What is the record for most wickets taken in an over?

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(1). Shaun Pollock took 4 wickets in his first apperance for Warwickshire against Leichestershire in 1996. (2). Chaminda Vaas in the 2003 World Cup against Bangladesh took 4 wickets in the first over. (3). Lasith Malinga took 4 wickets in 4 consecutive balls, but in two overs; last 2 balls of one over and first two balls of the next over. (4). Andrew Caddick in 2000, 4th Test against the West Indies, at Headingley, took 4 Wickets in a over. (5). Lasith malinga vs South Africa, 4 wickets on 4 consecutive Balls. (6). In 2010 World T20 Cricket Championship, Mohammed Aamer of Pakistan bowled the 20th and final over against Australia and reaped 5 wickets. However, 2 of the 5 wicket were not accredited to Aamer, as they were run outs. (7). Ken Cumming, Australian bowler in First Grade cricket in March 1944 took 5 wickets in consecutive balls. (8). South African born bowler Neil Wagner took 5 wickets in an over in a First Class match in New Zealand against Wellington on 6th April 2011.(9) Ansh bowled the over in 2011 in which he picked up 5 wickets
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Who has taken most wickets in a single test series?

The record for the greatest number of wickets taken in a Test series is 49, set in a five-Test rubber by Syd Barnes. The series took place between December 1913 and March 1914. These 49 wickets came in just the first four matches of the Test tour, as he was rested for the fifth Test. His innings by innings bowling figures for each of the innings in which he bowled in the Test series (along with the cumulative total of number of wickets taken on the tour), are: 1st Test: 5-57, 5-48 (10) 2nd Test: 8-56, 9-103 (27) 3rd Test: 3-26, 5-102 (35) 4th Test: 7-56, 7-88 (49) The figures that Barnes took in the second Test, a composite of 17-159, comprised the best bowling figures in any match of all time at that point, and remained so for 43 years, until passed by Jim Laker's match figures of 19-90 in 1956.

Who has taken 10 wickets in an innings in test match?

Jil Laker of England took 9 wkts in first inning and 10 wkts in second inning against Australia in 1955-56 at Headigley, England. Anil Kumble was also succeeded to took 10 out of 10 in 1999 against Pakistan at Delhi.

What number of wickets taken by murli in tests?

Muthaiah Muralitharan has a total of 783 wickets in test matches and 512 wickets in ODIs. He is the highest wicket taker in test matches and the highest wicket taker if you sum up the total wickets taken in both forms of the game.

Who took 6 wickets in one over?

Well I heard 5 wickets in an over by Mohammed Amir against Austrailia 3 wickets 2 run outs but not six wickets in an over.

What is the term for three wickets taken in consecutive balls at cricket?

A hat-trick . The term "hat-trick" is also applied to other feats involving three successes. The original bowler to take three wickets with successive deliveries was HH Stephenson in 1958. A collection was arranged among the spectators, and the player was presented with a hat bought with the money.

How many bowlers have taken 500 wickets?

There are only a few bowlers who have more than 500 wickets in their tally. they are: . Muthaiah Muralitharan . Shane Warne . Courtney Walsh . Anil Kumble . Wasim Akram . Waquar Younis . Here 500 includes a tally of wickets in both Tests and ODIs. Only the top 3 in the list above have more than 500 wickets in test cricket alone.

Who has taken the most wickets in a One-Day International?

The best bowling figures for an individual in a One-Day International match are 8-19, achieved by Sri Lankan Chaminda Vaas against Zimbabwe on December 8, 2001. Zimbabwe's total score of 38 all out was, at the time, the lowest One-Day International score on record, and remains the third lowest as of 2011.

Which bowlers have taken ten wickets in an innings of a Test match?

Two men have taken all ten wickets in a single innings in a Test match. The first was Jim Laker, who recorded figures of 10-53 in the second innings of a Test match against England in 1956. The second instance came during the 1998-99 season, in a Test match between India and Pakistan. India's Anil Kumble, who had taken figures of 4-75 in the first innings of the match, completed the match by taking second-innings figures of 10-74, bowling Pakistan out for 207 runs, and securing a 212-run victory for India.

