4 Indian Pacers With Most Bowled Wickets In International Cricket

4 Indian Pacers With Most Bowled Wickets In International Cricket

Kapil Dev, Former Indian Pacer
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Pacers are an integral part of any team during a match in the game of cricket. Whether it is a Test, ODI, or T20I, pacers are always present in the playing XI of a team and they play a prominent role in the match.

For the Indian team, there are few Indian pacers currently who are among the top performers in international cricket. In the past too, many Indian pacers managed to gain worldwide popularity with their pace attack in international cricket.

If we take a look at the top wicket-takers for India in international cricket so far, 6 are pacers while 4 are spinners in the top 10 list. While there are different ways of dismissing a batsman in the game of cricket, ‘bowled’ is one of the most fascinating forms of dismissals to watch. In this listicle, we take a look at 4 Indian pacers with the most bowled wickets in international cricket.

4 Indian Pacers With Most Bowled Wickets In International Cricket

4. Mohammed Shami – 100

Mohammed Shami
Mohammed Shami (Image Credit: Twitter)

Mohammed Shami is the 4th bowler in this list. The Indian pacer has scalped 100 bowled wickets in international cricket so far. Overall, Shami accounts for 344 wickets in international cricket and is the 10th highest wicket-taker for India currently.

The right-arm pacer has scalped 184 wickets in 51 Tests, 148 wickets in 79 ODIs, and 12 wickets in 12 T20Is. The 30-year-old player owns an average of 27.57 in Tests, 25.62 in ODIs, and 35.66 in T20Is. Shami’s economy rate in 50-overs cricket is 5.62 while in T20I cricket is 9.80.

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