Best bowling figures in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Team Ground Match Date Scorecard
JC Laker 51.2 23 53 10 1.03 England Manchester 26 Jul 1956 Test # 428
JC Laker 16.4 4 37 9 2.22 England Manchester 26 Jul 1956 Test # 428
JC Laker 41.3 21 55 6 1.32 England Leeds 12 Jul 1956 Test # 427
RG Archer 28.2 7 53 5 1.87 Australia The Oval 23 Aug 1956 Test # 429
JC Laker 29.0 10 58 5 2.00 England Leeds 12 Jul 1956 Test # 427
KR Miller 34.1 9 72 5 2.10 Australia Lord's 21 Jun 1956 Test # 426
KR Miller 36.0 12 80 5 2.22 Australia Lord's 21 Jun 1956 Test # 426
FS Trueman 28.0 2 90 5 3.21 England Lord's 21 Jun 1956 Test # 426
GAR Lock 27.1 11 41 4 1.50 England Leeds 12 Jul 1956 Test # 427
JC Laker 29.1 11 58 4 1.98 England Nottingham 7 Jun 1956 Test # 425
TE Bailey 24.5 8 64 4 2.57 England Lord's 21 Jun 1956 Test # 426
KR Miller 33.0 5 69 4 2.09 Australia Nottingham 7 Jun 1956 Test # 425
RG Archer 31.2 8 71 4 2.26 Australia Lord's 21 Jun 1956 Test # 426
JC Laker 32.0 12 80 4 2.50 England The Oval 23 Aug 1956 Test # 429
KR Miller 40.0 7 91 4 2.27 Australia The Oval 23 Aug 1956 Test # 429
IWG Johnson 47.0 10 151 4 3.21 Australia Manchester 26 Jul 1956 Test # 428
JC Laker 18.0 14 8 3 0.44 England The Oval 23 Aug 1956 Test # 429
JB Statham 21.0 8 33 3 1.57 England The Oval 23 Aug 1956 Test # 429
GAR Lock 40.0 23 40 3 1.00 England Leeds 12 Jul 1956 Test # 427
JC Laker 29.1 10 47 3 1.61 England Lord's 21 Jun 1956 Test # 426
GAR Lock 36.0 16 61 3 1.69 England Nottingham 7 Jun 1956 Test # 425
RR Lindwall 33.4 11 67 3 1.99 Australia Leeds 12 Jul 1956 Test # 427
RG Archer 50.0 24 68 3 1.36 Australia Leeds 12 Jul 1956 Test # 427
R Benaud 42.0 9 89 3 2.11 Australia Leeds 12 Jul 1956 Test # 427
R Appleyard 11.0 4 17 2 1.54 England Nottingham 7 Jun 1956 Test # 425
R Benaud 9.0 2 19 2 2.11 Australia Lord's 21 Jun 1956 Test # 426
JC Laker 30.0 19 29 2 0.96 England Nottingham 7 Jun 1956 Test # 425
RG Archer 23.0 9 47 2 2.04 Australia Lord's 21 Jun 1956 Test # 426
GAR Lock 25.0 10 49 2 1.96 England The Oval 23 Aug 1956 Test # 429
RG Archer 31.0 10 51 2 1.64 Australia Nottingham 7 Jun 1956 Test # 425
FS Trueman 28.0 6 54 2 1.92 England Lord's 21 Jun 1956 Test # 426
KR Miller 19.0 2 58 2 3.05 Australia Nottingham 7 Jun 1956 Test # 425
RR Lindwall 21.3 6 63 2 2.93 Australia Manchester 26 Jul 1956 Test # 428
JB Statham 35.0 9 70 2 2.00 England Lord's 21 Jun 1956 Test # 426
TE Bailey 34.0 12 72 2 2.11 England Lord's 21 Jun 1956 Test # 426
R Benaud 47.0 17 123 2 2.61 Australia Manchester 26 Jul 1956 Test # 428
Records includes the following current or recent matches:
England v Australia at The Oval, 5th Test, Aug 23-28, 1956 [Test # 429]
England v Australia at Manchester, 4th Test, Jul 26-31, 1956 [Test # 428]
England v Australia at Leeds, 3rd Test, Jul 12-17, 1956 [Test # 427]