West Indies skipper Kieron Pollard on Wednesday became the first player in the history of T20 cricket to feature in 500 matches when he took the field against Sri Lanka for the first T20I here. Also Read - Caribbean Premier League 2021: Full Squads of All Six Teams
Pollard was congratulated by his team-mates on his landmark day before the start of the T20I and was also presented with a special jersey to mark the occasion. Also Read - Shimron Hetmyer Can Take West Indies Cricket Forward With His Skill: Kieron Pollard
The jersey had the all-rounder’s name at the back along with the number 500. Also Read - Mumbai Indians-Chennai Super Kings Thriller Breaks Viewership Records
Meanwhile, in his 500th T20 match he scored 34 off 15 balls. His innings comprised of two sixes and three fours.
Dwayne Bravo is second in the list with 453 matches under his belt so far.
Chris Gayle is at the third spot in the list as he has featured in 404 T20 matches.