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However, […] The former spinner is the leading wicket-taker in Test with exactly 800 Test wickets. Muttiah Muralitharan is the only bowler in the history of Test cricket to take 800 wickets. He repeated this performance against seven different opponents. In cricket, a five-wicket haul—also known as a five–for or fifer[1]—refers to a bowler taking five or more wickets in a single innings. Muttiah Muralitharan became the first bowler to take 800 Test wickets on the final day of his Test career in Galle. From among the current crop of spinners, only India’s R. Ashwin can get near his tally of 800 career wickets, believes Muttiah Muralitharan. [3] Sri Lankan cricketer Muttiah Muralitharan has the most five-wicket hauls in Test cricket,[3] and also the second-highest number of five-wicket hauls in One Day Internationals (ODI). “Nowadays, if you bowl line and length over a period of time, you will get five wickets. Ashwin can take 800 Test wickets, Lyon not good enough: Muttiah Muralitharan Currently, Lyon has 396 wickets in Test cricket while Ashwin has 377. From among the current crop of spinners, only India’s R. Ashwin can get near his tally of 800 career wickets, believes Muttiah Muralitharan. The legendary Muttiah Muralitharan has separated a current bowler who can reach his record of 800 Test wickets. In 138 innings, he has claimed 377 wickets with a staggering average of 25.54. It is guaranteed because batsmen cannot stay for long without attacking.”, ALSO READ | Vihari, Ashwin reveal how they batted Australia out. Ashwin has 377 wickets in 74 Tests at an average of 25.53 while Lyon, who is among the best Australian spinners of all-time, averages 31.98 in 99 Tests. 11 years on, his record remains unruffled, with no one even in the vicinity of his ‘800’. The legendary Muttiah Muralitharan only sees Ravichandran Ashwin achieving the 700-800 wicket mark among the current crop of spinners and feels that Nathan Lyon, who plays his 100th Test … Former Sri Lanka spinner Muttiah Muralitharan believes Ravichandran Ashwin can take 800 wickets in the longest format of the game Asian News … Muttiah Muralitharan is regarded as a legend of spin bowling. Brisbane [Australia], January 14 (ANI): Former Sri Lanka spinner Muttiah Muralitharan believes Ravichandran Ashwin can take 800 wickets in the … Muralitharan played only one series with the DRS, against India in 2008, and believes it could have added to his incredible haul of 800 if he could use the technology. “We beat them easily (India). “Ashwin has a chance because he is a great bowler. Meanwhile, he believes that India’s Ravichandran Ashwin is the only able bowler to match or venture near his legendary feat. Former Sri Lanka spinner Muttiah Muralitharan believes Ravichandran Ashwin can take 800 wickets in the longest format of the game, but Nathan Lyon is … The bowlers in my day had to do extra work to get spin and do something magic to get results. Anderson is the first pacer in the history of Test cricket to scalp 600 wickets and is also the fourth-highest wicket-taker. This is regarded as a notable achievement;[2] only five bowlers have taken more than 30 five-wicket hauls in their Test cricketing careers. As of October 2020 he has taken more wickets in Test matches than any other cricketer. First things first, it is very rare for a player to play 100+ matches in his/her career, forget 130. Muralitharan's stupendous record of 800 Test wickets remains very much intact with Shane Warne (708) and Anil Kumble (619) rounding up the top-three wicket-takers in the longest format. The legendary Muttiah Muralitharan only sees Ravichandran Ashwin achieving the 700-800 wicket mark among the current crop of spinners and feels Nathan Lyon, who plays his 100th Test … When I played, the batsmen were technically so good and wickets were flat; now, they try to finish matches in three days. Not now. Muralitharan captured his 709th, that of Paul Collingwood in the first innings, in which he took six. But in Test cricket you don’t need to do it,” he said. 8 Muttiah Muralitharan holds the World record of reaching fastest the mark of 350, 400, 450, 500, 550, 600, 650 and 700 test wickets in terms of matches played. - VIVEK BENDRE. The 48-year-old added that he would have got more wickets if the DRS system was in place during his playing days. Ashwin has now taken 192 wickets of left-handers, one more than the previous best of 191 of Sri Lanka's Muttiah Muralitharan. Speaking to … Spin legend Muttiah Muralitharan said he sees only India’s Ashwin Ravichandran coming close to his record of 800 Test wickets among the current crop of spinners. Muttiah Muralitharan retired with 800 test wickets and, as someone who provided him with seven of those, it feels right to ask him why he thinks there is a dearth of spin in the modern game. Muralitharan, M - Test Cricket, profile, statistical overview, batting graphs, bowling graphs, performances by ground, performances by opponent, performances by year, performances by series, performances by batting position, analysis of dismissals, list