Best economy rates in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
UT Yadav 21.0 16 9 3 0.42 India v South Africa Delhi 3 Dec 2015 Test # 2191
NM Lyon 22.0 17 10 0 0.45 Australia v South Africa Cape Town 1 Mar 2014 Test # 2122
RA Jadeja 46.0 33 26 2 0.56 India v South Africa Delhi 3 Dec 2015 Test # 2191
B Kumar 11.0 8 8 4 0.72 India v Sri Lanka Kolkata 16 Nov 2017 Test # 2281
SR Watson 15.0 11 11 0 0.73 Australia v England Nottingham 10 Jul 2013 Test # 2090
HMRKB Herath 22.0 14 19 1 0.86 Sri Lanka v Pakistan Sharjah 3 Nov 2011 Test # 2014
HMRKB Herath 45.0 30 40 5 0.88 Sri Lanka v South Africa Colombo (SSC) 24 Jul 2014 Test # 2131
Mohammad Amir 10.0 5 9 2 0.90 Pakistan v Ireland Dublin (Malahide) 11 May 2018 Test # 2303
DW Steyn 15.0 9 14 0 0.93 South Africa v New Zealand Wellington 23 Mar 2012 Test # 2037
PL Harris 30.0 19 29 0 0.96 South Africa v India Cape Town 2 Jan 2011 Test # 1988
NM Lyon 50.0 31 49 3 0.98 Australia v South Africa Adelaide 22 Nov 2012 Test # 2061
M Morkel 15.0 9 15 3 1.00 South Africa v Zimbabwe Harare 9 Aug 2014 Test # 2135
PP Ojha 13.0 6 13 0 1.00 India v Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 26 Jul 2010 Test # 1966
DAJ Bracewell 13.0 6 13 2 1.00 New Zealand v Sri Lanka Colombo (PSS) 25 Nov 2012 Test # 2063
SCJ Broad 13.0 8 13 2 1.00 England v Pakistan Sharjah 1 Nov 2015 Test # 2184
KAJ Roach 12.0 6 12 2 1.00 West Indies v New Zealand Kingston 8 Jun 2014 Test # 2123
ST Gabriel 11.0 4 11 5 1.00 West Indies v Pakistan Bridgetown 30 Apr 2017 Test # 2260
JM Anderson 10.0 6 10 1 1.00 England v Pakistan Lord's 26 Aug 2010 Test # 1971
Harbhajan Singh 10.0 7 10 0 1.00 India v Australia Hyderabad (Deccan) 2 Mar 2013 Test # 2076
RA Jadeja 34.0 14 35 2 1.02 India v England Visakhapatnam 17 Nov 2016 Test # 2235
TG Southee 19.0 11 20 2 1.05 New Zealand v Pakistan Christchurch 17 Nov 2016 Test # 2234
JR Hazlewood 16.0 7 17 2 1.06 Australia v West Indies Roseau 3 Jun 2015 Test # 2164
B Kumar 12.0 6 13 1 1.08 India v West Indies Gros Islet 9 Aug 2016 Test # 2215
Mohammad Abbas 12.0 7 13 2 1.08 Pakistan v New Zealand Abu Dhabi 16 Nov 2018 Test # 2327
JDS Neesham 11.0 2 12 1 1.09 New Zealand v Pakistan Dubai (DSC) 17 Nov 2014 Test # 2146
DM de Silva 11.0 7 12 1 1.09 Sri Lanka v Australia Pallekele 26 Jul 2016 Test # 2209
RA Jadeja 11.0 5 12 3 1.09 India v West Indies Hyderabad (Deccan) 12 Oct 2018 Test # 2321
S Randiv 19.0 9 21 1 1.10 Sri Lanka v Pakistan Sharjah 3 Nov 2011 Test # 2014
JM Anderson 15.1 7 17 4 1.12 England v Pakistan Sharjah 1 Nov 2015 Test # 2184
RA Jadeja 24.0 9 27 1 1.12 India v West Indies Gros Islet 9 Aug 2016 Test # 2215
Zulfiqar Babar 47.0 23 53 3 1.12 Pakistan v England Dubai (DSC) 22 Oct 2015 Test # 2183
JM Anderson 15.0 8 17 6 1.13 England v Pakistan Nottingham 29 Jul 2010 Test # 1967
MJ Santner 14.0 5 16 2 1.14 New Zealand v Zimbabwe Bulawayo 28 Jul 2016 Test # 2210
JM Anderson 14.0 7 16 3 1.14 England v South Africa Manchester 4 Aug 2017 Test # 2268
I Sharma 20.0 12 23 0 1.15 India v South Africa Delhi 3 Dec 2015 Test # 2191
TG Southee 16.2 9 19 4 1.16 New Zealand v West Indies Kingston 8 Jun 2014 Test # 2123
SR Watson 12.0 5 14 0 1.16 Australia v West Indies Port of Spain 15 Apr 2012 Test # 2041
BA Stokes 11.0 5 13 2 1.18 England v Bangladesh Dhaka 28 Oct 2016 Test # 2227
Mohammad Amir 27.0 12 32 1 1.18 Pakistan v West Indies Roseau 10 May 2017 Test # 2261
JO Holder 16.0 8 19 4 1.18 West Indies v Sri Lanka Bridgetown 23 Jun 2018 Test # 2309
KAJ Roach 10.0 7 12 1 1.20 West Indies v Zimbabwe Bridgetown 12 Mar 2013 Test # 2079
TA Boult 10.0 6 12 2 1.20 New Zealand v Pakistan Dubai (DSC) 17 Nov 2014 Test # 2146
Harbhajan Singh 48.3 23 59 5 1.21 India v South Africa Kolkata 14 Feb 2010 Test # 1952
PL Harris 23.0 14 28 2 1.21 South Africa v Pakistan Abu Dhabi 20 Nov 2010 Test # 1979
RA Jadeja 44.0 18 54 4 1.22 India v Australia Ranchi 16 Mar 2017 Test # 2256
TL Chatara 22.0 11 27 0 1.22 Zimbabwe v Bangladesh Dhaka 25 Oct 2014 Test # 2141
R Ashwin 49.1 26 61 5 1.24 India v South Africa Delhi 3 Dec 2015 Test # 2191
TA Copeland 16.0 6 20 0 1.25 Australia v Sri Lanka Galle 31 Aug 2011 Test # 2005
JS Patel 16.0 7 20 0 1.25 New Zealand v Sri Lanka Colombo (PSS) 25 Nov 2012 Test # 2063
MJ Santner 12.0 4 15 1 1.25 New Zealand v Zimbabwe Bulawayo 6 Aug 2016 Test # 2214
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

Minimum of 60 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:
Afghanistan v Ireland at Dehradun, Only Test, Mar 15-18, 2019 [Test # 2351]
New Zealand v Bangladesh at Wellington, 2nd Test, Mar 8-12, 2019 [Test # 2350]
New Zealand v Bangladesh at Hamilton, 1st Test, Feb 28-Mar 3, 2019 [Test # 2349]