Most runs conceded in career
Player Span Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
M Muralitharan (Asia/ICC/SL) 1992-2011 495 63132 30803 1347 9/51 16/220 22.86 2.92 46.8 77 22
A Kumble (Asia/India) 1990-2008 403 55346 28767 956 10/74 14/149 30.09 3.11 57.8 37 8
SK Warne (Aus/ICC) 1992-2007 339 51347 25536 1001 8/71 12/128 25.51 2.98 51.2 38 10
DL Vettori (ICC/NZ) 1997-2015 437 43418 22674 698 7/87 12/149 32.48 3.13 62.2 22 3
Harbhajan Singh (Asia/India) 1998-2013 355 40892 22596 694 8/84 15/217 32.55 3.31 58.9 28 5
WPUJC Vaas (Asia/SL) 1994-2009 439 39345 21643 761 8/19 14/191 28.44 3.30 51.7 16 2
Wasim Akram (Pak) 1984-2003 460 40813 21591 916 7/119 11/110 23.57 3.17 44.5 31 5
GD McGrath (Aus/ICC) 1993-2007 376 42266 20656 949 8/24 10/27 21.76 2.93 44.5 36 3
N Kapil Dev (India) 1978-1994 356 38942 19812 687 9/83 11/146 28.83 3.05 56.6 24 2
SM Pollock (Afr/ICC/SA) 1995-2008 423 40308 19673 829 7/87 10/147 23.73 2.92 48.6 21 1
JM Anderson (Eng) 2002-2015 310 32018 19645 664 7/43 11/71 29.58 3.68 48.2 18 2
CA Walsh (WI) 1984-2001 337 40841 19606 746 7/37 13/55 26.28 2.88 54.7 23 3
B Lee (Aus) 1999-2012 322 28261 19145 718 5/22 9/171 26.66 4.06 39.3 19 0
Z Khan (Asia/India) 2000-2014 309 29234 18996 610 7/87 10/149 31.14 3.89 47.9 12 1
Waqar Younis (Pak) 1989-2003 349 28922 18707 789 7/36 13/135 23.70 3.88 36.6 35 5
JH Kallis (Afr/ICC/SA) 1995-2014 519 31258 18548 577 6/54 9/92 32.14 3.56 54.1 7 0
M Ntini (ICC/SA) 1998-2011 284 29713 18099 662 7/37 13/132 27.33 3.65 44.8 22 4
Shahid Afridi (Asia/ICC/Pak) 1996-2015 499 22432 17063 524 7/12 7/12 32.56 4.56 42.8 10 0
J Srinath (India) 1991-2003 296 27039 16043 551 8/86 13/132 29.11 3.55 49.0 13 1
ST Jayasuriya (Asia/SL) 1989-2011 586 23433 15693 440 6/29 9/74 35.66 4.01 53.2 6 0
IT Botham (Eng) 1976-1992 218 28086 15017 528 8/34 13/106 28.44 3.20 53.1 27 4
SCJ Broad (Eng) 2006-2015 247 22593 14590 504 7/44 11/121 28.94 3.87 44.8 13 2
MG Johnson (Aus) 2005-2015 242 22304 14514 551 8/61 12/127 26.34 3.90 40.4 15 3
CEL Ambrose (WI) 1988-2000 274 31456 13930 630 8/45 11/84 22.11 2.65 49.9 26 3
DW Steyn (Afr/SA) 2004-2015 216 22253 13790 607 7/51 11/60 22.71 3.71 36.6 28 5
CJ McDermott (Aus) 1984-1996 209 24047 13350 494 8/97 11/157 27.02 3.33 48.6 15 2
AA Donald (SA) 1991-2003 236 24080 13270 602 8/71 12/139 22.04 3.30 40.0 22 3
HH Streak (Afr/Zim) 1993-2005 254 23027 13208 455 6/73 9/72 29.02 3.44 50.6 8 0
Imran Khan (Pak) 1971-1992 263 26919 13102 544 8/58 14/116 24.08 2.92 49.4 24 6
CL Cairns (ICC/NZ) 1989-2006 279 19914 13056 420 7/27 10/100 31.08 3.93 47.4 14 1
