Who took 800 wickets?

Averaging over six wickets per Test match, Muralitharan is widely regarded as the most successful and one of the greatest bowlers in the history of the sport. He is the only bowler to take 800 Test wickets and more than 530 One Day International (ODI) wickets.

Who has taken 700 Test wickets?

Shane Warne gave his beloved Melbourne home crowd a Boxing Day to remember in 2006, claiming his 700th Test wicket against the old enemy – England – on the first day of the fourth Ashes Test at the MCG.

Who is Murali's 800th wicket?

So anxious was Murali that, he revealed, he implored Ishant Sharma, who ultimately remained unbeaten, to “whack one and get out” and become his 800th wicket. Ishant refused, but thankfully for Murali, Pragyan Ojha nicked one to Mahela Jayawardene and he finished with 800 wickets – the most by a bowler in Test history.

Who took 600 wickets in Test cricket?

On this day in 2005: Shane Warne becomes first bowler to collect 600 Test wickets. Warne is still the second-highest wicket-taker in Test cricket and is behind Sri Lanka ace spinner Muttiah Muralitharan who ended his career with 800 Test wickets.

Who took 1000 wickets?

"Shane Warne was a colourful character and he redefined the term bowling. He has taken more than 1000 international wickets. Not many can achieve this rare feat.

Muttiah Muralitharan's 800th wicket

Who has taken 1000 Test wickets?

Muthiah Muralidaran, Shane Warne only bowlers to claim more than 1000 wickets in international cricket
  • Former Sri Lanka spinner Muthiah Muralidaran has claimed the most wickets in international cricket.
  • Australian legend Shane Warne features second on the list for most wickets in international cricket.

Who took 5 wickets in 6 balls?

Bowler takes a 5-wicket haul within 6 balls for 1st time in T20I cricket history. Bahrain's Rizwan Butt on Wednesday became the first player to take a five-wicket haul in T20I cricket within six consecutive deliveries. Rizwan achieved the feat against Singapore in a T20I in Bangi, Malaysia.

Who took 6 wickets in 6 balls?

Bowler produces 'perfect over' with 6 wickets in 6 balls. In a rare instance, a bowler named Aled Carey produced the 'perfect over' by taking six wickets in six balls while playing club cricket in Australia.

Who took 250 wickets?

When veteran India bowler Jhulan Goswami took her first wicket of the English innings on Wednesday after dismissing Tammy Beaumont on 1, she became the first cricketer to take 250 wickets in Women's ODIs.

Who was Warnes 700th wicket?

Shane Warne took his 700th Test wicket when he removed Andrew Strauss with a gem of a delivery during the 2006-07 Ashes.

Who took fastest 100 wicket?

Afghanistan cricket team's star spinner Rashid Khan has taken the fastest 100 wickets in ODI cricket so far, scalping a century of wickets in just 44 matches. The closest to him is Australian pace bowler Mitchell Starc, who managed to attain the milestone in 52 games.

Who took fastest 10 wickets?

5 Which bowlers took 10 Wickets in an Innings? Jim Laker, Anil Kumble, and Ajaz Patel are the three cricketers who took 10 wickets in an innings in a test match. The stunt got achieved in 1956, 1999, and 2021 respectively. Anil Kumble holds the record for getting 10 wickets in a single inning of a test match.

Who took fastest 300 wickets in ODI?

Brett Lee leads the list of top 10 bowlers to reach the fastest 300 ODI wickets. He took just 171 innings to achieve this feat. He is followed by Waqar Younis who reached this mark in 186 innings.

Who took 400 wickets in Test?

Twenty-five years ago Wednesday, New Zealand's Sir Richard Hadlee became the first player in history to claim 400 Test wickets when he dismissed India's Sanjay Manjrekar in Christchurch on February 4, 1990.

Who has taken fastest 300 Test wickets?

Indian spinner Ravichandran Ashwin is the fastest to cross the 300-wicket mark (54 Tests), while the late West Indian player Malcolm Marshall has the best bowling average (20.94) among those who have achieved the milestone.

Who hit 1st six in cricket?

The first six in international cricket was hit by Australian batsman Joe Darling in 1898, almost 21 years after the first Test was played. Back then, a six had to be hit out of the ground as hits over the boundary counted as five.

Who hit 1st ball six in test?

West Indies opener Chris Gayle is the only batsman to smash a six off the first ball of a test match. Gayle achieved the feat against Bangladesh in Mirpur in November 2012, when he smashed 18 in the first over, which was bowled by debutant off-spinner Sohag Gazi.

What is the fastest 50 in cricket?

AB de Villiers holds the record for the fastest 50 in ODI cricket. He took just 16 balls to reach 50 against the West Indies at Johannesburg, 2015.

Who hit 6 fours in 6 balls?

#1 Sandeep Patil (IND) vs England (1982, Manchester)

The stylish middle-order batter was the first ever batter to achieve the feat of hitting 6 fours in an over. Patil did it in Test cricket when cricket did not have too many power hitters helped by modern equipment.

Who has taken 2 6 wicket haul?

Ajantha Mendis of Sri Lanka is the only bowler to have taken two six-wicket hauls in T20Is.

Who scored 6 balls 6 fours?

4, 4, 4, 4, 4, 4: Brook smashes six fours in an over during England's record-breaking day against Pakistan - Watch.

Who scored fastest 8000 in test?

Steve Smith is the first player to reach 8000 Test runs with an average over 60 (60.1 when he reached 8000). Previous highest: Sobers 59.2. Others to reach 8000 averaging over 55: Tendulkar 57.9; Dravid 57.5; Sangakkara 57.1; Kallis 56.7; Ponting 56.3; Miandad 55.9.

Who is the fastest to 500 Test wickets?

Only 7 bowlers have ever managed to reach the 500 wicket mark in test match cricket. Muttiah Muralitharan leads the pack followed by India's Anil Kumble and Australia's Shane Warne.