Bowling is one of the important part in a cricket matches. Fast bowling is an art of cricket. There are very big names in cricket, who can bowl fast. Brett Lee, Shoaib Akthar, Shaun Tait, Jeffrey Thompson, Andy Roberts, Fidel Edwards. Shoaib, Lee, Tait and Thompson can bowl 160 Km/h, in this world cup few fast bowler will be on focus light, who can be a named by their speed.
- Fidel Edwards (WI)
Match: Vs. South Africa on 2003 (Wanderers)
Fastest Ball-157.7 Km/h
This West Indies player is not settled in his national team due to his bad performance. But he is the fastest bowler in current time. He bowled his fastest ball against South Africa at 157.7 Km/h in 2003. He was played 55 test and 50 One Day International matches for West Indies. He is also the 6th player of all time fastest bowlers in cricket history.
- Mitchell Johnson (Australia)
Fastest Ball: 156.8 Km/h
Match: Vs. England, On 2013 at Melbourne Cricket Ground.
Australian speed star Mitchell Johnson become the 7th all time speedy bowler and 2nd in current time in cricket. He bowled his fastest ball vs England on 4th test at Ashes 2013. He has played 62 tests and 144 ODI for his National team Australia.
- Dale Steyn (South Africa)
Fastest Ball: 155.7 Km/h
Match: Vs. New Zealand
Dale Steyn is now in the 1st bowler in ICC cricket ranking. But he is also No.3 in the world fastest bowler in current cricket. He is also No.9 fastest bowler in all time cricket history.
His fastest ball came against New Zealand which was 155.7 Km/h
- Lasith Malinga:
Fastest Ball- 155.7 Km/h
Match: Vs. New Zealand in 2011 World Cup.
Sri Lankan fast bowler Lasith Malinga generally bowled 145 to 150 km/h. But in the previous world cup he bowled 155.7 km/h against New Zealand in Semi-final at Mumbai. And became the 4th fastest bowler in current time cricket.
- Adam Milne:
Fastest Ball: 153.2 km/h
Match: Vs. West Indies in 2014.
Adam Milne is one of the youngest players in New Zealand cricket team. Naturally he bowled 150 kp/h consistently. He became 5th fastest bowler in current time cricket history in a T20 match vs big West Indies.
- Kemar Roach
Fastest Ball: 152.7 km/h
Match: Vs. Bangladesh
Kemar Roach is showing his talent from his debut matches. He is bowled 145 km/h consistently. But he become 6th fastest bowler in a match vs. Bangladesh at 152.7 Km/h
- Varun Aaron
Fastest Ball: 152.5 km/h
Match: Vs. Sri Lanka, Cuttack, 2nd November 2014.
Varun Aaron is a rising star for India. Last month he bowled 152.5 km/h against Sri Lanka in Cuttack, which made him 7th quickest bowler in current cricket. In fact it was the fastest ball in Indian Cricket History.
- Morne Morkel
Fastest Ball: 152 km/h
Match: Vs. Australia
Morne Morkel is one of the tallest bowlers in cricket. This South African become 8th fastest bowler in current cricket by a ball of 152 km/h
- Steven Finn
Fastest Ball: 151.9 km/h
Match: Vs. India
Finn is another tallest player from England. He is the 9th quickest fast bowler in current cricket world by a 151.9 km/h delivery.
- Umesh Yadav
Fastest Ball: 151.8 km/h
Match: Vs. Sri Lanka
This Indian player is the 10th fastest bowler with a delivery of 151.8 km/h against Sri Lanka.