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Pat Cummins Achieves Hat-Trick in Consecutive T20 World Cup Matches, Setting Historic Record

Pat Cummins Makes History with Second T20 World Cup Hat-Trick

Australia’s Pat Cummins has once again proven why he is considered one of the best bowlers in the world with a sensational hat-trick in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2024. This historic achievement marks the second time in this tournament that Cummins has taken three wickets in three consecutive deliveries, making him the first bowler ever to achieve two hat-tricks in back-to-back T20 World Cup matches.

In the Super 8 match against Afghanistan, Cummins dismissed Rashid Khan, Karim Janat, and Gulbadin Naib on three back-to-back deliveries, showcasing his skill and precision on the field. This incredible feat cements Cummins’ status as a top-tier performer in the world of cricket.

Cummins’ impressive performance adds to his already illustrious list of achievements in the past year, including leading Australia to victory in the World Test Championship, the ICC ODI World Cup 2023, and the successful retention of the Ashes. He was also awarded ICC Cricketer of the Year in 2023 and has consistently showcased his talent and leadership on the field.

Australia, led by Cummins, managed to restrict Afghanistan to 148/6 in their allotted 20 overs after a strong start from the opposition. Cummins’ hat-trick played a crucial role in Australia’s performance, as they now require 61 runs from 43 balls to secure victory.

As the T20 World Cup continues, all eyes will be on Cummins and his remarkable skills as he continues to make strides in the world of cricket. His stellar performance in this tournament is sure to be remembered as one of the standout moments in his career.

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