he dismissed Colin Ackermann (11), Ryan ten Doeschate (0), Scott Edwards (0) and Roelof van der Merwe (0) off successive deliveries in his second over. Whereas Ackermann was dismissed caught behind, Campher trapped Doeschate and Edwards in entrance of the wickets earlier than cleansing up Van der Merwe.

Sri Lanka veteran Lasith Malinga was the primary to choose a ‘double hat-trick’ or 4 wickets in 4 balls in the course of the 2007 T20 World Cup in a Tremendous 8 match towards South Africa. He repeated the feat throughout a T20I towards New Zealand in 2019.

Afghanistan leg-spinner Rashid Khan additionally bagged 4 wickets in 4 balls towards Eire in 2019.

Campher, in the meantime, completed his quota of 4 overs with 4 wickets for 26 runs and helped his facet in limiting the Netherlands for a paltry 106.

Right here’s the video:

Later, Eire chased down the goal with as many as 29 balls to spare on the Sheikh Zayed Stadium.

Gareth Delany (44) and Paul Stirling (30 not out) have been the numerous contributors with the bat for the Irish staff who misplaced their earlier T20 World Cup video games to the identical opponent in 2014 and 2016.

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