Most wickets in a calendar year
Player Year Mat Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
M Muralitharan (SL) 2001 45 1089.5 245 2718 136 8/87 11/170 19.98 2.49 48.0 8 4
M Muralitharan (SL) 2006 40 854.2 147 2687 128 8/70 12/225 20.99 3.14 40.0 9 5
SK Warne (Aus) 1994 39 902.2 230 2319 120 8/71 12/128 19.32 2.57 45.1 6 2
GD McGrath (Aus) 1999 41 802.2 187 2408 119 5/14 10/78 20.23 3.00 40.4 6 1
MG Johnson (Aus) 2009 47 774.3 103 3185 113 5/69 8/137 28.18 4.11 41.1 2 0
GP Swann (Eng) 2010 39 736.0 123 2402 111 6/65 10/217 21.63 3.26 39.7 6 1
Saeed Ajmal (Pak) 2013 50 700.3 83 2435 111 7/95 11/118 21.93 3.47 37.8 4 2
M Muralitharan (SL) 2000 31 823.3 166 2143 109 7/30 13/171 19.66 2.60 45.3 9 3
AA Donald (SA) 1998 27 643.4 140 1987 107 6/88 8/74 18.57 3.08 36.0 7 0
DK Lillee (Aus) 1981 28 747.1 164 2204 105 7/83 11/159 20.99 2.94 42.6 5 2
GD McGrath (Aus/ICC) 2005 37 719.1 183 2115 104 6/115 9/82 20.33 2.94 41.4 4 0
M Ntini (SA) 2003 35 663.5 122 2382 104 5/66 10/220 22.90 3.58 38.2 4 1
J Garner (WI) 1984 28 722.0 169 1950 103 6/60 9/108 18.93 2.70 42.0 5 0
SM Pollock (SA) 2000 49 716.2 173 2138 103 5/20 6/67 20.75 2.98 41.7 1 0
Harbhajan Singh (India) 2002 40 845.1 140 2591 102 7/48 8/85 25.40 3.06 49.7 6 0
Saqlain Mushtaq (Pak) 1997 42 671.3 99 2207 101 5/38 9/80 21.85 3.28 39.8 5 0
B Lee (Aus) 2005 39 648.5 96 2660 101 5/30 7/157 26.33 4.09 38.5 3 0
M Muralitharan (SL) 1998 26 720.1 167 1986 100 9/65 16/220 19.86 2.75 43.2 9 2
WPUJC Vaas (SL) 2001 41 721.3 154 2253 100 8/19 14/191 22.53 3.12 43.2 4 1
N Kapil Dev (India) 1983 36 741.1 137 2254 100 9/83 10/135 22.54 3.04 44.4 6 1
SK Warne (Aus) 1999 50 793.2 152 2696 100 5/52 8/155 26.96 3.39 47.6 2 0
MD Marshall (WI) 1984 30 692.5 139 1968 98 7/53 10/107 20.08 2.84 42.4 9 1
SK Warne (Aus/ICC) 2005 16 729.4 141 2141 98 6/46 12/246 21.84 2.93 44.6 6 2
GD McGrath (Aus) 2001 32 748.5 222 2148 97 7/76 8/114 22.14 2.86 46.3 4 0
Waqar Younis (Pak) 1990 28 474.4 89 1429 96 7/76 12/130 14.88 3.01 29.6 10 2
Saeed Ajmal (Pak) 2012 39 517.4 73 1848 95 7/55 10/97 19.45 3.56 32.6 3 1
M Muralitharan (SL) 2003 31 688.3 206 1580 94 7/46 11/93 16.80 2.29 43.9 4 1
SK Warne (Aus) 2002 34 686.1 122 2197 93 7/94 11/188 23.62 3.20 44.2 3 1
SJ Harmison (Eng) 2004 30 678.4 128 2268 93 7/12 9/73 24.38 3.34 43.7 3 0
GD McGrath (Aus) 2002 37 616.5 169 1673 92 5/21 8/49 18.18 2.71 40.2 2 0
Waqar Younis (Pak) 2002 48 565.4 78 2448 92 6/55 7/82 26.60 4.32 36.8 2 0
Waqar Younis (Pak) 1993 30 467.0 74 1749 91 7/91 13/135 19.21 3.74 30.7 7 1
SK Warne (Aus) 1997 33 851.2 202 2410 91 6/48 9/111 26.48 2.83 56.1 2 0
DW Steyn (SA) 2008 26 538.0 92 1969 90 6/72 10/154 21.87 3.65 35.8 5 1
M Ntini (SA) 2002 39 577.0 100 2172 90 5/19 8/138 24.13 3.76 38.4 2 0
A Kumble (India) 1996 40 693.4 103 2173 90 5/67 9/130 24.14 3.13 46.2 1 0
A Flintoff (Eng/ICC) 2005 33 679.3 99 2400 90 5/78 8/156 26.66 3.53 45.3 1 0
SK Warne (Aus) 2001 31 751.2 121 2640 90 7/165 11/229 29.33 3.51 50.0 4 1
