689,785 views 190 on YTPak
653 85

Published on 05 Aug 2010 | over 7 years ago

Tait delivered a missile in the fifth ball of his opening over to England opener Craig Kieswetter in the final NatWest one-day international 2010 at Lord's that was clocked at 100.1 mph (161.1km/h) according to speed guns used by Sky Sports. "I felt it was around that mark, yeah," Tait said. But respected website Cricinfo reported the same delivery at 97mph (156.1 km/h) in its ball by ball commentary. The fastest delivery recorded by an Australian had been Brett Lee's 160.8km/h rocket bowled in New Zealand in 2005 while Pakistani speedster Shoaib Akhtar's mark of 161.3km/h, set at the 2003 World Cup in South Africa is considered the quickest. Tait was credited with a 160.7km/h thunderbolt at the MCG in February this year against Pakistan but it is hard to know where to place his pace at the home of cricket.
Customize Your Hybrid Embed Video Player!

6-digit hexadecimal color code without # symbol.

 

Report video function is under development.

 


Loading related videos...