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Best strike rates
Player Span Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 4 5
RJ Harris (Aus) 2009-2012 21 1031 832 44 5/19 18.90 4.84 23.4 0 3
MA Starc (Aus) 2010-2015 36 1701 1391 71 6/28 19.59 4.90 23.9 5 5
CJ Anderson (NZ) 2013-2015 30 1025 1057 42 5/63 25.16 6.18 24.4 2 1
MJ McClenaghan (NZ) 2013-2015 34 1690 1639 66 5/58 24.83 5.81 25.6 6 1
Hamid Hassan (Afg) 2009-2015 28 1410 1079 53 5/45 20.35 4.59 26.6 2 1
Mohammed Shami (India) 2013-2015 43 2129 1972 79 4/35 24.96 5.55 26.9 5 0
BAW Mendis (SL) 2008-2014 83 4010 3134 148 6/13 21.17 4.68 27.0 7 3
SW Tait (Aus) 2007-2011 35 1688 1461 62 4/39 23.56 5.19 27.2 2 0
Imran Tahir (SA) 2011-2015 35* 1760 1292 64 5/45 20.18 4.40 27.5 4 1
RN ten Doeschate (Neth) 2006-2011 33 1580 1327 55 4/31 24.12 5.03 28.7 3 0
AH Gray (WI) 1985-1991 25 1270 835 44 6/50 18.97 3.94 28.8 2 1
SE Bond (NZ) 2002-2010 82 4295 3070 147 6/19 20.88 4.28 29.2 7 4
VD Philander (SA) 2007-2015 26 1084 828 37 4/12 22.37 4.58 29.2 2 0
GI Allott (NZ) 1997-2000 31 1528 1207 52 4/35 23.21 4.73 29.3 4 0
B Lee (Aus) 2000-2012 221 11185 8877 380 5/22 23.36 4.76 29.4 14 9
M Morkel (Afr/SA) 2007-2015 96* 4740 3919 161 5/21 24.34 4.96 29.4 6 2
LS Pascoe (Aus) 1977-1982 29 1568 1066 53 5/30 20.11 4.07 29.5 4 1
Junaid Khan (Pak) 2011-2014 48 2267 1943 75 4/12 25.90 5.14 30.2 3 0
Saqlain Mushtaq (Pak) 1995-2003 169 8770 6275 288 5/20 21.78 4.29 30.4 11 6
Waqar Younis (Pak) 1989-2003 262 12698 9919 416 7/36 23.84 4.68 30.5 14 13
CJ McKay (Aus) 2009-2014 59 2965 2364 97 5/28 24.37 4.78 30.5 4 2
I Wardlaw (Scot) 2013-2015 21 1078 979 35 4/22 27.97 5.44 30.8 2 0
AR Cusack (Ire) 2007-2015 55 1788 1392 58 5/20 24.00 4.67 30.8 0 1
KSC de Silva (SL) 1996-2000 38 1619 1323 52 3/18 25.44 4.90 31.1 0 0
R McLaren (SA) 2009-2014 54 2403 2102 77 4/19 27.29 5.24 31.2 5 0
A Mishra (India) 2003-2014 27 1408 1078 45 6/48 23.95 4.59 31.2 2 1
DE Bollinger (Aus) 2009-2011 39 1942 1482 62 5/35 23.90 4.57 31.3 3 2
SL Malinga (SL) 2004-2015 181 8711 7599 278 6/38 27.33 5.23 31.3 9 7
Shoaib Akhtar (Asia/ICC/Pak) 1998-2011 163 7764 6169 247 6/16 24.97 4.76 31.4 6 4
MG Johnson (Aus) 2005-2015 148 7237 5838 230 6/31 25.38 4.84 31.4 9 3
AA Donald (SA) 1991-2003 164 8561 5926 272 6/23 21.78 4.15 31.4 11 2
Naved-ul-Hasan (Pak) 2003-2010 74 3466 3221 110 6/27 29.28 5.57 31.5 6 1
LL Tsotsobe (SA) 2009-2013 61 2964 2347 94 4/22 24.96 4.75 31.5 7 0
CJ Jordan (Eng) 2013-2015 20 1044 993 33 5/29 30.09 5.70 31.6 0 1
KTGD Prasad (SL) 2006-2015 24 1015 976 32 3/17 30.50 5.76 31.7 0 0
DW Steyn (Afr/SA) 2005-2015 101* 4967 3984 156 6/39 25.53 4.81 31.8 4 3
VC Drakes (WI) 1995-2004 34 1640 1293 51 5/33 25.35 4.73 32.1 3 2
