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List of Indian players with most five-wicket hauls in an innings in a Test match

By Arjit - March 10, 2023 - Last updated on Mar 10, 2023 06:19 PM
List of Indian players with most five-wicket hauls in an innings in a Test match

Most fifer in test match: Team India's star off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin (R Ashwin) broke the record of former leg-spinner Anil Kumble in taking the most five-wicket hauls on Indian soil in the fourth Test match being played in Ahmedabad.

Ravichandran Ashwin broke Anil Kumble's record: Team India's star off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin (R Ashwin) achieved a major achievement by taking a total of 6 wickets in the second day's play of the fourth Test match being played in Ahmedabad.

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Due to the brilliant bowling of Ashwin, the Indian team all out Australia for 480 runs in the first innings in the third session of the second day. Along with this, R Ashwin also broke the record of former leg-spinner Anil Kumble in taking the most number of five-wicket hauls on Indian soil.

IND vs AUS 4th Test: R Ashwin left behind Anil Kumble: In fact, in the fourth match against Australia, R Ashwin created history by bowling brilliantly and completing a total of 5 wickets. In this case, he beat former leg-spinner Anil Kumble and showed the feat of taking five wickets for the maximum number of 26 times on Indian soil. Along with this, Ashwin performed brilliantly by taking 5 wickets for the 32nd time in the Test against the Australia cricket team.

Bowlers with most 5 wicket hauls in Tests in their country

  1. Muttiah Muralitharan (Sri Lanka) - 45 5-wicket hauls in 73 matches
  2. Rangana Herath (Sri Lanka) - 26 5 wicket hauls in 49 matches
  3. Ravichandran Ashwin (India) - 5 wicket hauls 26 times in 56 matches
  4. Anil Kumble (India) - 5 wicket hauls 25 times in 53 matches
  5. James Anderson (Eng) - 24 5 wicket hauls

With this, R Ashwin has become the first Indian bowler to take the highest 112 wickets in Test cricket against Australia. This record was earlier in the name of leg-spinner Anil Kumble, who took 111 Test wickets.

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IND vs AUS 4th Test: R Ashwin sent pavilion to these batsmen: On the second day of the fourth and final Test match being played in Ahmedabad, R Ashwin took the wicket of Cameron Green. During this, Cameron returned to the pavilion after scoring 114 runs. With this, Ashwin got India back in the match. He dismissed Alex Carey (0) and Mitchell Starc (6). At the same time, getting Todd Murphy out LBW, Starc and Nathan Lyon caught out gave success to India.

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