Michael Holding's nickname was 'Whispering Death'. That's the truth. He was known as a fast bowler, but he could also hit a monster six. Now he has made a name for himself as a lid back commentator. (Getty Images)

In this article, we take a look at the record for the most number of wickets taken by bowlers in Test matches in a single calendar year. Let’s begin the countdown with number 8.

8 – Kapil Dev



Year – 1983

Wickets – 75

BBI – 9/83

Average – 23.18

Economy – 3.00


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here