Records / Combined Test, ODI and T20I records / Bowling records / Most wickets taken lbw

Player Span Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5 LBW % Wkts
M Muralitharan (Asia/ICC/SL) 1992-2011 495 63132 30803 1347 9/51 22.86 77 216 16.03
Wasim Akram (Pak) 1984-2003 460 40813 21591 916 7/119 23.57 31 211 23.03
A Kumble (Asia/India) 1990-2008 403 55346 28767 956 10/74 30.09 37 210 21.96
SK Warne (Aus/ICC) 1992-2007 339 51347 25536 1001 8/71 25.51 38 186 18.58
Waqar Younis (Pak) 1989-2003 349 28922 18707 789 7/36 23.70 35 183 23.19
WPUJC Vaas (Asia/SL) 1994-2009 439 39345 21643 761 8/19 28.44 16 171 22.47
GD McGrath (Aus/ICC) 1993-2007 376 42266 20656 949 8/24 21.76 36 161 16.96
N Kapil Dev (India) 1978-1994 356 38942 19812 687 9/83 28.83 24 152 22.12
SM Pollock (Afr/ICC/SA) 1995-2008 423 40308 19673 829 7/87 23.73 21 145 17.49
DL Vettori (ICC/NZ) 1997-2015 442 43661 22863 705 7/87 32.42 22 140 19.85
Z Khan (Asia/India) 2000-2014 309 29234 18996 610 7/87 31.14 12 113 18.52
Sir RJ Hadlee (NZ) 1973-1990 201 28100 13018 589 9/52 22.10 41 110 18.67
Imran Khan (Pak) 1971-1992 263 26919 13102 544 8/58 24.08 24 105 19.30
Saeed Ajmal (Pak) 2008-2015 212 19022 10701 447 7/55 23.93 12 104 23.26
Harbhajan Singh (Asia/India) 1998-2015 366 41647 23132 710 8/84 32.58 28 100 14.08
IT Botham (Eng) 1976-1992 218 28086 15017 528 8/34 28.44 27 98 18.56
Shahid Afridi (Asia/ICC/Pak) 1996-2016 515 22840 17516 534 7/12 32.80 10 97 18.16
CA Walsh (WI) 1984-2001 337 40841 19606 746 7/37 26.28 23 95 12.73
HMRKB Herath (SL) 1999-2015 147 22543 11409 383 9/127 29.78 24 93 24.28
MD Marshall (WI) 1978-1992 217 24759 12109 533 7/22 22.71 22 92 17.26
HH Streak (Afr/Zim) 1993-2005 254 23027 13208 455 6/73 29.02 8 90 19.78
B Lee (Aus) 1999-2012 322 28261 19145 718 5/22 26.66 19 88 12.25
GP Swann (Eng) 2000-2013 178 19968 11389 410 6/65 27.77 18 85 20.73
J Srinath (India) 1991-2003 296 27039 16043 551 8/86 29.11 13 83 15.06
JN Gillespie (Aus) 1996-2006 169 19402 10430 402 7/37 25.94 11 82 20.39
DK Lillee (Aus) 1971-1984 133 22060 10638 458 7/83 23.22 24 78 17.03
BAW Mendis (SL) 2008-2015 145 9769 6710 288 6/8 23.29 9 77 26.73
DW Steyn (Afr/SA) 2004-2015 232 23376 14568 636 7/51 22.90 28 76 11.94
JM Anderson (Eng) 2002-2016 326 35191 21051 720 7/43 29.23 20 76 10.55
TM Alderman (Aus) 1981-1991 106 13552 6672 258 6/47 25.86 16 75 29.06
Shakib Al Hasan (Ban) 2006-2016 241 18730 11691 403 7/36 29.00 15 72 17.86
D Gough (Eng/ICC) 1994-2006 219 20332 12761 467 6/42 27.32 11 72 15.41
Abdur Razzak (Ban) 2004-2014 199 11512 8453 274 5/29 30.85 4 71 25.91
J Garner (WI) 1977-1987 156 18499 8185 405 6/56 20.20 10 71 17.53
R Ashwin (India) 2010-2016 166 15533 9863 353 7/66 27.94 16 70 19.83

Records include the following recent matches:
South Africa v England at Centurion, 3rd ODI, Feb 9, 2016 [ODI # 3736]
India v Sri Lanka at Pune, 1st T20I, Feb 9, 2016 [T20I # 496]
Ireland v Papua New Guinea at Townsville, 3rd T20I, Feb 9, 2016 [T20I # 495]

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Eight batsmen hit at least one six in the first ODI against South Africa at the Mangaung Oval in Bloemfontein, which is the most for a team in an ODI. There have been six instances of seven batsmen hitting at least a six; three of those came in 2015.

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