Most wickets
Player Span Mat Inns Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
JM Anderson 2006-2016 22 42 822.3 208 2423 86 5/42 7/77 28.17 2.94 57.3 3 0
RGD Willis 1974-1982 17 30 490.1 96 1441 62 6/53 9/142 23.24 2.93 47.4 3 0
DL Underwood 1971-1982 20 36 832.3 322 1699 62 5/84 9/173 27.40 2.04 80.5 1 0
IT Botham 1979-1982 14 23 561.5 131 1558 59 7/48 13/106 26.40 2.77 57.1 6 1
SCJ Broad 2008-2016 15 26 492.1 137 1322 54 6/25 8/76 24.48 2.68 54.6 2 0
FS Trueman 1952-1959 9 17 297.2 78 787 53 8/31 9/40 14.84 2.64 33.6 2 0
JK Lever 1976-1986 10 18 352.4 69 995 45 7/46 10/70 22.11 2.82 47.0 3 1
AV Bedser 1946-1952 7 12 308.1 90 577 44 7/49 11/93 13.11 1.87 42.0 4 2
CM Old 1972-1977 11 22 313.1 70 821 43 5/21 9/88 19.09 2.62 43.6 1 0
GP Swann 2008-2012 10 19 428.2 78 1340 41 6/106 9/208 32.68 3.12 62.6 2 0
H Verity 1933-1936 6 12 272.0 105 615 38 7/49 11/153 16.18 2.26 42.9 1 1
MJ Hoggard 2001-2006 10 17 368.4 104 1046 36 6/57 7/86 29.05 2.83 61.4 1 0
MS Panesar 2006-2012 11 20 510.5 110 1474 36 6/81 11/210 40.94 2.88 85.1 2 1
PH Edmonds 1979-1986 14 25 624.3 222 1346 33 4/31 6/143 40.78 2.15 113.5 0 0
R Illingworth 1959-1971 8 15 358.0 144 592 31 6/29 7/29 19.09 1.65 69.2 2 0
MM Ali 2014-2016 10 16 311.5 37 1086 29 6/67 8/129 37.44 3.48 64.5 1 0
A Flintoff 2001-2008 11 19 393.0 93 1088 29 4/50 4/50 37.51 2.76 81.3 0 0
GG Arnold 1972-1974 6 12 203.2 55 504 27 6/45 9/91 18.66 2.47 45.1 1 0
FJ Titmus 1964-1964 5 10 398.5 156 747 27 6/73 9/162 27.66 1.87 88.6 2 0
AW Greig 1972-1977 13 21 345.0 96 759 27 5/24 6/37 28.11 2.20 76.6 1 0
PI Pocock 1972-1985 9 17 414.5 102 1065 27 4/28 8/142 39.44 2.56 92.1 0 0
M Hendrick 1974-1979 7 13 214.2 65 433 26 4/28 7/71 16.65 2.02 49.4 0 0
GAR Lock 1952-1962 7 10 322.0 131 665 26 6/65 7/171 25.57 2.06 74.3 1 0
JB Statham 1951-1959 8 13 238.2 80 516 25 5/31 7/77 20.64 2.16 57.2 1 0
CC Lewis 1990-1996 8 13 275.4 57 860 23 5/72 7/116 37.39 3.11 71.9 1 0
AU Rashid 2016-2016 5 8 232.2 19 861 23 4/82 7/178 37.43 3.70 60.6 0 0
JSE Price 1964-1971 7 14 205.1 39 590 22 5/73 5/104 26.81 2.87 55.9 1 0
DA Allen 1961-1962 5 8 301.5 121 583 21 5/67 9/162 27.76 1.93 86.2 1 0
R Tattersall 1951-1952 5 8 246.5 69 589 21 6/48 8/125 28.04 2.38 70.5 1 0
GOB Allen 1936-1936 3 6 100.0 19 330 20 7/80 10/78 16.50 3.30 30.0 3 1
DR Pringle 1982-1986 6 11 208.3 53 521 20 4/73 7/120 26.05 2.49 62.5 0 0
NA Foster 1985-1986 3 5 150.0 36 427 18 6/104 11/163 23.72 2.84 50.0 2 1
CT Tremlett 2007-2011 4 8 188.1 45 510 17 3/12 6/92 30.00 2.71 66.4 0 0
GR Dilley 1981-1986 6 10 190.2 36 649 17 4/47 6/174 38.17 3.40 67.1 0 0
TT Bresnan 2011-2012 5 8 136.3 27 403 16 5/48 7/96 25.18 2.95 51.1 1 0
JA Snow 1967-1971 5 10 186.4 51 433 16 3/49 4/61 27.06 2.31 70.0 0 0
ARC Fraser 1990-1990 3 5 159.1 41 460 16 5/104 8/143 28.75 2.89 59.6 2 0
BA Stokes 2014-2016 7 12 194.1 32 589 15 5/73 5/89 39.26 3.03 77.6 1 0
T Greenhough 1959-1959 3 6 139.1 47 255 14 5/35 7/66 18.21 1.83 59.6 1 0
DG Cork 1996-2002 5 8 165.4 35 535 14 4/61 6/101 38.21 3.22 71.0 0 0
NG Cowans 1984-1985 5 10 181.5 41 627 14 3/103 4/112 44.78 3.44 77.9 0 0
BR Knight 1961-1964 9 16 209.5 42 662 14 2/18 4/81 47.28 3.15 89.9 0 0
DB Close 1959-1967 4 6 76.4 21 197 13 4/35 5/53 15.15 2.56 35.3 0 0
MS Nichols 1933-1934 3 6 113.1 31 287 13 5/55 8/108 22.07 2.53 52.2 1 0
AD Mullally 1996-1996 3 5 129.0 40 298 12 3/60 5/103 24.83 2.31 64.5 0 0
RWV Robins 1932-1936 3 6 87.1 17 300 12 3/50 5/137 25.00 3.44 43.5 0 0
JE Emburey 1980-1993 8 10 234.5 73 507 12 2/35 4/106 42.25 2.15 117.4 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]
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