Best economy rates
Player Span Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
DC Boon (AUS) 1986-1993 3 6 0 0 - - - 0.00 - 0 0
JJ Crowe (NZ) 1983-1990 6 6 0 0 - - - 0.00 - 0 0
BAG Murray (NZ) 1968-1968 1 6 0 1 1/0 1/0 0.00 0.00 6.0 0 0
CL McCool (AUS) 1946-1946 1 2 0 1 1/0 1/0 0.00 0.00 2.0 0 0
GL Weir (NZ) 1930-1932 2 12 1 1 1/1 1/1 1.00 0.50 12.0 0 0
ERH Toshack (AUS) 1946-1946 1 174 18 6 4/12 6/18 3.00 0.62 29.0 0 0
Talat Ali (PAK) 1973-1973 1 8 1 0 - - - 0.75 - 0 0
RDB Croft (ENG) 1997-1997 1 120 19 3 3/19 3/19 6.33 0.95 40.0 0 0
ARA Murray (SA) 1953-1953 1 306 49 5 3/30 5/49 9.80 0.96 61.2 0 0
AL Valentine (WI) 1956-1956 1 300 49 1 1/31 1/49 49.00 0.98 300.0 0 0
TL Goddard (SA) 1964-1964 1 324 53 1 1/11 1/53 53.00 0.98 324.0 0 0
KR Miller (AUS) 1946-1946 1 36 6 2 2/6 2/6 3.00 1.00 18.0 0 0
RB Richardson (WI) 1987-1987 1 24 4 0 - - - 1.00 - 0 0
BA Edgar (NZ) 1981-1986 5 18 3 0 - - - 1.00 - 0 0
Aamer Sohail (PAK) 1994-1994 1 6 1 0 - - - 1.00 - 0 0
JA Raval (NZ) 2017-2019 5 6 1 0 - - - 1.00 - 0 0
JC Watkins (SA) 1953-1953 1 305 51 5 4/22 5/51 10.20 1.00 61.0 0 0
JT Partridge (SA) 1964-1964 1 354 60 2 2/50 2/60 30.00 1.01 177.0 0 0
OG Smith (WI) 1956-1956 1 258 50 3 2/27 3/50 16.66 1.16 86.0 0 0
PL van der Merwe (SA) 1964-1964 1 30 6 1 1/6 1/6 6.00 1.20 30.0 0 0
R Illingworth (ENG) 1963-1963 1 162 34 1 1/34 1/34 34.00 1.25 162.0 0 0
A Flintoff (ENG) 2002-2002 1 156 33 1 1/24 1/33 33.00 1.26 156.0 0 0
GS Sobers (WI) 1956-1969 2 273 58 3 1/3 2/14 19.33 1.27 91.0 0 0
AV Bedser (ENG) 1951-1951 1 258 55 1 1/34 1/55 55.00 1.27 258.0 0 0
JR Thomson (AUS) 1982-1982 1 156 35 2 2/35 2/35 17.50 1.34 78.0 0 0
MC Carew (WI) 1969-1969 1 80 18 1 1/18 1/18 18.00 1.35 80.0 0 0
HJ Tayfield (SA) 1953-1953 1 420 95 5 3/42 5/95 19.00 1.35 84.0 0 0
RG Nadkarni (INDIA) 1968-1968 1 282 65 7 6/43 7/65 9.28 1.38 40.2 1 0
KC Bland (SA) 1964-1964 1 72 17 2 2/16 2/17 8.50 1.41 36.0 0 0
DW Steyn (SA) 2012-2012 1 228 55 2 2/41 2/55 27.50 1.44 114.0 0 0
GF Cresswell (NZ) 1951-1951 1 198 49 5 3/18 5/49 9.80 1.48 39.6 0 0
ME Waugh (AUS) 1993-2000 2 60 15 1 1/12 1/15 15.00 1.50 60.0 0 0
IM Chappell (AUS) 1974-1974 1 32 8 0 - - - 1.50 - 0 0
MD Gunathilaka (SL) 2018-2018 1 12 3 0 - - - 1.50 - 0 0
SB Bangar (INDIA) 2002-2002 1 90 23 2 2/23 2/23 11.50 1.53 45.0 0 0
ERH Fuller (SA) 1953-1953 1 280 72 4 3/29 4/72 18.00 1.54 70.0 0 0
BR Knight (ENG) 1963-1963 1 150 39 4 3/32 4/39 9.75 1.56 37.5 0 0
FR Brown (ENG) 1951-1951 1 42 11 1 1/10 1/11 11.00 1.57 42.0 0 0
SM Patil (INDIA) 1981-1981 1 198 52 3 2/40 3/52 17.33 1.57 66.0 0 0
Majid Khan (PAK) 1973-1973 1 72 19 1 1/19 1/19 19.00 1.58 72.0 0 0
GD Elliott (NZ) 2009-2009 1 30 8 2 2/8 2/8 4.00 1.60 15.0 0 0
ML Jaisimha (INDIA) 1968-1968 1 162 44 0 - - - 1.62 - 0 0
PM Pollock (SA) 1964-1964 1 287 78 8 6/47 8/78 9.75 1.63 35.8 1 0
G Dymock (AUS) 1974-1974 1 280 77 3 3/77 3/77 25.66 1.65 93.3 0 0
CM Old (ENG) 1978-1978 1 312 86 7 6/54 7/86 12.28 1.65 44.5 1 0
R Tattersall (ENG) 1951-1951 1 216 60 7 6/44 7/60 8.57 1.66 30.8 1 0
MJ North (AUS) 2010-2010 1 54 15 0 - - - 1.66 - 0 0
Nasim-ul-Ghani (PAK) 1965-1965 1 18 5 0 - - - 1.66 - 0 0
AR Border (AUS) 1982-1993 4 196 55 1 1/12 1/39 55.00 1.68 196.0 0 0
NA Quinn (SA) 1932-1932 1 312 88 6 4/37 6/88 14.66 1.69 52.0 0 0
By default, the shading indicates records from the past week, or failing that, the most recent entry.
Adjust: most recent | past week | past month | past 6 months | past year | 4 years | 10 years | 25 years | post-war
Records includes the following current or recent matches:
New Zealand v Bangladesh at Wellington, 2nd Test, Mar 8-12, 2019 [Test # 2350]
New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Wellington, 1st Test, Dec 15-19, 2018 [Test # 2335]
New Zealand v West Indies at Wellington, 1st Test, Dec 1-4, 2017 [Test # 2284]