In 1956, England spin bowler Jim Laker took 19 wickets for 90 runs (19-90) which set not only the Test record for best match figures but also the first-class one. Laker's second innings analysis of 10-53 was the first occasion of a bowler taking all ten wickets in a Test match innings and they remain the best innings figures. Indian Leg-spinner Anil Kumble is the only other bowler to have taken 10 wickets in an innings, claiming 10-74 against Pakistan in 1999.
anil kumble took most wickets. he bagged 619 wickets in tests. only bowler to take 10 wickets in 1 innings.
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Wasim Akram has taken 122 wickets in 77 Matches at Sharjah, that's record for most wickets by a bowler on a single venue.
The most wicket record in one day international is held by the Indian fast bowler Anil Kumble in which he took 10 wickets against Pakistan.
Sohail Tanvir,from Rajasthan Royals, with 22 wickets, got the purple cap for most wickets in the first edition of IPL in 2007
Will Right holds the record, pitching 680 innings total for the Cincinnati Reds during the 1898 season.
Muthiah Muralidharan holds the record for most no of wickets in Test and ODI i.e. 812&515 respectively
Cy Young had 25.1 consecutive no-hit innings in 1904 for the red sox.