Best strike rates
Player Span Mat Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
GR Viswanath (INDIA) 1969-1981 8 3.3 0 11 1 1/11 1/11 11.00 3.14 21.0 0 0
GA Gooch (ENG) 1981-1981 1 8.1 1 12 2 2/12 2/12 6.00 1.46 24.5 0 0
NM Lyon (AUS) 2013-2013 1 38.4 4 165 9 7/94 9/165 18.33 4.26 25.7 1 0
PR Reiffel (AUS) 1996-1996 1 23.0 9 59 5 3/35 5/59 11.80 2.56 27.6 0 0
BP Patterson (WI) 1987-1987 1 37.5 7 124 8 5/24 8/124 15.50 3.27 28.3 1 0
DJG Sammy (WI) 2011-2011 1 24.0 1 91 5 3/35 5/91 18.20 3.79 28.8 0 0
GG Arnold (ENG) 1972-1972 1 44.2 13 91 9 6/45 9/91 10.11 2.05 29.5 1 0
GJ Maxwell (AUS) 2013-2013 1 15.0 0 66 3 2/54 3/66 22.00 4.40 30.0 0 0
CPS Chauhan (INDIA) 1979-1979 3 5.0 1 11 1 1/11 1/11 11.00 2.20 30.0 0 0
RO Collinge (NZ) 1965-1965 1 20.4 4 89 4 4/89 4/89 22.25 4.30 31.0 0 0
C Sharma (INDIA) 1986-1987 2 32.1 4 133 6 5/55 5/99 22.16 4.13 32.1 1 0
Sikander Bakht (PAK) 1979-1979 1 59.0 10 190 11 8/69 11/190 17.27 3.22 32.1 1 1
CA Walsh (WI) 1987-1987 1 33.3 9 67 6 5/54 6/67 11.16 2.00 33.5 1 0
Shoaib Akhtar (PAK) 2007-2007 1 34.1 6 102 6 4/58 6/102 17.00 2.98 34.1 0 0
CR Rangachari (INDIA) 1948-1948 1 29.4 4 107 5 5/107 5/107 21.40 3.60 35.6 1 0
WW Daniel (WI) 1983-1983 1 36.0 4 124 6 3/38 6/124 20.66 3.44 36.0 0 0
JK Lever (ENG) 1976-1981 2 73.4 19 174 12 7/46 10/70 14.50 2.36 36.8 1 1
R Benaud (AUS) 1959-1959 1 49.4 21 76 8 5/76 8/76 9.50 1.53 37.2 1 0
LF Kline (AUS) 1959-1959 1 33.0 15 57 5 4/42 5/57 11.40 1.72 39.6 0 0
MA Holding (WI) 1983-1983 1 40.1 5 143 6 4/107 6/143 23.83 3.56 40.1 0 0
BKV Prasad (INDIA) 1996-1999 2 40.3 14 87 6 3/18 4/52 14.50 2.14 40.5 0 0
Arshad Ayub (INDIA) 1987-1987 1 34.0 8 86 5 4/72 5/86 17.20 2.52 40.8 0 0
A Kumble (INDIA) 1993-2008 7 421.2 117 974 58 10/74 14/149 16.79 2.31 43.5 4 2
EAS Prasanna (INDIA) 1969-1974 2 97.0 26 300 13 5/42 9/153 23.07 3.09 44.7 1 0
AA Mallett (AUS) 1969-1969 1 61.3 20 124 8 6/64 8/124 15.50 2.01 46.1 1 0
KJ Abbott (SA) 2015-2015 1 46.5 16 87 6 5/40 6/87 14.50 1.85 46.8 1 0
L Sivaramakrishnan (INDIA) 1984-1984 1 57.1 17 140 7 6/99 7/140 20.00 2.44 49.0 1 0
Saqlain Mushtaq (PAK) 1999-1999 1 82.3 22 216 10 5/94 10/216 21.60 2.61 49.5 2 1
RM Ellison (ENG) 1984-1984 1 33.0 7 86 4 4/66 4/86 21.50 2.60 49.5 0 0
BD Julien (WI) 1974-1974 1 25.0 5 71 3 2/38 3/71 23.66 2.84 50.0 0 0
AME Roberts (WI) 1974-1974 1 33.3 9 94 4 3/51 4/94 23.50 2.80 50.2 0 0
PR Umrigar (INDIA) 1951-1961 7 33.3 6 82 4 4/49 4/49 20.50 2.44 50.2 0 0
CM Old (ENG) 1976-1976 1 16.5 2 34 2 2/28 2/34 17.00 2.01 50.5 0 0
UT Yadav (INDIA) 2011-2015 2 59.0 24 129 7 3/9 5/41 18.42 2.18 50.5 0 0
Wasim Akram (PAK) 1999-1999 1 34.0 6 66 4 3/43 4/66 16.50 1.94 51.0 0 0
R Ashwin (INDIA) 2011-2017 4 230.4 71 543 27 6/47 9/128 20.11 2.35 51.2 3 0
PP Ojha (INDIA) 2011-2013 2 85.3 21 203 10 6/72 7/109 20.30 2.37 51.3 1 0
HR Adhikari (INDIA) 1948-1959 4 26.0 2 68 3 3/68 3/68 22.66 2.61 52.0 0 0
LR Gibbs (WI) 1974-1974 1 69.5 34 116 8 6/76 8/116 14.50 1.66 52.3 1 0
J Srinath (INDIA) 1999-2002 3 105.1 22 278 12 5/60 9/141 23.16 2.64 52.5 1 0
PADLR Sandakan (SL) 2017-2017 1 43.5 1 217 5 4/167 5/217 43.40 4.95 52.6 0 0
V Sehwag (INDIA) 2002-2011 3 45.0 9 129 5 5/104 5/118 25.80 2.86 54.0 1 0
IK Pathan (INDIA) 2005-2005 1 36.0 10 72 4 3/34 4/72 18.00 2.00 54.0 0 0
RJ Christiani (WI) 1948-1948 1 27.0 1 58 3 3/52 3/58 19.33 2.14 54.0 0 0
Ghulam Ahmed (INDIA) 1952-1952 1 45.3 13 86 5 4/35 5/86 17.20 1.89 54.6 0 0
R Gilchrist (WI) 1959-1959 1 54.5 14 152 6 3/62 6/152 25.33 2.77 54.8 0 0
Harbhajan Singh (INDIA) 1999-2007 4 166.4 30 443 18 6/62 8/132 24.61 2.65 55.5 1 0
AK Davidson (AUS) 1959-1959 1 28.0 14 38 3 3/22 3/38 12.66 1.35 56.0 0 0
Danish Kaneria (PAK) 2007-2007 1 37.4 5 109 4 4/59 4/109 27.25 2.89 56.5 0 0
SR Waugh (AUS) 1986-1996 2 19.0 5 54 2 1/25 1/25 27.00 2.84 57.0 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
Records includes the following current or recent matches:
India v Sri Lanka at Delhi, 3rd Test, Dec 2-6, 2017 [Test # 2286]
India v South Africa at Delhi, 4th Test, Dec 3-7, 2015 [Test # 2191]
India v Australia at Delhi, 4th Test, Mar 22-24, 2013 [Test # 2085]