Indian skipper and wicketkeeper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Saturday set a record for the most number of stumpings in International Cricket. He overtook this record on day two of the third Test against Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG).
With 134 stumpings to his name, he overtook Sri Lanka’s wicket keeper and former captain Kumar Sangakkara when he stumped Mitchell Johnson off the bowling of off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin, reaching 134 dismissals.
He reached the landmark in his 460th innings while Sangakkara has 133 stumpings from 485 innings.
Sri Lanka’s other keeper Romesh Kaluwitharana is third on the list with 101 stumpings from 270 innings.
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