Sri Lankan fast bowler Lasith Malinga on Friday has become the first bowler to take four wickets in four successive deliveries twice in international cricket.
Malinga took his second double hat-trick by dismissing New Zealand’s Colin Munro, Hamish Rutherford, Colin de Grandhomme and Ross Taylor in the third T20I today.
It may be mentioned here that he also became the first bowler to take five international hat-tricks.
Meanwhile, Sri Lanka defeated New Zealand by 37 runs. Malinga took five wickets for 6 runs.