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Top 10 Bowlers with Maximum Test Wickets against England in Tests


  • England is considered as a rugged team since the nineteenth century. Few bowlers got success against this robust team. We will discuss today about those players.

    10. Terry Alderman (Australia):  This right hand fast medium Ausie player is at the bottom of this list (10th position) with 100 wickets against England with the average of 21.17.he fooled England with his medium pace ball.

    9. Sir Curtly Ambrose (West Indies):   The Caribbean Sir Curtly Ambrose got 100 wickets against England with an average of 19.31. This right Handed fast bowler played total 19 matches against England. He is at 9th position in our list.

    8. Malcolm Marshall (West Indies): Another Caribbean Player Malcolm Marshall is at number 8 in this list. He played total 18 matches against England. He took 100 Test Wickets against them with average of 17.46 in his test career.

    7. Jeff Thompson (Australia): The Ausie Right arm fast bowler Jeff Thompson took 100 test wickets with average of 24.18 against England in his career. He played total 21 matches against them. He is at 7th rank in our list. 

    6. Charlie Turner (Australia):  Charlie Turner, the Australian right arm medium fast is at 6th position. He struck 101 England wickets with average of 16.53. He played 17 matches against England in his test career.

    5. William Joseph O’Reilly (Australia): William Joseph O’Reilly, also known as ‘Tiger’ played is at 5th position. He took 102 wickets with average of 25.36. He played total 19 matches against England in his test career.

    4. Dennis Lille (Australia):  Dennis Lillee began his career as a tearaway fast bowler but career-threatening injuries forced him to reassess his body and pace bowling. He played total 19 matches against England. He took 102 wickets against them with average of 20.73. He is standing at 4th position in this list.

    3. Muttiah Muralitharan (Sri Lanka):  This stunner Sri Lankan bowler, Muttiah Muralitharan is at number 3 in this list. He played 14 matches only against England in his test career. He took 102 wickets with average of 19.37.

    2. Shane Warne (Australia):  Warne brought leg spin out from a dusty closet and made it fashionable again. He is standing at 2nd position. He played total 21 matches against England. He took 106 wickets with average of 22.23.

    1. Glenn McGrath (Australia):  One of the best swing bowlers in the cricket history, considered as Swing Legend, Glenn McGrath is at top of this list. He fooled English batsmen for 106 times strike down their wickets with the average of 19.68.

     

     

    Player Name

    Country

    Wickets

    Glenn McGrath

    Australia

    106

    Shane Warne

    Australia

    106

    Muttiah Muralitharan

    Sri Lanka

    102

    Dennis Lille

    Australia

    102

    William Joseph O’Reilly

    Australia

    102

    Charlie Turner

    Australia

    101

    Jeff Thompson

    Australia

    100

    Malcolm Marshall

    West Indies

    100

    Sir Curtly Ambrose

    West Indies

    100

    Terry Alderman

    Australia

    100

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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