James Anderson. (Source: Twitter)

England bowler James Anderson became the first quicker one to scalp 600 wickets in Test cricket. Anderson achieved the feat after removing Pakistan skipper Azhar Ali for 31 on the fifth day of the final Test.

Sri Lanka’s Muttiah Muralitharan holds the record for the highest wickets in Test cricket. The Sri Lankan has 800 wickets to his name.

Australia’s Shane Warne follows Muralitharan with 708 scalps and India’s Anil Kumble is at three 619 wickets.