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News Sports News Cricket News Members of 500-Test-wicket club are an eclectic group of bowlers: Ian Chappell


MELBOURNE: Former Australian skipper Ian Chappell heaped praise on all the bowlers who are a part of the 500 Test wickets club, calling them as "eclectic".

His remark came as Stuart Broad became the most recent bowler to forge his name in the club.

There are now seven bowlers who have taken more than 500 wickets in the longest format of the game -- Muttiah Muralitharan (800), Shane Warne (708), Anil Kumble (619), James Anderson (589), Glenn McGrath (563), Curtly Ambrose (519), and Stuart Broad (501).

"The seven members of the 500-Test-wicket club are an eclectic group of bowlers; two leggies ...


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