Records / Test matches / Bowling records / Fastest to 700 wickets

Player Opposition Ground Match Date Debut Time Mat Scorecard
M Muralitharan (ICC/SL) v Bangladesh Kandy 11 Jul 2007 28 Aug 1992 14y 317d 113 Test # 1839
SK Warne (Aus) v England Melbourne 26 Dec 2006 2 Jan 1992 14y 358d 144 Test # 1824

Time is based on the start of the debut match and the start of the match in which the milestone was achieved
Bowlers within a maximum of 210 matches shown

Records include the following recent matches:
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (SSC), 2nd Test, Aug 14-18, 2014 [Test # 2136]
England v India at The Oval, 5th Test, Aug 15-17, 2014 [Test # 2137]
Zimbabwe v South Africa at Harare, Only Test, Aug 9-12, 2014 [Test # 2135]

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WG Grace, Fred Grace and Edward Grace, all brothers, made their debuts in the same Test match, versus Australia at The Oval, in 1880. Another set of brothers, Alec Hearne, George Hearne and Jack Hearne, also made their debuts for England in the same Test, versus South Africa at Newlands in 1892.

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