Pakistan is on an Australia tour where they will play 3 test matches. The first test match will start on 14th December. Pakistan’s new captain, Shan Masood will lead the Pakistan team in Australia. In this article, we will tell you the top 5 highest wicket-takers in the Pakistan Vs Australia tests.
#5 Iqbal Qasim
Former Pakistani left-arm spinner, Iqbal Qasim is the fifth-highest wicket taker in Pakistan Vs Australia tests. He played 13 test matches against Australia and took 57 wickets.
#4 Imran Khan
Former Pakistani World Cup-winning captain and a great all-rounder of his time Imran Khan played 18 matches against Australia and took 64 wickets.
#3 Dennis Lillee
Former Australian legendary right-arm fast bowler, Dennis Lillee is third in the highest wicket-takers list in the Pakistan Vs Australia tests. Dennis Lillee played 17 test matches against Pakistan and took 71 wickets with an economy and average of 2.92 and 30.43.
#2 Glenn McGrath
Australia’s legendary fast bowler, Glenn McGrath is the second-highest wicket-taker on our list. McGrath played 18 test matches against Pakistan and took 80 wickets. You cannot keep this man outside if the topic is about wickets, especially in test cricket. His average and economy against Pakistan were 21.70 and 2.71.
#1 Shane Warne
One of the best spinners to ever play the game, the late Shane Warne of Australia was the best leg spinner to ever play the game. Warne played 15 test matches against Pakistan in his career, in which he took 90 wickets. He took 90 wickets against a single team in test cricket. His average and economy against Pakistan were 20.17 and 2.68.