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Interesting facts about cricketer Anil Kumble

krishna murthy
Anil Kumble takes his last name, indicating ancestry or family origins, from Kumbla in Kerala.
Did you know, Kumble has a bachelor degree in engineering in mechanical stream?
“Apple” and “Jumbo” are Anil Kumble's nick names.
He made his first-class cricket in 1989 against Hyderabad, Test debut against England, and ODI debut against Sri Lanka in the same year.
He remains the 3rd highest wicket-taker in international cricket with 956 wickets in 306 matches.
After Jim Laker, he is the second bowlerto take a 10-wicket haul in an innings of a test match.
The leggie bowled 40850 balls in test cricket. Mutthiah Muralitharan holds the record at 44039.
His jersey number was 8 in the ODI.
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