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List of international cricket five-wicket hauls by Graeme Swann

Graeme Swann , a right-arm off-spinner , representing the England Cricket Team in 60 Tests , 79 One Day Internationals (ODI), and 39 Twenty20 Internationals (T20I) between 2000 and 2013. [2] He took eighteen five-wicket hauls In international cricket – seventeen in Tests and one in ODIs. [2] [3] In cricket, a five-wicket haul (also known as a “five-for” or “fifer”) [4] refers to a bowler taking five or more wickets in a single innings . This is regarded as a notable achievement, [5] and only 42 bowlers-have taken more than 15 five-wicket hauls at international level In Their cricketing careers as of July 2015. [3] The English cricket journalist Scyld Berry Described Swann as “the best off-break bowler That England-have Had for more than half a century “, and” the most effective spinner that England had limited-overs teams have ever had “. [6] Swann claimed 255 wickets in Test cricket, second only to Derek Underwood (297) among English spin bowlers. [7] [3] The English cricket journalist Scyld Berry described Swann as “the best off-break bowler that England has had for more than half a century,” and “the most effective spinner that England’s limited-overs teams have ever had.” [6] Swann claimed 255 wickets in Test cricket, second only to Derek Underwood (297) among English spin bowlers. [7] [3] The English cricket journalist Scyld Berry described Swann as “the best off-break bowler that England has had for more than half a century,” and “the most effective spinner that England’s limited-overs teams have ever had.” [6] Swann claimed 255 wickets in Test cricket, second only to Derek Underwood (297) among English spin bowlers. [7] Continue reading “List of international cricket five-wicket hauls by Graeme Swann”