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
492
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
H.M. Herath
SRI
389
A.K. Davidson AUS 20.53
S.C. Broad
ENG
384
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
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
R. Ashwin
IND
292
V.D. Philander RSA 22.09
C. McDermott
AUS
291
A.E. Hall RSA 22.15
J.H. Kallis
RSA
288
E. Peate ENG 22.21
M. Morkel
RSA
272
D.W. Steyn RSA 22.24
B.S. Bedi
IND
266
A.A. Donald RSA 22.25
Danish Kaneria
PAK
261
R.J. Hadlee NZL 22.29
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. J. Harris AUS 22.52
M.A. Holding
WIN
249
R.G. Barlow ENG 22.55
R. Benaud
AUS
248
W.J. O`Reilly AUS 22.59
M. Hoggard
ENG
248
M. Muralitharan SRI 22.72
N.M. Lyon
NZL
247
J.V. Saunders AUS 22.73
G.D. McKenzie
AUS
246
A.E.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
235
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
AUS
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



A. Roberts
WIN
202



J. Snow ENG 202



J. Thomson
AUS
200