Records / Combined First-class, List A and Twenty20 / Bowling records / Most wickets in career

Most wickets
Player Span Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5 10
W Rhodes 1898-1930 1110 185742 70322 4204 9/24 16.72 2.27 44.1 287 68
AP Freeman 1914-1936 592 154658 69577 3776 10/53 18.42 2.69 40.9 386 140
CWL Parker 1903-1935 635 157059 63817 3278 10/79 19.46 2.43 47.9 277 91
JT Hearne 1888-1923 639 144470 54351 3061 9/32 17.75 2.25 47.1 255 66
DL Underwood 1963-1987 1087 159608 61092 3037 9/28 20.11 2.29 52.5 161 47
FJ Titmus 1949-1982 941 180576 67396 2989 9/52 22.54 2.23 60.4 171 26
TWJ Goddard 1922-1952 593 142211 59116 2979 10/113 19.84 2.49 47.7 251 86
D Shackleton 1948-1973 684 161113 54175 2898 9/30 18.69 2.01 55.5 194 38
AS Kennedy 1907-1936 677 150851 61035 2874 10/37 21.23 2.42 52.4 225 45
GAR Lock 1946-1971 662 150596 54979 2854 10/54 19.26 2.19 52.7 196 50
WG Grace 1865-1908 870 124831 50980 2809 10/49 18.14 2.45 44.4 240 64
MW Tate 1912-1937 679 150461 50571 2784 9/71 18.16 2.01 54.0 195 44
GH Hirst 1891-1929 826 123328 51371 2742 9/23 18.73 2.49 44.9 184 40
N Gifford 1960-1988 1107 146013 60256 2511 8/28 23.99 2.47 58.1 98 14
C Blythe 1899-1914 439 103546 42094 2503 10/30 16.81 2.43 41.3 218 71
WE Astill 1906-1939 733 138532 57786 2432 9/41 23.76 2.50 56.9 140 22
JK Lever 1967-1990 1010 114479 55050 2396 8/37 22.97 2.88 47.7 93 12
CA Walsh 1981-2001 869 107324 53087 2358 9/72 22.51 2.96 45.5 109 20
JC White 1909-1937 472 129439 43759 2355 10/76 18.58 2.02 54.9 193 58
FS Trueman 1949-1972 621 100687 42661 2332 8/28 18.29 2.54 43.1 127 25
WE Hollies 1932-1957 515 130625 48656 2323 10/49 20.94 2.23 56.2 182 40
DJ Shepherd 1950-1972 741 136067 49239 2317 9/47 21.25 2.17 58.7 124 28
JB Statham 1950-1968 574 101946 37463 2282 8/34 16.41 2.20 44.6 124 11
R Illingworth 1951-1983 1005 125957 46706 2258 9/42 20.68 2.22 55.7 107 11
JE Emburey 1973-2000 1049 139261 58769 2255 8/40 26.06 2.53 61.7 75 12
M Muralitharan 1989-2014 849 94372+ 46212 2235 9/51 20.67 2.93* 42.3* 131 34
RTD Perks 1930-1955 595 116074 53766 2233 9/40 24.07 2.77 51.9 143 24
J Briggs 1879-1900 535 100144 35430 2221 10/55 15.95 2.12 45.0 200 52
MD Marshall 1977-1996 848 96977 43906 2172 8/71 20.21 2.71 44.6 89 13
EG Dennett 1903-1926 401 98666 42637 2151 10/40 19.82 2.59 45.8 211 57
T Richardson 1892-1905 358 78992 38793 2104 10/45 18.43 2.94 37.5 200 72
TE Bailey 1946-1967 689 117163 48460 2093 10/90 23.15 2.48 55.9 110 13
FE Woolley 1906-1938 978 94949 41058 2066 8/22 19.87 2.59 45.9 132 28
G Geary 1912-1938 549 116292 41336 2063 10/18 20.03 2.13 56.3 125 30
DVP Wright 1932-1957 497 92960 49307 2056 9/47 23.98 3.18 45.2 150 42
JA Newman 1906-1930 541 102779 51397 2054 9/131 25.02 3.00 50.0 134 35
A Shaw 1864-1897 404 101967 24577 2027 10/73 12.12 1.44 50.3 177 44
S Haigh 1895-1913 561 78817 32091 2012 9/25 15.94 2.44 39.1 135 30

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FATA Cheetas v Multan Tigers at Karachi, Bank Albaraka Presents Haier T20 Cup, Sep 19, 2014 [Twenty20]
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WG Grace, Fred Grace and Edward Grace, all brothers, made their debuts in the same Test match, versus Australia at The Oval, in 1880. Another set of brothers, Alec Hearne, George Hearne and Jack Hearne, also made their debuts for England in the same Test, versus South Africa at Newlands in 1892.

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