Best bowling figures in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Team Ground Match Date Scorecard
RAL Massie 27.2 9 53 8 1.93 Australia Lord's 22 Jun 1972 Test # 699
BS Chandrasekhar 41.5 18 79 8 1.88 India Delhi 20 Dec 1972 Test # 703
RAL Massie 32.5 7 84 8 2.55 Australia Lord's 22 Jun 1972 Test # 699
MA Holding 33.0 9 92 8 2.78 West Indies The Oval 12 Aug 1976 Test # 781
MHN Walker 42.2x8 7 143 8 2.53 Australia Melbourne 8 Feb 1975 Test # 755
DK Lillee 13.3x8 2 26 6 1.45 Australia Melbourne 12 Mar 1977 Test # 800
RJ Hadlee 13.3x8 4 26 6 1.45 New Zealand Wellington 10 Feb 1978 Test # 817
G Dymock 17.2 4 34 6 1.96 Australia Perth 14 Dec 1979 Test # 864
AME Roberts 20.5 8 37 6 1.77 West Indies Manchester 8 Jul 1976 Test # 779
BS Chandrasekhar 18.1 3 38 6 2.09 India The Oval 19 Aug 1971 Test # 692
Abdul Qadir 24.0x8 8 44 6 1.37 Pakistan Hyderabad (Sind) 2 Jan 1978 Test # 813
JR Thomson 17.5x8 3 46 6 1.95 Australia Brisbane 29 Nov 1974 Test # 746
MA Holding 20.4 6 57 6 2.75 West Indies The Oval 12 Aug 1976 Test # 781
DK Lillee 30.0 8 66 6 2.20 Australia Manchester 8 Jun 1972 Test # 698
BS Bedi 21.3 4 71 6 3.30 India Bengaluru 28 Jan 1977 Test # 794
RM Hogg 28.0x8 8 74 6 1.98 Australia Brisbane 1 Dec 1978 Test # 834
RS Cunis 24.0x8 4 76 6 2.37 New Zealand Auckland 5 Mar 1971 Test # 682
BS Chandrasekhar 31.2 7 76 6 2.42 India Bengaluru 28 Jan 1977 Test # 794
KD Boyce 21.1 4 77 6 3.63 West Indies The Oval 26 Jul 1973 Test # 725
GJ Gilmour 31.2 10 85 6 2.71 Australia Leeds 14 Aug 1975 Test # 762
BS Chandrasekhar 38.5 9 90 6 2.31 India Chennai 12 Jan 1973 Test # 708
LR Gibbs 57.2 15 108 6 1.88 West Indies Port of Spain 2 Feb 1974 Test # 731
BS Bedi 64.2 8 226 6 3.51 India Lord's 20 Jun 1974 Test # 740

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:
Australia v England at Perth, 1st Test, Dec 14-19, 1979 [Test # 864]
England v India at The Oval, 4th Test, Aug 30-Sep 4, 1979 [Test # 854]
England v India at Leeds, 3rd Test, Aug 16-21, 1979 [Test # 853]