Player Span Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5 caught % Wkts
M Muralitharan (Asia/ICC/SL) 1993-2011 350 18811 12326 534 7/30 23.08 10 290 54.30
SM Pollock (Afr/ICC/SA) 1996-2008 303 15712 9631 393 6/35 24.50 5 262 66.66
B Lee (Aus) 2000-2012 221 11185 8877 380 5/22 23.36 9 250 65.78
GD McGrath (Aus/ICC) 1993-2007 250 12970 8391 381 7/15 22.02 7 245 64.30
WPUJC Vaas (Asia/SL) 1994-2008 322 15775 11014 400 8/19 27.53 4 239 59.75
Wasim Akram (Pak) 1984-2003 356 18186 11812 502 5/15 23.52 6 231 46.01
M Ntini (ICC/SA) 1998-2009 173 8687 6559 266 6/22 24.65 4 211 79.32
JH Kallis (Afr/ICC/SA) 1996-2014 328 10750 8680 273 5/30 31.79 2 197 72.16
J Srinath (India) 1991-2003 229 11935 8847 315 5/23 28.08 3 197 62.53
Waqar Younis (Pak) 1989-2003 262 12698 9919 416 7/36 23.84 13 191 45.91
Shahid Afridi (Asia/ICC/Pak) 1996-2015 394 17496 13501 393 7/12 34.35 9 191 48.60
KD Mills (NZ) 2001-2015 170 8230 6485 240 5/25 27.02 1 186 77.50
AA Donald (SA) 1991-2003 164 8561 5926 272 6/23 21.78 2 186 68.38
JM Anderson (Eng) 2002-2015 192 9482 7798 266 5/23 29.31 2 185 69.54
AB Agarkar (India) 1998-2007 191 9484 8021 288 6/42 27.85 2 179 62.15
ST Jayasuriya (Asia/SL) 1989-2011 445 14874 11871 323 6/29 36.75 4 177 54.79
Saqlain Mushtaq (Pak) 1995-2003 169 8770 6275 288 5/20 21.78 6 169 58.68
DL Vettori (ICC/NZ) 1997-2015 290 13817 9485 298 5/7 31.82 2 169 56.71
MG Johnson (Aus) 2005-2015 147 7192 5816 226 6/31 25.73 3 166 73.45
Harbhajan Singh (Asia/India) 1998-2011 229 12059 8651 259 5/31 33.40 3 165 63.70
A Kumble (Asia/India) 1990-2007 271 14496 10412 337 6/12 30.89 2 165 48.96
CA Walsh (WI) 1985-2000 205 10822 6918 227 5/1 30.47 1 154 67.84
Z Khan (Asia/India) 2000-2012 200 10097 8301 282 5/42 29.43 1 153 54.25
Abdul Razzaq (Asia/Pak) 1996-2011 265 10941 8564 269 6/35 31.83 3 151 56.13
D Gough (Eng/ICC) 1994-2006 159 8470 6209 235 5/44 26.42 2 148 62.97
BKV Prasad (India) 1994-2001 161 8129 6332 196 5/27 32.30 1 147 75.00
SL Malinga (SL) 2004-2015 181 8711 7599 278 6/38 27.33 7 147 52.87
SK Warne (Aus/ICC) 1993-2005 194 10642 7541 293 5/33 25.73 1 145 49.48
CEL Ambrose (WI) 1988-2000 176 9353 5429 225 5/17 24.12 4 144 64.00
CZ Harris (NZ) 1990-2004 250 10667 7613 203 5/42 37.50 1 142 69.95
HH Streak (Afr/Zim) 1993-2005 189 9468 7129 239 5/32 29.82 1 139 58.15
SCJ Broad (Eng) 2006-2015 117 5905 5205 175 5/23 29.74 1 137 78.28
Shoaib Akhtar (Asia/ICC/Pak) 1998-2011 163 7764 6169 247 6/16 24.97 4 136 55.06
JDP Oram (NZ) 2001-2012 160 6911 5047 173 5/26 29.17 2 133 76.87
DJ Bravo (WI) 2004-2014 164 6511 5874 199 6/43 29.51 1 132 66.33
N Kapil Dev (India) 1978-1994 225 11202 6945 253 5/43 27.45 1 132 52.17
L Klusener (SA) 1996-2004 171 7336 5751 192 6/49 29.95 6 131 68.22
CL Cairns (ICC/NZ) 1991-2006 215 8168 6594 201 5/42 32.80 1 131 65.17
NW Bracken (Aus) 2001-2009 116 5759 4240 174 5/47 24.36 2 130 74.71
CJ McDermott (Aus) 1985-1996 138 7461 5018 203 5/44 24.71 1 130 64.03
SR Waugh (Aus) 1986-2002 325 8883 6761 195 4/33 34.67 0 129 66.15
M Morkel (Afr/SA) 2007-2015 94 4686 3885 158 5/21 24.58 2 126 79.74
SR Watson (Aus) 2002-2015 182 6268 5133 164 4/36 31.29 0 116 70.73
CRD Fernando (Asia/SL) 2001-2012 147 6507 5648 187 6/27 30.20 1 115 61.49
IK Pathan (India) 2004-2012 120 5855 5142 173 5/27 29.72 2 112 64.73
Aaqib Javed (Pak) 1988-1998 163 8012 5721 182 7/37 31.43 4 111 60.98
A Flintoff (Eng/ICC) 1999-2009 141 5624 4121 169 5/19 24.38 2 110 65.08
A Nehra (Asia/India) 2001-2011 120 5751 4981 157 6/23 31.72 2 110 70.06
DW Steyn (Afr/SA) 2005-2015 99 4902 3940 154 6/39 25.58 3 109 70.77
Mashrafe Mortaza (Asia/Ban) 2001-2015 146 7279 5658 186 6/26 30.41 1 107 57.52
EJ Chatfield (NZ) 1979-1989 114 6065 3618 140 5/34 25.84 1 105 75.00
Imran Khan (Pak) 1974-1992 175 7461 4844 182 6/14 26.61 1 103 56.59
Mushtaq Ahmed (Pak) 1989-2003 144 7543 5361 161 5/36 33.29 1 102 63.35
SE Bond (NZ) 2002-2010 82 4295 3070 147 6/19 20.88 4 101 68.70

Records include the following recent matches:
Pakistan v Zimbabwe at Brisbane, ICC Cricket World Cup 23rd match, Mar 1, 2015 [ODI # 3620]
England v Sri Lanka at Wellington, ICC Cricket World Cup 22nd match, Mar 1, 2015 [ODI # 3619]
India v United Arab Emirates at Perth, ICC Cricket World Cup 21st match, Feb 28, 2015 [ODI # 3618]
New Zealand v Australia at Auckland, ICC Cricket World Cup 20th match, Feb 28, 2015 [ODI # 3617]

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