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) 1998-2016 367 41671 23143 711 8/84 32.54 28 100 14.06
IT Botham (Eng) 1976-1992 218 28086 15017 528 8/34 28.44 27 98 18.56
Shahid Afridi (Asia/ICC/Pak) 1996-2016 523 23008 17703 540 7/12 32.78 10 97 17.96
HMRKB Herath (SL) 1999-2016 157* 22974 11749 392 9/127 29.97 24 95 24.23
CA Walsh (WI) 1984-2001 337 40841 19606 746 7/37 26.28 23 95 12.73
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
JM Anderson (Eng) 2002-2016 328* 35408 21127 732 7/43 28.86 22 77 10.51
DW Steyn (Afr/SA) 2004-2016 236 23460 14698 639 7/51 23.00 28 76 11.89
TM Alderman (Aus) 1981-1991 106 13552 6672 258 6/47 25.86 16 75 29.06
Shakib Al Hasan (Ban) 2006-2016 253 18968 11965 418 7/36 28.62 15 73 17.46
R Ashwin (India) 2010-2016 177 15755 10084 368 7/66 27.40 16 72 19.56
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

Records include the following recent matches:
England v Sri Lanka at Leeds, 1st Test, May 19-21, 2016 [Test # 2203]
England v West Indies at Kolkata, World T20 final, Apr 3, 2016 [T20I # 557]
India v West Indies at Mumbai, World T20 2nd semi final, Mar 31, 2016 [T20I # 556]

Statsguru Trivia

Use Statsguru to submit your own queries and mail us the urls here

Did you know?

AB de Villiers (129*) and Virat Kohli (109) both scored centuries for RCB against GL at Chinnaswamy Stadium this IPL which is only the second time two batsmen scored 100s in the same T20 innings. Playing for Gloucestershire, Kevin O'Brien (119) and Hamish Marshall (102) did the same against Middlesex in 2011.

Random Record

Most consecutive five-wickets-in-an-innings - Test matches

Sponsored Links

Tournament, match & LIVE fixed odds at bet365