The game of cricket is full of uncertainties. It’s very important for a bowler not to concede runs in the form of extras. Sometimes those extras may be very costly. Bowling those extras may upset the rhythm of the bowler. Here is a list of cricketers who have never bowled a no ball.
The West Indian legend has represented West Indies for 79 tests and 3 ODIs to his name. He has the unique record of being the first spinner to pick 300 wickets in the test cricket history. Gibbs is the only spinner who have never bowled a no ball. He has bowled 27115 balls without a no ball. Stunning stat right!!!
The Australian Veteran who has played a tally of 70 tests and 63 ODIs for Australia. Known for his consistent line and length Lillie was well disciplined and never stepped his foot out of the crease. Lilley as bowled a total of 18467 deliveries in tests and 3593 deliveries in ODIs without bowling a no ball.
Pakistan’s World cup winning captain is one of the best bowlers in the world. The lanky all-rounder bowled consistently without a no ball. Imran has played a total of 88 tests and bowled 19458 deliverieswithout a no ball and he played a total of 175 ODIs bowling 7461 legal deliveries.
England’s legendary all-rounder stands number 2 in the List. Sir Ian Botham has played a total of 102 tests and he made sure that his foot was behind the line for every ball he bowled. He bowled a total of 21815 legal deliveries. Coming to the ODIs Botham has played 116 ODIs and bowled 6271 deliveries without a no ball being bowled.
India’s greatest all-rounder is considered as one of the greats who inspired to win the prestigious world cup in the year 1983 was found to be much disciplined with his bowling. Kapil has represented India for 131 tests and has never bowled a no ball. Kapil has bowled 27740 legal deliveries and Kapil Played 225 ODIs and bowled a tally of 11202 deliveries without conceding a no ball.