Abhimanyu Mithun achieved the feat on his 30th birthday. © Twitter
Proper-arm medium pacer Abhimanyu Mithun on Friday turned the primary Karnataka bowler to take a hat-trick within the Vijay Hazare Trophy. Mithun achieved the feat on his 30th birthday throughout the summit conflict between Tamil Nadu and Karnataka on the M Chinnaswamy Stadium. The 30-year-old dismissed Shahrukh Khan (27), M Mohammed (10) and Murugan Ashwin (zero) within the remaining over of the Tamil Nadu innings. On the third supply of the 50th over, he eliminated Shahrukh who was caught by Manish Pandey at long-off. Mohammed was the following to go as he was caught brilliantly by Devdutt Padikkal within the deep.
A Hat-trick for Abhimanyu Mithun within the remaining over, turns into the primary Karnataka bowler to take a hat-trick in #VijayHazare Trophy.
Tamil Nadu bowled out for 252 in 49.5 overs#KARvTN @paytm pic.twitter.com/A17Ok50jAxW
— BCCI Home (@BCCIdomestic) October 25, 2019
Murugan turned the third sufferer of Mithun as he was caught at further cowl by Krishnappa Gowtham and introduced an finish to Tamil Nadu innings on 252.
Earlier than that Mithun had eliminated Murali Vijay for a duck within the first over to offer a stable begin to Karnataka. He acquired his second wicket later within the 46th over, when Karun Nair plucked a wonderful catch at long-on to dismiss Vijay Shankar (38).
Mithun completed with figures of 5/34, his first five-wicket haul in Record A cricket, and have become the primary bowler to take a hat-trick within the Vijay Hazare Trophy remaining.