Mitchell Starc joins Australian greats for this rare Test milestone

December 18, 2022

Sports Tak staff

Mitchell Starc's heroics with the ball on Sunday (December 18) earned him a rare milestone in the ongoing first Test against South Africa.

He followed his first innings' 3/41 with an impressive 2/26 in the second innings to bundle out the Proteas to just 99.

With this he completed his 300 wickets in the longest format and joined Australian legends in the list of most wicket-takers in Tests.

Former Australian spin wizard Shane Warne snared 708 wickets in Tests.

Australian pace legend Glenn McGrath took 563 wickets in Tests.

Australia's star spinner Nathan Lyon has picked 450 wickets so far in Tests

Former Australian bowling legend Dennis Lillee had 355 Test scalps against his name.

Former Australia's star pace Mitchell Johnson took 313 wickets in Tests.

Ex-Australia's pace batter Brett Lee snared 310 Test wickets.

Meanwhile, Australia's star pacer Mitchell Starc has so far picked 301 wickets in Tests.

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