September 11, 2018 / 4:44 PM / in 2 months

Factbox: Leading wicket-takers in test matches

Cricket - England v India - Fifth Test - Kia Oval, London, Britain - September 10, 2018 England's James Anderson taking the wicket of India's Shikhar Dhawan Action Images via Reuters/Paul Childs

(Reuters) - The five leading test wicket-takers after England’s James Anderson moved past Australia’s Glenn McGrath into fourth on the final day of the fifth test against India on Tuesday.

Muttiah Muralitharan (Sri Lanka) - 800 wickets in 133 matches

Shane Warne (Australia) - 708 wickets in 145 matches

Anil Kumble (India) - 619 wickets in 132 matches

James Anderson (England) - 564 wickets in 143 matches

Glenn McGrath (Australia) - 563 wickets in 124 matches

Compiled by Shrivathsa Sridhar in Bengaluru

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