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 564 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
Kapil Dev
IND
434
R. Peel ENG 16.81
S.C. Broad
ENG
433
J. Briggs AUS 17.74
R.J. Hadlee NZL 431 H. Ironmonger AUS 17.79
H.M. Herath
SRI
430
F.R. Spofforth AUS 18.41
S.M. Pollock
RSA
421
F.H. Tyson ENG 18.56
D.W. Steyn
RSA
421
C. Blythe AUS 18.63
Harbhajan Singh IND 417 J.H. Wardle ENG 20.39
Wasim Akram
PAK
414
G. Ulyett
ENG
20.40
C.E.L. Ambrose WIN 405 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
R. Ashwin
IND 327 J.C. Laker ENG
21.24
A.A. Donald
RSA 325 G.E. Palmer AUS 21.53
R.D. Willis
ENG
311
J. Cowie NZL 21.53
Z. Khan IND 310 F.S. Trueman ENG 21.57
B. Lee
AUS
308
G.D. McGrath
AUS
21.64
L.R. Gibbs WIN 309 V.D. Philander
AUS
21.69
M. Morkel
RSA
309
K. Rabada
RSA
21.77
M.G. Johnson AUS 308 H. Trumble
AUS
21.78
F.S. Trueman
ENG
307
E. Peate
ENG
22.03
N.M. Lyon
AUS
306
J.T. Hearne
ENG
22.08
D.L. Underwood ENG 297 S.E. Bond
NZL
22.09
C. McDermott
AUS
291
A.E. Hall
RSA
22.15
J.H. Kallis RSA 288 A.A. Donald
RSA
22.25
B.S. Bedi
IND
266
R.J. Hadlee
NZL
22.29
Danish Kaneria
PAK
261
W.E. Bowes ENG 22.33
J. Garner
WIN
259
W. Attewell
ENG
22.35
J.N. Gillespie
AUS
259
P.J. Loader ENG 22.51
I. Sharma
IND
256
R.G. Barlow
RSA
22.55
G.P. Swann ENG 255 W.J. O'Reilly AUS 22.59
J.B. Statham
ENG
252
D.W. Steyn
RSA
22.64
M.A. Holding WIN 249 K.J. Abbott
RSA
22.71
R. Benaud
AUS
248
M. Muralitharan
SRI
22.72
M. Hoggard ENG 248 V.J. Saunders
AUS
22.73
G.D. McKenzie
AUS
246
A.E. Vogler
RSA
22.73
B.S. Chandrasekhar IND 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. 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 R.A. Jadeja
IND
23.65
T.G. Southee
NZL
220
M.A. Holding
WIN
23.68
C.L. Cairns NZL 218 P.J. Cummings
AUS
23.81
C. Grimmett
AUS
216
S.R. Clark AUS 23.86
H.H. Streak
ZIM
216
W.A. Johnston
AUS
23.91
T.A. Boult
NZL
215
D.K. Lillee
AUS
23.92
M.G. Hughes AUS 212


P.M. Siddle AUS 211


S.C. MacGill
AUS
208



Saqlain Mushtaq PAK 208


V.D. Philander
RSA
205



J. Snow
ENG
202



A. Roberts
WIN
202









J. Thomson
AUS
200