Made his T20I debut against Zimbabwe in Harare in June 2010. Playing in his third ICC WT20.
He took the wicket of Kevin Pietersen with his first delivery in T20I cricket.
In 2015, he became the first player to score centuries in his first three innings as Test captain.
First achieved the number-one position in the ICC T20I batting rankings in September 2014 and his highest points tally of 897 is the best ever.
Scored 319 runs in the ICC WT20 2014, a record for any batsman in a single ICC WT20 tournament, and was named player of the tournament.