England beat South Africa 

England sealed a nine-wicket victory against South Africa in the third Test at The Oval, giving them a 2-1 series win.

6 wins 

With their latest triumph, the Three Lions registered the sixth win in Test cricket in 2022, equaling South Africa's tally of most wins this year. 

During the series, Kagiso Rabada closed in on Stuart Broad's record. The Protea pacer finished the series with 14 wickets in three matches.

Bowlers shine

Let's take a look at the leading wicket-takers in Test cricket in 2022. 


Sri Lanka's left-arm spinner Prabath Jayasuriya is fifth on the list with 29 wickets in three Test matches in 2022. 

5 | Prabath Jayasuriya

England's left-arm spinner Jack Leach is fourth on the list with 31 wickets in 11 Test matches in 2022. 

4 | Jack Leach 

South Africa's left-arm fast bowler Marco Jansen is third on the list with 32 wickets in six Test matches in 2022. 

3 | Marco Jansen

South Africa's right-arm fast bowler Kagiso Rabada has bagged 37 wickets in seven Test matches in 2022. 

2 | Kagiso Rabada

England's right-arm pacer leads the chart with 40 wickets nine Test matches in 2022. 

1 | Stuart Broad

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