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 Test Cricket - Bowling Records and Statistics - Aggregates
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  Player Country Career   Mat Wkts 5w Avg S/R   Wkts 5w Avg S/R
1 S F Barnes England 1901-1914   27 189 24 16.43 41.66   122 14 20.20 50.04
2 C V Grimmett Australia 1925-1936   37 216 21 24.22 67.19   120 11 26.70 66.19
3 Yasir Shah* Pakistan 2014-   42 224 16 30.67 57.14   119 8 28.66 56.02
4 Saeed Ajmal Pakistan 2009-2014   35 178 10 28.11 65.15   114 6 26.75 60.82
5 D W Steyn* South Africa 2004-2019   93 439 26 22.95 42.39   109 7 21.94 36.54
6 A Kumble India 1990-2008   132 619 35 29.65 65.99   108 6 24.35 63.32
7 Waqar Younis Pakistan 1989-2003   87 373 22 23.56 43.50   108 11 19.57 38.87
8 A M E Roberts West Indies 1974-1983   47 202 11 25.61 55.12   107 8 23.50 50.31
9 I T Botham England 1977-1992   102 383 27 28.40 56.96   107 10 19.61 45.76
10 R Ashwin* India 2011-   71 365 27 25.43 53.66   107 9 28.65 59.16
11 V D Philander* South Africa 2011-   64 224 13 22.32 50.85   106 9 18.75 41.24
12 W W Hall West Indies 1958-1969   48 192 9 26.39 54.28   106 7 22.36 48.72
13 W J O'Reilly Australia 1932-1946   27 144 11 22.60 69.61   106 7 23.60 75.43
14 A L Valentine West Indies 1950-1962   36 139 8 30.32 93.19   105 7 28.29 88.54
15 M W Tate England 1924-1935   39 155 7 26.16 80.79   104 6 22.12 67.28
16 E A S Prasanna India 1962-1978   49 189 10 30.38 75.94   103 7 27.99 69.22
17 S C G MacGill Australia 1998-2008   44 208 12 29.02 54.02   103 5 27.93 55.27
18 J Garner West Indies 1977-1987   58 259 7 20.98 50.85   102 1 19.43 49.10
19 Mohammad Asif Pakistan 2005-2010   23 106 7 24.45 48.83   102 7 23.35 46.92
20 P J Cummins* Australia 2011-   30 143 5 21.83 47.28   101 4 21.64 46.22
21 I R Bishop West Indies 1989-1998   43 161 6 24.29 52.59   101 6 19.28 44.28
22 C E H Croft West Indies 1977-1982   27 125 3 23.30 49.32   100 2 21.63 46.17
23 A A Mailey Australia 1920-1926   21 99 6 33.92 61.81   99 6 33.92 61.81
24 P P Ojha India 2009-2013   24 113 7 30.27 67.55   99 5 31.80 70.83
25 J R Thomson Australia 1972-1985   51 200 8 28.01 52.67   98 5 25.49 50.13
26 D K Lillee Australia 1971-1984   70 355 23 23.92 52.02   97 5 23.59 58.38
27 A A Donald South Africa 1992-2002   72 330 20 22.25 47.03   97 5 25.06 50.89
28 W A Johnston Australia 1947-1955   40 160 7 23.91 69.05   96 3 19.34 59.42
29 H J Tayfield South Africa 1949-1960   37 170 14 25.91 79.81   96 8 26.84 78.29
30 Abdur Rehman Pakistan 2007-2014   22 99 2 29.39 69.62   96 2 28.75 68.39
31 S P Gupte India 1951-1961   36 149 12 29.55 75.73   95 10 25.13 71.04
32 L R Gibbs West Indies 1958-1976   79 309 18 29.09 87.75   94 6 22.04 67.77
33 M G Johnson Australia 2007-2015   73 313 12 28.41 51.12   94 2 28.01 56.51
34 R J Harris Australia 2010-2015   27 113 5 23.52 50.76   93 5 21.57 46.05
35 B S Chandrasekhar India 1964-1979   58 242 16 29.75 65.96   93 5 27.71 68.33
36 P M Pollock South Africa 1961-1970   28 116 9 24.19 56.22   93 8 24.85 56.89
37 Fazal Mahmood Pakistan 1952-1962   34 139 13 24.71 70.75   93 8 23.86 68.56
38 Saqlain Mushtaq Pakistan 1995-2004   49 208 13 29.84 67.64   93 8 29.53 64.97
39 K Rabada* South Africa 2015-   43 197 9 22.96 40.66   92 5 24.50 42.54
40 G P Swann England 2008-2013   60 255 17 29.97 60.19   91 7 30.15 60.30
41 M H N Walker Australia 1972-1977   34 138 6 27.48 73.14   91 6 25.03 69.02
42 F S Trueman England 1952-1965   67 307 17 21.58 49.44   90 5 21.14 46.32
43 Imran Khan Pakistan 1971-1992   88 362 23 22.81 53.75   90 5 31.53 68.06
44 G F Lawson Australia 1980-1989   46 180 11 30.56 61.77   90 7 26.46 52.76
45 A A Mallett Australia 1968-1980   38 132 6 29.85 75.68   90 6 25.89 69.56
46 Mehidy Hasan Miraz* Bangladesh 2016-   22 90 7 33.12 58.96   90 7 33.12 58.96
47 S R Clark Australia 2006-2009   24 94 2 23.86 54.74   89 2 22.35 52.63
48 A Cotter Australia 1904-1912   21 89 7 28.64 52.06   89 7 28.64 52.06
49 G D McKenzie Australia 1961-1971   60 246 16 29.79 71.87   89 5 28.08 67.78
50 S Ramadhin West Indies 1950-1960   43 158 10 28.98 88.22   89 7 29.29 92.42
51 D Kaneria Pakistan 2000-2010   61 261 15 34.80 67.80   89 6 29.49 62.66

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