Best bowling figures in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
BAW Mendis 4.0 2 8 6 2.00 v Zimbabwe Hambantota 18 Sep 2012 T20I # 263
SL Malinga 4.0 0 31 5 7.75 v England Pallekele 1 Oct 2012 T20I # 284
BAW Mendis 4.0 0 12 4 3.00 v West Indies Colombo (RPS) 7 Oct 2012 T20I # 289
BMAJ Mendis 4.0 0 24 3 6.00 v Zimbabwe Hambantota 18 Sep 2012 T20I # 263
HMRKB Herath 4.0 0 25 3 6.25 v Pakistan Colombo (RPS) 4 Oct 2012 T20I # 287
AD Mathews 4.0 1 8 2 2.00 v Pakistan Hambantota 1 Jun 2012 T20I # 244
A Dananjaya 2.0 0 9 2 4.50 v New Zealand Pallekele 30 Oct 2012 T20I # 290
SL Malinga 3.0 0 12 2 4.00 v Pakistan Hambantota 1 Jun 2012 T20I # 244
BAW Mendis 4.0 1 12 2 3.00 v West Indies Pallekele 29 Sep 2012 T20I # 280
KMDN Kulasekara 3.0 0 13 2 4.33 v Pakistan Hambantota 1 Jun 2012 T20I # 244
KMDN Kulasekara 4.0 1 13 2 3.25 v Pakistan Hambantota 3 Jun 2012 T20I # 245
KMDN Kulasekara 3.0 0 13 2 4.33 v New Zealand Pallekele 30 Oct 2012 T20I # 290
SMSM Senanayake 3.0 0 20 2 6.66 v Pakistan Hambantota 1 Jun 2012 T20I # 244
NLTC Perera 3.0 0 22 2 7.33 v New Zealand Pallekele 30 Oct 2012 T20I # 290
A Dananjaya 4.0 0 26 2 6.50 v England Pallekele 1 Oct 2012 T20I # 284
AD Mathews 4.0 0 27 2 6.75 v Pakistan Colombo (RPS) 4 Oct 2012 T20I # 287
BAW Mendis 4.0 0 27 2 6.75 v Pakistan Colombo (RPS) 4 Oct 2012 T20I # 287
RMS Eranga 4.0 0 30 2 7.50 v India Pallekele 7 Aug 2012 T20I # 255
KS Lokuarachchi 4.0 0 31 2 7.75 v Pakistan Hambantota 3 Jun 2012 T20I # 245
A Dananjaya 4.0 0 32 2 8.00 v New Zealand Pallekele 27 Sep 2012 T20I # 275
KMDN Kulasekara 4.0 0 33 2 8.25 v New Zealand Pallekele 27 Sep 2012 T20I # 275
BMAJ Mendis 1.0 0 5 1 5.00 v England Pallekele 1 Oct 2012 T20I # 284
KMDN Kulasekara 1.0 0 9 1 9.00 v South Africa Hambantota 22 Sep 2012 T20I # 269
AD Mathews 4.0 1 11 1 2.75 v West Indies Colombo (RPS) 7 Oct 2012 T20I # 289
NLTC Perera 1.0 0 12 1 12.00 v South Africa Hambantota 22 Sep 2012 T20I # 269
BMAJ Mendis 2.0 0 12 1 6.00 v West Indies Pallekele 29 Sep 2012 T20I # 280
BMAJ Mendis 2.0 0 13 1 6.50 v India Pallekele 7 Aug 2012 T20I # 255
A Dananjaya 3.0 0 16 1 5.33 v West Indies Colombo (RPS) 7 Oct 2012 T20I # 289
SL Malinga 2.3 0 20 1 8.00 v Zimbabwe Hambantota 18 Sep 2012 T20I # 263
HMRKB Herath 2.0 0 21 1 10.50 v South Africa Hambantota 22 Sep 2012 T20I # 269
KMDN Kulasekara 4.0 0 22 1 5.50 v England Pallekele 1 Oct 2012 T20I # 284
NLTC Perera 2.4 0 23 1 8.62 v Pakistan Hambantota 1 Jun 2012 T20I # 244
RMS Eranga 3.0 0 23 1 7.66 v New Zealand Pallekele 30 Oct 2012 T20I # 290
SL Malinga 2.0 0 27 1 13.50 v South Africa Hambantota 22 Sep 2012 T20I # 269
KMDN Kulasekara 4.0 0 28 1 7.00 v West Indies Pallekele 29 Sep 2012 T20I # 280
SL Malinga 4.0 0 30 1 7.50 v New Zealand Pallekele 27 Sep 2012 T20I # 275
NLTC Perera 4.0 0 31 1 7.75 v Pakistan Hambantota 3 Jun 2012 T20I # 245
AD Mathews 4.0 0 31 1 7.75 v West Indies Pallekele 29 Sep 2012 T20I # 280
BAW Mendis 4.0 0 48 1 12.00 v New Zealand Pallekele 27 Sep 2012 T20I # 275

Performances in matches that overlap years are credited to the year in which they occurred - this results in some unknown data, especially in regard to bowling figures

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Pallekele, Only T20I, Oct 30, 2012 [T20I # 290]
Sri Lanka v West Indies at Colombo (RPS), ICC World Twenty20 final, Oct 7, 2012 [T20I # 289]
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (RPS), ICC World Twenty20 1st semi final, Oct 4, 2012 [T20I # 287]