Sir RJ Hadlee (NZ) 1973-1990 201 28100 13018 589 9/52 15/123 22.10 2.77 47.7 41 9
D Gough (Eng/ICC) 1994-2006 219 20332 12761 467 6/42 9/92 27.32 3.76 43.5 11 0
Abdul Razzaq (Asia/Pak) 1996-2013 343 18288 12653 389 6/35 7/155 32.52 4.15 47.0 4 0
CL Hooper (WI) 1987-2003 329 23367 12593 307 5/26 7/178 41.01 3.23 76.1 4 0
Saqlain Mushtaq (Pak) 1995-2004 218 22840 12481 496 8/164 10/155 25.16 3.27 46.0 19 3
SL Malinga (SL) 2004-2015 268 15107 12383 447 6/38 9/210 27.70 4.91 33.7 11 0
MD Marshall (WI) 1978-1992 217 24759 12109 533 7/22 11/89 22.71 2.93 46.4 22 4
Umar Gul (Pak) 2003-2014 229 16590 11932 418 6/42 9/164 28.54 4.31 39.6 8 0
A Flintoff (Eng/ICC) 1998-2009 227 20725 11692 400 5/19 8/156 29.23 3.38 51.8 5 0
Mushtaq Ahmed (Pak) 1989-2003 196 20075 11461 346 7/56 10/106 33.12 3.42 58.0 11 3
GP Swann (Eng) 2000-2013 178 19968 11389 410 6/65 10/132 27.77 3.42 48.7 18 3
M Morkel (Afr/SA) 2006-2015 195 17610 11273 423 6/23 8/196 26.65 3.84 41.6 8 0
Abdul Qadir (Pak) 1977-1993 171 22226 11196 368 9/56 13/101 30.42 3.02 60.3 17 5
Shoaib Akhtar (Asia/ICC/Pak) 1997-2011 224 16225 11175 444 6/11 11/78 25.16 4.13 36.5 16 2
AB Agarkar (India) 1998-2007 221 14404 10851 349 6/41 8/160 31.09 4.51 41.2 3 0
RJ Shastri (India) 1981-1992 230 22364 10835 280 5/15 8/179 38.69 2.90 79.8 3 0
I Sharma (India) 2007-2015 151 16236 10689 301 7/74 10/108 35.51 3.95 53.9 6 1
DK Lillee (Aus) 1971-1984 133 22060 10638 458 7/83 11/123 23.22 2.89 48.1 24 7
Saeed Ajmal (Pak) 2008-2014 209 18887 10553 446 7/55 11/111 23.66 3.35 42.3 12 4
Shakib Al Hasan (Ban) 2006-2015 216 17160 10461 369 7/36 10/124 28.34 3.65 46.5 14 1
JN Gillespie (Aus) 1996-2006 169 19402 10430 402 7/37 9/80 25.94 3.22 48.2 11 0
DJ Bravo (WI) 2004-2015 257 13743 10377 321 6/43 6/43 32.32 4.53 42.8 3 0
HMRKB Herath (SL) 1999-2015 138 20239 10253 347 9/127 14/184 29.54 3.03 58.3 22 4
SR Waugh (Aus) 1985-2004 493 16688 10206 287 5/28 8/169 35.56 3.66 58.1 3 0
RGD Willis (Eng) 1971-1984 154 20952 10158 405 8/43 9/92 25.08 2.90 51.7 16 0

Records includes the following recent matches:
India v West Indies at Perth, ICC Cricket World Cup 28th match, Mar 6, 2015 [ODI # 3625]
Bangladesh v Scotland at Nelson, ICC Cricket World Cup 27th match, Mar 5, 2015 [ODI # 3624]
Australia v Afghanistan at Perth, ICC Cricket World Cup 26th match, Mar 4, 2015 [ODI # 3623]
Pakistan v United Arab Emirates at Napier, ICC Cricket World Cup 25th match, Mar 4, 2015 [ODI # 3622]

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