Saeed Ajmal (Pak) 2008-2014 111 5885 4059 183 5/24 22.18 4.13 32.1 6 2
C Pringle (NZ) 1990-1995 64 3314 2459 103 5/45 23.87 4.45 32.1 2 1
NLTC Perera (SL) 2009-2015 101 3749 3545 116 6/44 30.56 5.67 32.3 3 3
SB O'Connor (NZ) 1997-2000 38 1487 1396 46 5/39 30.34 5.63 32.3 1 2
JAR Blain (Scot) 1999-2009 33 1329 1173 41 5/22 28.60 5.29 32.4 1 1
WD Parnell (SA) 2009-2015 46 2107 1957 65 5/48 30.10 5.57 32.4 2 2
T Mupariwa (Zim) 2004-2015 36 1821 1482 56 4/39 26.46 4.88 32.5 3 0
RAS Lakmal (SL) 2009-2015 35 1662 1541 51 4/30 30.21 5.56 32.5 1 0
KS Lokuarachchi (SL) 2003-2007 21 1011 725 31 4/44 23.38 4.30 32.6 1 0
M Ntini (ICC/SA) 1998-2009 173 8687 6559 266 6/22 24.65 4.53 32.6 8 4
DJ Bravo (WI) 2004-2014 164 6511 5874 199 6/43 29.51 5.41 32.7 6 1
HA Gomes (WI) 1978-1987 83 1345 1045 41 4/31 25.48 4.66 32.8 2 0
JE Taylor (WI) 2003-2015 77 3851 3204 117 5/48 27.38 4.99 32.9 3 1
AB Agarkar (India) 1998-2007 191 9484 8021 288 6/42 27.85 5.07 32.9 10 2
Khurram Chohan (Can) 2009-2014 25 1186 1029 36 5/68 28.58 5.20 32.9 3 1
KLT Arthurton (WI) 1988-1999 105 1384 1159 42 4/31 27.59 5.02 32.9 3 0
I Sharma (India) 2007-2015 76 3493 3313 106 4/34 31.25 5.69 32.9 5 0
S Sreesanth (India) 2005-2011 53 2476 2508 75 6/55 33.44 6.07 33.0 2 1
NW Bracken (Aus) 2001-2009 116 5759 4240 174 5/47 24.36 4.41 33.0 5 2
CR Woakes (Eng) 2011-2015 33 1560 1546 47 6/45 32.89 5.94 33.1 2 2
MS Kasprowicz (Aus) 1995-2005 43 2225 1674 67 5/45 24.98 4.51 33.2 1 2
A Flintoff (Eng/ICC) 1999-2009 141 5624 4121 169 5/19 24.38 4.39 33.2 6 2
MF Maharoof (SL) 2004-2012 104 4430 3565 133 6/14 26.80 4.82 33.3 4 2
KAJ Roach (WI) 2008-2015 66 3301 2728 99 6/27 27.55 4.95 33.3 2 3
Dawlat Zadran (Afg) 2011-2015 27 1269 1208 38 3/29 31.78 5.71 33.3 0 0
AD Russell (WI) 2011-2015 48 2009 1932 60 4/35 32.20 5.77 33.4 5 0
T Thushara (SL) 2008-2010 38 1676 1393 50 5/47 27.86 4.98 33.5 0 1
Wahab Riaz (Pak) 2008-2015 52* 2318 2173 69 5/46 31.49 5.62 33.5 2 1
Umar Gul (Pak) 2003-2014 125 5836 5015 173 6/42 28.98 5.15 33.7 4 2
TG Southee (NZ) 2008-2015 89 4352 3768 129 7/33 29.20 5.19 33.7 4 2
SCJ Broad (Eng) 2006-2015 117 5905 5205 175 5/23 29.74 5.28 33.7 9 1
ST Finn (Eng) 2011-2015 56 2902 2416 86 5/33 28.09 4.99 33.7 3 2
IK Pathan (India) 2004-2012 120 5855 5142 173 5/27 29.72 5.26 33.8 5 2
BP Patterson (WI) 1986-1993 59 3050 2206 90 6/29 24.51 4.33 33.8 1 1
CG Rackemann (Aus) 1983-1991 52 2791 1833 82 5/16 22.35 3.94 34.0 3 1
GD McGrath (Aus/ICC) 1993-2007 250 12970 8391 381 7/15 22.02 3.88 34.0 9 7
RD King (WI) 1998-2005 50 2603 1807 76 4/25 23.77 4.16 34.2 2 0
R Telemachus (SA) 1998-2006 37 1918 1565 56 4/43 27.94 4.89 34.2 1 0
KD Mills (NZ) 2001-2015 170 8230 6485 240 5/25 27.02 4.72 34.2 8 1
BA Williams (Aus) 2002-2004 25 1203 814 35 5/22 23.25 4.05 34.3 1 2
