Mitchell Starc Become The 5th Highest Wicket Taker For Australia In Test Cricket He Left Behind Mitchell Johnson

Mitchell Starc In Test For Australia: The second Test match of Ashes 2023 is being played at Lord’s in London. In this match, Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc has appeared in a very good rhythm so far. Four days have been completed in the match and till now Stark has taken 5 wickets. With these five wickets, Starc became the fifth bowler to take the most wickets in Test cricket for Australia.

Stark has defeated former Australian fast bowler Mitchell Johnson. Johnson took 313 wickets in Tests for Australia. At the same time, Stark has now completed 315 wickets in Tests. Stark has become one of the top-5 bowlers taking the most wickets in Test cricket for Australia. Former Australian veterans Shane Warner and Glenn McGrath are also included in this list of top-5.

At the same time, Australian spinner Nathan Lyon is also present in the list. Lyon is the third highest wicket taker in Test cricket for Australia. He has taken 496 wickets so far. In the list, Shane Warne is first with 708 wickets and Glenn McGrath is second with 563 wickets, Lyon is third and DK Lilly is fourth with 355 wickets.

Highest Test wicket-taker for Australia

  • Shane Warne – 708 wickets.
  • Glenn McGrath – 563 wickets.
  • Nathan Lyon – 496 wickets.
  • DK Lilly – 355 wickets.
  • Mitchell Starc – 315 wickets.

Mitchell Starc’s international career so far

Stark has so far played 78 Tests, 110 ODIs and 58 T20 Internationals in his international career. He has taken 315 wickets in Tests at an average of 27.61, 219 wickets in ODIs at an average of 22.1 and 73 wickets in T20 Internationals at an average of 22.92. His economy in T20 International has been 7.64. Stark made his international debut in 2010.

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