England's Jim Laker was the first cricketer to take all ten wickets in an innings, in a Test match against Australia at Old Trafford in 1956. Laker finished with the amazing figures of 10/53 in the second innings, outdoing his incredible 9/37 in the first innings. No other bowler has taken more than 17 wickets in a first-class match or a Test match.
A single bowler taking 5 wickets in an innings is called "a 5 wicket haul"
Took five wickets means taking 5 or 5+ wickets by a single bowler in an innings.
Glan McGrath (Australia)-2003, Andy Bichel (Australia)-2003 & Winston Davis (West Indies)-1983.
Brian Lara. He got 500 not out. He also scored the highest single test match innings with 400.
A single bowler taking ten wickets in a Test match has taken a ten-fer.
Brian Charles Lara.