Best economy rates in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Team Opposition Match Date Scorecard
WJ Cronje 9.0 2 10 3 1.11 South Africa v West Indies 2 Feb 1999 ODI # 1399
SM Pollock 7.0 4 9 0 1.28 South Africa v Australia 3 Mar 2006 ODI # 2345
GD McGrath 10.0 1 13 2 1.30 Australia v South Africa 14 Apr 2000 ODI # 1589
SM Pollock 10.0 4 13 2 1.30 South Africa v Pakistan 11 Feb 2007 ODI # 2521
SM Pollock 10.0 5 13 2 1.30 South Africa v West Indies 25 Jan 2008 ODI # 2664
Waqar Younis 5.0 1 7 1 1.40 Pakistan v West Indies 25 Feb 1993 ODI # 808
JM Davison 10.0 3 15 3 1.50 Canada v Kenya 15 Feb 2003 ODI # 1952
SM Pollock 6.0 2 9 1 1.50 South Africa v West Indies 25 Jan 2004 ODI # 2088
SM Pollock 8.0 1 13 0 1.62 South Africa v Pakistan 23 Apr 1998 ODI # 1326
SM Pollock 6.0 1 10 1 1.66 South Africa v Kenya 22 Oct 2001 ODI # 1763
L Klusener 5.2 2 9 3 1.68 South Africa v West Indies 25 Jan 2004 ODI # 2088
CA Walsh 9.0 2 16 4 1.77 West Indies v Pakistan 25 Feb 1993 ODI # 808
M Ntini 7.0 2 13 1 1.85 South Africa v India 26 Nov 2006 ODI # 2449
AA Donald 10.0 2 20 1 2.00 South Africa v West Indies 17 Feb 1993 ODI # 804
M Ntini 10.0 2 20 1 2.00 South Africa v Pakistan 11 Feb 2007 ODI # 2521
JM Kemp 7.0 2 14 2 2.00 South Africa v Kenya 22 Oct 2001 ODI # 1763
PJ Ongondo 6.0 1 12 1 2.00 Kenya v Canada 15 Feb 2003 ODI # 1952
WJ Cronje 5.0 1 10 1 2.00 South Africa v New Zealand 6 Dec 1994 ODI # 956
SK Warne 10.0 1 21 1 2.10 Australia v South Africa 14 Apr 2000 ODI # 1589
L Klusener 8.0 2 17 2 2.12 South Africa v West Indies 2 Feb 1999 ODI # 1399
JH Kallis 8.0 1 17 1 2.12 South Africa v Pakistan 11 Feb 2007 ODI # 2521
SM Pollock 6.0 3 13 1 2.16 South Africa v West Indies 2 Feb 1999 ODI # 1399
WPUJC Vaas 10.0 3 22 4 2.20 Sri Lanka v West Indies 28 Feb 2003 ODI # 1973
CK Langeveldt 9.3 0 21 4 2.21 South Africa v Kenya 22 Oct 2001 ODI # 1763
BP Patterson 9.0 2 20 2 2.22 West Indies v South Africa 17 Feb 1993 ODI # 804
CK Langeveldt 8.0 1 18 1 2.25 South Africa v Pakistan 11 Feb 2007 ODI # 2521
HK Olonga 8.2 3 19 6 2.28 Zimbabwe v England 28 Jan 2000 ODI # 1551
CEL Ambrose 10.0 3 23 0 2.30 West Indies v South Africa 17 Feb 1993 ODI # 804
M Ntini 9.3 4 22 6 2.31 South Africa v Australia 3 Mar 2006 ODI # 2345
BP Patterson 6.0 0 14 2 2.33 West Indies v Pakistan 25 Feb 1993 ODI # 808
CA Walsh 10.0 2 24 2 2.40 West Indies v South Africa 17 Feb 1993 ODI # 804
A Kumble 10.0 1 24 0 2.40 India v South Africa 26 Nov 2006 ODI # 2449
SR Tendulkar 10.0 1 25 1 2.50 India v South Africa 7 Dec 1992 ODI # 770
CR Matthews 10.0 1 25 0 2.50 South Africa v West Indies 17 Feb 1993 ODI # 804
M Ntini 6.0 1 15 3 2.50 South Africa v West Indies 25 Jan 2004 ODI # 2088
Harbhajan Singh 9.0 1 23 2 2.55 India v South Africa 18 Jan 2011 ODI # 3082
Kuldeep Yadav 9.0 1 23 4 2.55 India v South Africa 7 Feb 2018 ODI # 3971
PR Reiffel 7.0 2 18 1 2.57 Australia v South Africa 6 Apr 1994 ODI # 902
AC Dale 10.0 1 26 1 2.60 Australia v South Africa 2 Apr 1997 ODI # 1188
M Muralitharan 10.0 1 26 1 2.60 Sri Lanka v West Indies 28 Feb 2003 ODI # 1973
SM Pollock 10.0 2 26 0 2.60 South Africa v New Zealand 2 Dec 2007 ODI # 2652
MA Suji 10.0 3 27 1 2.70 Kenya v India 7 Mar 2003 ODI # 1983
S Lee 7.0 1 19 2 2.71 Australia v South Africa 14 Apr 2000 ODI # 1589
CR Matthews 8.0 3 22 1 2.75 South Africa v New Zealand 6 Dec 1994 ODI # 956
JA Rennie 8.0 1 22 1 2.75 Zimbabwe v England 28 Jan 2000 ODI # 1551
PS de Villiers 10.0 3 28 0 2.80 South Africa v West Indies 17 Feb 1993 ODI # 804
TM Odoyo 10.0 1 28 4 2.80 Kenya v Canada 15 Feb 2003 ODI # 1952
M Morkel 10.0 0 28 3 2.80 South Africa v India 18 Jan 2011 ODI # 3082
Saeed Ajmal 10.0 0 28 2 2.80 Pakistan v South Africa 24 Nov 2013 ODI # 3438
WJ Cronje 6.0 1 17 1 2.83 South Africa v Pakistan 23 Apr 1998 ODI # 1326
By default, the shading indicates records from the past week, or failing that, the most recent entry.
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Minimum of 30 balls

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
South Africa v Sri Lanka at Cape Town, 5th ODI, Mar 16, 2019 [ODI # 4115]
South Africa v Pakistan at Cape Town, 5th ODI, Jan 30, 2019 [ODI # 4090]
South Africa v India at Cape Town, 3rd ODI, Feb 7, 2018 [ODI # 3971]