Records / First-class matches / Bowling records / Most ten-wickets-in-a-match in a career

Most ten-wickets-in-a-match
Player Span Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5 10
AP Freeman 1914-1936 592 154658 69577 3776 10/53 18.42 2.69 40.9 386 140
CWL Parker 1903-1935 635 157059 63817 3278 10/79 19.46 2.43 47.9 277 91
TWJ Goddard 1922-1952 593 142211 59116 2979 10/113 19.84 2.49 47.7 251 86
T Richardson 1892-1905 358 78992 38793 2104 10/45 18.43 2.94 37.5 200 72
C Blythe 1899-1914 439 103546 42094 2503 10/30 16.81 2.43 41.3 218 71
W Rhodes 1898-1930 1110 185742 70322 4204 9/24 16.72 2.27 44.1 287 68
JT Hearne 1888-1923 639 144470 54351 3061 9/32 17.75 2.25 47.1 255 66
WG Grace 1865-1908 870 124831 50980 2809 10/49 18.14 2.45 44.4 240 64
J Southerton 1854-1879 286 68668 24280 1682 9/30 14.43 2.12 40.8 192 59
JC White 1909-1937 472 129439 43759 2355 10/76 18.58 2.02 54.9 193 58
GA Lohmann 1884-1897 293 71724 25295 1841 9/28 13.73 2.11 38.9 176 57
EG Dennett 1903-1926 401 98666 42637 2151 10/40 19.82 2.59 45.8 211 57
AW Mold 1889-1901 287 62225 26010 1673 9/29 15.54 2.50 37.1 152 56
FW Lillywhite 1825-1853 237 15265 2435 1576 10/? 1.54 0.95 9.6 155 55
WR Hillyer 1835-1853 230 - 4458+ 1482 8/26 11.00* - - 149 54
H Verity 1930-1939 378 84219 29145 1956 10/10 14.90 2.07 43.0 164 54
J Briggs 1879-1900 535 100144 35430 2221 10/55 15.95 2.12 45.0 200 52
GAR Lock 1946-1971 654 150168 54709 2844 10/54 19.23 2.18 52.8 196 50
DL Underwood 1963-1987 676 139783 49993 2465 9/28 20.28 2.14 56.7 153 47
TG Wass 1896-1920 312 71399 34092 1666 9/67 20.46 2.86 42.8 159 45
AS Kennedy 1907-1936 677 150851 61035 2874 10/37 21.23 2.42 52.4 225 45
A Shaw 1864-1897 404 101967 24577 2027 10/73 12.12 1.44 50.3 177 44
MW Tate 1912-1937 679 150461 50571 2784 9/71 18.16 2.01 54.0 195 44
DVP Wright 1932-1957 497 92960 49307 2056 9/47 23.98 3.18 45.2 150 42
AE Trott 1892-1910 375 71549 35318 1674 10/42 21.09 2.96 42.7 131 41
GJ Thompson 1905-1922 352 63988 30058 1591 9/64 18.89 2.81 40.2 147 40
GH Hirst 1891-1929 826 123328 51371 2742 9/23 18.73 2.49 44.9 184 40
WE Hollies 1932-1957 515 130625 48656 2323 10/49 20.94 2.23 56.2 182 40
J Wisden 1845-1863 186 24208 7390 1109 10/58 6.66 1.83 21.8 111 39
W Mead 1892-1904 429 89777 36388 1916 9/40 18.99 2.43 46.8 152 39
FA Tarrant 1898-1937 329 63536 26450 1512 10/90 17.49 2.49 42.0 133 38
D Shackleton 1948-1969 647 159043 53303 2857 9/30 18.65 2.01 55.6 194 38
F Morley 1871-1883 232 53628 17103 1274 8/26 13.42 1.91 42.0 119 36
CTB Turner 1882-1910 155 41808 14152 993 9/15 14.25 2.03 42.1 102 35
JA Newman 1906-1930 541 102779 51397 2054 9/131 25.02 3.00 50.0 134 35
G Wootton 1861-1873 186 - 12500+ 983 10/54 13.00* - - 87 34
M Muralitharan 1989-2010 232 66933 26997 1374 9/51 19.64 2.42 48.7 119 34
A Mynn 1834-1859 212 - 3261+ 1036 9/? 10.22* - - 92 33
CV Grimmett 1911-1941 248 73987 31737 1424 10/37 22.28 2.57 51.9 127 33
CF Root 1910-1932 365 80614 31933 1512 9/23 21.11 2.37 53.3 125 33
R Peel 1882-1897 436 88683 28758 1775 9/22 16.20 1.94 49.9 123 33
FR Spofforth 1874-1888 155 30593 12759 853 9/18 14.95 2.50 35.8 84 32
Mushtaq Ahmed 1986-2008 309 70759 36127 1407 9/48 25.67 3.06 50.2 104 32
JC Laker 1946-1965 450 101370 35791 1944 10/53 18.41 2.11 52.1 127 32
EA McDonald 1909-1931 281 58477 28967 1395 8/41 20.76 2.97 41.9 119 31
GG Macaulay 1920-1935 468 89877 32441 1837 8/21 17.65 2.16 48.9 126 31
E Willsher 1850-1875 267 - 16493+ 1329 8/16 12.78* - - 107 30
G Giffen 1877-1904 251 46916 21785 1022 10/66 21.31 2.78 45.9 95 30
TB Mitchell 1928-1939 328 62741 30543 1483 10/64 20.59 2.92 42.3 118 30
S Haigh 1895-1913 561 78817 32091 2012 9/25 15.94 2.44 39.1 135 30
G Geary 1912-1938 549 116292 41336 2063 10/18 20.03 2.13 56.3 125 30

Records includes the following recent matches:
Surrey v New Zealand A at The Oval, tour match, Aug 31-Sep 2, 2014 [First-class]
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (SSC), 2nd Test, Aug 14-18, 2014 [Test # 2136]
Glamorgan v Essex at Swansea, LV= County Championship Division Two, Aug 15-18, 2014 [First-class]
Kent v Hampshire at Canterbury, LV= County Championship Division Two, Aug 15-18, 2014 [First-class]
Lancashire v Durham at Manchester, LV= County Championship Division One, Aug 15-18, 2014 [First-class]
Leicestershire v Surrey at Leicester, LV= County Championship Division Two, Aug 15-18, 2014 [First-class]
Northamptonshire v Nottinghamshire at Northampton, LV= County Championship Division One, Aug 15-18, 2014 [First-class]
Somerset v Warwickshire at Taunton, LV= County Championship Division One, Aug 15-18, 2014 [First-class]
Yorkshire v Sussex at Scarborough, LV= County Championship Division One, Aug 15-18, 2014 [First-class]

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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.

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