The veteran quick of Sri Lanka Lasith Malinga, who took 4 wickets in 4 balls against the New Zealand side in the last T20I, has jumped 20 places up in the ICC T20I rankings for bowlers.
Malinga now sits at the 21st place in the table. The right-arm pacer was at his best in the recently concluded series as he took the attack to the Kiwis in a fiery spell.
Malinga not only registered his 2nd Hat-trick in the format but also took 4 wickets in 4 balls for the 2nd time in international cricket.
Lasith also holds the record for the most number for hat-tricks in international cricket as he has achieved the feat five times in his majestic career.