Test Cricket - Bowling Records and Statistics - Outstanding Performances
Players Taking Most 10 Wickets in a Match
  Player Country Mat O M R W Avg Best 5w 10w
1 M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 133 7339.5 1792 18180 800 22.73 16/220 67 22
2 S K Warne Australia 145 6784.1 1762 17995 708 25.42 12/128 37 10
3 R J Hadlee New Zealand 86 3460.4 809 9611 431 22.30 15/123 36 9
4 H M R K B Herath Sri Lanka 93 4332.1 816 12157 433 28.08 14/184 34 9
5 A Kumble India 132 6808.2 1575 18355 619 29.65 14/149 35 8
6 R Ashwin* India 86 3848.1 794 10666 442 24.13 13/140 30 7
7 S F Barnes England 27 1312.1 356 3106 189 16.43 17/159 24 7
8 C V Grimmett Australia 37 2408.3 736 5231 216 24.22 14/199 21 7
9 D K Lillee Australia 70 2834.1 652 8493 355 23.92 11/123 23 7
10 Imran Khan Pakistan 88 3106 727 8258 362 22.81 14/116 23 6
11 D L Underwood England 86 3463 1239 7674 297 25.84 13/71 17 6
12 Abdul Qadir Pakistan 67 2810.2 608 7742 236 32.81 13/101 15 5
13 A V Bedser England 51 2424.4 574 5876 236 24.90 14/99 15 5
14 Harbhajan Singh India 103 4763.2 869 13537 417 32.46 15/217 25 5
15 D W Steyn* South Africa 93 3101.2 660 10077 439 22.95 11/60 26 5
16 Waqar Younis Pakistan 87 2704 516 8788 373 23.56 13/135 22 5
17 Wasim Akram Pakistan 104 3771.1 871 9779 414 23.62 11/110 25 5
18 I T Botham England 102 3549.3 788 10878 383 28.40 13/106 27 4
19 Fazal Mahmood Pakistan 34 1639 563 3434 139 24.71 13/114 13 4
20 M D Marshall West Indies 81 2930.4 613 7876 376 20.95 11/89 22 4
21 M Ntini South Africa 101 3472.2 759 11242 390 28.83 13/132 18 4
22 K Rabada* South Africa 55 1725.2 350 5773 257 22.46 13/144 12 4
23 T Richardson England 14 790 191 2220 88 25.23 13/244 11 4
24 C E L Ambrose West Indies 98 3683.5 1001 8502 405 20.99 11/84 22 3
25 J M Anderson* England 175 6250.5 1621 17491 667 26.22 11/71 32 3
26 S C J Broad* England 159 5330.2 1252 15720 566 27.77 11/121 19 3
27 A A Donald South Africa 72 2586.3 661 7344 330 22.25 12/139 20 3
28 M G Johnson Australia 73 2666.5 514 8891 313 28.41 12/127 12 3
29 N M Lyon* Australia 110 4763.5 923 14047 438 32.07 13/154 20 3
30 G D McGrath Australia 124 4874.4 1470 12186 563 21.64 10/27 29 3
31 G D McKenzie Australia 60 2629.5 547 7328 246 29.79 10/91 16 3
32 W J O'Reilly Australia 27 1588 585 3254 144 22.60 11/129 11 3
33 Saqlain Mushtaq Pakistan 49 2345 541 6206 208 29.84 10/155 13 3
34 G P Swann England 60 2558.1 493 7642 255 29.97 10/132 17 3
35 F S Trueman England 67 2447.4 522 6625 307 21.58 12/119 17 3
36 D L Vettori New Zealand 113 4802.2 1197 12441 362 34.37 12/149 20 3
37 C A Walsh West Indies 132 5003.1 1144 12684 519 24.44 13/55 22 3
38 Yasir Shah* Pakistan 48 2375.5 359 7657 244 31.38 14/184 16 3
39 B S Chandrasekhar India 58 2549.1 584 7199 242 29.75 12/104 16 2
40 A K Davidson Australia 44 1662.3 431 3819 186 20.53 12/124 14 2

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