Most wickets
Player Span Mat Inns Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
BS Chandrasekhar (INDIA) 1964-1979 23 38 1033.1 249 2591 95 8/79 9/107 27.27 2.50 65.2 8 0
A Kumble (INDIA) 1990-2007 19 36 1072.2 258 2815 92 7/115 10/233 30.59 2.62 69.9 4 1
JM Anderson (ENG) 2006-2016 22 42 822.3 208 2423 86 5/42 7/77 28.17 2.94 57.3 3 0
BS Bedi (INDIA) 1967-1979 22 36 1195.3 373 2539 85 6/71 7/100 29.87 2.12 84.3 4 0
N Kapil Dev (INDIA) 1979-1993 27 48 1057.1 227 3174 85 6/91 8/168 37.34 3.00 74.6 4 0
RGD Willis (ENG) 1974-1982 17 30 490.1 96 1441 62 6/53 9/142 23.24 2.93 47.4 3 0
DL Underwood (ENG) 1971-1982 20 36 832.3 322 1699 62 5/84 9/173 27.40 2.04 80.5 1 0
IT Botham (ENG) 1979-1982 14 23 561.5 131 1558 59 7/48 13/106 26.40 2.77 57.1 6 1
MH Mankad (INDIA) 1946-1952 11 19 683.4 259 1249 54 8/55 12/108 23.12 1.82 75.9 3 1
SCJ Broad (ENG) 2008-2016 15 26 492.1 137 1322 54 6/25 8/76 24.48 2.68 54.6 2 0
FS Trueman (ENG) 1952-1959 9 17 297.2 78 787 53 8/31 9/40 14.84 2.64 33.6 2 0
JK Lever (ENG) 1976-1986 10 18 352.4 69 995 45 7/46 10/70 22.11 2.82 47.0 3 1
R Ashwin (INDIA) 2012-2016 11 20 579.3 96 1685 45 6/55 12/167 37.44 2.90 77.2 3 1
Harbhajan Singh (INDIA) 2001-2012 14 27 613.2 103 1764 45 5/51 7/110 39.20 2.87 81.7 3 0
AV Bedser (ENG) 1946-1952 7 12 308.1 90 577 44 7/49 11/93 13.11 1.87 42.0 4 2
CM Old (ENG) 1972-1977 11 22 313.1 70 821 43 5/21 9/88 19.09 2.62 43.6 1 0
Z Khan (INDIA) 2002-2012 13 22 457.2 122 1248 43 5/75 9/134 29.02 2.72 63.8 1 0
EAS Prasanna (INDIA) 1962-1977 13 22 579.1 142 1327 41 4/16 7/111 32.36 2.29 84.7 0 0
GP Swann (ENG) 2008-2012 10 19 428.2 78 1340 41 6/106 9/208 32.68 3.12 62.6 2 0
H Verity (ENG) 1933-1936 6 12 272.0 105 615 38 7/49 11/153 16.18 2.26 42.9 1 1
RA Jadeja (INDIA) 2012-2016 10 18 516.1 126 1209 38 7/48 10/154 31.81 2.34 81.5 1 1
I Sharma (INDIA) 2008-2016 12 19 451.0 89 1400 38 7/74 7/135 36.84 3.10 71.2 1 0
DR Doshi (INDIA) 1980-1982 10 16 454.0 148 992 36 6/102 6/102 27.55 2.18 75.6 2 0
MJ Hoggard (ENG) 2001-2006 10 17 368.4 104 1046 36 6/57 7/86 29.05 2.83 61.4 1 0
MS Panesar (ENG) 2006-2012 11 20 510.5 110 1474 36 6/81 11/210 40.94 2.88 85.1 2 1
SA Durani (INDIA) 1961-1973 13 20 491.4 148 1152 35 6/105 10/177 32.91 2.34 84.2 2 1
PH Edmonds (ENG) 1979-1986 14 25 624.3 222 1346 33 4/31 6/143 40.78 2.15 113.5 0 0
R Illingworth (ENG) 1959-1971 8 15 358.0 144 592 31 6/29 7/29 19.09 1.65 69.2 2 0
RJ Shastri (INDIA) 1981-1990 20 34 709.2 180 1629 30 4/83 5/114 54.30 2.29 141.8 0 0
CG Borde (INDIA) 1959-1967 17 21 487.1 148 1083 29 5/88 6/132 37.34 2.22 100.7 1 0
MM Ali (ENG) 2014-2016 10 16 311.5 37 1086 29 6/67 8/129 37.44 3.48 64.5 1 0
A Flintoff (ENG) 2001-2008 11 19 393.0 93 1088 29 4/50 4/50 37.51 2.76 81.3 0 0
L Amar Singh (INDIA) 1932-1936 7 13 363.4 95 858 28 7/86 8/141 30.64 2.35 77.9 2 0
S Madan Lal (INDIA) 1974-1986 14 24 403.0 99 1045 28 5/23 6/47 37.32 2.59 86.3 2 0
GG Arnold (ENG) 1972-1974 6 12 203.2 55 504 27 6/45 9/91 18.66 2.47 45.1 1 0
FJ Titmus (ENG) 1964-1964 5 10 398.5 156 747 27 6/73 9/162 27.66 1.87 88.6 2 0
AW Greig (ENG) 1972-1977 13 21 345.0 96 759 27 5/24 6/37 28.11 2.20 76.6 1 0
PI Pocock (ENG) 1972-1985 9 17 414.5 102 1065 27 4/28 8/142 39.44 2.56 92.1 0 0
M Hendrick (ENG) 1974-1979 7 13 214.2 65 433 26 4/28 7/71 16.65 2.02 49.4 0 0
GAR Lock (ENG) 1952-1962 7 10 322.0 131 665 26 6/65 7/171 25.57 2.06 74.3 1 0
S Sreesanth (INDIA) 2006-2011 8 14 297.5 57 1062 26 4/70 5/100 40.84 3.56 68.7 0 0
JB Statham (ENG) 1951-1959 8 13 238.2 80 516 25 5/31 7/77 20.64 2.16 57.2 1 0
Ghulam Ahmed (INDIA) 1952-1952 6 10 276.1 83 581 25 5/70 7/137 23.24 2.10 66.2 2 0
M Nissar (INDIA) 1932-1936 6 11 201.5 34 707 25 5/90 6/135 28.28 3.50 48.4 3 0
SP Gupte (INDIA) 1951-1961 8 12 326.4 85 903 24 5/90 6/174 37.62 2.76 81.6 1 0
L Sivaramakrishnan (INDIA) 1984-1985 5 9 274.3 63 723 23 6/64 12/181 31.43 2.63 71.6 3 1
CC Lewis (ENG) 1990-1996 8 13 275.4 57 860 23 5/72 7/116 37.39 3.11 71.9 1 0
AU Rashid (ENG) 2016-2016 5 8 232.2 19 861 23 4/82 7/178 37.43 3.70 60.6 0 0
S Venkataraghavan (INDIA) 1967-1979 13 21 405.3 76 1073 23 4/52 6/96 46.65 2.64 105.7 0 0
By default, the shading indicates records from the past week, or failing that, the most recent entry.
Adjust: most recent | past week | past month | past 6 months | past year | 4 years | 10 years | 25 years | post-war
Records includes the following current or recent matches:
India v England at Chennai, 5th Test, Dec 16-20, 2016 [Test # 2241]
India v England at Mumbai, 4th Test, Dec 8-12, 2016 [Test # 2239]
India v England at Mohali, 3rd Test, Nov 26-29, 2016 [Test # 2238]