Best averages
Player Span Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
H Ironmonger (AUS) 1931-1933 14 2975+ 844+ 68 7/23 11/24 12.98* 1.70* 45.7* 4 2
CV Grimmett (AUS) 1930-1936 30 9934+ 3479+ 169 7/40 14/199 20.95* 2.10* 59.8* 16 6
WE Bowes (ENG) 1932-1939 15 3481 1446 67 6/33 9/219 21.58 2.49 51.9 6 0
WJ O'Reilly (AUS) 1932-1938 27 9559+ 3092+ 136 7/54 11/129 23.60* 1.94* 72.9* 9 2
H Verity (ENG) 1931-1939 41 11173 3510 144 8/43 15/104 24.37 1.88 77.5 5 2
W Voce (ENG) 1930-1937 25 5852 2526 97 7/70 11/149 26.04 2.58 60.3 3 2
LN Constantine (WI) 1930-1939 15 3153 1484 53 5/75 9/122 28.00 2.82 59.4 2 0
MS Nichols (ENG) 1930-1939 14 2565 1152 41 6/35 8/108 28.09 2.69 62.5 2 0
RWV Robins (ENG) 1930-1937 18 3060 1679 59 6/32 7/68 28.45 3.29 51.8 1 0
GOB Allen (ENG) 1930-1937 23 4116 2174 76 7/80 10/78 28.60 3.16 54.1 5 1
IAR Peebles (ENG) 1930-1931 9 2377 1145 40 6/63 9/227 28.62 2.89 59.4 3 0
K Farnes (ENG) 1934-1939 16 3932 1719 60 6/96 10/179 28.65 2.62 65.5 3 1
MW Tate (ENG) 1930-1935 13 3480 1086 37 5/124 6/89 29.35 1.87 94.0 1 0
EL McCormick (AUS) 1935-1938 12 2107 1079 36 4/101 7/173 29.97 3.07 58.5 0 0
HC Griffith (WI) 1930-1933 10 2184 993 33 5/63 8/162 30.09 2.72 66.1 1 0
AJ Bell (SA) 1931-1935 14 2760 1225 40 5/69 5/69 30.62 2.66 69.0 3 0
L Amar Singh (INDIA) 1932-1936 7 2182 858 28 7/86 8/141 30.64 2.35 77.9 2 0
CL Vincent (SA) 1930-1935 17 3501 1639 48 6/51 8/149 34.14 2.80 72.9 1 0
LO Fleetwood-Smith (AUS) 1935-1938 10 3093 1570 42 6/110 10/239 37.38 3.04 73.6 2 1
WR Hammond (ENG) 1930-1939 62 5759 2251 59 5/57 7/87 38.15 2.34 97.6 1 0
TW Wall (AUS) 1930-1934 19 3888+ 1613+ 48 5/14 7/53 39.34* 2.48* 94.8* 2 0
DVP Wright (ENG) 1938-1939 10 2200 1166 27 4/153 5/64 43.18 3.18 81.4 0 0
SJ McCabe (AUS) 1930-1938 41 3557+ 1481+ 36 4/13 4/38 43.55* 2.49* 104.6* 0 0
ACB Langton (SA) 1935-1939 16 3952+ 1710+ 40 5/58 6/89 46.21* 2.59* 106.8* 1 0

Minimum of 2000 balls
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 West Indies at The Oval, 3rd Test, Aug 19-22, 1939 [Test # 274]
England v West Indies at Manchester, 2nd Test, Jul 22-25, 1939 [Test # 273]
England v West Indies at Lord's, 1st Test, Jun 24-27, 1939 [Test # 272]