Records / Test matches / Bowling records / Outstanding bowling analyses in an innings

1 wicket analyses
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
AN Hornby 7.0x4 7 0 1 England v Australia Melbourne 2 Jan 1879 Test # 3
G Ulyett 3.0x5 3 0 1 England v Australia Lord's 21 Jul 1890 Test # 33
TW Hayward 2.0x5 2 0 1 England v South Africa Port Elizabeth 13 Feb 1896 Test # 47
AW Nourse 1.0 1 0 1 South Africa v England Durban 21 Jan 1910 Test # 107
FE Woolley 0.1 0 0 1 England v Australia Melbourne 30 Dec 1911 Test # 117
WW Armstrong 3.0 3 0 1 Australia v England Nottingham 28 May 1921 Test # 140
W Barber 0.2 0 0 1 England v South Africa Leeds 13 Jul 1935 Test # 244
CL McCool 0.2 0 0 1 Australia v New Zealand Wellington 29 Mar 1946 Test # 275
JH Wardle 5.0 5 0 1 England v New Zealand Auckland 25 Mar 1955 Test # 402
RG Nadkarni 6.1 6 0 1 India v England Chennai 10 Jan 1962 Test # 520
RG Pollock 4.0 4 0 1 South Africa v England Lord's 22 Jul 1965 Test # 594
JH du Preez 2.0 2 0 1 South Africa v Australia Port Elizabeth 24 Feb 1967 Test # 617
R Illingworth 2.0 2 0 1 England v India Lord's 22 Jun 1967 Test # 619
BAG Murray 1.0 1 0 1 New Zealand v India Wellington 29 Feb 1968 Test # 632
KR Stackpole 1.2 1 0 1 Australia v India Mumbai (BS) 4 Nov 1969 Test # 664
AI Kallicharran 4.0 4 0 1 West Indies v New Zealand Auckland 29 Feb 1980 Test # 877
IVA Richards 0.2 0 0 1 West Indies v Pakistan Faisalabad 8 Dec 1980 Test # 888
Wasim Raja 1.0 1 0 1 Pakistan v Australia Perth 13 Nov 1981 Test # 909
Wasim Raja 2.3 2 0 1 Pakistan v England Birmingham 29 Jul 1982 Test # 931
HA Gomes 2.0 2 0 1 West Indies v Australia Melbourne 22 Dec 1984 Test # 1005
GRJ Matthews 3.0 3 0 1 Australia v New Zealand Christchurch 28 Feb 1986 Test # 1038
Aamer Malik 2.0 2 0 1 Pakistan v Australia Karachi 15 Sep 1988 Test # 1104
PAJ DeFreitas 2.0 2 0 1 England v New Zealand Nottingham 7 Jun 1990 Test # 1145
Asif Mujtaba 3.0 3 0 1 Pakistan v England Lord's 18 Jun 1992 Test # 1190
WJ Cronje 0.3 0 0 1 South Africa v Australia Johannesburg 4 Mar 1994 Test # 1252
G Kirsten 2.0 2 0 1 South Africa v New Zealand Durban 26 Dec 1994 Test # 1280
RT Ponting 1.5 1 0 1 Australia v West Indies Brisbane 22 Nov 1996 Test # 1340
PL Symcox 2.0 2 0 1 South Africa v Pakistan Sheikhupura 17 Oct 1997 Test # 1381
JC Adams 2.0 2 0 1 West Indies v England Port of Spain 13 Feb 1998 Test # 1399
CD McMillan 1.4 1 0 1 New Zealand v India Wellington 26 Dec 1998 Test # 1435
DR Martyn 1.0 1 0 1 Australia v England Perth 29 Nov 2002 Test # 1629
A Flintoff 1.3 1 0 1 England v West Indies Lord's 22 Jul 2004 Test # 1707
FH Edwards 1.2 1 0 1 West Indies v Pakistan Bridgetown 26 May 2005 Test # 1752
KP Pietersen 0.3 0 0 1 England v South Africa Lord's 10 Jul 2008 Test # 1880
Raqibul Hasan 1.0 1 0 1 Bangladesh v India Dhaka 24 Jan 2010 Test # 1950
MEK Hussey 1.0 1 0 1 Australia v Sri Lanka Pallekele 8 Sep 2011 Test # 2007
CS Martin 1.0 1 0 1 New Zealand v Australia Brisbane 1 Dec 2011 Test # 2020
GP Swann 1.0 1 0 1 England v Pakistan Dubai (DSC) 3 Feb 2012 Test # 2034
SR Watson 3.0 3 0 1 Australia v England Adelaide 5 Dec 2013 Test # 2105
2 wicket analyses
