The List – best figures on ODI debut

Bangladesh fast bowler Taskin Ahmed completed the fifth best figures on debut, against India in Dhaka, on Tuesday. His record keeps superb company.

Bangladesh fast bowler Taskin Ahmed completed the fifth best figures on debut, against India in Dhaka, on Tuesday. His record keeps superb company…

1. Fidel Edwards (West Indies)<br>Figures: six for 22 in five overs<br>Opposition: Zimbabwe<br>Venue: Harare<br>Year: 2003

2. Tony Dodemaide (Australia)<br>Figures: five for 21 in 7.2 overs<br>Opposition: Sri Lanka<br>Venue: Perth<br>Year: 1988

3. Shaul Karnain (Sri Lanka)<br>Figures: five for 26 in eight overs<br>Opposition: New Zealand<br>Venue: Moratuwa<br>Year: 1984

4. Austin Codrington (Canada)<br>Figures: five for 27 in nine overs<br>Opposition: Bangladesh<br>Venue: Durban<br>Year: 2003

<b>5. Taskin Ahmed (Bangladesh)<br>Figures: five for 28 in eight overs<br>Opposition: India<br>Venue: Dhaka<br>Year: 2014</b>

6. Allan Donald (South Africa)<br>Figures: five for 29 in 8.4 overs<br>Opposition: India<br>Venue: Kolkata<br>Year: 1991

7. Brian Vitori (Zimbabwe)<br>Figures: five for 30 in 10 overs<br>Opposition: Bangladesh<br>Venue: Harare<br>Year: 2011

8. Charitha Fernando (Sri Lanka)<br>Figures: five for 67 in nine overs<br>Opposition: Zimbabwe<br>Venue: Sharjah<br>Year: 2001

9. Vernon Philander (South Africa)<br>Figures: four for 12 in 5.5 overs<br>Opposition: Ireland<br>Venue: Dublin<br>Year: 2007

10. Zakir Khan (Pakistan)<br>Figures: four for 19 in eight overs<br>Opposition: New Zealand<br>Venue: Peshawar<br>Year: 1984