Best bowling figures in a match
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
AK Davidson 77.4 30 124 12 1.59 v India Kanpur 19 Dec 1959 Test # 483
R Benaud 53.2 16 105 11 1.96 v India Kolkata 2 Nov 1956 Test # 433
KR Miller 70.1 21 152 10 2.16 v England Lord's 21 Jun 1956 Test # 426
AK Davidson 46.1x8 14 82 9 1.33 v South Africa Port Elizabeth 28 Feb 1958 Test # 451
R Benaud 56.0x8 12 144 9 1.92 v South Africa Cape Town 31 Dec 1957 Test # 445
R Benaud 61.2x8 8 154 9 1.88 v South Africa Johannesburg 7 Feb 1958 Test # 449
R Benaud 56.0x8 16 173 9 2.31 v England Adelaide 30 Jan 1959 Test # 466
R Benaud 66.4x8 17 177 9 1.99 v England Sydney 9 Jan 1959 Test # 464
I Meckiff 26.2x8 5 65 8 1.85 v England Melbourne 31 Dec 1958 Test # 462
R Benaud 49.4 21 76 8 1.53 v India Delhi 12 Dec 1959 Test # 482
IWG Johnson 31.2 11 86 8 2.74 v West Indies Georgetown 26 Apr 1955 Test # 405
LF Kline 56.0 27 90 8 1.60 v Pakistan Lahore 21 Nov 1959 Test # 480
R Benaud 77.3 36 111 8 1.43 v Pakistan Dhaka 13 Nov 1959 Test # 479
RR Lindwall 34.2x8 4 112 8 2.45 v South Africa Sydney 9 Jan 1953 Test # 362
WA Johnston 49.4x8 11 114 8 1.72 v South Africa Durban 20 Jan 1950 Test # 320
R Benaud 49.3 15 131 8 2.64 v India Chennai 19 Oct 1956 Test # 431
DT Ring 30.0x8 4 132 8 3.30 v West Indies Brisbane 9 Nov 1951 Test # 340
RR Lindwall 89.0 29 158 8 1.77 v England Leeds 23 Jul 1953 Test # 375
KR Miller 44.2 6 165 8 3.72 v West Indies Kingston 11 Jun 1955 Test # 408
I Meckiff 57.0x8 6 177 8 2.32 v South Africa Johannesburg 23 Dec 1957 Test # 444
RR Lindwall 31.5 10 58 7 1.82 v India Chennai 19 Oct 1956 Test # 431
KD Mackay 64.0 39 58 7 0.90 v Pakistan Dhaka 13 Nov 1959 Test # 479
WA Johnston 22.0x8 4 65 7 2.21 v England Brisbane 1 Dec 1950 Test # 327
RR Lindwall 29.0x8 5 72 7 1.86 v West Indies Sydney 25 Jan 1952 Test # 347
KR Miller 26.6x8 3 83 7 2.32 v West Indies Sydney 25 Jan 1952 Test # 347
RR Lindwall 42.0 7 92 7 2.19 v England Lord's 25 Jun 1953 Test # 373
WA Johnston 31.0x8 4 112 7 2.70 v West Indies Adelaide 22 Dec 1951 Test # 343
R Benaud 57.6x8 19 112 7 1.45 v England Brisbane 5 Dec 1958 Test # 460
KR Miller 43.0x8 8 113 7 1.97 v South Africa Melbourne 24 Dec 1952 Test # 361
WA Johnston 52.0x8 8 131 7 1.88 v England Adelaide 2 Feb 1951 Test # 330
AK Davidson 49.4x8 8 149 7 2.25 v South Africa Johannesburg 23 Dec 1957 Test # 444
WA Johnston 73.3x8 21 177 7 1.80 v South Africa Adelaide 24 Jan 1953 Test # 364
WA Johnston 84.0x8 15 266 7 2.37 v South Africa Melbourne 6 Feb 1953 Test # 365

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:
India v Australia at Kanpur, 2nd Test, Dec 19-24, 1959 [Test # 483]
India v Australia at Delhi, 1st Test, Dec 12-16, 1959 [Test # 482]
Pakistan v Australia at Karachi, 3rd Test, Dec 4-9, 1959 [Test # 481]