Most wickets in a series
Player Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
CV Grimmett (Aus) 5 2077 642 44 7/40 13/173 14.59 1.85 47.2 5 3
Australia in South Africa Test Series, 1935/36
WJ Whitty (Aus) 5 1395 632 37 6/17 9/98 17.08 2.71 37.7 2 0
South Africa in Australia Test Series, 1910/11
CV Grimmett (Aus) 5 1836 557 33 7/83 14/199 16.87 1.82 55.6 3 1
South Africa in Australia Test Series, 1931/32
H Ironmonger (Aus) 4 1331 296 31 6/18 11/24 9.54 1.33 42.9 3 1
South Africa in Australia Test Series, 1931/32
R Benaud (Aus) 5 1937 658 30 5/49 9/144 21.93 2.03 64.5 4 0
Australia in South Africa Test Series, 1957/58
HJ Tayfield (SA) 5 2228 843 30 7/81 13/165 28.10 2.27 74.2 2 1
South Africa in Australia Test Series, 1952/53
WJ O'Reilly (Aus) 5 1502 460 27 5/20 8/104 17.03 1.83 55.6 2 0
Australia in South Africa Test Series, 1935/36
MJ Procter (SA) 4 858 353 26 6/73 9/103 13.57 2.46 33.0 1 0
Australia in South Africa Test Series, 1969/70
TL Goddard (SA) 5 1533 422 26 6/53 8/92 16.23 1.65 58.9 1 0
Australia in South Africa Test Series, 1966/67
AK Davidson (Aus) 5 1613 425 25 6/34 9/82 17.00 1.58 64.5 2 0
Australia in South Africa Test Series, 1957/58
CB Llewellyn (SA) 3 796 448 25 6/92 10/116 17.92 3.37 31.8 4 1
Australia in South Africa Test Series, 1902/03
RO Schwarz (SA) 5 1006 651 25 6/47 7/89 26.04 3.88 40.2 2 0
South Africa in Australia Test Series, 1910/11
PM Pollock (SA) 5 1275 710 25 6/95 7/212 28.40 3.34 51.0 2 0
South Africa in Australia Test Series, 1963/64
JT Partridge (SA) 5 1980 833 25 7/91 9/176 33.32 2.52 79.2 2 0
South Africa in Australia Test Series, 1963/64
GD McKenzie (Aus) 5 1652 624 24 5/46 8/132 26.00 2.26 68.8 3 0
Australia in South Africa Test Series, 1966/67
WA Johnston (Aus) 5 1285 392 23 6/44 8/65 17.04 1.83 55.8 1 0
Australia in South Africa Test Series, 1949/50
AJ Bell (SA) 5 1242 624 23 5/69 6/170 27.13 3.01 54.0 3 0
South Africa in Australia Test Series, 1931/32
MG Johnson (Aus) 3 757 382 22 7/68 12/127 17.36 3.02 34.4 2 1
Australia in South Africa Test Series, 2013/14
A Cotter (Aus) 5 1169 633 22 6/69 8/142 28.77 3.24 53.1 1 0
South Africa in Australia Test Series, 1910/11
WA Johnston (Aus) 5 2135 737 21 6/152 7/177 35.09 2.07 101.6 2 0
South Africa in Australia Test Series, 1952/53
SR Clark (Aus) 3 708 317 20 5/55 9/89 15.85 2.68 35.4 1 0
Australia in South Africa Test Series, 2005/06
SK Warne (Aus) 3 1123 417 20 6/34 11/109 20.85 2.22 56.1 2 1
South Africa in Australia Test Series, 1997/98
SK Warne (Aus) 3 972 442 20 6/161 8/231 22.10 2.72 48.6 1 0
Australia in South Africa Test Series, 2001/02
AN Connolly (Aus) 4 1286 522 20 6/47 7/109 26.10 2.43 64.3 2 0
Australia in South Africa Test Series, 1969/70
RR Lindwall (Aus) 4 1079 383 19 5/60 8/112 20.15 2.12 56.7 1 0
South Africa in Australia Test Series, 1952/53
M Ntini (SA) 3 689 425 19 6/100 10/178 22.36 3.70 36.2 1 1
Australia in South Africa Test Series, 2005/06
JW Gleeson (Aus) 4 1530 740 19 5/125 8/186 38.94 2.90 80.5 1 0
Australia in South Africa Test Series, 1969/70
SK Warne (Aus) 3 1051 307 18 7/56 12/128 17.05 1.75 58.3 2 1
South Africa in Australia Test Series, 1993/94
IWG Johnson (Aus) 5 1098 436 18 5/34 6/72 24.22 2.38 61.0 1 0
Australia in South Africa Test Series, 1949/50
DW Steyn (SA) 3 788 471 18 5/67 10/154 26.16 3.58 43.7 2 1
South Africa in Australia Test Series, 2008/09
PS Heine (SA) 4 995 321 17 6/58 6/75 18.88 1.93 58.5 2 0
Australia in South Africa Test Series, 1957/58
B Lee (Aus) 3 696 332 17 5/69 6/114 19.52 2.86 40.9 1 0
Australia in South Africa Test Series, 2005/06
KR Miller (Aus) 5 1080 390 17 5/40 5/66 22.94 2.16 63.5 1 0
Australia in South Africa Test Series, 1949/50
MG Johnson (Aus) 3 958 440 17 8/61 11/159 25.88 2.75 56.3 1 1
South Africa in Australia Test Series, 2008/09
SK Warne (Aus) 3 1041 473 17 5/113 8/170 27.82 2.72 61.2 1 0
South Africa in Australia Test Series, 2001/02
HJ Tayfield (SA) 5 2211 639 17 5/120 5/120 37.58 1.73 130.0 1 0
Australia in South Africa Test Series, 1957/58
HJ Tayfield (SA) 5 1588 726 17 7/23 9/167 42.70 2.74 93.4 1 0
Australia in South Africa Test Series, 1949/50
SM Pollock (SA) 3 924 351 16 7/87 9/148 21.93 2.27 57.7 1 0
South Africa in Australia Test Series, 1997/98
MG Johnson (Aus) 3 834 400 16 4/25 8/137 25.00 2.87 52.1 0 0
Australia in South Africa Test Series, 2008/09
DW Steyn (SA) 3 786 474 16 4/56 7/152 29.62 3.61 49.1 0 0
Australia in South Africa Test Series, 2008/09
NBF Mann (SA) 5 1562 623 16 4/105 6/128 38.93 2.39 97.6 0 0
Australia in South Africa Test Series, 1949/50
GD McKenzie (Aus) 5 1428 689 16 4/82 6/163 43.06 2.89 89.2 0 0
South Africa in Australia Test Series, 1963/64
Records includes the following current or recent matches:
South Africa v Australia at Cape Town, 3rd Test, Mar 1-5, 2014 [Test # 2122]
South Africa v Australia at Port Elizabeth, 2nd Test, Feb 20-23, 2014 [Test # 2121]
South Africa v Australia at Centurion, 1st Test, Feb 12-15, 2014 [Test # 2119]
Sponsored Links

Tournament, match & LIVE fixed odds at bet365