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
FE Woolley 2.0 1 1 2 England v Australia Sydney 23 Feb 1912 Test # 120
OG Smith 1.5 1 1 2 West Indies v New Zealand Christchurch 18 Feb 1956 Test # 422
Wasim Raja 3.0 2 1 2 Pakistan v Sri Lanka Karachi 5 Mar 1982 Test # 923
RR Sarwan 1.0 0 1 2 West Indies v India Bridgetown 2 May 2002 Test # 1601
DL Vettori 2.4 2 1 2 New Zealand v Zimbabwe Harare 7 Aug 2005 Test # 1759
SK Raina 2.0 1 1 2 India v New Zealand Nagpur 20 Nov 2010 Test # 1978
Wasim Raja 3.3 1 2 2 Pakistan v England Karachi 2 Mar 1984 Test # 978
WKM Benjamin 5.0 4 2 2 West Indies v England Leeds 21 Jul 1988 Test # 1101
CA Walsh 5.5 3 2 2 West Indies v India Nagpur 1 Dec 1994 Test # 1277
A Kumble 4.0 2 2 2 India v Bangladesh Chittagong 17 Dec 2004 Test # 1727
A Kumble 2.0 1 2 2 India v South Africa Johannesburg 15 Dec 2006 Test # 1823
3 wicket analyses
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
R Benaud 3.4 3 0 3 Australia v India Delhi 12 Dec 1959 Test # 482
AJ Hall 2.0 1 1 3 South Africa v Sri Lanka Johannesburg 8 Nov 2002 Test # 1624
V Pollard 5.0 2 3 3 New Zealand v England Auckland 11 Mar 1966 Test # 604
Alok Kapali 2.1 1 3 3 Bangladesh v Pakistan Peshawar 27 Aug 2003 Test # 1657
RES Wyatt 13.0 10 4 3 England v South Africa Durban 21 Jan 1928 Test # 170
Nasim-ul-Ghani 7.0 5 4 3 Pakistan v West Indies Dhaka 6 Mar 1959 Test # 471
KF Barrington 3.1 1 4 3 England v South Africa Cape Town 1 Jan 1965 Test # 573
MJ Clarke 1.5 0 5 3 Australia v India Sydney 2 Jan 2008 Test # 1857
EJ Barlow 5.0x8 2 6 3 South Africa v Australia Adelaide 24 Jan 1964 Test # 553
Danish Kaneria 6.0 2 6 3 Pakistan v New Zealand Wellington 3 Dec 2009 Test # 1938
LG Hylton 7.3 3 8 3 West Indies v England Bridgetown 8 Jan 1935 Test # 238
LJ Johnson 5.2x8 2 8 3 Australia v India Melbourne 6 Feb 1948 Test # 295
JC Laker 18.0 14 8 3 England v Australia The Oval 23 Aug 1956 Test # 429
Mudassar Nazar 11.0 5 8 3 Pakistan v New Zealand Lahore 16 Nov 1984 Test # 998
RK Chauhan 11.0 8 8 3 India v Sri Lanka Ahmedabad 8 Feb 1994 Test # 1247
PL Symcox 9.3 5 8 3 South Africa v Pakistan Faisalabad 24 Oct 1997 Test # 1382
CEL Ambrose 11.0 6 8 3 West Indies v Zimbabwe Port of Spain 16 Mar 2000 Test # 1490
L Klusener 9.3 5 8 3 South Africa v New Zealand Port Elizabeth 30 Nov 2000 Test # 1519
4 wicket analyses
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
AG Cremer 5.2 1 4 4 Zimbabwe v Bangladesh Harare 17 Apr 2013 Test # 2086
Pervez Sajjad 12.0 8 5 4 Pakistan v New Zealand Rawalpindi 27 Mar 1965 Test # 585
K Higgs 9.0 7 5 4 England v New Zealand Christchurch 25 Feb 1966 Test # 602
PH Edmonds 8.0 6 6 4 England v Pakistan Lord's 15 Jun 1978 Test # 826
JC White 6.3 2 7 4 England v Australia Brisbane 30 Nov 1928 Test # 176
JH Wardle 5.0 2 7 4 England v Australia Manchester 9 Jul 1953 Test # 374
R Appleyard 6.0 3 7 4 England v New Zealand Auckland 25 Mar 1955 Test # 402
AJL Hill 8.0x5 4 8 4 England v South Africa Cape Town 21 Mar 1896 Test # 49
RJ Hadlee 7.0 4 8 4 New Zealand v Sri Lanka Kandy 9 Mar 1984 Test # 980
SK Warne 15.0 12 8 4 Australia v New Zealand Auckland 12 Mar 1993 Test # 1217
