Best economy rates in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
AD Mathews 5.0 1 5 1 1.00 v India Port of Spain 9 Jul 2013 ODI # 3387
PVD Chameera 5.0 1 6 2 1.20 v Bangladesh Dhaka 25 Jan 2018 ODI # 3965
RAS Lakmal 10.0 4 13 4 1.30 v India Dharamsala 10 Dec 2017 ODI # 3939
A Dananjaya 5.0 2 7 1 1.40 v India Dharamsala 10 Dec 2017 ODI # 3939
BAW Mendis 7.0 2 11 3 1.57 v Afghanistan Dhaka 3 Mar 2014 ODI # 3481
AD Mathews 5.0 2 8 1 1.60 v India Dharamsala 10 Dec 2017 ODI # 3939
SMSM Senanayake 7.1 1 13 4 1.81 v England Chester-le-Street 25 May 2014 ODI # 3493
TM Dilshan 6.3 1 12 1 1.84 v New Zealand Cardiff 9 Jun 2013 ODI # 3366
MA Aponso 9.2 0 18 4 1.92 v Australia Colombo (RPS) 24 Aug 2016 ODI # 3769
HMRKB Herath 10.0 2 20 4 2.00 v India Port of Spain 11 Jul 2013 ODI # 3388
KMDN Kulasekara 9.0 1 18 1 2.00 v Kenya Colombo (RPS) 1 Mar 2011 ODI # 3113
AD Mathews 7.0 2 14 3 2.00 v India Hambantota 24 Jul 2012 ODI # 3292
SL Malinga 7.0 2 14 3 2.00 v Australia Brisbane 18 Jan 2013 ODI # 3321
PVD Chameera 8.0 1 17 2 2.12 v Bangladesh Dhaka 27 Jan 2018 ODI # 3967
KMDN Kulasekara 10.0 2 22 5 2.20 v Australia Brisbane 18 Jan 2013 ODI # 3321
AD Mathews 5.0 1 11 1 2.20 v Pakistan Abu Dhabi 23 Nov 2011 ODI # 3216
TM Dilshan 5.0 0 11 2 2.20 v South Africa Colombo (RPS) 20 Jul 2013 ODI # 3392
AD Mathews 5.0 0 11 0 2.20 v Pakistan Dambulla 30 Aug 2014 ODI # 3519
MF Maharoof 8.0 1 18 2 2.25 v Australia Sydney 17 Feb 2012 ODI # 3241
BAW Mendis 7.5 3 18 1 2.29 v Canada Hambantota 20 Feb 2011 ODI # 3102
SL Malinga 10.0 2 23 4 2.30 v Bangladesh Dubai (DSC) 15 Sep 2018 ODI # 4036
SL Malinga 9.0 1 21 2 2.33 v India Dambulla 22 Aug 2010 ODI # 3038
NLTC Perera 8.0 3 19 3 2.37 v India Hambantota 24 Jul 2012 ODI # 3292
AD Mathews 10.0 1 24 2 2.40 v Australia Adelaide 13 Jan 2013 ODI # 3319
RAS Lakmal 10.0 3 24 2 2.40 v Bangladesh Dhaka 22 Feb 2014 ODI # 3471
HMRKB Herath 5.0 1 12 1 2.40 v Australia Sydney 17 Feb 2012 ODI # 3241
KMDN Kulasekara 7.0 2 17 1 2.42 v Zimbabwe Harare 9 Jun 2010 ODI # 2990
KTGD Prasad 7.0 1 17 3 2.42 v Scotland Edinburgh 13 Jul 2011 ODI # 3172
SL Malinga 7.0 2 17 1 2.42 v Pakistan Dambulla 30 Aug 2014 ODI # 3519
AD Mathews 8.0 3 20 1 2.50 v India Dambulla 22 Aug 2010 ODI # 3038
AD Mathews 6.0 0 15 1 2.50 v Pakistan Abu Dhabi 25 Dec 2013 ODI # 3448
KMDN Kulasekara 6.0 3 15 3 2.50 v England Chester-le-Street 25 May 2014 ODI # 3493
BAW Mendis 9.0 2 23 0 2.55 v Kenya Colombo (RPS) 1 Mar 2011 ODI # 3113
SL Malinga 7.0 2 18 2 2.57 v Australia Colombo (RPS) 20 Aug 2011 ODI # 3182
N Pradeep 7.0 0 18 1 2.57 v Zimbabwe Galle 2 Jul 2017 ODI # 3899
CRD Fernando 10.0 3 26 3 2.60 v Pakistan Sharjah 20 Nov 2011 ODI # 3215
AD Mathews 10.0 1 26 1 2.60 v Pakistan Abu Dhabi 27 Dec 2013 ODI # 3450
KMDN Kulasekara 9.0 0 24 1 2.66 v Australia Adelaide 13 Jan 2013 ODI # 3319
KMDN Kulasekara 6.0 2 16 3 2.66 v Canada Hambantota 20 Feb 2011 ODI # 3102
BAW Mendis 10.0 1 27 3 2.70 v Ireland Dublin 6 May 2014 ODI # 3490
MA Aponso 10.0 1 27 1 2.70 v Australia Colombo (RPS) 21 Aug 2016 ODI # 3768
KMDN Kulasekara 7.0 0 19 1 2.71 v New Zealand Mumbai 18 Mar 2011 ODI # 3137
RAS Lakmal 7.0 0 19 2 2.71 v Zimbabwe Harare 14 Nov 2016 ODI # 3804
KMDN Kulasekara 9.0 1 25 0 2.77 v Pakistan Dambulla 15 Jun 2010 ODI # 2991
HMRKB Herath 10.0 0 28 1 2.80 v New Zealand Pallekele 4 Nov 2012 ODI # 3305
TM Dilshan 5.0 0 14 0 2.80 v Canada Hambantota 20 Feb 2011 ODI # 3102
SMSM Senanayake 5.0 1 14 2 2.80 v New Zealand Dambulla 16 Nov 2013 ODI # 3435
HMRKB Herath 8.5 1 25 3 2.83 v South Africa Colombo (RPS) 20 Jul 2013 ODI # 3392
AD Mathews 6.0 0 17 2 2.83 v Australia Colombo (RPS) 24 Aug 2016 ODI # 3769
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 30 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:
South Africa v Sri Lanka at Cape Town, 5th ODI, Mar 16, 2019 [ODI # 4115]
South Africa v Sri Lanka at Port Elizabeth, 4th ODI, Mar 13, 2019 [ODI # 4114]
South Africa v Sri Lanka at Durban, 3rd ODI, Mar 10, 2019 [ODI # 4112]