In pictures: Test cricket's 500-wicket club as James Anderson becomes its latest member

England vs West Indies – Third Test

James Anderson celebrates the wicket of West Indies’ Kraigg Brathwaite and his 500th test wicket
STATS
500 Wickets
128 Matches
28042 Balls
13788 Runs conceeded
Average of 27.74

<p>James Anderson celebrates the wicket of West Indies’ Kraigg Brathwaite and his 500th test wicket <br>STATS<br>500 Wickets<br>128 Matches<br>28042 Balls<br>13788 Runs conceeded<br>Average of 27.74 </p>
England vs West Indies – Third Test

James Anderson celebrates the wicket of West Indies’ Kraigg Brathwaite and his 500th test wicket
STATS
500 Wickets
128 Matches
28042 Balls
13788 Runs conceeded
Average of 27.74

<p>James Anderson celebrates the wicket of South Africa’s Jacque Kallis in 2003 </p>
Jimmy Anderson

James Anderson celebrates the wicket of South Africa’s Jacque Kallis in 2003

<p>James Anderson of England claims the wicket of Denesh Ramdin to pass Ian Botham’s record of 383 in April 2015 </p>
Jimmy Anderson

James Anderson of England claims the wicket of Denesh Ramdin to pass Ian Botham’s record of 383 in April 2015

<p>James Anderson of England claims the wicket of Denesh Ramdin to become England’s most successful Test bowler of all time </p>
Jimmy Anderson

James Anderson of England claims the wicket of Denesh Ramdin to become England’s most successful Test bowler of all time

<p>Courtney Walsh holds the record for the best Test match bowling as captain (13-52)<br></p>
519 wickets Courtney Walsh (West Indies)

Courtney Walsh holds the record for the best Test match bowling as captain (13-52)

<p>Courtney Walsh celebrates another victim – this time England’s Michael Vaughan </p>
Courtney Walsh

Courtney Walsh celebrates another victim – this time England’s Michael Vaughan

<p>Fearsome sight: Courtney Walsh puts the frighteners on Graeme Hick in 2000<br></p>
519 wickets Courtney Walsh (West Indies)

Fearsome sight: Courtney Walsh puts the frighteners on Graeme Hick in 2000

<p>Glenn McGrath claimed 10-wicket Test match hauls on three occasions<br></p>
563 wickets Glenn McGrath (Australia)

Glenn McGrath claimed 10-wicket Test match hauls on three occasions

<p>Glenn McGrath retired from Test cricket along with Shane Warne in 2007 </p>
563 wickets Glenn McGrath (Australia)

Glenn McGrath retired from Test cricket along with Shane Warne in 2007

<p>Anil Kumble celebrates the wicket of Alastair Cook in 2007<br></p>
619 wickets Anil Kumble (India)

Anil Kumble celebrates the wicket of Alastair Cook in 2007

<p>India’s Anil Kumble enjoyed an 18-year Test career for India<br></p>
619 wickets Anil Kumble (India)

India’s Anil Kumble enjoyed an 18-year Test career for India

<p>Shane Warne celebrates the wicket of Andrew Flintoff in the epic 2005 Ashes series<br></p>
708 wickets Shane Warne (Australia)

Shane Warne celebrates the wicket of Andrew Flintoff in the epic 2005 Ashes series

<p>Ball of the century: Shane Warne bowled Mike Gatting with his first ball against England in 1993<br></p>
708 wickets Shane Warne (Australia)

Ball of the century: Shane Warne bowled Mike Gatting with his first ball against England in 1993

<p>Shane Warne always enjoyed playing against England<br></p>
708 wickets Shane Warne (Australia)

Shane Warne always enjoyed playing against England

<p>Sri Lankan spin bowleriMuttiah Muralitharan is the most successful Test bowler of all time<br></p>
800 wickets Muttiah Muralitharan (Sri Lanka)

Sri Lankan spin bowleriMuttiah Muralitharan is the most successful Test bowler of all time

<p>Muttiah Muralitharan celebrates the wicket of Alastair Cook in 2007<br></p>
800 wickets Muttiah Muralitharan (Sri Lanka)

Muttiah Muralitharan celebrates the wicket of Alastair Cook in 2007

<p>Courtney Walsh celebrates another victim – this time England’s Michael Vaughan </p>
Courtney Walsh

Courtney Walsh celebrates another victim – this time England’s Michael Vaughan

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