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Shakib Al Hasan became the first player to score 500 runs and take 10 wickets in the World Cup

Shakib Al Hasan became the first player to score 500 runs and take 10 wickets in the World Cup

Bangladesh’s all-rounder Shakib made history by becoming the first player to score more than 500 runs and take 10 wickets in a single World Cup campaign.

He achieved the feat against India in the ongoing ICC Men's Cricket World Cup 2019. Shakib scored 66 runs and took one wicket against India and scripted the history.

The left-handed batsman has scored 542 runs in the world cup tournament till now. He has scored two centuries and three half-centuries.

Shakib became the 10th batsman to have scored 500 runs in one edition of World Cup to join the elite list of players.

Over the course of the tournament, Shakib has become the fourth Bangladesh batsman to complete 6000 runs in one-day cricket. He also became the fastest to the double of 250 wickets and 6000 runs, getting there in 202 matches.

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