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
C.A. Walsh WIN 519 S.F. Barnes ENG 16.43
J.M. Anderson
ENG
467
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
Harbhajan Singh IND
417 F.R. Spofforth AUS 18.41
D.W. Steyn
RSA
417
F.H. Tyson ENG 18.56
Wasim Akram PAK 414 C. Blythe AUS 18.63
C.E.L. Ambrose WIN 405 J.H. Wardle ENG 20.39
M. Ntini
RSA 390 G. Ulyett
ENG
20.40
I.T. Botham
ENG 383 A.K. Davidson AUS 20.53
M.D. Marshall WIN 376 F.E. Foster ENG
20.57
H.M. Herath
SRI 373 K. Higgs ENG 20.74
Waqar Younis
PAK
373
M.D. Marshall WIN 20.94
S.C. Broad
ENG
366
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
M.G. Johnson
AUS 309 G.D. McGrath AUS 21.64
L.S. Gibbs
WIN
307 H. Trumble AUS 21.78
F.S. Trueman
ENG 297 J.T. Hearne ENG 22.08
D.L. Underwood ENG 297
S.E. Bond NZL 22.09
C. McDermott
AUS 291 V.D. Philander RSA 22.09
J.H. Kallis
RSA 288 A.E. Hall RSA 22.15
R. Ashwin
IND 272 E. Peate ENG 22.21
B.S. Bedi
IND 266
D.W. Steyn RSA 22.24
Danish Kaneria
PAK 261 A.A. Donald RSA 22.25
J. Garner
WIN
259
R.J. Hadlee NZL 22.29
J.N. Gillespie
AUS 259 W.E. Bowes ENG 22.33
G.P. Swann
ENG 255 W. Attewell ENG 22.35
J.B. Statham
ENG 252 P.J. Loader ENG 22.51
M. Holding
WIN 249 R. J. Harris AUS 22.52
M. Morkel
RSA
249 R.G. Barlow ENG 22.55
R. Benaud
AUS
248
W.J. O`Reilly AUS 22.59
M. Hoggard
AUS 248 M. Muralitharan SRI 22.72
G.D. McKenzie
AUS 246 J.V. Saunders AUS 22.73
B.S. Chandrasekhar
IND
242
A.E.E. Vogler RSA 22.73
N.M. Lyon
AUS 242 Imran Khan PAK 22.81
A. Bedser
ENG 236 L.F. Kline AUS 22.83
A. Qadir
PAK 236 K.R. Miller AUS 22.97
J. Srinath
IND 236 R.R. Lindwall AUS 23.03
G.S. Sobers
WIN 235 S.M. Pollock RSA 23.11
A.R. Caddick
ENG 234 C.E.H. Croft WIN 23.30.
C.S. Martin
NZL 233 H.V. Hordern AUS 23.36
D. Gough
ENG 229 Waqar Younis PAK 23.56
R.R. Lindwall
EAUS 228 Wasim Akram PAK 23.62
A. Flintoff
ENG 226 M.A. Holding WIN 23.68
S.J. Harmison
ENG 226 S.R. Clark AUS 23.86
C.L. Cairns
NZL
218
W.M. Johnston AUS 23.91
I. Sharma
IND 218 Khan Mohammad PAK 23.92
C. Grimmett
AUS 216 D.K. Lillee AUS 23.92
H.H. Streak
ZIM 216


M.G. Hughes
AUS
212



P.M. Siddle
AUS
211



S.C. MacGill AUS 208


Saqlain Mushtaq PAK 208


T.G. Southee
NZL
204



J. Snow ENG 202


A. Roberts WIN 202


J. Thomson  AUS 200