Most wickets
Player Mat Inns Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
M Muralitharan (SL) 11 21 588.4 137 1521 90 8/70 12/225 16.90 2.58 39.2 9 5
M Ntini (SA) 10 19 358.5 61 1253 58 6/100 10/145 21.60 3.49 37.1 5 2
A Kumble (INDIA) 12 23 633.0 130 1910 57 6/78 9/146 33.50 3.01 66.6 2 0
MJ Hoggard (ENG) 14 26 521.5 117 1560 51 7/109 8/138 30.58 2.98 61.3 2 0
SK Warne (AUS) 10 20 474.4 78 1480 49 6/86 8/160 30.20 3.11 58.1 3 0
SR Clark (AUS) 8 16 305.2 81 746 42 5/55 9/89 17.76 2.44 43.6 1 0
MS Panesar (ENG) 12 21 471.2 112 1326 40 5/72 8/93 33.15 2.81 70.7 3 0
Danish Kaneria (PAK) 12 18 536.1 86 1643 40 5/181 6/131 41.07 3.06 80.4 1 0
B Lee (AUS) 10 20 364.3 71 1198 37 5/69 6/83 32.37 3.28 59.1 1 0
Umar Gul (PAK) 9 16 341.3 55 1254 36 5/65 9/164 34.83 3.67 56.9 2 0
S Sreesanth (INDIA) 7 14 247.5 59 853 35 5/40 8/99 24.37 3.44 42.4 1 0
A Flintoff (ENG) 10 19 353.5 62 1115 33 4/96 4/78 33.78 3.15 64.3 0 0
SJ Harmison (ENG) 10 18 370.0 71 1256 33 6/19 11/76 38.06 3.39 67.2 2 1
Mohammad Asif (PAK) 5 9 175.1 37 547 30 6/44 11/71 18.23 3.12 35.0 2 1
SL Malinga (SL) 10 20 266.0 36 998 30 5/68 7/130 33.26 3.75 53.2 1 0
JEC Franklin (NZ) 8 14 244.3 44 869 29 5/53 7/117 29.96 3.55 50.5 1 0
JE Taylor (WI) 7 12 234.0 46 803 28 5/50 9/95 28.67 3.43 50.1 2 0
MM Patel (INDIA) 6 12 229.0 49 680 24 4/25 7/97 28.33 2.96 57.2 0 0
DW Steyn (SA) 6 10 181.4 25 734 24 5/47 7/134 30.58 4.04 45.4 2 0
CS Martin (NZ) 8 14 246.2 44 805 24 5/37 6/101 33.54 3.26 61.5 1 0
Abdul Razzaq (PAK) 9 15 216.0 32 799 23 4/20 7/155 34.73 3.69 56.3 0 0
CD Collymore (WI) 7 13 274.1 85 644 22 5/48 7/65 29.27 2.34 74.7 1 0
DL Vettori (NZ) 8 12 231.0 43 600 21 7/130 10/183 28.57 2.59 66.0 1 1
A Nel (SA) 8 15 261.3 49 857 21 4/81 5/117 40.80 3.27 74.7 0 0
SCG MacGill (AUS) 3 6 125.5 19 436 20 8/108 9/138 21.80 3.46 37.7 1 0
SI Mahmood (ENG) 7 12 175.3 24 685 19 4/22 6/130 36.05 3.90 55.4 0 0
SM Pollock (SA) 8 16 263.2 67 762 19 4/39 7/72 40.10 2.89 83.1 0 0
Harbhajan Singh (INDIA) 7 13 301.1 46 1003 19 5/13 6/186 52.78 3.33 95.1 2 0
SE Bond (NZ) 4 7 131.4 24 471 18 5/69 7/106 26.16 3.57 43.8 1 0
GD McGrath (AUS) 5 10 208.1 65 523 18 6/50 7/103 29.05 2.51 69.3 1 0
Z Khan (INDIA) 4 8 170.3 37 633 18 4/61 7/196 35.16 3.71 56.8 0 0
IK Pathan (INDIA) 7 13 242.1 44 894 18 5/61 6/167 49.66 3.69 80.7 1 0
Shahid Nazir (PAK) 5 9 159.0 36 518 17 3/32 6/105 30.47 3.25 56.1 0 0
JH Kallis (SA) 8 13 155.1 31 491 15 3/51 3/51 32.73 3.16 62.0 0 0
MF Maharoof (SL) 11 17 211.0 37 760 15 4/52 5/122 50.66 3.60 84.4 0 0
KD Mills (NZ) 3 6 87.3 24 261 14 4/43 6/82 18.64 2.98 37.5 0 0
LE Plunkett (ENG) 5 10 139.0 26 476 14 3/17 6/60 34.00 3.42 59.5 0 0
Mohammad Rafique (BDESH) 4 7 196.5 43 525 14 5/62 9/160 37.50 2.66 84.3 1 0
CRD Fernando (SL) 4 8 104.0 24 312 13 4/48 6/117 24.00 3.00 48.0 0 0
CH Gayle (WI) 10 14 210.1 41 521 12 4/71 6/81 43.41 2.47 105.0 0 0
WPUJC Vaas (SL) 6 11 183.0 33 543 12 3/49 5/82 45.25 2.96 91.5 0 0
N Boje (SA) 7 12 255.2 43 842 12 4/111 5/182 70.16 3.29 127.6 0 0
AJ Hall (SA) 5 9 120.0 19 412 11 3/75 3/54 37.45 3.43 65.4 0 0
DJ Bravo (WI) 10 12 195.5 43 601 11 4/40 4/138 54.63 3.06 106.8 0 0
V Sehwag (INDIA) 12 10 99.5 22 256 10 3/33 4/71 25.60 2.56 59.9 0 0
FH Edwards (WI) 5 7 104.1 15 391 10 5/65 5/65 39.10 3.75 62.5 1 0
PT Collins (WI) 3 5 116.3 25 394 10 4/116 4/116 39.40 3.38 69.9 0 0
D Mohammed (WI) 3 5 106.3 13 424 10 3/98 4/186 42.40 3.98 63.9 0 0
Shahadat Hossain (BDESH) 4 7 126.3 18 509 10 5/86 5/129 50.90 4.02 75.9 1 0

Performances in matches that overlap years are credited to the year in which they occurred - this results in some unknown data, especially in regard to bowling figures

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
South Africa v India at Durban, 2nd Test, Dec 26-30, 2006 [Test # 1825]
Australia v England at Melbourne, 4th Test, Dec 26-28, 2006 [Test # 1824]
South Africa v India at Johannesburg, 1st Test, Dec 15-18, 2006 [Test # 1823]
New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Wellington, 2nd Test, Dec 15-18, 2006 [Test # 1822]
Australia v England at Perth, 3rd Test, Dec 14-18, 2006 [Test # 1821]