Best bowling figures in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
HMRKB Herath 33.1 3 127 9 3.82 v Pakistan Colombo (SSC) 14 Aug 2014 Test # 2136
HMRKB Herath 23.0 6 63 8 2.73 v Zimbabwe Harare 6 Nov 2016 Test # 2231
HMRKB Herath 21.0 6 48 7 2.28 v India Galle 12 Aug 2015 Test # 2176
HMRKB Herath 18.1 3 64 7 3.52 v Australia Colombo (SSC) 13 Aug 2016 Test # 2217
HMRKB Herath 36.0 9 89 7 2.47 v Bangladesh Colombo (RPS) 16 Mar 2013 Test # 2082
HMRKB Herath 52.0 11 157 7 3.01 v Australia Colombo (SSC) 16 Sep 2011 Test # 2008
MDK Perera 14.0 4 32 6 2.28 v South Africa Galle 12 Jul 2018 Test # 2311
HMRKB Herath 18.0 3 43 6 2.38 v New Zealand Galle 17 Nov 2012 Test # 2059
HMRKB Herath 21.4 4 43 6 1.98 v Pakistan Abu Dhabi 28 Sep 2017 Test # 2275
HMRKB Herath 30.2 11 48 6 1.58 v Pakistan Galle 6 Aug 2014 Test # 2133
HMRKB Herath 20.2 5 59 6 2.90 v Bangladesh Galle 7 Mar 2017 Test # 2252
HMRKB Herath 33.0 9 68 6 2.06 v West Indies Galle 14 Oct 2015 Test # 2181
MDK Perera 23.0 5 70 6 3.04 v Australia Galle 4 Aug 2016 Test # 2213
HMRKB Herath 19.0 5 74 6 3.89 v England Galle 26 Mar 2012 Test # 2038
HMRKB Herath 38.1 11 81 6 2.12 v Australia Colombo (SSC) 13 Aug 2016 Test # 2217
HMRKB Herath 38.0 9 97 6 2.55 v England Galle 26 Mar 2012 Test # 2038
HMRKB Herath 32.5 5 98 6 2.98 v South Africa Colombo (SSC) 20 Jul 2018 Test # 2313
BAW Mendis 29.5 3 99 6 3.31 v Bangladesh Chattogram 4 Feb 2014 Test # 2117
HMRKB Herath 49.0 10 103 6 2.10 v New Zealand Colombo (PSS) 25 Nov 2012 Test # 2063
A Dananjaya 25.0 0 115 6 4.60 v England Pallekele 14 Nov 2018 Test # 2326
CBRLS Kumara 25.0 1 122 6 4.88 v South Africa Cape Town 2 Jan 2017 Test # 2244
N Pradeep 31.0 2 132 6 4.25 v India Galle 26 Jul 2017 Test # 2265
HMRKB Herath 53.0 9 133 6 2.50 v England Colombo (PSS) 3 Apr 2012 Test # 2039
HMRKB Herath 39.1 5 133 6 3.39 v Zimbabwe Colombo (RPS) 14 Jul 2017 Test # 2263
BAW Mendis 59.0 6 169 6 2.86 v West Indies Galle 15 Nov 2010 Test # 1977
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

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 Port Elizabeth, 2nd Test, Feb 21-23, 2019 [Test # 2348]
South Africa v Sri Lanka at Durban, 1st Test, Feb 13-16, 2019 [Test # 2347]
Australia v Sri Lanka at Canberra, 2nd Test, Feb 1-4, 2019 [Test # 2345]