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Matt Prior becomes the ninth wicketkeeper to record 250 Test victims

Matt Prior © Getty Images (File photo)
Matt Prior © Getty Images (File photo)

Jul 13, 2014

Matt Prior became the ninth wicket-keeper ever to be involved in 250th Test wickets, when he took the catch to dismiss Ishant Sharma off Cook’s delivery. Prior has taken 237 catches and affected 13 stumpings in his Test career so far. Incidentally, it was also Alastair Cook‘s first Test wicket.

The First Test match between England and India played at Trent bridge has ended in a draw. However, it was not a boring affair and we saw exciting batting performances from the likes of James Anderson, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Mohammad Shami.

Player Dismissals
Mark Boucher
555
Adam Gilchrist
416
Ian Healy
395
Alec Stewart
355
Jeff Dujon
277
Alan Knott
272
MS Dhoni
269
Matt Prior
250

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