Gujarat Lions' pacer Andrew Tye had a debut to remember as he cleans up Ankit Sharma, Manoj Tiwary and Shardul Thakur in his final over to become the thirteenth bowler in Indian Premier League's (IPL) history to claim a hat-trick. Sharma and Tiwary were caught whereas Shardul was clean bowled by Tye's yorker. He ended up with five wickets which is also the first five-for in the tenth edition of the league.
Earlier in the day, Samuel Badree made his debut playing for the Royal Challengers Bangalore against Mumbai Indians and it took him just ten balls to write his name in the history books. The West Indian spinner became just the twelfth bowler in IPL's history to claim a hat-trick.
Badree, who was brought into the team by captain Virat Kohli sent Parthiv Patel packing after the wicketkeeper-batsman hit a flighted delivery straight into the hands of Chris Gayle at cover. In the very next ball, Mitchell McClenaghan who walked in to replace Parthiv hit a full toss straight down long on's tail. Badree's third victim was Mumbai's skipper Rohit Sharma who crossed over as McCelnaghan was holed out in the deep. Rohit played down the wrong line as Badree's straight-one crashed into Rohit's stumps.
Tye's hat-trick was the sixteenth hat-trick in IPL history, here is a look at all the previous ones in the league.
Laxmipathi Balaji - Chennai Super Kings vs Kings XI Punjab, IPL 2008
Batsmen dismissed: Irfan Pathan, Piyush Chawla, VRV Singh
Balaji was the first bowler to take a hat-trick in the IPL, and it sealed an impressive win for the Chennai outfit. It came in the last over of the game in which the Kings XI had to score 27 runs to win
Amit Mishra, Delhi Daredevils vs Deccan Chargers, IPL 2008
Batsmen dismissed - Ravi Teja, Pragyan Ojha, RP Singh
The second hat-trick in the tournament also came in the last over, but it was a lot tighter affair until Amit Mishra was given the ball. The leg-spinner took a hat-trick off the first three deliveries to finish off the game.
Makhaya Ntini, Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL 2008
Batsmen dismissed - Sourav Ganguly, Debabrata Das, David Hussey
Makhaya Ntini ripped apart the Kolkata Knight Riders' batting order with a split hat-trick. Having dismissed Ganguly on the last ball on his first spell, the South African produced two more wickets in the first two deliveries of his second spell.
Yuvraj Singh, Kings XI Punjab vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, IPL 2009
Batsmen dismissed - Jacques Kallis, Mark Boucher, Robin Uthappa
Yuvraj Singh ran through the star-studded Royal Challengers Bangalore batting line-up to set up a win for his side. He was rightly adjudged as the Man of the match in that game.
Rohit Sharma,Deccan Chargers v Mumbai Indians, IPL 2009
Batsmen dismissed - Abhishek Nayar, Harbhajan Singh, JP Duminy
Rohit Sharma who is well-known for him exploits with the bat, but few recognised his ability with the ball until Adam Gilchrist handed him the ball in an attempt to destabilise the Mumbai Indians' batting line-up. Rohit grabbed a hattrick and turned the game on its head. Chargers won the game by 19 runs in the end.
Yuvraj Singh, Kings XI Punjab v Deccan Chargers, IPL 2009
Batsmen dismissed - Herschelle Gibbs, Andrew Symonds, Venugopal Rao
Yuvraj Singh's second hat-trick of the season further enhanced his credentials as a bowler. As it turned out it proved to be very crucial as Kings XI Punjab won the game by just one run.
Praveen Kumar, Royal Challengers Bangalore v Royals, IPL 2010
Batsmen dismissed- Damien Martyn, Sumit Narwal, Paras Dogra
Pravin Kumar is quite unplayable when on song and Rajasthan Royals found out exactly that when they came at the wrong end of his swinging ball. Kumar's hat-trick in 2010 meant the Royals were bowled out for paltry 92.
Amit Mishra, Deccan Chargers vs Kings XI Punjab, IPL 2011
Batsmen dismissed - Ryan McLaren, Mandeep Singh and Ryan Harris
Amit Mishra's second hat-trick in the IPL came in the 2011 season when punctured Kings Xi Punjab's hopes of winning the match. Deccan Chargers won the game by 82 runs in the end.
Ajit Chandila, Rajasthan Royals v Pune Warriors, IPL 2012
Batsmen dismissed - Jesse Ryder, Sourav Ganguly, Robin Uthappa
Ajit Chandila was an unknown quantity until he was picked to play for Rajasthan Royals against Pune Warriors in the 2012 season. Chandila bowled the first over of the second innings and got two wickets on the last two balls of his first over. He then snapped Robin Uthappa on the first ball of his second over to complete a hattrick.
Sunil Narine, Kolkata Knight Riders v Kings XI Punjab, IPL 2013
Batsmen dismissed - David Hussey, Azhar Mahmood, Gurkeerat Singh
Sunil Narine's hat-trick against Kings XI Punjab broke the back of their batting that could only set a moderate target for Kolkata Knight Riders, but they failed to chase it down as Narine's hat-trick went in vain.
Amit Mishra, Sunrisers Hyderabad v Pune Warriors, IPL 2013
Batsmen dismissed - Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Rahul Sharma, Ashok Dinda
Amit Mishra's third hat-trick came in the 2013 season when he produced another cleaning act. From needing 14 runs off the two overs, the Pune Warriors lost the game by 11 runs.
Pravin Tambe, Rajasthan Royals v Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL 2014
Batsmen dismissed - Manish Pandey, Yusuf Pathan, Ryan ten Doeschate
Pravin Tambe's hat-trick was one of the best-timed hat-tricks in the IPL. Kolkata Knight Riders needed just 49 runs off the last five overs, but Tambe's heroics turned the game in the Royals' favour.
Shane Watson, Rajasthan Royals v Sunrisers Hyderabad, IPL 2014
Batsmen dismissed - Shikhar Dhawan, Moises Henriques, Karn Sharma
Shane Watson's hat-trick was split into two spells that had 13 overs between them. It was the second hat-trick by a Rajasthan Royals bowler that season
Axar Patel, Kings XI Punjab vs Gujarat Lions, IPL 2016
Batsmen dismissed - Dinesh Karthik, Dwayne Bravo and Ravinder Jadeja
Axar Patel was the last bowler to pick up a hat-trick before Samuel Badree achieved the feat on Friday. Patel's hat-trick handed his side a rare win that season as they upset the in-form Gujarat Lions
Published Date: Apr 14, 2017 07:54 pm | Updated Date: Apr 14, 2017 09:57 pm