of innings, partnership records, man of match awards The 38-year-old is only behind Muttiah Muralitharan (800), Shane Warne (708), and Anil Kumble (619). Ashwin has now taken 192 wickets of left-handers, one more than the previous best of 191 of Sri Lanka's Muttiah Muralitharan. Fourteen of Muralitharan's five-wicket hauls were taken at the Sinhalese Sports Club Ground (SSC) in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Muttiah Muralitharan holds the World record of being the only player taking ten wickets haul in test crcket against all test playing countries. Ashwin has taken his wickets at … The former Sri Lanka right-arm bowler retired from Test cricket with 800 wickets to his name. Lyon, who will be playing his 100th Test in Brisbane starting Friday, has 396 wickets to his name while Ashwin has 377 scalps from 74 Tests so far. In 138 innings, he has claimed 377 wickets with a staggering average of 25.54. Ashwin has 375 Test wickets … Deshabandu Muttiah Muralitharan (Tamil: முத்தையா முரளிதரன், Sinhala: මුත්තයියා මුරලිදරන්; also spelt Muralidaran; born 17 April 1972) is a Sri Lankan cricket coach and former professional cricketer. He did not take any five-wicket hauls in a Twenty20 International, where his best bowling figures were 3 wickets for 29 runs. Brisbane [Australia], January 14 (ANI): Former Sri Lanka spinner Muttiah Muralitharan believes Ravichandran Ashwin can take 800 wickets in the longest format of … The Sri Lankan legend played 130 test matches to reach the feat. 11 years on, his record remains unruffled, with no one even in the vicinity of his ‘800’. [14] He retired from Test cricket in July 2010, capturing his 67th and final five-wicket haul during his last match. Muttiah Muralitharan took exactly 800 wickets in his 133 Tests, an average of 6.01 per match. [4] He played his first ODI in 1993,[16] and took his first ODI five-wicket haul in 1998 against Pakistan. India's premier off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin on Tuesday surpassed Sri Lanka legend Muttiah Muralitharan to claim a unique record in the morning session on Day 4 of the Boxing Day Test at MCG. Former Sri Lanka spinner Muttiah Muralitharan believes that India's Ravichandran Ashwin can touch his 800-wicket record in Tests. Test cricket Ravichandran Ashwin has best chance of reaching 800-wicket mark: Muttiah Muralitharan. Source: Getty Images Watch Day 1 of the fourth Test … Muttiah Muralitharan Thinks Ravichandran Ashwin Can Take 800 Test Wickets But Nathan Lyon Not Good Enough Among the active international spinners, Lyon has the most wickets - … in Test cricket, overtaking Shane Warne's record of 708 wickets. Muttiah Muralitharan says no other bowler will get to 800 Test wickets; Why Border-Gavaskar Trophy is almost as important as the Ashes; Melbourne City sign Portuguese defender Nuno Reis; NSW records zero new COVID cases as authorities contact Hotel Grand Chancellor travellers ‘We do not have capacity’ to make the Novavax vaccine, says CSL Spin legend Muttiah Muralitharan said he sees only India’s Ashwin Ravichandran coming close to his record of 800 Test wickets among the current crop of spinners. Legendary spinner Muttiah Muralitharan reckons that barring Ravichandran Ashwin, he doesn’t think any other bowler is capable of matching his all-time Test record of 800 wickets. Muralitharan, M - Test Cricket, profile, statistical overview, batting graphs, bowling graphs, performances by ground, performances by opponent, performances by year, performances by series, performances by batting position, analysis of dismissals, list of innings, partnership records, man of match awards Currently, Lyon has 396 wickets in Test … The former Sri Lanka right-arm bowler retired from Test cricket with 800 wickets to his name. Muttiah Muralitharan is a legendary former spinner from Sri Lanka who holds the record of claiming the most wickets in Test history, of 800. They bowl different variations because batsmen are coming after them. You will be out if the ball hits the wicket.”. Ashwin has 375 Test wickets to … On July 22, 2010, more than a decade ago, Muttiah Muralitharan created history by becoming the first ever bowler in Test history to breach the 800-wicket mark. The 48-year-old added that he would have got more wickets if the DRS system was in place during his playing days. Apart from that Muttiah Muralitharan’s stats improved over the years. Sri Lankan cricketer Muttiah Muralitharan has the most five-wicket hauls in Test cricket, … Averaging over six wickets per Test match, Muralitharan is one of the most successful bowlers in international cricket and the first to take 800 wickets in Tests. Sri Lanka legend and the highest wicket-taker in … [3] Making his Test debut in 1992,[11] Muralitharan took his first five-wicket haul a year later against South Africa. Sri Lanka's spin wizard Muttiah Muralitharan is the only bowler in the history of Test cricket to scalp 800 wickets. On July 22, 2010, more than a decade ago, Muttiah Muralitharan created history by becoming the first ever bowler in Test history to breach the 800-wicket mark. With DRS, they