Who has taken the most wickets in a single test match?

Jim Laker will always be remembered for his bowling in the Test match at Old Trafford in 1956, when he took 19 Australian wickets for 90, 9 for 37 in the first innings and 10 for 53 in the second. No other bowler has taken more than seventeen wickets in a first-class match, let alone in a Test match. The feat is unique and, rash though it may seem to say, may well remain so. for more : http://www.cricinfo.com/ci/content/player/16172.html

Who has taken Most wickets in an over in any form of cricket?

Lasith malinga In any cricket, a Stuart Woodcock, took a wicket with every ball of an over in either 1977 or 78, 4 bowled, 2 caught by the keeper. This was in an U15 or U16 school game for Sandbach School, at Sandbach School. At the time I believe it was the first recorded instance of this happening, certainly in the UK. It made the national papers. I have since read a book suggesting someone took 9 consecutive wickets, clearly over 2 overs in a school game in South Africa.

How many wickets has Kevin Pietersen taken in his career?

Kevin Pietersen has taken 5 Test wickets for England, 7 One-Day International wickets, and one 20-20 wicket. In first-class matches Pietersen has taken 62 wickets in the four-day format, 41 in one-day matches, and 17 in 20-20 games.

Which bowler got most wickets in ipl?

Lasith Malinga is the highest wicket taker ever in the IPL with 59 wickets. R P Singh is the next highest wicket taker ever with 58 wickets. See the related link below.

Who got sachins wicket most?

Brett Lee 14 times in all the international format. Murali ,McGrath & Pollock are next with 13. Among current players Anderson has got him 10 times.

What is three consecutive wicket taken called in cricket?

A hat-trick or hat trick in sports is the achievement of a positive feat threetimes or more during a game, or other achievements based on threes.The term was first used in 1858 in cricket to describe HH Stephenson 's feat of taking three wickets with three consecutive deliveries . A collection was held for Stephenson, and he waspresented with a hat bought with the proceeds

How many wickets has Mitchell Johnson taken?

Full name Mitchell Guy Johnson Born November 2, 1981, Townsville, Queensland Current age 32 years 258 days Major teams Australia, Australia A, Kings XI Punjab,MumbaiIndians, Queensland, Western Australia Nickname Midge, Notch Playing role Bowler Batting style Left-hand bat Bowling style Left-arm fast Height 1.89 m . Batting and fielding averages. Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St Tests . 59. 88. 14. 1637. 123*. 22.12. 2808. 58.29. 1. 8. 194. 27. 22. 0. ODIs . 136. 79. 27. 829. 73*. 15.94. 900. 92.11. 0. 2. 67. 19. 29. 0. T20Is . 30. 17. 7. 109. 28*. 10.90. 95. 114.73. 0. 0. 8. 3. 5. 0. First-class . 101. 146. 27. 2679. 123*. 22.51. 2. 12. 32. 0. List A . 165. 94. 33. 983. 73*. 16.11. 1120. 87.76. 0. 2. 33. 0. Twenty20 . 70. 35. 16. 244. 30. 12.84. 220. 110.90. 0. 0. 19. 8. 17. 0. Bowling averages. Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10 Tests . 59. 113. 13227. 7240. 264. 8/61. 12/127. 27.42. 3.28. 50.1. 15. 12. 3. ODIs . 136. 133. 6647. 5384. 208. 6/31. 6/31. 25.88. 4.85. 31.9. 8. 3. 0. T20Is . 30. 30. 656. 797. 38. 3/15. 3/15. 20.97. 7.28. 17.2. 0. 0. 0. First-class . 101. 20571. 11516. 406. 8/61. 28.36. 3.35. 50.6. 22. 17. 4. List A . 165. 8277. 6661. 246. 6/31. 6/31. 27.07. 4.82. 33.6. 10. 3. 0. Twenty20 . 70. 69. 1523. 1918. 83. 3/15. 3/15. 23.10. 7.55. 18.3. 0. 0. 0.