Highest strike rates in an innings
Player Runs Balls 4s 6s SR Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
MA Holding 32 15 5 1 213.33 West Indies v England The Oval 12 Aug 1976 Test # 781
AI Kallicharran 29* 18 1 2 161.11 West Indies v England Nottingham 3 Jun 1976 Test # 777
RA Woolmer 31 25 3 2 124.00 England v Australia Lord's 31 Jul 1975 Test # 761
Intikhab Alam 32* 26 1 2 123.07 Pakistan v England The Oval 22 Aug 1974 Test # 744
RW Marsh 32 29 7 0 110.34 Australia v England The Oval 28 Aug 1975 Test # 763
RA Woolmer 30 28 6 0 107.14 England v West Indies The Oval 12 Aug 1976 Test # 781
APE Knott 31 29 4 1 106.89 England v Australia Leeds 14 Aug 1975 Test # 762
CH Lloyd 33 31 1 0 106.45 West Indies v England Lord's 17 Jun 1976 Test # 778
DL Murray 33 32 4 0 103.12 West Indies v England Leeds 22 Jul 1976 Test # 780
CL King 58 58 10 0 100.00 West Indies v England Leeds 22 Jul 1976 Test # 780
IT Botham 108 110 12 1 98.18 England v Pakistan Lord's 15 Jun 1978 Test # 826
AW Greig 41 42 5 1 97.61 England v Australia Lord's 31 Jul 1975 Test # 761
MHN Walker 78* 84 10 0 92.85 Australia v England The Oval 25 Aug 1977 Test # 808
IT Botham 137 152 10 5 90.13 England v India Leeds 16 Aug 1979 Test # 853
P Willey 36 40 7 0 90.00 England v West Indies Leeds 22 Jul 1976 Test # 780
IVA Richards 66 74 11 0 89.18 West Indies v England Leeds 22 Jul 1976 Test # 780
RC Fredericks 109 124 18 0 87.90 West Indies v England Leeds 22 Jul 1976 Test # 780
FM Engineer 35 40 4 0 87.50 India v England Lord's 22 Jul 1971 Test # 690
DI Gower 82 94 10 2 87.23 England v India Lord's 2 Aug 1979 Test # 852
PH Edmonds 27* 31 4 1 87.09 England v India The Oval 30 Aug 1979 Test # 854
CG Greenidge 85* 98 12 1 86.73 West Indies v England The Oval 12 Aug 1976 Test # 781
RC Fredericks 86* 101 9 0 85.14 West Indies v England The Oval 12 Aug 1976 Test # 781
JA Snow 34 40 4 1 85.00 England v Australia Birmingham 10 Jul 1975 Test # 760
BD Julien 121 143 18 2 84.61 West Indies v England Lord's 23 Aug 1973 Test # 727
IT Botham 33 39 4 1 84.61 England v India Birmingham 12 Jul 1979 Test # 851
RW Marsh 43* 51 5 0 84.31 Australia v England The Oval 10 Aug 1972 Test # 702
RW Marsh 91 111 9 4 81.98 Australia v England Manchester 8 Jun 1972 Test # 698
APE Knott 26 33 3 0 78.78 England v India Lord's 20 Jun 1974 Test # 740
CH Lloyd 29 37 6 0 78.37 West Indies v England Leeds 22 Jul 1976 Test # 780
KD Boyce 36 46 6 0 78.26 West Indies v England Lord's 23 Aug 1973 Test # 727
CG Greenidge 115 147 14 2 78.23 West Indies v England Leeds 22 Jul 1976 Test # 780
AW Greig 139 178 16 0 78.08 England v New Zealand Nottingham 7 Jun 1973 Test # 722
APE Knott 90 116 11 1 77.58 England v India The Oval 19 Aug 1971 Test # 692
APE Knott 50 65 8 0 76.92 England v West Indies The Oval 12 Aug 1976 Test # 781
JA Snow 30 39 3 1 76.92 England v Australia The Oval 28 Aug 1975 Test # 763
PH Edmonds 36* 47 3 1 76.59 England v Pakistan Lord's 15 Jun 1978 Test # 826
S Abid Ali 71 93 7 0 76.34 India v England Manchester 6 Jun 1974 Test # 739
GA Gooch 83 109 13 1 76.14 England v India Birmingham 12 Jul 1979 Test # 851
DK Lillee 28* 37 3 1 75.67 Australia v England The Oval 28 Aug 1975 Test # 763
BL D'Oliveira 37 49 7 0 75.51 England v Australia Manchester 8 Jun 1972 Test # 698
DI Gower 46 61 5 1 75.40 England v New Zealand Lord's 24 Aug 1978 Test # 830
IVA Richards 291 386 38 0 75.38 West Indies v England The Oval 12 Aug 1976 Test # 781
DW Hookes 85 113 12 0 75.22 Australia v England The Oval 25 Aug 1977 Test # 808
R Edwards 99 132 15 0 75.00 Australia v England Lord's 31 Jul 1975 Test # 761
IVA Richards 63 84 8 0 75.00 West Indies v England Nottingham 3 Jun 1976 Test # 777
AW Greig 76* 102 11 0 74.50 England v West Indies Leeds 22 Jul 1976 Test # 780
AW Greig 96 129 15 0 74.41 England v Australia Lord's 31 Jul 1975 Test # 761
IVA Richards 232 313 31 4 74.12 West Indies v England Nottingham 3 Jun 1976 Test # 777
DI Gower 56 76 9 0 73.68 England v Pakistan Lord's 15 Jun 1978 Test # 826
Wasim Raja 28 38 4 0 73.68 Pakistan v England Lord's 15 Jun 1978 Test # 826

Minimum of 25 runs
Strike rates listed for matches only where balls faced are available
Performances in matches that overlap decades 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:
England v India at The Oval, 4th Test, Aug 30-Sep 4, 1979 [Test # 854]
England v India at Leeds, 3rd Test, Aug 16-21, 1979 [Test # 853]
England v India at Lord's, 2nd Test, Aug 2-7, 1979 [Test # 852]