Worst career economy rate
Player Span Mat Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 4 5
JW Dernbach (Eng) 2011-2013 24 205.4 6 1308 31 4/45 42.19 6.35 39.8 1 0
S Sreesanth (India) 2005-2011 53 412.4 16 2508 75 6/55 33.44 6.07 33.0 2 1
UT Yadav (India) 2010-2014 31 229.2 9 1388 33 3/32 42.06 6.05 41.6 0 0
KM Jarvis (Zim) 2009-2013 24 202.5 9 1221 27 3/36 45.22 6.01 45.0 0 0
ML Nkala (Zim) 1998-2006 50 263.4 8 1570 22 3/12 71.36 5.95 71.9 0 0
R Vinay Kumar (India) 2010-2013 31 239.2 19 1423 38 4/30 37.44 5.94 37.7 1 0
E Chigumbura (Afr/Zim) 2004-2014 156 659.1 23 3879 95 4/28 40.83 5.88 41.6 1 0
Shafiul Islam (Ban) 2010-2014 51 355.3 24 2089 58 4/21 36.01 5.87 36.7 4 0
SI Mahmood (Eng) 2004-2009 26 199.3 7 1169 30 4/50 38.96 5.85 39.9 1 0
Shahadat Hossain (Ban) 2006-2013 51 366.2 18 2143 47 3/34 45.59 5.84 46.7 0 0
Hasibul Hossain (Ban) 1995-2004 32 229.1 13 1338 29 4/56 46.13 5.83 47.4 1 0
Mohammed Shami (India) 2013-2014 29 248.3 17 1448 50 4/50 28.96 5.82 29.8 2 0
MJ McClenaghan (NZ) 2013-2014 22 188.1 5 1096 48 5/58 22.83 5.82 23.5 5 1
LE Plunkett (Eng) 2005-2011 29 227.1 7 1321 39 3/24 33.87 5.81 34.9 0 0
JP Faulkner (Aus) 2013-2014 24 186.4 5 1081 36 4/48 30.02 5.79 31.1 2 0
HK Olonga (Zim) 1995-2003 50 343.1 13 1977 58 6/19 34.08 5.76 35.5 2 2
I Sharma (India) 2007-2014 72 560.1 27 3207 102 4/38 31.44 5.72 32.9 4 0
SM Ervine (Zim) 2001-2004 42 274.5 10 1561 41 3/29 38.07 5.67 40.2 0 0
Rubel Hossain (Ban) 2009-2014 49 375.0 12 2121 65 6/26 32.63 5.65 34.6 4 1
Tapash Baisya (Ban) 2002-2007 56 434.4 18 2452 59 4/16 41.55 5.64 44.2 2 0
SB O'Connor (NZ) 1997-2000 38 247.5 10 1396 46 5/39 30.34 5.63 32.3 1 2
IG Butler (NZ) 2002-2010 26 184.5 6 1038 28 4/44 37.07 5.61 39.6 1 0
WD Parnell (SA) 2009-2014 34 255.1 13 1427 46 5/48 31.02 5.59 33.2 1 2
Naved-ul-Hasan (Pak) 2003-2010 74 577.4 25 3221 110 6/27 29.28 5.57 31.5 6 1
L Balaji (India) 2002-2009 30 241.1 11 1344 34 4/48 39.52 5.57 42.5 1 0
T Panyangara (Zim) 2004-2014 31 245.3 22 1367 30 3/28 45.56 5.56 49.1 0 0
GC Smith (Afr/SA) 2002-2013 197 171.0 0 951 18 3/30 52.83 5.56 57.0 0 0
KA Pollard (WI) 2007-2013 85 298.0 4 1655 44 3/27 37.61 5.55 40.6 0 0
Wahab Riaz (Pak) 2008-2013 39 282.2 12 1562 48 5/46 32.54 5.53 35.2 0 1
TJ Friend (Zim) 2000-2004 51 321.4 13 1779 37 4/55 48.08 5.53 52.1 1 0
NN Odhiambo (Kenya) 2006-2014 69 468.0 26 2585 70 4/61 36.92 5.52 40.1 1 0
SR Patel (Eng) 2008-2013 36 197.5 4 1091 24 5/41 45.45 5.51 49.4 0 1
AD Russell (WI) 2011-2014 35 241.5 7 1333 44 4/35 30.29 5.51 32.9 5 0
YK Pathan (India) 2008-2012 57 248.2 3 1365 33 3/49 41.36 5.49 45.1 0 0
JA Morkel (Afr/SA) 2004-2012 58 345.3 13 1899 50 4/29 37.98 5.49 41.4 2 0
RAS Lakmal (SL) 2009-2014 27 208.2 14 1144 38 3/22 30.10 5.49 32.8 0 0
CD McMillan (NZ) 1997-2007 197 313.1 7 1717 49 3/20 35.04 5.48 38.3 0 0
