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List of international cricket five-wicket hauls by Muttiah Muralitharan

In cricket , a five-wicket haul -also known as a five-for or fifer [1] -refers to a bowler taking five or more wickets in a single innings . This is regarded as a notable achievement, [2]and fewer than 30 bowlers have taken more than 15 five-wicket hauls in their cricketing careers test. [3] Sri Lankan cricketer Muttiah Muralitharan has the most five-wicket hauls in Test cricket , [3] and also the second-highest number of five-wicket hauls in One Day Internationals (ODI). [4] However, He has not taken a five-wicket haul in a Twenty20 International , [5] where his best bowling figures remain at 3 wickets for 29 runs. [6] One of the most experienced bowlers in international cricket, Muralitharan is the leading wager taker in both Tests [7] and ODIs. [8] He Was Declared as the “best bowler ever” in Test cricket by the Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack in 2002 [9] and the Sri Lankan team HAS Heavily depended on the off spinner for wickets. [10] [6] One of the most experienced bowlers in international cricket, Muralitharan is the leading wager taker in both Tests [7] and ODIs. [8] He Was Declared as the “best bowler ever” in Test cricket by the Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack in 2002 [9] and the Sri Lankan team HAS Heavily depended on the off spinner for wickets. [10] [6] One of the most experienced bowlers in international cricket, Muralitharan is the leading wager taker in both Tests [7] and ODIs. [8] He Was Declared as the “best bowler ever” in Test cricket by the Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack in 2002 [9] and the Sri Lankan team HAS Heavily depended on the off spinner for wickets. [10] [9] and the Sri Lankan team has depended heavily on the off spinner for wickets. [10] [9] and the Sri Lankan team has depended heavily on the off spinner for wickets. [10] Continue reading “List of international cricket five-wicket hauls by Muttiah Muralitharan”