Index          
           
Cricket          
           
Test Records - Bowling    
           
Most Wickets     Best Averages  
           
M. Muralitharan SRI 800 G.A. Lohmann RSA 10.75
S.K. Warne AUS 708 J.T. Ferris AUS 13.70.
A. Kumble IND 619 W. Barnes ENG 15.54
G.D. McGrath AUS 563 W. Bates ENG 16.42
J.M. Anderson
ENG
523
S.F. Barnes ENG 16.43
C.A. Walsh
WIN
519
C.T.B. Turner ENG 16.53
Kapil Dev
IND
434
R. Peel ENG 16.81
R.J. Hadlee
NZL
431
J. Briggs AUS 17.74
S.M. Pollock
RSA
421
H. Ironmonger AUS 17.79
D.W. Steyn
RSA
419
F.R. Spofforth AUS 18.41
Harbhajan Singh
IND
417
F.H. Tyson ENG 18.56
Wasim Akram
PAK
414
C. Blythe AUS 18.63
H.M. Herath
SRI
406
J.H. Wardle ENG 20.39
C.E.L. Ambrose
WIN
405
G. Ulyett
ENG
20.40
S.C. Broad
ENG
399
A.K. Davidson AUS 20.53
M. Ntini
RSA
390
F.E. Foster ENG
20.57
I.T. Botham ENG 383 K. Higgs ENG 20.74
M.D. Marshall
WIN
376
M.D. Marshall WIN 20.94
Waqar Younis PAK 373 J. Garner WIN 20.97
Imran Khan
PAK
362
C.E.L. Ambrose WIN 20.99
D.L. Vettori
NZL 360 E.R.H. Toshack AUS 21.04
D.K. Lillee
AUS
355 N.A.T. Adcock RSA 21.10.
V.P. Vaas
SRI
355
W.J. Whitty AUS 21.12
A.A. Donald
RSA 325 J.C. Laker ENG
21.24
R.D. Willis
ENG 311 G.E. Palmer AUS 21.53
Z. Khan
IND
310
J. Cowie NZL 21.53
B. Lee AUS 308 F.S. Trueman ENG 21.57
L.R. Gibbs
WIN
309
G.D. McGrath
AUS
21.64
M.G. Johnson
AUS
308
V.D. Philander
AUS
21.69
F.S. Trueman
ENG
307
H. Trumble
AUS
21.78
R. Ashwin
IND
306
K. Rabada
RSA
21.96
D.L. Underwood
ENG
297
E. Peate
ENG
22.03
C. McDermott
AUS
291
J.T. Hearne
ENG
22.08
N.M. Lyon
AUS
290
S.E. Bond
NZL
22.09
J.H. Kallis
RSA
288
A.E. Hall
RSA
22.15
M. Morkel
RSA
285
A.A. Donald
RSA
22.25
B.S. Bedi
IND
266
R.J. Hadlee
NZL
22.29
Danish Kaneria
PAK
261
D.W. Steyn
RSA
22.32
J. Garner
WIN
259
W.E. Bowes
ENG
22.33
J.N. Gillespie
AUS
259
W. Attewell
ENG
22.35
G.P. Swann
ENG
255
P.J. Loader
ENG
22.51
J.B. Statham
ENG
252
R.G. Barlow
RSA
22.55
M.A. Holding
WIN
249
W.J. O'Reilly
AUS
22.59
R. Benaud
AUS
248
K.J. Abbott
RSA
22.71
M. Hoggard
ENG
248
M. Muralitharan
SRI
22.72
G.D. McKenzie
AUS
246
V.J. Saunders
AUS
22.73
B.S. Chandrasekhar
IND
242
A.E. Vogler
RSA
22.73
A. Bedser
ENG
236
Imran Khan
PAK
22.81
A. Qadir
PAK
236
L.F. Kline
AUS
22.83
J. Srinath
IND
236
K.R. Miller
AUS
22.97
G.S. Sobers
WIN
235
R.R. Lindwall
AUS
23.03
A.R. Caddick
ENG
234
S.M. Pollock
RSA
23.11
C.S. Martin
NZL
233
C.E. Croft
WIN
23.30
D. Gough
ENG
229
H.V. Hordern
AUS
23.36
R.R. Lindwall
AUS
228
R.J. Harris
AUS
23.52
A. Flintoff
ENG
226
Waqar Younis
PAK
23.56
S.J. Harmison
ENG
226
Wasim Akram
PAK
23.62
I. Sharma
IND
226
M.A. Holding
WIN
23.68
C.L. Cairns
NZL
218
R.A. Jadeja
IND
23.73
C. Grimmett
AUS
216
S.R. Clark
AUS
23.86
H.H. Streak
ZIM
216
W.A. Johnston
AUS
23.91
M.G. Hughes
AUS
212
D.K. Lillee
AUS
23.92
P.M. Siddle
AUS
211



S.C. MacGill
AUS
208



Saqlain Mushtaq
PAK
208



T.G. Southee
NZL
208



J. Snow
ENG
202



A. Roberts
WIN
202



T.A. Boult
NZL
200



J. Thomson
AUS
200