Worst career strike rate
Player Span Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
EAR de Silva (SL) 1985-1991 10 2328 1032 8 2/67 2/124 129.00 2.65 291.0 0 0
ML Jaisimha (India) 1959-1971 39 2097 829 9 2/54 2/54 92.11 2.37 233.0 0 0
JB Mortimore (Eng) 1959-1964 9 2162 733 13 3/36 3/60 56.38 2.03 166.3 0 0
IVA Richards (WI) 1974-1991 121 5170 1964 32 2/17 3/51 61.37 2.27 161.5 0 0
HA Gomes (WI) 1976-1987 60 2401 930 15 2/20 3/39 62.00 2.32 160.0 0 0
CZ Harris (NZ) 1992-2002 23 2560 1170 16 2/16 3/117 73.12 2.74 160.0 0 0
KR Stackpole (Aus) 1966-1974 43 2321 1001 15 2/33 2/57 66.73 2.58 154.7 0 0
DR O'Sullivan (NZ) 1973-1976 11 2744 1224 18 5/148 5/148 68.00 2.67 152.4 1 0
A Ranatunga (SL) 1982-2000 93 2373 1040 16 2/17 2/20 65.00 2.62 148.3 0 0
IM Chappell (Aus) 1964-1980 75 2873 1316 20 2/21 2/31 65.80 2.74 143.6 0 0
VS Hazare (India) 1946-1953 30 2840 1220 20 4/29 4/29 61.00 2.57 142.0 0 0
C Gladwin (Eng) 1947-1949 8 2129 571 15 3/21 3/36 38.06 1.60 141.9 0 0
JA Young (Eng) 1947-1949 8 2368 757 17 3/65 3/65 44.52 1.91 139.2 0 0
GW Flower (Zim) 1992-2004 67 3378 1537 25 4/41 8/104 61.48 2.73 135.1 0 0
PR Umrigar (India) 1948-1962 59 4725 1473 35 6/74 6/74 42.08 1.87 135.0 2 0
GA Hick (Eng) 1991-2001 65 3057 1306 23 4/126 5/28 56.78 2.56 132.9 0 0
Majid Khan (Pak) 1964-1983 63 3584 1456 27 4/45 4/56 53.92 2.43 132.7 0 0
ARA Murray (SA) 1952-1954 10 2374 710 18 4/169 5/49 39.44 1.79 131.8 0 0
AH Kardar (India/Pak) 1946-1958 26 2712 954 21 3/35 5/73 45.42 2.11 129.1 0 0
TR Veivers (Aus) 1963-1967 21 4191 1375 33 4/68 6/150 41.66 1.96 127.0 0 0
ED Solkar (India) 1969-1977 27 2265 1070 18 3/28 3/38 59.44 2.83 125.8 0 0
IDK Salisbury (Eng) 1992-2000 15 2492 1539 20 4/163 5/122 76.95 3.70 124.6 0 0
AD Mathews (SL) 2009-2014 44 2364 1174 19 4/44 4/60 61.78 2.97 124.4 0 0
Enamul Haque (Ban) 2001-2003 10 2230 1027 18 4/136 4/136 57.05 2.76 123.8 0 0
Rubel Hossain (Ban) 2009-2014 19 3186 2112 26 5/166 5/210 81.23 3.97 122.5 1 0
Abdur Razzak (Ban) 2006-2014 12 2817 1550 23 3/93 4/144 67.39 3.30 122.4 0 0
EJ Gray (NZ) 1983-1988 10 2076 886 17 3/73 4/64 52.11 2.56 122.1 0 0
BL D'Oliveira (Eng) 1966-1972 44 5706 1859 47 3/46 5/62 39.55 1.95 121.4 0 0
GS Ramchand (India) 1952-1960 33 4976 1899 41 6/49 7/76 46.31 2.28 121.3 1 0
CL Hooper (WI) 1987-2002 102 13794 5635 114 5/26 7/178 49.42 2.45 121.0 4 0
HB Cave (NZ) 1949-1958 19 4074 1467 34 4/21 8/43 43.14 2.16 119.8 0 0
BA Murphy (Zim) 2000-2001 11 2153 1113 18 3/32 4/55 61.83 3.10 119.6 0 0
MF Maharoof (SL) 2004-2011 22 2940 1631 25 4/52 5/122 65.24 3.32 117.6 0 0
KD Mackay (Aus) 1956-1963 37 5792 1721 50 6/42 7/58 34.42 1.78 115.8 2 0
Shujauddin (Pak) 1954-1962 19 2313 801 20 3/18 4/35 40.05 2.07 115.6 0 0
D Shackleton (Eng) 1950-1963 7 2078 768 18 4/72 7/165 42.66 2.21 115.4 0 0
GA Gooch (Eng) 1975-1995 118 2655 1069 23 3/39 5/69 46.47 2.41 115.4 0 0
