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 Test Cricket - Bowling Records and Statistics - Aggregates
Players Taking Most Career Wickets in 1st Innings of Match
  Player Country Mat Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Avg Best 5w S/R E/R
1 Muralitharan, M Sri Lanka 69 2302.1 509 6089 230 26.47   9/51 18 60.06 2.64
2 Hadlee, R J New Zealand 56 1496.3 338 4301 194 22.17   9/52 18 49.38 2.69
3 Anderson, J M* England 73 1661.4 410 4708 184 25.59   6/40 9 54.18 2.83
4 Kumble, A India 69 2135.0 463 5796 168 34.50   7/48 10 76.25 2.71
5 Walsh, C A West Indies 73 1658.3 356 4384 158 27.75   6/54 9 62.98 2.64
6 Warne, S K Australia 64 1518.0 366 4311 156 27.63   7/23 6 58.38 2.84
7 Broad, S C J* England 65 1388.4 330 4127 154 26.80   8/15 6 54.10 2.97
8 Kapil Dev India 67 1736.4 386 5007 151 33.16   8/85 7 69.01 2.88
9 McGrath, G D Australia 56 1259.0 367 3256 142 22.93   8/38 7 53.20 2.59
10 Ambrose, C E L West Indies 56 1319.4 379 2972 140 21.23   7/25 8 56.56 2.25
11 Waqar Younis Pakistan 47 896.0 161 3018 131 23.04   6/34 8 41.04 3.37
12 Pollock, S M South Africa 51 1183.3 378 2594 131 19.80   6/30 5 54.21 2.19
13 Steyn, D W South Africa 49 941.3 210 2941 130 22.62   6/8 6 43.45 3.12
14 Wasim Akram Pakistan 61 1379.0 350 3501 130 26.93   6/48 5 63.65 2.54
15 Botham, I T England 44 1185.0 265 3632 130 27.94   6/34 11 56.03 2.99
16 Imran Khan Pakistan 39 938.2 226 2425 123 19.72   8/58 7 46.83 2.53
17 Ntini, M South Africa 53 1104.5 228 3699 122 30.32   6/59 6 54.34 3.35
18 Harbhajan Singh India 59 1693.2 270 5101 122 41.81   7/62 9 83.28 3.01
19 Marshall, M D West Indies 49 959.4 175 2783 114 24.41   6/32 4 50.51 2.90
20 Khan, Z India 49 1125.1 231 3689 113 32.65   5/29 3 59.74 3.28
21 Vaas, W P U J C Sri Lanka 55 1262.0 277 3595 112 32.10   7/120 3 67.61 2.85
22 Lyon, N M* Australia 46 1108.3 175 3425 105 32.62   8/50 3 63.34 3.09
23 Ashwin, R* India 37 1061.4 194 2948 102 28.90   7/103 6 62.45 2.78
24 Roach, K A J* West Indies 45 944.3 210 2913 101 28.84   5/8 3 56.11 3.08
25 Bedser, A V England 30 1029.1 249 2236 100 22.36   7/49 6 66.61 2.01
26 Garner, J West Indies 37 761.5 204 1970 99 19.90   6/56 3 46.17 2.59
27 Sharma, I* India 51 1068.5 230 3255 99 32.88   6/51 4 64.78 3.05
28 Lillee, D K Australia 33 763.2 182 2226 98 22.71   6/26 7 49.96 2.73
29 Donald, A A South Africa 35 815.1 189 2333 98 23.81   6/53 6 49.91 2.86
30 Abdul Qadir Pakistan 39 973.4 199 2768 95 29.14   9/56 6 62.34 2.80

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