Anil Radhakrishna Kumble (Kannada:ಅನಿಲ್& amp;#8204; ರಾಧಾಕೃ ;ಷ್ಣ ಕುಂಬ್ಳ ;ೆ) pronunciation (helpinfo) (born 17 October 1970 in Bangalore, Karnataka) is an Indian cricketer. He is a right-arm leg spin (legbreak googly) bowler and a right-hand batsman. He is currently the leading wicket-taker for India in both Test and One Day International matches. At present he is the third highest wicket-taker in Test cricket and one of only three bowlers to have taken more than 600 Test wickets.
Kumble was appointed the captain of the Indian Test cricket team on 8 November 2007 . He led India to a 1-0 victory in the three-test home series against Pakistan. He is currently leading the Indian Test team on its tour to Australia for the 2007-08 four-test series of The Border-Gavaskar Trophy. He succ