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Quiz! Name the top ranked Test bowlers at the start of the 21st century

by Wisden Staff 10 minute play

Can you name the top 50 Test bowlers in the ICC Test bowling rankings at the start of the 21st century and ace this quiz?

Test cricket was markedly different back then. Not just Afghanistan and Ireland, but Bangladesh too, had yet to make their bows in the longest format, while Zimbabwe were a force to be reckoned with, contributing five members of the top 50 highest ranked bowlers.

There are a fair few obscure names in the list, but at the end of a decade dominated by the ball, plenty of all-time greats feature too. You have 10 minutes.

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