In the 28th match of the World Cup, India defeated Afghanistan by 11 runs on Saturday. India gave the target of 225 runs to win Afghanistan, but they could only manage 213 runs in 49.5 overs. Afghanistan needed 16 runs to win in the last over, but they could only score 4 runs. Mohammad Shami took hat trick He bowled Mohammad Nabi, Aftab Alam, and Muttalib Umar Rehman in the last over for three balls.
Shami will be the second Indian to take hat-tricks in the World Cup. Before them, Chetan Sharma took a hat-trick against New Zealand in 1987. A bowler did this for the 10th time in the history of the tournament. The last time England’s Stephen Fin and JP Duminy of South Africa took a hat-trick in 2015.