And by the way, Sri Lanka won his farewell Test too, by ten wickets for the seventh time. In February 2009 Muralitharan also assumed the record for most career wickets taken in ODI, surpassing the 502 wickets amassed by Pakistan’s Wasim Akram. As Muttiah Muralitharan Turns 48, ICC Shares Video Of 800th Test Wicket To Celebrate ICC captioned the post saying,” The moment Muralitharan reached 800 Test wickets”. Muttiah Muralitharan, the former Sri Lankan off-spinner turned 48 on Friday. He retired from Test cricket in 2010, registering his 800th and final wicket on 22 July 2010 from his final ball in his last Test match. EasyNews English. Connect with us. Photograph: Lakruwan Wanniarachch/AFP/Getty Images Ojha edged the ball outside which carried to the slip fielder making Muralitharan the only spinner to … On his birthday, The International Cricket Council’s (ICC) official Twitter handle posted a video clip of the moment when Muralitharan scalped his 800th Test wicket. Muralitharan took the wicket of Gautam Gambhir on 5 February 2009 in Colombo to surpass Wasim … From a maiden ODI 200 to Muttiah Muralitharan’s 800th Test wicket: 11 big records shattered in this decade Let us take a look at the list of records made and shattered in the last decade (2010-19) Sri Lanka's Muttiah Muralitharan celebrates his 800th Test wicket with the dismissal of Pragyan Ojha. The long wait for the 800th wicket only exemplified the toil that went into the preceding 799. Muralitharan took the wicket of Gautam Gambhir on 5 February 2009 in Colombo to surpass Wasim Akram's ODI record of 502 wickets. In the video, Muralitharan can be seen […] He retired from Test cricket in 2010, registering his 800th and final wicket on 22 July 2010 from his final ball in his last Test match. Muralitharan's 800th scalp was former Indian spinner Pragyan Ojha. Muttiah Muralitharan (born 17 April 1972) is a Sri Lankan cricketer who was rated the greatest Test match bowler ever by Wisden Cricketers' Almanack in 2002. Get latest News Information, Articles on Muttiah Muralitharan 800th Wicket Updated on April 21, 2020 20:05 with exclusive Pictures, photos & videos on Muttiah Muralitharan 800th Wicket at Latestly.com