MG Melle 10.0 6 9 4 South Africa v England The Oval 16 Aug 1951 Test # 338
W Voce 8.0x8 1 10 4 England v Australia Sydney 18 Dec 1936 Test # 256
ER Dexter 9.1 3 10 4 England v Pakistan Leeds 5 Jul 1962 Test # 532
GD McGrath 13.0 9 10 4 Australia v West Indies Brisbane 23 Nov 2000 Test # 1516
TM Dilshan 4.2 1 10 4 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh Chittagong 3 Jan 2009 Test # 1905
Harbhajan Singh 7.2 2 10 4 India v South Africa Durban 26 Dec 2010 Test # 1987
5 wicket analyses
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
ERH Toshack 2.3x8 1 2 5 Australia v India Brisbane 28 Nov 1947 Test # 290
H Ironmonger 7.2 5 6 5 Australia v South Africa Melbourne 12 Feb 1932 Test # 216
VD Philander 6.0 3 7 5 South Africa v New Zealand Cape Town 2 Jan 2013 Test # 2069
TBA May 6.5 3 9 5 Australia v West Indies Adelaide 23 Jan 1993 Test # 1210
IT Botham 14.0 9 11 5 England v Australia Birmingham 30 Jul 1981 Test # 906
JE Taylor 9.0 4 11 5 West Indies v England Kingston 4 Feb 2009 Test # 1906
M Muralitharan 9.4 4 13 5 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh Colombo (SSC) 6 Sep 2001 Test # 1561
Harbhajan Singh 4.3 0 13 5 India v West Indies Kingston 30 Jun 2006 Test # 1808
GOB Allen 13.0 7 14 5 England v New Zealand The Oval 29 Jul 1931 Test # 210
TW Wall 15.1 7 14 5 Australia v South Africa Brisbane 27 Nov 1931 Test # 212
WJ O'Reilly 12.0 5 14 5 Australia v New Zealand Wellington 29 Mar 1946 Test # 275
AR Caddick 11.2 5 14 5 England v West Indies Leeds 17 Aug 2000 Test # 1508
DK Lillee 15.0 8 15 5 Australia v England Birmingham 10 Jul 1975 Test # 760
DR Parry 10.4 4 15 5 West Indies v Australia Port of Spain 15 Apr 1978 Test # 823
ESH Giddins 7.0 2 15 5 England v Zimbabwe Lord's 18 May 2000 Test # 1495
M Muralitharan 7.3 3 15 5 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh Colombo (SSC) 25 Jun 2007 Test # 1837
VD Philander 7.0 3 15 5 South Africa v Australia Cape Town 9 Nov 2011 Test # 2016
6 wicket analyses
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
JJC Lawson 6.5 4 3 6 West Indies v Bangladesh Dhaka 8 Dec 2002 Test # 1630
AER Gilligan 6.3 4 7 6 England v South Africa Birmingham 14 Jun 1924 Test # 153
DW Steyn 8.1 6 8 6 South Africa v Pakistan Johannesburg 1 Feb 2013 Test # 2072
MJ Clarke 6.2 0 9 6 Australia v India Mumbai 3 Nov 2004 Test # 1720
S Haigh 11.4x5 6 11 6 England v South Africa Cape Town 1 Apr 1899 Test # 59
Shoaib Akhtar 8.2 4 11 6 Pakistan v New Zealand Lahore 1 May 2002 Test # 1600
DL Underwood 11.6x8 7 12 6 England v New Zealand Christchurch 25 Feb 1971 Test # 681
SLV Raju 17.5 13 12 6 India v Sri Lanka Chandigarh 23 Nov 1990 Test # 1156
HJ Tayfield 14.0x8 7 13 6 South Africa v New Zealand Johannesburg 29 Jan 1954 Test # 381
CTB Turner 18.0x4 11 15 6 Australia v England Sydney 28 Jan 1887 Test # 25
MHN Walker 16.0x8 8 15 6 Australia v Pakistan Sydney 6 Jan 1973 Test # 707
7 wicket analyses
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
SJ Harmison 12.3 8 12 7 England v West Indies Kingston 11 Mar 2004 Test # 1687
J Briggs 19.1x4 11 17 7 England v South Africa Cape Town 25 Mar 1889 Test # 32
