Mitchell Starc became first man to take two hat-tricks

ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA - OCTOBER 29: Mitchell Starc gets the wicket of Adam Zampa during day three of the Sheffield Shield match between South Australia and New South Wales at the Adelaide Oval on October 29, 2017 in Adelaide, Australia. (Photo by Mark Brake/Getty Images)
Vastavam web:  Strike bowler Mitchell Starc became the first man to take two hat-tricks in the same first-class game in Australia today as he hit ominous form ahead of the Ashes Test series against England.The left-arm paceman became only the eighth player in first-class cricket history — and the first in 39 years — to achieve the feat as he spearheaded New South Wales to victory over Western Australia in the Sheffield Shield.Jono Wells then edged Starc on the first ball of his next over to Australia and NSW captain Steve Smith at first slip to end the match.
Starc finished with the match figures of seven for 97 in NSW’s 171-run victory.He also took a career-best 8-73 for NSW against South Australia under lights at Adelaide Oval and looks in ominous touch ahead of the Test series.Australia take on England in the first of five Ashes Test matches in Brisbane, starting on November 23.