Test cricket is the longest format of cricket since 90’s. Test matches are played between 2 national teams. Both teams consist of 11 players, play a four innings match for five days. The test match is full of players examine, ability and their survival. Best player of the match is awarded by the man of the match. Here is the list of Most Man of the Match Awards in Test.
List of Most Man of the Match Awards in Test.
1) Jacques Kallis:
Jacques Kallis is the former South African all-rounder and one of the best, well-known all-rounder for his superb and swing bowling. In his career, he played 166 test matches. He scored 13289 runs with the help of 45 centuries grabs 292 wickets also. Jacques Kallis is top in the list of Most Man of the Match Awards in Test. In his 166 test matches, Kallis won 23 matches of the match awards. None another player can grab 20 awards in tests.
2) Muttiah Muralitharan:
Muttiah Murali, leading wickets taker bowler in test cricket. Muttiah Muralitharan is on the second position in the list of Most Man of the Match Awards in Test. Muttiah Muralitharan played 133 test matches and grabs 800 wickets. He won 19 Man of the Match Awards in Test.
3) Wasim Akram:
Wasim Akram is one of the best bowlers in the world. He is known for his reverse swing. He is known as the king of reverse swing. He is the only bowler in cricket history to take 400 wickets in both formats ODI and test cricket. In his entire career, he played 104 test matches and won 17 Man of the Match Awards in Test.
4) Shane Warne:
Shane Warne is another finest spinner in the cricket. He was on the list of Wisden cricketers of the year in 1994. In his entire career, Shane Warne played 145 test matches and won 17 Man of the Match Awards in Test. He holds the record of the ball of the century in world cricket.
5) Ricky Ponting:
Ricky Ponting, One of the best captains in the world and most successful captain also. He is the only player in cricket who involves in 100 tests match wins. Also, he is the part of a team with three world cups winner. He played 168 test matches in his career and won 16 Man of the Match Awards in Test. He is the leading run scorer in both ODI’s and tests for Australia.