Over the Last Decade, the Indian Cricket Team has done a great job in Test Cricket. On Monday at the Wankhede Stadium, India defeated New Zealand in the 2nd Test by 372 runs to win the game and take the series 2-0. India’s 14 consecutive wins at home test series.
Brilliant Spinners have always ruled Team India in Test Cricket. The Indian bowlers have done very well in Test Cricket while playing for Team India.
Over the years, we have seen bowler’s performances for India in Test Cricket at Home Test Series. In this article, we take a look at the Top 4 Bowlers with the most Test Wickets in India.
Bowlers with the most Test Wickets in India
- Anil Kumble
- Kapil Dev
- Ravichandran Aswin
- Harbhajan Singh
Anil Kumble – He is a former Indian Leg-Spinner and Cricket Coach of the Indian Team. Anil Kumble Top in the List of Top 4 Bowlers with the most Test Wickets in India with 619 Wickets in 132 Matches. In a Test match, Kumble is the only Indian bowler to have picked 10 wickets in an innings. Apart from him, In Test Cricket the two other bowlers have managed to achieve that feat.
Kapil Dev – He is a Former Fast Medium Indian Bowler known for his lethal outswingers and energetic curved run-up. Kapil Dev is the 2nd on the list with 434 Wickets in 131 matches. In 1983, under his leadership, India won their first-ever ICC World Cup.
Ravichandran Aswin – He is the right arm-off break spinner with 418 wickets in 80 matches. R Ashwin picks off the Player of the Series award for his performance. He was also outstanding in the home Test series against England.
Harbhajan Singh – He is the Former Indian specialist spinner, also known as one of the most successful off-spin bowlers of all time. Harbhajan took 417 wickets in 103 matches.
He comes first in mind when India create History as India won a Test Series against Australia by a 2-1 margin & his performance as a young spinner during the 2001 Border-Gavaskar Test series. Bhaji took 32 wickets in just 3 Tests.