IND vs ENG: This England pace trio can spoil India’s game, has taken 1214 wickets in Test cricket

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New Delhi. The last match of the five-match Test series between India and England, which was postponed last year, will be played from Friday at the Edgbaston Cricket Ground in Birmingham. The Indian team is currently leading 2-1 in the series. If the Blue Army wants to win this test series, then it will have to win the last match as well. During this, the Indian team will also have to overcome the havoc of the host team’s experienced fast bowlers James Anderson and Stuart Broad as well as young fast bowler Matthew Potts. All three pace trio of England have taken 1214 wickets in Test cricket. In such a situation, it can prove to be a very difficult challenge for the Indian batsmen to deal with these three bowlers.

The havoc of James Anderson, Stuart Broad and Matthew Potts was also seen in the recently concluded three-match Test series against New Zealand. Matthew Potts took 14 wickets while making his Test debut against the Kiwi team. Apart from this, Stuart Broad had also achieved a total of 12 successes, spreading his fame. The series also saw the threat of 39-year-old veteran fast bowler James Anderson. He achieved a total of 11 successes while playing two matches for the Kiwi team.

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Talking about the Test career of these three cricketers so far, they are as follows:

James Anderson:

England’s 39-year-old current fastest pacer James Anderson, playing 171 matches in Test cricket, has achieved 651 successes in 318 innings at an average of 26.4. He is currently the third bowler in the world to take the most wickets in Test cricket. Apart from this, he is the first fast bowler in the world to take the most wickets in Test cricket. Anderson has taken four wickets and 31 five-wicket hauls so far in his Test career. His best bowling performance in Test cricket is seven wickets for 42 runs.

Stuart Broad:

Like James Anderson, Stuart Broad also has a big stature in the England cricket team. Broad is the second highest wicket-taker for England in Test cricket. Apart from this, he is the sixth cricketer to achieve the most success in the world of Test cricket. Broad played 155 matches for England in Test cricket with 549 successes in 286 innings at an average of 28.0. In Test cricket, he has the feat of taking four wickets 24 times and five wickets 19 times. Broad’s best bowling performance in Test cricket is eight wickets for 15 runs.

Matthew Potts:

England’s 23-year-old young fast bowler Matthew Potts recently made his Test debut against New Zealand. During this, he surprised everyone by taking the most wickets while performing well in all three matches. Potts has taken 14 wickets at an average of 23.3 in six innings while playing three matches for the English team. He has the feat of taking four wickets in Test cricket once. Potts’ best bowling performance at present is four wickets for 13 runs.

Tags: India Vs England, James Anderson, Matthew Potts, Stuart Broad

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