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Indian 'Tenners' against Australia

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Indian bowlers who have captured ten or more wickets in a test match against Australia :

Bowling analysis Players Venue Season
15-217(7-133,8-84 ) Harbhajan Singh Chennai 2000-01
14-124 ( 9-69,5-55 ) J.M.Patel Kanpur 1959-60
13-196 ( 7-123 , 6-73) Harbhajan Singh Kolkata 2000-01
12-104 ( 6-52 ,6-52 ) B.S.Chandrashekhar Melbourne 1977-78
12-279 (8-141 ,4-138) A.Kumble Sydney 2003-04
11-122 ( 5-31 , 6-91 ) R.G.Nadkarni Chennai 1964-65
11-224 ( 5-146, 6-78 ) Harbhajan Singh Bangalore 2004-05
10-130 ( 7-49 , 3-81 ) Ghulam Ahmed Kolkata 1956-57
10-174 ( 4-100 , 6-74 ) E.A.S.Prasanna Chennai 1969-70
10-194 ( 5-89 , 5-105 ) B.S.Bedi Perth 1977-78


Harbhajan Singh has taken ten or more wickets in three successive home Tests versus Australia. He has bagged five or more wickets in an innings in six consecutive innings against Australia at home - in both innings at Kolkata and Chennai in 2000-01, and now at Bangalore in 2004-05.