Yasir Shah became quickest spinner in Test cricket’s history to grab 150 wickets

Yasir Shah became the quickest spinner in Test cricket’s history, in terms of a number of matches played, to have grabbed 150 wickets.

He overtook Clarrie Grimmett of Australia to achieve. Hugh Tayfield of South Africa is at third No.3 in the table followed by Pakistan’s Saeed Ajmal and India’s Ravi Ashwin.

He is also the joint-second fastest bowler ever to take 150 wickets along with his compatriot Waqar Younis with 27 matches to their name.

England’s Sydney Barnes holds the record for the quickest bowler to grab 150 wickets in Test cricket as he reached the milestone in 24 matches.

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