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Today was born Sri Lankan Fastest Bowler Lasith Malinga

Today was born Sri Lankan Fastest Bowler Lasith Malinga

Lasith Malinga, one of the fastest bowlers in the world and with an unusual bowling action, was born on 28 August 1983. Malinga's full name is Separamadu Lasith Malinga. Sri Lankan veteran cricketer and known for his unique action,

Other facts about Lasith Malinga

  • Lasith Malinga has many records.
  • Due to Malinga's bowling, he has been given the nickname 'Malinga the Slinga'. Malinga is the first bowler in the world to have a record of taking 4 wickets from 4 balls in any format.
  • The fastest bowling of Malinga in his life was in 2011.
  • Malinga had the fastest bowling in the year 2011 with a speed of 155.7 km. It was hourly.
  • Malinga has so far taken a total of 488 wickets in all three formats of cricket (Test, ODI, T20).
  • Malinga has two World Cup hat-tricks on his name which is a big record in itself.
  • Malinga is the only bowler in the world to have taken three hat-tricks in ODI cricket.
  • Malinga is very popular for his interesting bowling as well as for his curly hairs and changing colors from time to time.

Related Question:-

Q.1 Who is the fastest bowler of Sri Lanka?
A. Sanath Jaisuriya
B. Lasith Malinga
C. Mahela Jaywardhane
D. Dimuth Karunaratne
Ans: Lasith Malinga
Q.2 Which Bowler in the world have a record of three hat-tricks in ODI?
A. Joel Garner
B. Wasim Akram
C. Lasith Malinga
D. Glenn McGrath
Ans: Lasith Malinga

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