RP Singh (India) 2005-2011 58 427.3 31 2343 69 4/35 33.95 5.48 37.1 2 0
NLTC Perera (SL) 2009-2014 76 480.1 21 2630 94 6/44 27.97 5.47 30.6 2 3
DT Hondo (Zim) 2001-2005 56 396.5 21 2171 61 4/37 35.59 5.47 39.0 3 0
TT Bresnan (Eng) 2006-2014 84 697.3 33 3802 108 5/48 35.20 5.45 38.7 3 1
AO Suji (Kenya) 1996-2008 60 215.5 12 1175 21 2/14 55.95 5.44 61.6 0 0
CO Obuya (Kenya) 2001-2014 104 303.0 8 1637 35 5/24 46.77 5.40 51.9 0 1
MR Gillespie (NZ) 2006-2009 32 253.3 30 1369 37 4/58 37.00 5.40 41.1 1 0
DJ Bravo (WI) 2004-2014 158 1053.1 37 5680 191 6/43 29.73 5.39 33.0 5 1
JF Mooney (Ire) 2006-2013 48 192.1 10 1036 35 4/27 29.60 5.39 32.9 2 0
Farhad Reza (Ban) 2006-2011 34 189.5 12 1017 22 5/42 46.22 5.35 51.7 0 1
TL Best (WI) 2004-2014 26 216.4 9 1157 34 4/35 34.02 5.34 38.2 2 0
BW Hilfenhaus (Aus) 2007-2012 25 202.4 16 1075 29 5/33 37.06 5.30 41.9 0 1
JAR Blain (Scot) 1999-2009 33 221.3 12 1173 41 5/22 28.60 5.29 32.4 1 1
MJ Hoggard (Eng) 2001-2006 26 217.4 13 1152 32 5/49 36.00 5.29 40.8 0 1
AM Blignaut (Zim) 1999-2010 54 391.2 12 2063 50 4/43 41.26 5.27 46.9 2 0
IK Pathan (India) 2004-2012 120 975.5 53 5142 173 5/27 29.72 5.26 33.8 5 2
V Sehwag (Asia/ICC/India) 1999-2013 251 732.0 13 3853 96 4/6 40.13 5.26 45.7 1 0
TBM de Leede (Neth) 1996-2007 29 189.5 6 999 29 4/35 34.44 5.26 39.2 1 0
CB Mpofu (Zim) 2004-2013 64 511.0 36 2689 70 6/52 38.41 5.26 43.8 2 1
A Jadeja (India) 1992-2000 196 208.0 2 1094 20 3/3 54.70 5.25 62.4 0 0
Enamul Haque (Ban) 1990-2002 29 206.2 3 1083 19 2/40 57.00 5.24 65.1 0 0
H Masakadza (Zim) 2001-2014 132 248.3 5 1301 35 3/39 37.17 5.23 42.6 0 0
JEC Franklin (NZ) 2001-2013 110 641.2 34 3354 81 5/42 41.40 5.22 47.5 0 1
AR Adams (NZ) 2001-2007 42 314.1 15 1643 53 5/22 31.00 5.22 35.5 2 1
SCJ Broad (Eng) 2006-2014 108 912.0 51 4767 168 5/23 28.37 5.22 32.5 9 1
BP Julian (Aus) 1993-1999 25 191.0 11 997 22 3/40 45.31 5.21 52.0 0 0
HS Baidwan (Can) 2008-2014 32 258.3 13 1348 44 3/19 30.63 5.21 35.2 0 0
Sohail Tanvir (Pak) 2007-2013 58 460.3 23 2401 67 5/48 35.83 5.21 41.2 3 1
MJ Mason (NZ) 2003-2010 26 196.3 15 1024 31 4/24 33.03 5.21 38.0 1 0
SL Malinga (SL) 2004-2014 174 1390.2 82 7243 267 6/38 27.12 5.20 31.2 9 7
CRD Fernando (Asia/SL) 2001-2012 147 1084.3 53 5648 187 6/27 30.20 5.20 34.7 3 1
Khurram Chohan (Can) 2009-2014 25 197.4 12 1029 36 5/68 28.58 5.20 32.9 3 1
TG Southee (NZ) 2008-2014 78 636.0 42 3310 105 5/33 31.52 5.20 36.3 4 1
A Nehra (Asia/India) 2001-2011 120 958.3 55 4981 157 6/23 31.72 5.19 36.6 5 2
SW Tait (Aus) 2007-2011 35 281.2 11 1461 62 4/39 23.56 5.19 27.2 2 0
Alok Kapali (Ban) 2002-2011 69 242.0 8 1255 24 3/49 52.29 5.18 60.5 0 0
Umar Gul (Pak) 2003-2014 124 963.4 67 4966 173 6/42 28.70 5.15 33.4 4 2
GJ Whittall (Zim) 1993-2003 147 676.4 18 3481 88 4/35 39.55 5.14 46.1 1 0
SJ Harmison (Eng) 2002-2009 58 483.1 29 2481 76 5/33 32.64 5.13 38.1 2 1
