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
J.M. Anderson
ENG 575 W. Bates ENG 16.42
G.D. McGrath
AUS
563
S.F. Barnes ENG 16.43
C.A. Walsh
WIN
519
C.T.B. Turner ENG 16.53
S.C. Broad
ENG
467
R. Peel ENG 16.81
D.W. Steyn
RSA
439
J. Briggs AUS 17.74
Kapil Dev
IND
434
H. Ironmonger AUS 17.79
R.J. Hadlee
NZL
431
F.R. Spofforth AUS 18.41
H.M. Herath
SRI
430
F.H. Tyson ENG 18.56
S.M. Pollock
RSA
421
Mohammad Abbas
PAK
18.86
Harbhajan Singh IND 417 J.J. Bumrah
IND
19.24
Wasim Akram
PAK
414
J.H. Wardle
ENG
20.39
C.E.L. Ambrose WIN 405 G. Ulyett
ENG
20.40
M. Ntini
RSA
390
A.K. Davidson
AUS
20.53
I.T. Botham ENG 383 F.E. Foster
ENG
20.57
M.D. Marshall
WIN
376
K. Higgs
ENG
20.74
Waqar Younis PAK 373 M.D. Marshall
WIN
20.94
N.M. Lyon
AUS
363
J. Garner
WIN
20.97
Imran Khan
PAK
362
C.E. Ambrose
WIN
20.99
D.L. Vettori
NZL
360
E.H. Toshack
AUS
21.04
R. Ashwin
IND
356
N.A. Adcock
RSA
21.10
D.K. Lillee
AUS
355
W.J. Whitty
AUS
21.12
V.P. Vaas
SRI
355
J.C. Laker
ENG
21.24
A.A. Donald
RSA
330
P.J. Cummings
AUS
21.45
R.G. Willis
ENG
325
G.E. Palmer
AUS
21.51
Z. Khan
IND
311
J. Cowie
NZL
21.53
B. Lee
AUS
310
F.S. Trueman
ENG
21.57
L.R. Gibbs
WIN
309
G.D. McGrath
AUS
21.64
M. Morkel
RSA
309
E. Peate
ENG
22.03
M.G. Johnson
AUS
308
J.T. Haerne
ENG
22.08
F.S. Trueman
ENG
307
S.E. Bond
NZL
22.09
D.L. Underwood ENG 297 A.E. Hall
RSA
22.15
C. McDermott
AUS
291
V.D. Philander
RSA
22.16
J.H. Kallis RSA 288 A.A. Donald
RSA
22.25
I. Sharma
IND
280
R.J. Hadlee
NZL
22.29
B.S. Bedi
IND
266
W.E. Bowes
ENG
22.33
Danish Kaneria
PAK
261
W. Attewell
ENG
22.35
J. Garner
WIN
259
K. Rabada
RSA
22.40
J.N. Gillespie
AUS
259
P.J. Loader
ENG
22.51
G.P. Swann
ENG
255
R.G. Barlow
RSA
22.55
T.A. Boult
NZL
254
W.J. O'Reilly
AUS
22.59
J.B. Statham
ENG
252
K.J. Abbott
RSA
22.71
T.G. Southee
NZL
251
M. Muralitharan
SRI
22.72
M.A. Holding
WIN
249
J.V. Saunders
AUS
22.73
R. Benaud
AUS
248
A.E. Vogler
RSA
22.73
M. Hoggard
ENG
248
Imran Khan
PAK
22.81
G.D. McKenzie
AUS
246
L.F. Kline
AUS
22.83
B.S. Chandrasekhar
IND
242
D.W. Steyn
RSA
22.95
A. Bedser
ENG
236
K.R. Miller
AUS
22.97
A. Qadir
PAK
236
R.R. Lindwall
AUS
23.03
J. Srinath
IND
236
Shabbir Ahmed
PAK
23.03
G.S. Sobers
WIN
235
S.M. Pollock
RSA
23.11
A.R. Caddick
ENG
234
C.E. Croft
WIN
23.30
C.S. Martin
NZL
233
H.V. Hordern
AUS
23.36
D. Gough
ENG
229
R.J. Harris
AUS
23.52
R.R. Lindwall
AUS
228
Waqar Younis
PAK
23.56
A. Flintoff
ENG
226
Wasim Akram
PAK
23.62
S.J. Harmison
ENG
226
M.A. Holding
WIN
23.68
P.M. Siddle
AUS
221
S.R. Clark
AUS
23.86
C.L. Cairns
NZL
218
Pervez Sajjad
PAK
23.89
C. Grimmett
AUS
216
W.A. Johnston
AUS
23.91
V.D. Philander
RSA
216
D.K. Lillee
AUS
23.92
H.H. Streak
ZIM
216



M.A. Starc
AUS
215



M.G. Hughes
AUS
212



Shakib Al Hasan
BAN
210



R.A. Jadeja
IND
208



S.C. MacGill
AUS
208



Saqlain Mushtaq
PAK
208



Yasir Shah
PAK
203



J. Snow
ENG
202



A. Roberts
WIN
202



J. Thomson
AUS
200