Top 5 highest wicket-takers in India Vs England test series

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It was a very memorable series played between India and England. India won the series by 4-1 winning the final test at Dharamshala. It was a very competitive series in terms of matches played but the result shows it was a one-sided affair. In this article, we will tell you the top 5 highest wicket-takers in the India Vs England test series.

#5 Ravindra Jadeja

Ravindra Jadeja played 4 matches against England in this series. He took 19 wickets with an average and economy of 25.05 and 3.24. He was the fifth-highest wicket-taker of the series.

#4 Kuldeep Yadav

Kuldeep Yadav was brilliant in the series. He was very dangerous with the ball and also very skillful with the bat. He also took 19 wickets in 4 matches he played. His average and economy were 20.15 and 3.35.

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#3 Jasprit Bumrah

It was a testing series for vice-captain Jasprit Bumrah as he was not part of playing 11 in-home tests before this series but the way he showed his skills was outstanding. He played 4 matches and took 19 wickets at an average and economy of 16.89 and 3.09. He is the only fast bowler on our list.

#2 Tom Hartley

Yashasvi Jaiswal smashed a six off Hartley’s first ball of his career but the way he made his comeback was appreciating. In 5 matches he took 22 wickets with an average and economy of 36.13 and 3.17. He was England’s star in the first test at Hyderabad.

#1 Ravichandran Ashwin

It was a memorable series for Ravichandran Ashwin as he completed his 500 wickets in this series and also played in his 100th test match at Dharamshala. He took 26 wickets in 5 matches at an average and economy of 24.8 and 4.12. He took 2 five-wicket hauls in the series.

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Anay Pareek joined Sports Big News in 2019. He is an avid cricket fan who finds deep joy in the intricacies of the game. Through his keen observation and deep appreciation for cricket, he aims to incorporate the same level of accuracy in his writings. He predominantly covers the IPL, World Cup and cricket leagues.