M Amarnath (India) 1969-1988 69 3676 1782 32 4/63 4/63 55.68 2.90 114.8 0 0
GS Chappell (Aus) 1970-1984 87 5327 1913 47 5/61 5/61 40.70 2.15 113.3 1 0
NJ Astle (NZ) 1996-2006 81 5688 2143 51 3/27 6/62 42.01 2.26 111.5 0 0
L Tuckett (SA) 1947-1949 9 2104 980 19 5/68 6/195 51.57 2.79 110.7 2 0
DS Atkinson (WI) 1948-1958 22 5201 1647 47 7/53 7/86 35.04 1.90 110.6 3 0
V Pollard (NZ) 1965-1973 32 4421 1853 40 3/3 5/57 46.32 2.51 110.5 0 0
CG Borde (India) 1958-1969 55 5695 2417 52 5/88 6/132 46.48 2.54 109.5 1 0
Inshan Ali (WI) 1971-1977 12 3718 1621 34 5/59 7/158 47.67 2.61 109.3 1 0
DCS Compton (Eng) 1937-1957 78 2710 1410 25 5/70 5/77 56.40 3.12 108.4 1 0
RR Jumadeen (WI) 1972-1979 12 3140 1141 29 4/72 6/162 39.34 2.18 108.2 0 0
Shoaib Malik (Pak) 2001-2010 32 2245 1291 21 4/42 4/94 61.47 3.45 106.9 0 0
GI Allott (NZ) 1996-1999 10 2023 1111 19 4/74 4/106 58.47 3.29 106.4 0 0
MN Hart (NZ) 1994-1995 14 3086 1438 29 5/77 8/134 49.58 2.79 106.4 1 0
Manjural Islam (Ban) 2001-2004 17 2970 1605 28 6/81 6/81 57.32 3.24 106.0 1 0
JC Adams (WI) 1992-2001 54 2853 1336 27 5/17 5/49 49.48 2.80 105.6 1 0
JV Coney (NZ) 1974-1987 52 2835 966 27 3/28 4/51 35.77 2.04 105.0 0 0
Haseeb Ahsan (Pak) 1958-1962 12 2835 1330 27 6/202 6/202 49.25 2.81 105.0 2 0
ACB Langton (SA) 1935-1939 15 4199 1827 40 5/58 6/89 45.67 2.61 104.9 1 0
JE Emburey (Eng) 1978-1995 64 15391 5646 147 7/78 7/105 38.40 2.20 104.7 6 0
RJ Bright (Aus) 1977-1986 25 5541 2180 53 7/87 10/111 41.13 2.36 104.5 4 1
RJ Shastri (India) 1981-1992 80 15751 6185 151 5/75 8/179 40.96 2.35 104.3 2 0
RG Nadkarni (India) 1955-1968 41 9165 2559 88 6/43 11/122 29.07 1.67 104.1 4 1
SJ McCabe (Aus) 1930-1938 39 3746 1543 36 4/13 4/38 42.86 2.47 104.0 0 0
FMM Worrell (WI) 1948-1963 51 7141 2672 69 7/70 7/70 38.72 2.24 103.4 2 0
EE Hemmings (Eng) 1982-1991 16 4437 1825 43 6/58 7/101 42.44 2.46 103.1 1 0
GRJ Matthews (Aus) 1983-1993 33 6271 2942 61 5/103 10/249 48.22 2.81 102.8 2 1
AR Border (Aus) 1978-1994 156 4009 1525 39 7/46 11/96 39.10 2.28 102.7 2 1
HJ Howarth (NZ) 1969-1977 30 8833 3178 86 5/34 9/100 36.95 2.15 102.7 2 0
CE McLeod (Aus) 1894-1905 17 3374 1325 33 5/65 5/65 40.15 2.35 102.2 2 0
W Attewell (Eng) 1884-1892 10 2850 626 28 4/42 6/107 22.35 1.31 101.7 0 0
KJ O'Keeffe (Aus) 1971-1977 24 5384 2018 53 5/101 6/106 38.07 2.24 101.5 1 0
RK Chauhan (India) 1993-1998 21 4749 1857 47 4/48 7/107 39.51 2.34 101.0 0 0
HDPK Dharmasena (SL) 1993-2004 31 6939 2920 69 6/72 8/183 42.31 2.52 100.5 3 0
Surendranath (India) 1958-1961 11 2602 1053 26 5/75 5/75 40.50 2.42 100.0 2 0

Minimum of 2000 balls

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (SSC), 2nd Test, Aug 14-18, 2014 [Test # 2136]
England v India at The Oval, 5th Test, Aug 15-17, 2014 [Test # 2137]
Zimbabwe v South Africa at Harare, Only Test, Aug 9-12, 2014 [Test # 2135]

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