Cricket, often regarded as a gentleman’s game, has seen its fair share of fiery pacers who can unleash thunderbolts on the cricket field. The art of fast bowling is a captivating spectacle, as it combines raw power, skill, and precision. Throughout the history of cricket, several bowlers have set the pitch ablaze with their electrifying pace, making batsmen shiver in their creases.
In this blog, we will take a riveting journey through time to explore the top 10 fastest bowlers in cricket history:-
Malcolm Marshall (West Indies)
West Indies great, Malcolm Marshall was a highly skilled and fast bowler. Despite his relatively shorter stature, he produced unplayable deliveries at blistering speeds, making him a legend of the game.
Andy Roberts (West Indies)
A pioneer of West Indian fast bowling, Andy Roberts was a fearsome bowler in the 1970s and 1980s. He generated significant pace and bounce, setting the tone for the famed West Indian pace quartet.