Jofra Archer Becomes Leading Wicket-Taker During ENG vs AUS Match in ICC CWC 2019, Goes Past Mitchell Starc and Mohammad Amir
England Pace Bowler Jofra Archer (Photo Credits: Getty)

England's pace bowler Jofra Archer bags 16 wickets in ICC Cricket World Cup (CWC) 2019 to become the leading wicket-taking bowler so far. He achieved this feat in on-going England vs Australia match CWC 2019. England, skipper Eoin Morgan won the toss and elected to bowl first against Australia. Archer dismissed the well-set Australian skipper Aaron Finch when he reached his 100. Archer surpassed Mitchell Starc and Mohammad Amir after bagging a wicket in today's game. England needs 286 runs to win from 50 overs and move up the point table. England vs Australia Live Cricket Score of ICC World Cup 2019 Match: England Need 286 Runs to Win the Match.

Previously, Archer, Mohammad Amir and Mitchell Starc were on 15 wickets tally in CWC 2019. However, Archer finished with the figure of 1/56 in 9 overs to become the leading wicket-taker so far. Aussie pace bowler Starc can surpass Archer when Australia comes out to bowl to defend the target of 286 runs. Jofra Archer passed the fitness test before this game against Australia and bowled really well. Jofra Archer Joins Mitchell Starc to Become Joint-Highest Wicket-Taker in CWC 2019 During ENG vs SL Match.

Archer Passing Fitness Test!!

Archer Standalone Leading Wicket Taker

Jofra Archer was included in the squad for ICC Cricket World Cup, 2019 in the final list. His name was not present in the provisional list. Archer made his debut just last month against Ireland in Dublin. The Barbados born Archer has the capability to bowl constantly at a pace of around 90 mph.