DW Fleming (Aus) 1994-2001 88 4619 3402 134 5/36 25.38 4.41 34.4 4 1
JO Holder (WI) 2013-2015 31 1448 1366 42 4/13 32.52 5.66 34.4 2 0
DS Lehmann (Aus) 1996-2005 117 1793 1445 52 4/7 27.78 4.83 34.4 1 0
R Rampaul (WI) 2003-2014 90 3967 3361 115 5/49 29.22 5.08 34.4 8 2
SR Clark (Aus) 2005-2009 39 1829 1477 53 4/54 27.86 4.84 34.5 2 0
Mohammad Sami (Pak) 2001-2012 85 4188 3451 121 5/10 28.52 4.94 34.6 3 1
CRD Fernando (Asia/SL) 2001-2012 147 6507 5648 187 6/27 30.20 5.20 34.7 3 1
DK Lillee (Aus) 1972-1983 63 3593 2145 103 5/34 20.82 3.58 34.8 5 1
KJ O'Brien (Ire) 2006-2015 87 2512 2152 72 4/13 29.88 5.14 34.8 2 0
CK Langeveldt (SA) 2001-2010 72 3489 2962 100 5/39 29.62 5.09 34.8 1 2
AJ Ireland (Zim) 2005-2007 26 1326 1115 38 3/41 29.34 5.04 34.8 0 0
JP Faulkner (Aus) 2013-2015 39 1745 1626 50 4/48 32.52 5.59 34.9 2 0
LE Plunkett (Eng) 2005-2011 29 1363 1321 39 3/24 33.87 5.81 34.9 0 0
JC Tredwell (Eng) 2010-2014 44 2062 1641 59 4/41 27.81 4.77 34.9 3 0
DS Mohanty (India) 1997-2001 45 1996 1662 57 4/56 29.15 4.99 35.0 1 0
AJ Hall (SA) 1999-2007 88 3341 2515 95 5/18 26.47 4.51 35.1 3 1
M Muralitharan (Asia/ICC/SL) 1993-2011 350 18811 12326 534 7/30 23.08 3.93 35.2 15 10
HS Baidwan (Can) 2008-2014 32 1551 1348 44 3/19 30.63 5.21 35.2 0 0
HK Olonga (Zim) 1995-2003 50 2059 1977 58 6/19 34.08 5.76 35.5 2 2
S Lee (Aus) 1995-2001 45 1706 1245 48 5/33 25.93 4.37 35.5 1 1
AR Adams (NZ) 2001-2007 42 1885 1643 53 5/22 31.00 5.22 35.5 2 1
JF Mooney (Ire) 2006-2015 57 1530 1388 43 4/27 32.27 5.44 35.5 2 0
FH Edwards (WI) 2003-2009 50 2138 1812 60 6/22 30.20 5.08 35.6 0 2
JM Anderson (Eng) 2002-2015 192 9482 7798 266 5/23 29.31 4.93 35.6 11 2
M Hendrick (Eng) 1973-1981 22 1248 681 35 5/31 19.45 3.27 35.6 2 1
GB Hogg (Aus) 1996-2008 123 5564 4188 156 5/32 26.84 4.51 35.6 3 2
CEH Croft (WI) 1977-1981 19 1070 620 30 6/15 20.66 3.47 35.6 0 1
Mudassar Bukhari (Neth) 2007-2014 46 2036 1601 57 3/17 28.08 4.71 35.7 0 0
Rubel Hossain (Ban) 2009-2015 56 2537 2382 71 6/26 33.54 5.63 35.7 4 1
Z Khan (Asia/India) 2000-2012 200 10097 8301 282 5/42 29.43 4.93 35.8 7 1
A Nel (SA) 2001-2008 79 3801 2935 106 5/45 27.68 4.63 35.8 3 1
AME Roberts (WI) 1975-1983 56 3123 1771 87 5/22 20.35 3.40 35.8 2 1

Minimum of 1000 balls

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
Pakistan v South Africa at Auckland, ICC Cricket World Cup 29th Match, Mar 7, 2015 [ODI # 3626 - Live]
    » Pakistan 17/0 (4.5 ov, Ahmed Shehzad 8*, Sarfraz Ahmed 8*, DW Steyn 0/5)
India v West Indies at Perth, ICC Cricket World Cup 28th match, Mar 6, 2015 [ODI # 3625]
Bangladesh v Scotland at Nelson, ICC Cricket World Cup 27th match, Mar 5, 2015 [ODI # 3624]

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