Making his debut for the Sydney Thunder against Brisbane Heat astatine the Gabba, Mahmood had the unthinkable figures of 4-9 aft his archetypal 2 overs, arsenic the location broadside collapsed successful spectacular fashion.
The Heat were astatine 1 constituent 5-15, efficaciously sidesplitting the lucifer arsenic immoderate benignant of competitory fixture. Brisbane yet limped to a full of 143, good abbreviated of Sydney's 7-196.
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CricViz expert Ben Jones confirmed Mahmood became the archetypal subordinate successful BBL past to instrumentality 4 wickets earlier the extremity of the 3rd implicit of the innings.
Mahmood's figures took a battering with Tom Cooper hitting consecutive sixes successful his 3rd over, leaving him with 4-22 disconnected three, capable to prime up the player-of-the-match
The 24-year-old Mahmood has already played for England successful some white-ball formats of the game.
The Thunder's full was built astir 64 from 27 balls by different Englishman, Sam Billings, who deed 5 fours and 5 sixes during his whirlwind innings.
Heat bowler James Bazley copped the brunt of the onslaught, conceding 52 runs disconnected his 4 overs.
The Thunder beryllium successful 3rd spot connected the ladder aft their 2nd triumph of the season, portion the Heat are seventh.
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