Saeed Ajmal (Pak) 2011 33 671.4 130 1881 89 6/42 11/111 21.13 2.80 45.2 3 1
SM Pollock (SA) 1998 30 741.1 175 1982 89 7/87 9/103 22.26 2.67 49.9 6 0
Z Khan (India) 2002 37 668.4 124 2392 89 5/29 6/85 26.87 3.57 45.0 2 0
JN Gillespie (Aus) 2004 35 700.3 149 2090 88 5/32 9/80 23.75 2.98 47.7 2 0
SCJ Broad (Eng) 2009 36 574.0 90 2227 88 6/91 6/87 25.30 3.87 39.1 3 0
MG Johnson (Aus) 2008 32 717.0 121 2398 88 8/61 11/159 27.25 3.34 48.8 3 1
A Kumble (India) 1999 40 840.1 165 2643 88 10/74 14/149 30.03 3.14 57.2 4 2
Waqar Younis (Pak) 1996 41 509.5 66 2070 87 6/44 8/154 23.79 4.06 35.1 2 0
M Ntini (SA) 2006 26 488.2 79 1849 86 6/22 10/145 21.50 3.78 34.0 7 2
Harbhajan Singh (India) 2001 34 775.4 147 2349 86 8/84 15/217 27.31 3.02 54.1 6 2
BAW Mendis (SL) 2008 24 310.4 38 1019 85 6/13 10/209 11.98 3.28 21.9 5 1
M Muralitharan (SL) 2002 25 602.1 153 1339 85 9/51 13/115 15.75 2.22 42.5 6 2
DW Steyn (SA) 2013 26 488.4 118 1406 85 6/8 11/60 16.54 2.87 34.4 6 1
SM Pollock (SA) 1999 36 603.4 170 1502 85 6/35 8/80 17.67 2.48 42.6 4 0
IK Pathan (India) 2004 37 572.3 100 2159 85 6/51 11/96 25.40 3.77 40.4 3 1
Waqar Younis (Pak) 1994 31 464.5 53 1868 84 6/30 11/119 22.23 4.01 33.2 4 1
B Lee (Aus) 2003 34 583.4 107 2258 84 5/30 7/135 26.88 3.86 41.6 2 0
GP Swann (Eng) 2012 35 745.2 131 2306 84 6/82 10/181 27.45 3.09 53.2 3 1
Harbhajan Singh (India) 2008 33 843.5 109 2596 84 6/102 10/153 30.90 3.07 60.2 2 1
SK Warne (Aus) 1993 21 882.2 318 1824 83 6/31 9/67 21.97 2.06 63.7 2 0
RA Jadeja (India) 2013 40 563.1 90 1917 83 6/138 7/98 23.09 3.40 40.7 3 0
M Ntini (ICC/SA) 2005 32 552.2 89 2007 83 7/37 13/132 24.18 3.63 39.9 3 1
SCJ Broad (Eng) 2013 28 569.5 89 2188 83 7/44 11/121 26.36 3.83 41.1 5 1
SM Pollock (SA) 2001 34 708.5 190 1773 82 6/30 10/147 21.62 2.50 51.8 5 1
BKV Prasad (India) 1996 38 576.4 89 2137 82 6/104 10/153 26.06 3.70 42.1 4 1
Abdul Razzaq (Pak) 2000 49 630.4 94 2168 82 5/48 6/155 26.43 3.43 46.1 1 0
A Kumble (India) 2004 25 726.4 132 2389 82 8/141 13/181 29.13 3.28 53.1 6 2
Shoaib Akhtar (Pak) 2002 35 419.4 66 1571 81 6/11 8/72 19.39 3.74 31.0 5 0
B Lee (Aus) 2006 37 599.1 86 2308 81 5/22 6/83 28.49 3.85 44.3 3 0
R Ashwin (India) 2013 37 617.1 102 2317 81 7/103 12/198 28.60 3.75 45.7 4 1
JM Anderson (Eng) 2009 41 633.4 109 2388 81 5/23 9/125 29.48 3.76 46.9 3 0
Z Khan (Asia/India) 2007 42 615.4 91 2451 81 5/34 9/134 30.25 3.98 45.6 3 0
B Lee (Aus) 2008 29 700.5 113 2483 81 5/27 9/171 30.65 3.54 51.9 5 0
M Morkel (SA) 2010 29 500.2 106 1796 80 5/20 7/98 22.45 3.58 37.5 3 0

Performances in matches that overlap years are credited to the year in which they occurred - this results in some unknown data, especially in regard to bowling figures

Records includes the following recent matches:
South Africa v West Indies at Centurion, 1st Test, Dec 17-20, 2014 [Test # 2150]
Australia v India at Brisbane, 2nd Test, Dec 17-20, 2014 [Test # 2149]
New Zealand v Pakistan at Abu Dhabi, 5th ODI, Dec 19, 2014 [ODI # 3571]

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