P Kumar (India) 2007-2012 68 540.2 45 2774 77 4/31 36.02 5.13 42.1 3 0
RN Lewis (WI) 1997-2009 28 191.4 2 983 22 3/43 44.68 5.12 52.2 0 0
AP Gurusinha (SL) 1985-1996 147 264.1 8 1354 26 2/25 52.07 5.12 60.9 0 0
R Rampaul (WI) 2003-2014 85 619.3 29 3168 105 5/49 30.17 5.11 35.4 7 2
LJ Wright (Eng) 2007-2014 50 173.0 2 884 15 2/34 58.93 5.10 69.2 0 0
PP Chawla (India) 2007-2011 25 218.4 6 1117 32 4/23 34.90 5.10 41.0 2 0
R McLaren (SA) 2009-2014 43 320.3 13 1637 63 4/19 25.98 5.10 30.5 5 0
SR Tendulkar (India) 1989-2012 463 1342.2 24 6850 154 5/32 44.48 5.10 52.2 4 2
Yuvraj Singh (Asia/India) 2000-2013 293 831.2 18 4238 111 5/31 38.18 5.09 44.9 2 1
CK Langeveldt (SA) 2001-2010 72 581.3 29 2962 100 5/39 29.62 5.09 34.8 1 2
FH Edwards (WI) 2003-2009 50 356.2 23 1812 60 6/22 30.20 5.08 35.6 0 2
Mahmudullah (Ban) 2007-2014 102 511.0 12 2597 61 3/4 42.57 5.08 50.2 0 0
Khaled Mahmud (Ban) 1998-2006 77 564.1 30 2865 67 4/19 42.76 5.07 50.5 1 0
AB Agarkar (India) 1998-2007 191 1580.4 100 8021 288 6/42 27.85 5.07 32.9 10 2
M Kartik (India) 2002-2007 37 317.5 19 1612 37 6/27 43.56 5.07 51.5 0 1
SK Raina (India) 2005-2014 192 259.2 3 1315 26 3/34 50.57 5.07 59.8 0 0
Saleem Malik (Pak) 1982-1999 283 584.1 10 2959 89 5/35 33.24 5.06 39.3 1 1
KM Dabengwa (Zim) 2005-2010 37 184.5 2 936 23 3/15 40.69 5.06 48.2 0 0
SC Ganguly (Asia/India) 1992-2007 311 760.1 30 3849 100 5/16 38.49 5.06 45.6 1 2
AJ Hollioake (Eng) 1996-1999 35 201.2 3 1019 32 4/23 31.84 5.06 37.7 2 0
MG Bevan (Aus) 1994-2004 232 327.4 4 1655 36 3/36 45.97 5.05 54.6 0 0
AJ Ireland (Zim) 2005-2007 26 221.0 13 1115 38 3/41 29.34 5.04 34.8 0 0
Nazmul Hossain (Ban) 2004-2012 38 274.5 23 1386 44 4/40 31.50 5.04 37.4 1 0
RN ten Doeschate (Neth) 2006-2011 33 263.2 18 1327 55 4/31 24.12 5.03 28.7 3 0
MV Nagamootoo (WI) 2000-2002 24 198.1 4 998 18 4/32 55.44 5.03 66.0 1 0
SC Williams (Zim) 2005-2014 61 192.3 6 969 14 3/23 69.21 5.03 82.5 0 0
JS Patel (NZ) 2005-2009 39 300.4 9 1513 42 3/11 36.02 5.03 42.9 0 0
HMCM Bandara (SL) 2006-2010 31 245.0 3 1232 36 4/31 34.22 5.02 40.8 2 0
KLT Arthurton (WI) 1988-1999 105 230.4 4 1159 42 4/31 27.59 5.02 32.9 3 0
SB Doull (NZ) 1992-2000 42 290.5 25 1459 36 4/25 40.52 5.01 48.4 1 0
MJ Clarke (Aus) 2003-2014 236 424.5 7 2130 56 5/35 38.03 5.01 45.5 1 1
A Symonds (Aus) 1998-2009 198 989.1 30 4955 133 5/18 37.25 5.00 44.6 2 1

Minimum of 1000 balls

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
Zimbabwe v Afghanistan at Bulawayo, 3rd ODI, Jul 22, 2014 [ODI # 3505 - Live]
    » Afghanistan 264/8 (49.4 ov, Dawlat Zadran 24*, Shapoor Zadran 5*, SW Masakadza 0/35) - Match over
Zimbabwe v Afghanistan at Bulawayo, 2nd ODI, Jul 20, 2014 [ODI # 3504]
Zimbabwe v Afghanistan at Bulawayo, 1st ODI, Jul 18, 2014 [ODI # 3503]

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