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Stats: Roach registers first 'trick' of WC 2011

March 01, 2011 08:02 IST

West Indies' Kemar Roach became the first West Indies bowler to pick up a hat-trick in World Cup on Monday. Roach picked up the wickets of Pieter Seelaar, Bernard Loots and Berend Westdijk to also register the first hat-trick of the World Cup 2011.

He along with Kieron Pollard, ensured that West Indies register a convincing win over Netherlands -- the biggest victory margin in this World Cup.

Here is a look at the stats of the best bowling figures in the World Cup:

HAT-TRICKS IN WORLD CUP

Chetan Sharma

India v New Zealand

Nagpur

1987

Saqlain Mushtaq

Pakistan v Zimbabwe

The Oval

1999

Chaminda Vaas

Sri Lanka v Bangladesh

Pietermaritzburg

2003

Brett Lee

Australia v Kenya

Durban

2003

Lasith Malinga**

Sri Lanka v South Africa

Providence

2007

Kemar Roach

WI v Netherlands

Delhi

2011

**4 wickets in 4 balls

BEST BOWLING FIGURES IN WORLD CUP

7-15

Glenn McGrath

Aus v Nam

Potchefstroom

2003

7-20

Andy Bichel

Aus v Eng

Port Elizabeth

2003

7-51

Winston Davis

WI  v Aus

Leeds

1983

6-14

Gary Gilmour

Aus v Eng

Leeds

1975

6-23

Ashish Nehra

Ind v Eng

Durban

2003

6-23

Shane Bond

NZ  v Aus

Port Elizabeth

2003

6-25

Chaminda Vaas

SL  v Ban

Pietermaritzburg

2003

6-27

Kemar Roach

WI v Net

Delhi

2011

6-39

Ken MacLeay

Aus v Ind

Nottingham

1983

Rajneesh Gupta