Zaheer Khan's international career in numbers

Zaheer Khan was undoubtedly India's finest left-arm pacer and Indian fans will miss him as he is all set to announce his retirement today.

Updated: Oct 15, 2015, 11:19 AM IST
Zaheer Khan's international career in numbers

New Delhi: Zaheer Khan was undoubtedly India's finest left-arm pacer and Indian fans will miss him as he is all set to announce his retirement today.

Here is a look at his career in numbers:

ODIs:

Zaheer Khan made his ODI debut on October 3, 2000 vs Kenya at Nairobi. It was a memorable debut for him as he picked three wickets for 48 runs in 10 overs.

Zaheer played 200 ODIs for India and picked 282 wickets.

His best bowling figures (5/42) came against Sri Lanka at Margao in 2007 which was his only five-wicket haul in the 50-over format.

Tests:

He made his Test debut against Bangladesh against Bangladesh at Dhaka in 2000.

In whites, Zaheer played 92 matches and picked 311 wickets.

He has 11 5-wicket hauls and one 10-wicket haul in Tests.

His best bowling figures (87/7 in 20.3 overs) in an innings came against Bangladesh at Dhaka in 2010.

His best bowling figures in a match came against Bangladesh in the same match where he picked three wickets in the other innings.

T20Is:

Zaheer played 17 T20Is and picked 17 wickets.

His best bowling figure (4/19) came against Ireland at Nottingham in 2009.