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Muthaiya Muralitharan best bowler in the world, popularly known as Murali, is a Sri Lankan cricketer who was ranked the greatest Test match bowler of all time in 2002 by Wisden Cricketers Almanac.
Muttiah Muralitharan is a Sri Lankan cricketer he is the world number one bowler because of his unbelievable records
Muthaiya Muralitharan holds several world records and has many firsts:
Most Test wickets (800 wickets till 22 July 2010).
Most ODI international wickets, wickets till 22 July 2010).
The highest number of international wickets in Test matches, ODIs and Twenty20 combined (1320 wickets as of 22 July 2010).
The most frequently performed 5-wicket in an innings at Test level (67).
The feat of taking the most number of ten wickets in a match at the Test level (22).
He is the only player to take 10 wickets / match against all Test playing countries.
Fastest 350 in terms of matches played and 800 Test wickets, (actually the only bowler to take more than 708 wickets).
The only player to take 10 wickets in a Test match in four consecutive matches. He has done the feat twice.
The only bowler to take 50 or more wickets against each country playing the country.
Only Muralitharan and Jim Laker (England) are bowlers who have taken two 9 wickets in an innings of a Test match.
7 wickets in an innings against most countries (5).
Most Test wickets as Bold (157), Stumped (41) and Catch and Ball (31). Muralitharan Savara Bolding (B Muralitharan) is the most common method of getting out in Test cricket (except run out).
Most successful bowler / fielder combination (non-wicket keeper) - C. Mahela Jayawardene b.
Muthiah Muralitharan (67)
Best Player of the Series (Man of the Series) award (11), most times in Test cricket.
One of only six bowlers to have dismissed all eleven batsmen in a Test match. Other bowlers have been Jim Laker, Srinivasaraghavan Venkataraghavan, Geoff Dymock, Abdul Qadir and Waqar Younis.
Most Test wickets on a field.
Muralitharan is the only bowler to take more than 100 Test wickets at three venues, the Sinhalese Sports Club Ground in Colombo, the Asagiriya Stadium in Kandy and the Galle International Stadium in Galle.
The only bowler to take 75 or more wickets on three occasions in a calendar year, who did this in 2000, 2001 and 2006.
Highest number of Ducks in international cricket (zero out) (Test + ODI + Twenty20): 59 Ducks in total.