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Javagal Srinath (Kannada: ಜಾವಗಲ್ ಶ್ರೀನಾಥ್) pronunciation (help·info) (born August 31, 1969 in Mysore, Karnataka) is a former Indian cricketer. He was a frontline fast bowler for the Indian cricket team until his retirement, being the second Indian pace bowler after Kapil Dev to take 200 Test wickets. One ball during the 1996 tour of South Africa measured 156 km/h (97 mph). He also clock 154.5 km/h (96.0 mph) at the 1999 World Cup. Once in Mysore when he was travelling in a car, he came across an accident in which a girl was lying on the road unconscious. Srinath took the girl to a hospital in his car and saved the girl's life on time. This shows about the kind of gentleman he is. He is the leading wicket taker from India in World cups with 44 wickets in 1992, 1996, 1999, 2003 Cricket World Cup