How many wickets did Muralitharan take in Sri Lanka?
In Sri Lanka His record is exceptional – 234 wickets at 14.51 runs in 46 matches.
Who was the top most spin bowler in the world *?
Updates on the Best Spin Bowlers in World Cricket Right Now – 2022.
- Tabraiz Shamsi – South Africa.
- Rashid Khan – Afghanistan.
- Ashton Agar – Australia.
- Adil Rashid – England.
- Ravindra Jadeja – India.
- Mujeeb Ur Rahman – Afghanistan.
- Adam Zampa – Australia.
- Ravichandran Ashwin – India.
How many wickets does Muralitharan take in a Test match?
Averaging over six wickets per Test, Muralitharan is one of the most successful bowlers in the game. Muralitharan held the number one spot in the International Cricket Council’s player rankings for Test bowlers for a record period of 1,711 days spanning 214 Test matches.
Is Muttiah Muralitharan a good bowler?
Deshabandu Muttiah Muralitharan (Tamil: முத்தையா முரளிதரன், Sinhala: මුත්තයියා මුරලිදරන්; also spelt Muralidaran; born 17 April 1972) is a Sri Lankan cricket coach and former cricketer who was rated the greatest Test match bowler ever by Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack in 2002.
When did Sri Lankan cricketer Muralitharan retire?
He retired from Test cricket in 2010, registering his 800th and final wicket on 22 July 2010 from his final ball in his last Test match. Muralitharan holds the world record for the most wickets in both test and one-day cricket. In 2017, he became the only Sri Lankan to be inducted into the ICC Hall of Fame.
How old was Muttiah Muralitharan when he made his debut?
On 28 August 1992 at the age of 20, Muralitharan made his debut against Australia at the Khettarama Stadium and claimed 3 for 141. Craig McDermott was his first Test wicket. His freakish action and his angular run-up showed that this was no run-of-the-mill spinner.