MA Noble 7.4 2 17 7 Australia v England Melbourne 1 Jan 1902 Test # 66
W Rhodes 11.0 3 17 7 England v Australia Birmingham 29 May 1902 Test # 70
MD Marshall 15.4 5 22 7 West Indies v England Manchester 30 Jun 1988 Test # 1100
H Ironmonger 20.0 7 23 7 Australia v West Indies Melbourne 13 Feb 1931 Test # 205
HJ Tayfield 8.4x8 1 23 7 South Africa v Australia Durban 20 Jan 1950 Test # 320
RJ Hadlee 8.3x8 0 23 7 New Zealand v India Wellington 13 Feb 1976 Test # 772
SK Warne 16.1 9 23 7 Australia v Pakistan Brisbane 9 Nov 1995 Test # 1311
GR Hazlitt 21.4 8 25 7 Australia v England The Oval 19 Aug 1912 Test # 129
CEL Ambrose 18.0 9 25 7 West Indies v Australia Perth 30 Jan 1993 Test # 1212
8 wicket analyses
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
GA Lohmann 9.4x5 5 7 8 England v South Africa Port Elizabeth 13 Feb 1896 Test # 47
J Briggs 14.2x4 5 11 8 England v South Africa Cape Town 25 Mar 1889 Test # 32
GD McGrath 16.0 8 24 8 Australia v Pakistan Perth 16 Dec 2004 Test # 1726
SF Barnes 16.4 4 29 8 England v South Africa The Oval 12 Aug 1912 Test # 128
CEH Croft 18.5 7 29 8 West Indies v Pakistan Port of Spain 4 Mar 1977 Test # 799
FJ Laver 18.2 7 31 8 Australia v England Manchester 26 Jul 1909 Test # 104
FS Trueman 8.4 2 31 8 England v India Manchester 17 Jul 1952 Test # 353
IT Botham 20.5 8 34 8 England v Pakistan Lord's 15 Jun 1978 Test # 826
GA Lohmann 27.1x4 12 35 8 England v Australia Sydney 25 Feb 1887 Test # 26
LR Gibbs 53.3 37 38 8 West Indies v India Bridgetown 23 Mar 1962 Test # 527
GD McGrath 20.3 8 38 8 Australia v England Lord's 19 Jun 1997 Test # 1370
9 wicket analyses
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
GA Lohmann 14.2x5 6 28 9 England v South Africa Johannesburg 2 Mar 1896 Test # 48
JC Laker 16.4 4 37 9 England v Australia Manchester 26 Jul 1956 Test # 428
M Muralitharan 40.0 19 51 9 Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe Kandy 4 Jan 2002 Test # 1583
RJ Hadlee 23.4 4 52 9 New Zealand v Australia Brisbane 8 Nov 1985 Test # 1029
Abdul Qadir 37.0 13 56 9 Pakistan v England Lahore 25 Nov 1987 Test # 1081
DE Malcolm 16.3 2 57 9 England v South Africa The Oval 18 Aug 1994 Test # 1266
M Muralitharan 54.2 27 65 9 Sri Lanka v England The Oval 27 Aug 1998 Test # 1423
JM Patel 35.5 16 69 9 India v Australia Kanpur 19 Dec 1959 Test # 483
10 wicket analyses
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
JC Laker 51.2 23 53 10 England v Australia Manchester 26 Jul 1956 Test # 428
A Kumble 26.3 9 74 10 India v Pakistan Delhi 4 Feb 1999 Test # 1443

Records include the following 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]

Statsguru Trivia

Use Statsguru to submit your own queries and mail us the urls here

Did you know?

WG Grace, Fred Grace and Edward Grace, all brothers, made their debuts in the same Test match, versus Australia at The Oval, in 1880. Another set of brothers, Alec Hearne, George Hearne and Jack Hearne, also made their debuts for England in the same Test, versus South Africa at Newlands in 1892.

Random Record

Most consecutive five-wickets-in-an-innings - Test matches

Sponsored Links

Tournament, match & LIVE fixed odds at bet365