#OnThisDay in 2010, a fairy-tale ending to Muttiah Muralitharan's Test career, who took his 800th wicket off his final ball in the format
Glenn McGrath is the leading wicket-taker in the history of World Cups with 71 wickets. #CWC19 has seen Lasith Malinga move into 3rd on the list behind his former teammate Muttiah Muralitharan. #FuelTheFire
👉 Most wickets in Tests: 800 👉 Most wickets in ODIs: 534 He represented in 487 games before finishing a spectacular career with 1,347 international wickets, including 77 five-fors and a career-best spell of 9/51. Happy birthday to legendary spinner Muttiah Muralitharan!
#OnThisDay in 2010, the legendary Muttiah Muralitharan signed off from Test cricket. He claimed his record 800th wicket with his final ball by dismissing Pragyan Ohja in a 10 wicket win for Sri Lanka against India in Galle.
On his birthday, watch the moment Muttiah Muralitharan became the first Sri Lanka player to be inducted in the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame, receiving his cap from David Richardson last year at #CT17 ! 👏
He's the leading wicket taker in Test (800) & ODI (534) history - Muttiah Muralitharan'>Happy Birthday Muttiah Muralitharan! What's your favourite Murali moment?
With best figures of 9/51 and 800 test wickets, Happy Birthday to former Sri Lanka bowler Muttiah Muralitharan