Best bowling figures in a match
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
H Verity 58.3 23 104 15 1.77 England v Australia Lord's 22 Jun 1934 Test # 234
CV Grimmett 96.2 28 199 14 2.06 Australia v South Africa Adelaide 29 Jan 1932 Test # 215
CV Grimmett 93.0 41 173 13 1.86 Australia v South Africa Durban 28 Feb 1936 Test # 251
H Ironmonger 22.5 12 24 11 1.05 Australia v South Africa Melbourne 12 Feb 1932 Test # 216
H Ironmonger 37.0 11 79 11 2.13 Australia v West Indies Melbourne 13 Feb 1931 Test # 205
CS Marriott 41.1 8 96 11 2.33 England v West Indies The Oval 12 Aug 1933 Test # 229
WJ O'Reilly 78.4 40 129 11 1.63 Australia v England Nottingham 8 Jun 1934 Test # 233
W Voce 65.2 20 149 11 2.28 England v West Indies Port of Spain 1 Feb 1930 Test # 189
EP Nupen 51.4 4 150 11 2.90 South Africa v England Johannesburg 24 Dec 1930 Test # 200
H Verity 51.1 16 153 11 2.99 England v India Chennai 10 Feb 1934 Test # 232
CV Grimmett 86.0 26 183 11 2.12 Australia v West Indies Adelaide 12 Dec 1930 Test # 199
W Voce 27.1x8 5 57 10 1.57 England v Australia Brisbane 4 Dec 1936 Test # 255
GOB Allen 35.0 8 78 10 2.22 England v India Lord's 27 Jun 1936 Test # 252
CV Grimmett 53.4 21 88 10 1.63 Australia v South Africa Cape Town 1 Jan 1936 Test # 249
CV Grimmett 46.3 15 110 10 2.36 Australia v South Africa Johannesburg 15 Feb 1936 Test # 250
WJ O'Reilly 56.0 25 122 10 2.17 Australia v England Leeds 22 Jul 1938 Test # 265
H Larwood 49.0 9 124 10 2.53 England v Australia Sydney 2 Dec 1932 Test # 220
J Cowie 55.5 12 140 10 2.50 New Zealand v England Manchester 24 Jul 1937 Test # 261
K Farnes 65.2 13 179 10 2.73 England v Australia Nottingham 8 Jun 1934 Test # 233
GTS Stevens 53.4 6 195 10 3.63 England v West Indies Bridgetown 11 Jan 1930 Test # 187
CV Grimmett 62.0 10 201 10 3.24 Australia v England Nottingham 13 Jun 1930 Test # 194
LO Fleetwood-Smith 71.4x8 11 239 10 2.50 Australia v England Adelaide 29 Jan 1937 Test # 258
H Ironmonger 77.0 45 86 9 1.11 Australia v South Africa Brisbane 27 Nov 1931 Test # 212
XC Balaskas 59.0 16 103 9 1.74 South Africa v England Lord's 29 Jun 1935 Test # 243
LN Constantine 56.3 23 122 9 2.15 West Indies v England Georgetown 21 Feb 1930 Test # 192
FE Woolley 51.3 14 124 9 2.40 England v New Zealand Wellington 24 Jan 1930 Test # 188
Q McMillan 39.5 6 127 9 3.18 South Africa v New Zealand Christchurch 27 Feb 1932 Test # 217
CV Grimmett 56.0 13 144 9 2.57 Australia v West Indies Brisbane 16 Jan 1931 Test # 203
WH Copson 40.4x8 4 152 9 2.81 England v West Indies Lord's 24 Jun 1939 Test # 272
EP Nupen 67.1 8 194 9 2.88 South Africa v England Johannesburg 13 Feb 1931 Test # 206
WE Bowes 49.3 5 219 9 4.42 England v Australia The Oval 18 Aug 1934 Test # 237
IAR Peebles 68.4 9 227 9 3.30 England v New Zealand Lord's 27 Jun 1931 Test # 209
OC Scott 105.2 13 374 9 3.55 West Indies v England Kingston 3 Apr 1930 Test # 193

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:
England v West Indies at The Oval, 3rd Test, Aug 19-22, 1939 [Test # 274]
England v West Indies at Manchester, 2nd Test, Jul 22-25, 1939 [Test # 273]
England v West Indies at Lord's, 1st Test, Jun 24-27, 1939 [Test # 272]