5. 5/19 – Adam Zampa vs Bangladesh, 2021

Australian spinner Adam Zampa was simply amazing against Bangladesh as he tormented their batting line-up during a group stage match of the 2021 T20 World Cup. He took wickets of Afif Hossain, Shamim Hossain, Mahedi Hasan, Mustafizur Rahman, and Shoriful Islam.

4. 5/19 – Ahsan Malik vs South Africa, 2014

Netherlands was taking on South Africa during a group stage match of the 2014 T20 World Cup. Ahsan Malik was simply excellent with the ball as he took apart the South Africa batting line-up. Malik took the wickets of Amla, Albie Morkel, David Miller, Dale Steyn and Beuran Hendricks. 

3. 5/6 – Umar Gul vs New Zealand, 2009

Pakistan pacer Umar Gul was at his extreme best in a group stage match against New Zealand during the 2009 T20 World Cup. To note, Gul was the last bowler to be introduced in the bowling but he still grabbed a five-wicket haul after bowling just three overs and giving away six runs.

2. 5/3 – Rangana Herath vs New Zealand, 2014

Team Sri Lanka was taking on New Zealand in a must-win clash during the 2014 T20 World Cup. Herath took the wickets of Brendon McCullum, James Neesham, Ross Taylor, Luke Ronchi, and Trent Boult. He only gave away three runs in his spell and guided his team towards the victory line.

1. 6/8 – Ajantha Mendis vs Zimbabwe, 2012

Sri Lanka spinner Ajantha Mendis was simply amazing against Zimbabwe during the 2012 T20 World Cup. Zimbabwe batters had no answers to Mendis spin magic as he ended up with figures six for eight in his four-over quota.