Muthiah Muralidaran cricket records

Muthiah Muralidaran of Sri Lanka holds 10 cricket records known to us.

Most Wickets in Test Cricket

800 wickets in 133 matches

Most Wickets in One day Cricket

534 wickets in 350 matches

Most Wickets in Test Cricket in 2000

75 wickets in 10 matches

Most Wickets in Test Cricket in 2001

80 wickets in 12 matches

Most Wickets in Test Cricket in 2006

90 wickets in 11 matches

Muthiah Muralidaran is a bowler of Sri Lanka cricket team. He has played 133 test matches and taken 800 wickets in 230 innings at bowling average of 22.72, with economy of 2.47 and bowling strike rate of 55. His personal best in a Test match is 16 wickets for 220 runs. His best performance in an inning is 9 wickets for 51 runs. 67 times he has taken 5+ wickets and 22 times he has taken 10+ wickets in Test cricket.

He took 7 wickets for 30 runs in his best ODI bowling. His bowling economy in one-day cricket is 3.93 in 341 matches. He has taken 534 wickets at strike rate of 35.2 and bowling average of 23.08, which includes 15 times 4 wicket haul and 10 times 5 wicket haul.

His Twenty20 best bowling is 3 wickets for 29 runs. He has taken 13 wickets in 12 T20 matches at economy of 6.31, with bowling average of 22.84 and bowling strike rate of 21.6. He has never taken 4+ wickets in Twenty20 cricket.

He has played 133 test matches and scored 1261 runs in 164 innings, with 0 centuries and 1 half-centuries, at batting average of 11.67 and his personal best of 67 runs.

His highest score in one-day cricket is 33*. His one-day career includes 0 hundreds and 0 half-centuries in his 674 runs scored in 162 matches, at an average of 6.8 and strike rate of 77.56%.

He has hit 1 runs in 2 Twenty20 matches, with highest score of 1 and 0 centuries at an average of 0.5 and strike rate of 20. He has scored 0 half centuries and hit 0 sixes and 0 fours in Twenty20 cricket.