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Gallery: England wrap up 4-1 series win over India at the Oval

With just one wicket to fall, and Anderson needing one more to break the record of 563 he had shared with retired Australia great Glenn McGrath, the 36-year-old Lancashire paceman bowled Mohammed Shami to become the most successful fast bowler in Test history with his 564th wicket at this level.

Gallery: England wrap up 4-1 series win over India at the Oval
England celebrate winning the Specsavers 5th Test match between England and India at The Kia Oval on September 11, 2018 in London, England.
Gallery: England wrap up 4-1 series win over India at the Oval
England's James Anderson (C) celebrates with England's Alastair Cook after taking the wicket of India's Mohammed Shami on the final day of the fifth Test cricket match between England and India at The Oval in London on September 11, 2018. The match ended when James Anderson became the most successful fast bowler in Test history when he bowled Mohammed Shami for his 564th Test wicket, breaking the record he had shared with Australia's Glenn McGrath.
Gallery: England wrap up 4-1 series win over India at the Oval
Rishabh Pant of India celebrates with Lokesh Rahul after reaching his century during day five of the Specsavers 5th Test match between England and India at The Kia Oval on September 11, 2018 in London, England.
Gallery: England wrap up 4-1 series win over India at the Oval
(L-R) England's Jos Buttler, England's Ben Stokes, England's Joe Root and England's Alastair Cook field on the final day of the fifth Test cricket match between England and India at The Oval in London on September 11, 2018.
Gallery: England wrap up 4-1 series win over India at the Oval
Jonny Bairstow of England has his head in his hands as Rishabh Pant of India edges the ball past the stumps during the Specsavers 5th Test - Day Five between England and India at The Kia Oval on September 11, 2018 in London, England.
Gallery: England wrap up 4-1 series win over India at the Oval
Ben Stokes of England celebrates dismissing Hanuma Vihari of India during day five of the Specsavers 5th Test match between England and India at The Kia Oval on September 11, 2018 in London, England.
Gallery: England wrap up 4-1 series win over India at the Oval
Lokesh Rahul of India celebrates reaching his century during day five of the Specsavers 5th Test match between England and India at The Kia Oval on September 11, 2018 in London, England.
Gallery: England wrap up 4-1 series win over India at the Oval
Alastair Cook of England dives after the ball during the Specsavers 5th Test - Day Five between England and India at The Kia Oval on September 11, 2018 in London, England.