'I felt I couldn't put a foot wrong. I mean, I hit Muttiah Muralitharan for an inside-out shot over cover. I don't think I ever did that again in my life' Rahul Dravid on his experience at the 1999 World Cup, where he finished as the leading run-scorer:
Most of you did pretty well on this one! Muttiah MuralitharanShane WarneAnil Kumble 🏴 James Anderson 🌴 Courtney WalshDale SteynRichard HadleeWasim AkramHeath Streak Shakib al Hasan Rashid Khan ☘️ Tim Murtagh
- I made my Test and ODI debuts in 1998. - I have the second-highest number of Test wickets from an off-spinner behind Sri Lanka’s Muttiah Muralitharan. - I was the first Indian to take a hat-trick in Test cricket. Who am I?
Can you fill in the missing top Test wicket-takers? 1️⃣ Muttiah Muralitharan 2️⃣ __________ 3️⃣ __________ 4️⃣ Jimmy Anderson 5️⃣ __________ 6️⃣ Courtney Walsh 7️⃣ __________ 8️⃣ __________ 9️⃣ Kapil Dev 🔟 __________
Did you remember them all? 1️⃣ Muttiah Muralitharan – 800 2️⃣ Shane Warne – 708 3️⃣ Anil Kumble – 619 4️⃣ Jimmy Anderson – 584 5️⃣ Glenn McGrath – 563 6️⃣ Courtney Walsh – 519 7️⃣ Stuart Broad – 485 8️⃣ Dale Steyn – 439 9️⃣ Kapil Dev – 434 🔟 Rangana Herath – 433
A historic moment in the sport of cricket, as we throw it back to the day that Muttiah Muralitharan grabbed his 8⃣0⃣0⃣th test wicket! Best bowler to ever play the game?
In 2017, Muttiah Muralitharan became the first Sri Lankan to be inducted into the ICC Hall of Fame. The birthday boy told us about the most memorable moments from his career after his induction. 📹 WATCH Part I of the feature 👇
It's Muttiah Muralitharan's birthday! Murali was on fire at the Gabba in January 2003, finishing with 4-27 from his 10 overs, his best ever figures on Australian soil.
? 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!