Leg-spinners have become an important part of the game ever since T20 cricket came into existence. The format has given huge importance to leg-spinners and their ability to pick up key wickets. More and more leg spinners are taking to the game knowing that they will succeed at the international level. Shane Warne, Anil Kumble started the legacy which is now carried forward by the likes of Yuzvendra Chahal, Imran Tahir, Adam Zampa amongst others.
The veterans like Warne, Kumble and Shahid Afridi in the past have weaved their magic and bamboozled many top-order batsmen which are now taken forward by the promising names around world cricket.
Leg-spinners are strike bowlers for their captains and in this article, we will list down the best ODI figures by them.
5 Leg-Spinners With The Best ODI Figures
Sandeep Lamichhane- 6-16 vs USA
The Nepal leg spinner took 6/ 16 against the USA in an ICC Cricket World Cup League Two game. He bowled just six overs from his quota of 10 and got those si wickets. USA were bowled out for 35 with their opener X Marshall top-scoring with 16.
Nepal chased the target down inside six overs with their skipper Paras Khadka scoring an unbeaten 20 and Deependra Singh 15*.