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Best averages
Player Span Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
Khan Mohammad (Pak) 1955-1956 8 2221 667 42 6/21 8/41 15.88 1.80 52.8 3 0
Zulfiqar Ahmed (Pak) 1955-1956 4 1141 306 19 6/42 11/79 16.10 1.60 60.0 2 1
Fazal Mahmood (Pak) 1955-1962 13 3907 1179 65 7/80 13/114 18.13 1.81 60.1 7 2
Imran Khan (Pak) 1976-1992 38 7673 3131 163 8/58 14/116 19.20 2.44 47.0 10 3
Waqar Younis (Pak) 1989-2002 33 6280 3288 162 7/76 13/135 20.29 3.14 38.7 11 3
Pervez Sajjad (Pak) 1964-1973 10 2576 813 40 7/74 9/112 20.32 1.89 64.4 2 0
AH Kardar (Pak) 1955-1956 9 1206 253 12 3/35 5/73 21.08 1.25 100.5 0 0
MD Marshall (WI) 1980-1990 10 1667 751 35 5/33 6/47 21.45 2.70 47.6 1 0
R Benaud (Aus) 1956-1959 4 1446 416 19 5/93 8/111 21.89 1.72 76.1 1 0
CA Walsh (WI) 1986-1997 9 1636 723 33 5/78 7/77 21.90 2.65 49.5 2 0
Wasim Akram (Pak) 1985-2001 41 7872 3423 154 6/48 10/106 22.22 2.60 51.1 8 1
SP Gupte (India) 1955-1955 5 1661 476 21 5/18 7/167 22.66 1.71 79.0 3 0
Mohammad Nazir (Pak) 1969-1981 8 1798 636 26 7/99 8/120 24.46 2.12 69.1 2 0
Shabbir Ahmed (Pak) 2003-2005 6 1459 686 28 5/48 8/109 24.50 2.82 52.1 1 0
M Muralitharan (SL) 1995-2009 9 2877 1248 50 6/71 10/148 24.96 2.60 57.5 2 1
Iqbal Qasim (Pak) 1977-1988 29 8070 2792 111 7/49 11/118 25.15 2.07 72.7 6 1
SL Boock (NZ) 1984-1984 3 1036 431 17 7/87 8/156 25.35 2.49 60.9 1 0
DA Allen (Eng) 1961-1962 3 1084 335 13 5/30 7/124 25.76 1.85 83.3 1 0
LR Gibbs (WI) 1959-1975 5 1282 390 15 3/14 5/138 26.00 1.82 85.4 0 0
IR Bishop (WI) 1990-1997 6 1038 526 20 5/41 7/100 26.30 3.04 51.9 1 0
Shoaib Akhtar (Pak) 1997-2006 21 3885 2198 83 6/11 10/80 26.48 3.39 46.8 5 1
Abdul Qadir (Pak) 1977-1990 40 10464 4506 168 9/56 13/101 26.82 2.58 62.2 12 4
Shahid Nazir (Pak) 1996-2006 9 1400 733 27 5/53 7/98 27.14 3.14 51.8 1 0
Umar Gul (Pak) 2003-2009 11 2499 1413 52 6/135 9/164 27.17 3.39 48.0 3 0
Saeed Ahmed (Pak) 1959-1969 16 1131 412 15 4/64 6/108 27.46 2.18 75.4 0 0
SK Warne (Aus) 1994-1994 3 1090 504 18 6/136 9/240 28.00 2.77 60.5 2 0
Saqlain Mushtaq (Pak) 1995-2004 19 5175 2250 77 8/164 9/80 29.22 2.60 67.2 4 0
WPUJC Vaas (SL) 1995-2009 10 2441 1142 39 5/99 6/147 29.28 2.80 62.5 1 0
Tauseef Ahmed (Pak) 1980-1993 22 4664 1682 57 5/54 7/126 29.50 2.16 81.8 1 0
Aaqib Javed (Pak) 1990-1998 11 1864 861 29 5/84 8/118 29.68 2.77 64.2 1 0
NGB Cook (Eng) 1984-1987 6 1632 639 21 6/65 11/83 30.42 2.34 77.7 2 1
Saleem Jaffar (Pak) 1986-1992 9 1739 735 24 3/36 5/153 30.62 2.53 72.4 0 0
Azeem Hafeez (Pak) 1984-1984 7 1510 675 22 6/46 7/160 30.68 2.68 68.6 1 0
Intikhab Alam (Pak) 1959-1976 21 5497 2200 71 5/91 10/182 30.98 2.40 77.4 2 1
GD McGrath (Aus) 1994-1998 5 1206 589 19 5/66 5/106 31.00 2.93 63.4 1 0
Nasim-ul-Ghani (Pak) 1959-1964 8 1509 655 21 4/35 5/69 31.19 2.60 71.8 0 0
HH Streak (Zim) 1993-1998 5 1077 471 15 5/56 8/114 31.40 2.62 71.8 1 0
Mudassar Nazar (Pak) 1977-1988 35 2129 852 27 3/8 3/9 31.55 2.40 78.8 0 0
RJ Bright (Aus) 1980-1982 5 1373 571 18 7/87 10/111 31.72 2.49 76.2 2 1
TBA May (Aus) 1988-1994 5 1493 644 20 4/97 6/112 32.20 2.58 74.6 0 0
GP Wickramasinghe (SL) 1991-2000 10 1998 967 30 6/103 6/84 32.23 2.90 66.6 2 0
Danish Kaneria (Pak) 2000-2009 25 7386 3570 109 7/118 12/94 32.75 2.90 67.7 6 2
AF Giles (Eng) 2000-2005 5 1542 657 20 5/75 7/132 32.85 2.55 77.1 1 0
Mahmood Hussain (Pak) 1955-1961 10 2009 791 24 6/67 6/88 32.95 2.36 83.7 1 0
Sarfraz Nawaz (Pak) 1969-1984 27 6494 2687 81 6/89 9/159 33.17 2.48 80.1 2 0
MH Mankad (India) 1955-1955 5 1580 399 12 5/64 6/135 33.25 1.51 131.6 1 0
M Prabhakar (India) 1989-1989 4 1088 542 16 6/132 6/132 33.87 2.98 68.0 2 0
Shahid Afridi (Pak) 1998-2006 13 1421 753 22 5/52 5/90 34.22 3.17 64.5 1 0
Mushtaq Mohammad (Pak) 1959-1978 20 2195 971 28 4/55 5/87 34.67 2.65 78.3 0 0
Mushtaq Ahmed (Pak) 1990-2003 21 4666 2327 67 6/84 10/106 34.73 2.99 69.6 4 2

Minimum of 1000 balls

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Lahore, 2nd Test, Mar 1-5, 2009 [Test # 1912]
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Karachi, 1st Test, Feb 21-25, 2009 [Test # 1909]
Pakistan v South Africa at Lahore, 2nd Test, Oct 8-12, 2007 [Test # 1844]
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