Best bowling figures in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Team Ground Match Date Scorecard
Harbhajan Singh 41.5 20 84 8 2.00 India Chennai 18 Mar 2001 Test # 1539
A Kumble 46.5 7 141 8 3.01 India Sydney 2 Jan 2004 Test # 1680
A Kumble 17.3 4 48 7 2.74 India Chennai 14 Oct 2004 Test # 1714
JJC Lawson 19.1 3 78 7 4.06 West Indies St John's 9 May 2003 Test # 1645
DL Vettori 35.0 11 87 7 2.48 New Zealand Auckland 11 Mar 2000 Test # 1488
AR Caddick 22.0 5 94 7 4.27 England Sydney 2 Jan 2003 Test # 1636
MJ Hoggard 42.0 6 109 7 2.59 England Adelaide 1 Dec 2006 Test # 1819
Harbhajan Singh 37.5 7 123 7 3.25 India Kolkata 11 Mar 2001 Test # 1535
Harbhajan Singh 38.2 6 133 7 3.46 India Chennai 18 Mar 2001 Test # 1539
Danish Kaneria 49.3 7 188 7 3.79 Pakistan Sydney 2 Jan 2005 Test # 1731
AB Agarkar 16.2 2 41 6 2.51 India Adelaide 12 Dec 2003 Test # 1673
SP Jones 17.5 6 53 6 2.97 England Manchester 11 Aug 2005 Test # 1760
M Muralitharan 21.3 5 59 6 2.74 Sri Lanka Galle 8 Mar 2004 Test # 1685
Harbhajan Singh 30.3 8 73 6 2.39 India Kolkata 11 Mar 2001 Test # 1535
Harbhajan Singh 30.1 5 78 6 2.58 India Bengaluru 6 Oct 2004 Test # 1713
DJ Bravo 27.0 7 84 6 3.11 West Indies Adelaide 25 Nov 2005 Test # 1773
DL Vettori 34.4 7 87 6 2.50 New Zealand Perth 30 Nov 2001 Test # 1573
SCJ Broad 25.1 6 91 6 3.61 England Leeds 7 Aug 2009 Test # 1929
M Ntini 18.5 2 100 6 5.30 South Africa Johannesburg 31 Mar 2006 Test # 1795
JEC Franklin 26.1 3 119 6 4.54 New Zealand Auckland 26 Mar 2005 Test # 1744
RW Price 41.3 6 121 6 2.91 Zimbabwe Sydney 17 Oct 2003 Test # 1663
PL Harris 42.5 9 127 6 2.96 South Africa Cape Town 19 Mar 2009 Test # 1916
A Kumble 47.0 8 133 6 2.82 India Chennai 14 Oct 2004 Test # 1714
A Kumble 51.0 8 176 6 3.45 India Melbourne 26 Dec 2003 Test # 1678

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 Pakistan at Melbourne, 1st Test, Dec 26-30, 2009 [Test # 1943]
Australia v West Indies at Perth, 3rd Test, Dec 16-20, 2009 [Test # 1941]
Australia v West Indies at Adelaide, 2nd Test, Dec 4-8, 2009 [Test # 1939]