Muttiah Muralitharan is a Sri Lankan cricketer who was rated the greatest Test match bowler ever. He is the first wrist-spinning off-spinner in the history of the game. Muttiah Muralitharan holds a number of world records. He is the highest wicket takers in Test and ODI cricket. He took 800 in test and 534 wickets in ODI cricket. He is only player to take 10 wickets in a Test in four consecutive matches, and to take 50 or more wickets against every Test playing nation.