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Muttiah
Muralitharan
SL

Active: (1992 - 2011)

Role: Bowler

Batting: Right-hand

Date of birth: 17 Apr 1972

Inducted: 2016

Date of debut: 28 Aug 1992

Bio

Muttiah Muralidaran was rated the greatest Test match bowler ever by Wisden Cricketers' Almanack in 2002. He retired from Test cricket in 2010, registering his 800th and final wicket on 22 July 2010 from his final ball in his last Test match. Muralidaran holds the world record for the most wickets in both Test and One-Day cricket. Averaging over six wickets per Test, Muralidaran is one of the most successful bowlers in the history of the game and held the number one spot in the ICC Test bowling rankings for a record period of 1,711 days spanning 214 Test matches.