Anderson Breaks Record For Most Test Wickets By A Fast Bowler
Fakhir Rizvi 5 months ago Wed 12th September 2018 | 12:42 AM
London, Sept 11 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - APP - 11th Sep, 2018 ) :England's James Anderson broke the record for the most Test wickets by a fast bowler on Tuesday, claiming his 564th scalp to overtake Australia great Glenn McGrath.
England won the match by 118 runs and the series 4-1.
Retired spin bowlers occupy the top three places on the overall list of Test wicket-takers -- Sri Lankan off-spinner Muttiah Muralitharan took 800 wickets, ahead of Australia's Shane Warne (708) and India's Anil Kumble (619).