Anil Kumble is Most Wicket taker for India in International cricket. He is form Karnataka. He played more than 18 years for India tacking 619 wickets in test and 337 wickets in one day internationals also he is only second person who took 10 wickets in one innings . Anil Kumble is one of most success full spinner for all time in international cricket.
Early Life and first class cricket carrier
Anil Radhakrishnan Kumble born in October 17. 1970 in Bangalore, Karnataka. Kumble did his primary schooling at Holy Saint English School and his high schooling at National High School, Basavanagudi. He got UG from National College, Basavanagudi. Kumble graduated from Rashtreeya Vidyalaya College of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering in year 1991–92.
Carrier in Cricket.
Anil kumble start is carries has fast blower, the change is style as spinner. Anil is Leg spinner as which most famous flipper . he made his first class debut for Karnataka in 1989 against Hyderabad. He played under 19 against Pakistan in the same year, He made his ODI debut against Sri Lanka at Sharjah in the Australasia Cup on 25 April 1990. In the same year he made is test debut against England . but he struggle in that year.
Success over decade
Anil kumble take total of 619 wickets in 132 tests in an 18 year long international career, Kumble finished his career as the highest wicket taker for India and the third highest overall. His match winning abilities could be seen from the fact that out of his 619 wickets, 288 came in 43 tests which India won. Kumble was the main stay of Indian bowling during the 90's and took almost 31% of India's wickets in his 132 tests. The fragility of the Indian batting line-up abroad meant that Kumble's role was cut short to that of a containing bowler than an attacking one. Nonetheless, he still stood apart from the rest and took 269 wickets in his 69 away tests with a decent average of 35.85 and a strike rate of 74.5. Although his numbers may not be as good as Murlitharans or Warnes, but Kumble can boast of something which his other two contemporaries can't – a test century against England at Oval in 2007.
He is only second blower took 10 wickets in single innings against Pakistan , the other one is Jim Laker
He is in fouth blower in list of world cricket took most wickets for life time.
Awards and honours
Arjuna award, a sports award from the Government of India, in 1995
One of the Wisden Cricketers of the Year, in 1996
Among the 16 cricketers shortlisted for the Wisden Indian Cricketer of the 20th Century, in 2002 (Kapil Dev won)
Padma Shri, a civilian award from the Government of India, in 2005
A prominent intersection in M. G. Road, Bangalore has been named after Anil Kumble.
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