Player Span Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5 caught % Wkts
M Muralitharan (Asia/ICC/SL) 1992-2011 495 63132 30803 1347 9/51 22.86 77 643 47.73
SK Warne (AUS/ICC) 1992-2007 339 51347 25536 1001 8/71 25.51 38 469 46.85
A Kumble (Asia/INDIA) 1990-2008 403 55346 28767 956 10/74 30.09 37 460 48.11
Harbhajan Singh (Asia/INDIA) 1998-2016 367 41671 23143 711 8/84 32.54 28 422 59.35
SM Pollock (Afr/ICC/SA) 1995-2008 423 40308 19673 829 7/87 23.73 21 381 45.95
GD McGrath (AUS/ICC) 1993-2007 376 42266 20656 949 8/24 21.76 36 381 40.14
DL Vettori (ICC/NZ) 1997-2015 442 43661 22863 705 7/87 32.42 22 357 50.63
M Ntini (ICC/SA) 1998-2011 284 29713 18099 662 7/37 27.33 22 343 51.81
JM Anderson (ENG) 2002-2016 335* 36816 21703 754 7/43 28.78 23 333 44.16
CA Walsh (WI) 1984-2001 337 40841 19606 746 7/37 26.28 23 333 44.63
WPUJC Vaas (Asia/SL) 1994-2009 439 39345 21643 761 8/19 28.44 16 300 39.42
SCJ Broad (ENG) 2006-2016 278 28120 17278 609 8/15 28.37 16 292 47.94
DW Steyn (Afr/SA) 2004-2016 243 24008 15105 655 7/51 23.06 29 288 43.96
JH Kallis (Afr/ICC/SA) 1995-2014 519 31258 18548 577 6/54 32.14 7 286 49.56
B Lee (AUS) 1999-2012 322 28261 19145 718 5/22 26.66 19 277 38.57
MG Johnson (AUS) 2005-2015 256 24146 15726 590 8/61 26.65 15 273 46.27
CEL Ambrose (WI) 1988-2000 274 31456 13930 630 8/45 22.11 26 271 43.01
Wasim Akram (PAK) 1984-2003 460 40813 21591 916 7/119 23.57 31 261 28.49
Saqlain Mushtaq (PAK) 1995-2004 218 22840 12481 496 8/164 25.16 19 260 52.41
AA Donald (SA) 1991-2003 236 24080 13270 602 8/71 22.04 22 249 41.36
Z Khan (Asia/INDIA) 2000-2014 309 29234 18996 610 7/87 31.14 12 242 39.67
M Morkel (Afr/SA) 2006-2016 218 19860 12573 468 6/23 26.86 8 241 51.49
N Kapil Dev (INDIA) 1978-1994 356 38942 19812 687 9/83 28.83 24 239 34.78
Sir RJ Hadlee (NZ) 1973-1990 201 28100 13018 589 9/52 22.10 41 228 38.70
CJ McDermott (AUS) 1984-1996 209 24047 13350 494 8/97 27.02 15 225 45.54
J Srinath (INDIA) 1991-2003 296 27039 16043 551 8/86 29.11 13 222 40.29
Waqar Younis (PAK) 1989-2003 349 28922 18707 789 7/36 23.70 35 209 26.48
ST Jayasuriya (Asia/SL) 1989-2011 586 23433 15693 440 6/29 35.66 6 206 46.81
IT Botham (ENG) 1976-1992 218 28086 15017 528 8/34 28.44 27 206 39.01
R Ashwin (INDIA) 2010-2016 190* 18768 11590 435 7/59 26.64 23 205 47.12
Shahid Afridi (Asia/ICC/PAK) 1996-2016 523 23008 17703 540 7/12 32.78 10 205 37.96
MD Marshall (WI) 1978-1992 217 24759 12109 533 7/22 22.71 22 201 37.71

Records include the following recent matches:
Australia v New Zealand at Melbourne, 3rd ODI, Dec 9, 2016 [ODI # 3813]
Australia v New Zealand at Canberra, 2nd ODI, Dec 6, 2016 [ODI # 3812]
Australia v New Zealand at Sydney, 1st ODI, Dec 4, 2016 [ODI # 3811]

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Number of single-digit scores by the Australia batsmen against South Africa in Hobart was 16 - their joint-most in any Test. The last time before this they had 16 such scores in a Test was in 1912 at the Oval.

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