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Best economy rates in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Team Ground Match Date Scorecard
JR Ratnayeke 21.0 11 17 0 0.80 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 16 Mar 1984 Test # 982
DAJ Bracewell 13.0 6 13 2 1.00 New Zealand Colombo (PSS) 25 Nov 2012 Test # 2063
A Ranatunga 16.0 5 18 0 1.12 Sri Lanka Colombo (CCC) 24 Mar 1984 Test # 985
GR Larsen 25.4 14 31 1 1.20 New Zealand Dunedin 18 Mar 1995 Test # 1293
RJ Hadlee 22.0 12 27 0 1.22 New Zealand Christchurch 4 Mar 1983 Test # 950
RJ Hadlee 22.0 12 27 2 1.22 New Zealand Colombo (SSC) 16 Mar 1984 Test # 982
SD Anurasiri 26.0 11 32 2 1.23 Sri Lanka Moratuwa 27 Nov 1992 Test # 1203
MC Snedden 17.0 7 21 3 1.23 New Zealand Wellington 11 Mar 1983 Test # 951
MRCN Bandaratilleke 38.0 13 47 4 1.23 Sri Lanka Galle 3 Jun 1998 Test # 1416
VB John 21.0 11 26 2 1.23 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 16 Mar 1984 Test # 982
KPJ Warnaweera 25.0 15 31 1 1.24 Sri Lanka Moratuwa 27 Nov 1992 Test # 1203
JS Patel 16.0 7 20 0 1.25 New Zealand Colombo (PSS) 25 Nov 2012 Test # 2063
EJ Chatfield 12.0 5 15 3 1.25 New Zealand Wellington 11 Mar 1983 Test # 951
M Muralitharan 39.0 18 49 5 1.25 Sri Lanka Kandy 3 May 2003 Test # 1644
EJ Gray 27.0 12 35 1 1.29 New Zealand Colombo (CCC) 16 Apr 1987 Test # 1074
HDPK Dharmasena 16.0 7 21 0 1.31 Sri Lanka Colombo (PSS) 25 Apr 2003 Test # 1641
EJ Chatfield 15.0 4 20 0 1.33 New Zealand Christchurch 4 Mar 1983 Test # 950
KPJ Warnaweera 34.0 15 46 2 1.35 Sri Lanka Moratuwa 27 Nov 1992 Test # 1203
M Muralitharan 30.0 15 41 3 1.36 Sri Lanka Colombo (PSS) 25 Apr 2003 Test # 1641
HDPK Dharmasena 10.0 2 14 1 1.40 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 10 Jun 1998 Test # 1418
M Muralitharan 23.0 9 33 0 1.43 Sri Lanka Galle 3 Jun 1998 Test # 1416
MW Priest 24.0 11 35 0 1.45 New Zealand Colombo (SSC) 10 Jun 1998 Test # 1418
SB Doull 13.0 4 19 1 1.46 New Zealand Hamilton 14 Mar 1997 Test # 1359
MRCN Bandaratilleke 24.0 9 36 5 1.50 Sri Lanka Galle 3 Jun 1998 Test # 1416
M Muralitharan 16.0 7 24 3 1.50 Sri Lanka Galle 3 Jun 1998 Test # 1416
M Muralitharan 50.0 20 77 2 1.54 Sri Lanka Dunedin 18 Mar 1995 Test # 1293
SL Boock 42.0 16 65 0 1.54 New Zealand Colombo (SSC) 16 Mar 1984 Test # 982
CPH Ramanayake 17.0 6 27 2 1.58 Sri Lanka Moratuwa 27 Nov 1992 Test # 1203
PA de Silva 18.5 7 30 3 1.59 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 10 Jun 1998 Test # 1418
A Ranatunga 18.0 7 29 2 1.61 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 16 Mar 1984 Test # 982
WPUJC Vaas 26.4 10 43 5 1.61 Sri Lanka Napier 11 Mar 1995 Test # 1292
MD Crowe 13.0 5 21 1 1.61 New Zealand Colombo (SSC) 16 Mar 1984 Test # 982
SD Anurasiri 34.0 11 55 2 1.61 Sri Lanka Moratuwa 27 Nov 1992 Test # 1203
M Muralitharan 18.3 8 30 5 1.62 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 10 Jun 1998 Test # 1418
DS de Silva 19.0 10 31 0 1.63 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 16 Mar 1984 Test # 982
SL Boock 11.0 2 18 1 1.63 New Zealand Colombo (SSC) 16 Mar 1984 Test # 982
RJ Hadlee 20.5 7 35 4 1.68 New Zealand Kandy 9 Mar 1984 Test # 980
DN Patel 57.0 20 96 4 1.68 New Zealand Dunedin 18 Mar 1995 Test # 1293
KMDN Kulasekara 11.0 2 19 0 1.72 Sri Lanka Napier 4 Apr 2005 Test # 1746
GP Wickramasinghe 19.0 7 33 3 1.73 Sri Lanka Napier 11 Mar 1995 Test # 1292
M Muralitharan 42.0 10 73 4 1.73 Sri Lanka Galle 18 Aug 2009 Test # 1930
EJ Chatfield 20.0 7 35 1 1.75 New Zealand Colombo (SSC) 16 Mar 1984 Test # 982
DJ Nash 16.0 4 28 2 1.75 New Zealand Napier 11 Mar 1995 Test # 1292
PJ Wiseman 46.5 17 82 5 1.75 New Zealand Colombo (RPS) 27 May 1998 Test # 1415
HDPK Dharmasena 22.0 7 39 1 1.77 Sri Lanka Hamilton 14 Mar 1997 Test # 1359
M Muralitharan 36.0 15 64 5 1.77 Sri Lanka Napier 11 Mar 1995 Test # 1292
KPJ Warnaweera 14.0 3 25 4 1.78 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 6 Dec 1992 Test # 1204
HT Davis 19.0 6 34 3 1.78 New Zealand Dunedin 7 Mar 1997 Test # 1358
DS de Silva 22.5 10 41 1 1.79 Sri Lanka Christchurch 4 Mar 1983 Test # 950
RAP Nissanka 10.0 4 18 1 1.80 Sri Lanka Kandy 3 May 2003 Test # 1644

Minimum of 60 balls

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Colombo (PSS), 2nd Test, Nov 25-29, 2012 [Test # 2063]
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Galle, 1st Test, Nov 17-19, 2012 [Test # 2059]
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Colombo (SSC), 2nd Test, Aug 26-30, 2009 [Test # 1932]
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