Highest strike rates in an innings
Player Runs Balls 4s 6s SR Opposition Match Date Scorecard
IDS Smith 30 17 6 0 176.47 v Sri Lanka 9 Mar 1984 Test # 980
IDS Smith 31* 26 5 0 119.23 v Sri Lanka 9 Mar 1984 Test # 980
DL Vettori 55 75 10 0 73.33 v Sri Lanka 3 May 2003 Test # 1644
RJ Hadlee 27 37 3 0 72.97 v Sri Lanka 9 Mar 1984 Test # 980
RJ Hadlee 29 41 3 0 70.73 v Sri Lanka 9 Mar 1984 Test # 980
GP Howarth 60 94 6 0 63.82 v Sri Lanka 9 Mar 1984 Test # 980
JV Coney 25 44 3 0 56.81 v Sri Lanka 9 Mar 1984 Test # 980
MH Richardson 55 101 6 1 54.45 v Sri Lanka 3 May 2003 Test # 1644
SB Styris 32 62 5 0 51.61 v Sri Lanka 3 May 2003 Test # 1644
JF Reid 30 62 4 0 48.38 v Sri Lanka 9 Mar 1984 Test # 980
GP Howarth 62 131 5 0 47.32 v Sri Lanka 9 Mar 1984 Test # 980
MD Crowe 26 59 2 1 44.06 v Sri Lanka 9 Mar 1984 Test # 980
JDP Oram 74 179 15 0 41.34 v Sri Lanka 3 May 2003 Test # 1644
MJ Horne 27 73 5 0 36.98 v Sri Lanka 3 May 2003 Test # 1644
RG Hart 31 90 5 0 34.44 v Sri Lanka 3 May 2003 Test # 1644
JG Wright 45 143 2 0 31.46 v Sri Lanka 9 Mar 1984 Test # 980
SP Fleming 33 109 3 0 30.27 v Sri Lanka 3 May 2003 Test # 1644
MH Richardson 55 185 9 0 29.72 v Sri Lanka 3 May 2003 Test # 1644
PJ Wiseman 29 109 3 0 26.60 v Sri Lanka 3 May 2003 Test # 1644
JF Reid 26 102 3 0 25.49 v Sri Lanka 9 Mar 1984 Test # 980
By default, the shading indicates records from the past week, or failing that, the most recent entry.
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Minimum of 25 runs
Strike rates listed for matches only where balls faced are available

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Kandy, 2nd Test, May 3-7, 2003 [Test # 1644]
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Kandy, 1st Test, Mar 9-14, 1984 [Test # 980]