will say whether you played a shot or not. Leaving aside Ashwin and Lyon, there is a dearth of world-class spinners in the modern game. Muttiah Muralitharan Bowling Records - Get bowling records by Muttiah Muralitharan in ODIs, Tests, T20Is, First Class and Twenty Twenty Matches including ICC … Muttiah Muralitharan is the only bowler in the history of Test cricket to take 800 wickets. Muralitharan is regarded as one of the best finger spinners in the sport’s history, and comfortably holds the record for most Test wickets. Former Lankan legend achieved this feat after dismissing Pragyan Ojha at Galle in 2010, which was also his final Test match. “You have a better chance of taking wickets, which is why spinners only have to set the field properly, bowl line and length and let the pitches and batsmen do the rest. Muttiah Muralitharan reached 800 wickets in the last test match he played at the international level. International Cricket The 600 Test wickets club: Muttiah Muralitharan, Shane Warne, Anil Kumble and, now, James Anderson Only four bowlers have managed to reach the milestone in Test … To continue enjoying Sportstar, you can turn off your adblocker or subscribe to Sportstar Plus. The Sri Lanka off-spinner, 38, who made his Test debut in 1992, began his final match against India on 792 wickets. Muralitharan's stupendous record of 800 Test wickets remains very much intact with Shane Warne (708) and Anil Kumble (619) rounding up the top-three wicket-takers in the longest format. Maybe runs are less now because DRS gives the advantage to the bowler. Undoubtedly one of the finest exponents of spin bowling, Muralitharan has 800 wickets to his tally - the most for any bowler in Test cricket. “If I came round the wicket to a right-hander and if he missed the ball, there would be a 90 percent chance the ball would hit the wicket. “The problem in Test cricket is that Twenty20s and one-day internationals have changed the dynamics. Sri Lankan cricketer Muttiah Muralitharan has the most five-wicket hauls in Test cricket, and also the second-highest number of five-wicket hauls in One Day Internationals (ODI). He performed this feat against every other Test playing nation. He is close to 400 (396) but he has had to play many, many matches to get there,” Muralitharan was quoted as saying by Telegraph. [10], Muralitharan is well ahead of other bowlers by number of five-wicket hauls in Tests with 67 to his name; Australian cricketer Shane Warne ranks in second place with 37. Muralitharan's stupendous record of 800 Test wickets remains very much intact with Shane Warne (708) and Anil Kumble (619) rounding up the top-three wicket-takers in the longest format. Muttiah Muralitharan says Ravichandran Ashwin has a chance to claim 700-800 wickets, but Nathan Lyon does not. The England pacer now has 606 wickets in the longest format of the game. Meanwhile, he believes that India’s Ravichandran Ashwin is the only able bowler to match or venture near his legendary feat. “I can remember when you played us – if you hid the bat and kicked us away now, you would be out. Muttiah Muralitharan holds the World record of being the only player taking ten wickets haul in test crcket against all test playing countries. Muralitharan predicts: R Ashwin will outdo Nathan Lyon; get close to 800 record. 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Muttiah Muralitharan is a legendary former spinner from Sri Lanka who holds the record of claiming the most wickets in Test history, of 800. But umpires were judging that it was not out because it was hitting the front leg. Muttiah Muralitharan took exactly 800 wickets in his 133 Tests, an average of 6.01 per match. Brisbane, Jan 14: Former Sri Lanka spinner Muttiah Muralitharan believes Ravichandran Ashwin can take 800 wickets in the longest format of the game, but Nathan Lyon is not good enough to achieve the feat. 8 Muttiah Muralitharan holds the World record of reaching fastest the mark of 350, 400, 450, 500, 550, 600, 650 and 700 test wickets in terms of matches played. Sri Lankan great Muttiah Muralitharan tops the all-time Test wicket-takers with 800, followed by Warne on 708 with the Australian legend recently predicting Lyon could overtake them both. Muttiah Muralitharan retired with 800 Test wickets and, as someone who provided seven of them, it feels right to ask him why he thinks there is a dearth of spin in the modern game. Muralitharan's stupendous record of 800 Test wickets remains very much intact with Shane Warne (708) and Anil Kumble (619) rounding up the top-three wicket-takers in the longest format. Maybe Nathan Lyon is not good enough to reach it. [13] He was most successful against Bangladesh and South Africa, with 11 five-wicket hauls against each team. International Cricket The 600 Test wickets club: Muttiah Muralitharan, Shane Warne, Anil Kumble and, now, James Anderson Only four bowlers have managed to reach the milestone in Test … He averaged 20.80 in Test matches and 21.23 in ODIs, picking up over 1000 international wickets (653 in Tests and 405 in ODIs). 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