It took 16 years for Broad to achieve this position in Test cricket. Broad made his Test debut in the year 2007. Broad never looked back in the longest format after this. Broad completed 600 wickets in the 166th Test. Broad is the second fast bowler from England to achieve this milestone. Along with Broad, player Anderson has also taken more than 600 wickets in Test cricket.
Five bowlers have got more than 600 wickets
Before Broad and Anderson, only spinners are doing well in this list. Muralitharan holds the record for taking the most wickets in Test cricket. Muralitharan has achieved 800 wickets. After this comes the number of Australian spinner Shane Warne. Warne took 708 wickets in Test cricket. Anderson is in third place in this list, who has taken 688 wickets.