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Anil Kumble’s 10 wickets in a test innings.

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Every cricketer dream of taking 10 wickets in a test match innings. This was done by Anil Kumble against Pakistan at Ferozshah Kotla at Delhi in the year 1999. Jim Laker was the first bowler to take 10 wickets in a test match innings and which was repeated by Indian ace leg spinner Anil Kumble.

Anil Kumble always dreamt to take 10 wickets against Pakistan and on february 1999 his dream came true when he dismissed Wasim Akram. In front of 50,000 people Kumble achieved his historical milestone.

Below are is the scorecard mentioning how Kumble took 10 wickets :-


Saeed Anwar c Laxman b Kumble

Shahid Afridi c Mongia b Kumble

Ijaz Ahmed lbw b Kumble

Inzamam-ul-Haq b Kumble

Yousuf Youhana lbw b Kumble

Moin Khan c Ganguly b Kumble

Saleem Malik b Kumble

Wasim Akram c Laxman b Kumble

Mushtaq Ahmed c Dravid b Kumble

Saqlain Mushtaq lbw b Kumble

Waqar Younis not out


Bowling O M R W

 Srinath 12 2 50 0 (7nb, 2w)

Prasad 4 1 15 0 (1nb)

Kumble 26.3 9 74 10 (2nb)

Harbhajan Singh 18 5 51 0

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