New Zealand spinner Ajaz Patel has reached to an incredible feat against India in after he took 10 wickets in an innings in Mumbai Test. The spinner has joined the rare club of 10 wickets in a Test innings with Anil Kumble and Jim Laker.
Patel spent his early life in Mumbai and he is a Bombay-born.
Dinesh Karthik has related his remarkable feat with the destiny of spinner playing at his birthblace.
“Obviously quite a special occasion for me; not only me, my wife, my mom and dad, my family. A very special day for me for sure. To be honest, it’s pretty surreal, I don’t think you ever believe you are going to achieve something like that. To be able to do that in my career is pretty special,” said Patel in a chat with the broadcasters after the tea break was taken.
“Don’t really have any one in particular, it’s just about finding good rhythm and just being repetitive and asking good questions of the batters.”