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On This Day – 12 May

Lasith Malinga had a torrid day with the ball conceding 42 runs in his first three overs, but he came back and defended nine off his final over

1867 – Birth of Australian off spinner Hugh Trumble. He was the first bowler to get two hat-tricks in Tests

1937 – Birth of Beryl Burton in United Kingdom who a won record number of (7) women’s cycling titles

1987 – West Indian ODI and T20I Captain Kieron Pollard was born today

1996 – New York Yankees losing 8-0 to Chicago White Sox, come back to win 9-8

2019 – Lasith Malinga’s slow ball yorker in the last ball earned Mumbai Indians their fourth IPL trophy