Best bowling figures in a match
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
RAL Massie 60.1 16 137 16 2.27 Australia v England Lord's 22 Jun 1972 Test # 699
MA Holding 53.4 15 149 14 2.77 West Indies v England The Oval 12 Aug 1976 Test # 781
DL Underwood 48.5 25 71 13 1.45 England v Pakistan Lord's 8 Aug 1974 Test # 743
AW Greig 69.1 17 156 13 2.25 England v West Indies Port of Spain 30 Mar 1974 Test # 738
DL Underwood 44.1x8 14 97 12 1.64 England v New Zealand Christchurch 25 Feb 1971 Test # 681
AME Roberts 42.3 11 121 12 2.84 West Indies v India Chennai 11 Jan 1975 Test # 752
Imran Khan 45.7x8 9 165 12 2.69 Pakistan v Australia Sydney 14 Jan 1977 Test # 792
G Dymock 63.4 12 166 12 2.60 Australia v India Kanpur 2 Oct 1979 Test # 857
RJ Hadlee 22.3x8 1 58 11 1.94 New Zealand v India Wellington 13 Feb 1976 Test # 772
DK Lillee 33.2x8 6 123 11 2.77 Australia v New Zealand Auckland 25 Feb 1977 Test # 798
Sarfraz Nawaz 57.2x8 13 125 11 1.63 Pakistan v Australia Melbourne 10 Mar 1979 Test # 849
Intikhab Alam 39.4x8 5 130 11 2.46 Pakistan v New Zealand Dunedin 7 Feb 1973 Test # 712
EAS Prasanna 47.0x8 10 140 11 2.23 India v New Zealand Auckland 24 Jan 1976 Test # 769
IT Botham 56.1 17 140 11 2.49 England v New Zealand Lord's 24 Aug 1978 Test # 830
KD Boyce 43.1 8 147 11 3.40 West Indies v England The Oval 26 Jul 1973 Test # 725
DK Lillee 47.7x8 9 165 11 2.58 Australia v England Melbourne 12 Mar 1977 Test # 800
IT Botham 80.5 23 176 11 2.17 England v Australia Perth 14 Dec 1979 Test # 864
Sikander Bakht 59.0 10 190 11 3.22 Pakistan v India Delhi 4 Dec 1979 Test # 863
DL Underwood 55.0x8 8 215 11 2.93 England v Australia Adelaide 25 Jan 1975 Test # 754
JK Lever 36.4 12 70 10 1.90 England v India Delhi 17 Dec 1976 Test # 788
DL Underwood 52.0 22 82 10 1.57 England v Australia Leeds 27 Jul 1972 Test # 701
RJ Hadlee 41.3x8 9 100 10 1.81 New Zealand v England Wellington 10 Feb 1978 Test # 817
RM Hogg 47.5x8 11 122 10 1.92 Australia v England Perth 15 Dec 1978 Test # 836
AME Roberts 52.5 16 123 10 2.32 West Indies v England Lord's 17 Jun 1976 Test # 778
DK Lillee 37.0x8 5 135 10 2.73 Australia v Pakistan Melbourne 1 Jan 1977 Test # 790
AW Greig 41.0x8 7 149 10 2.72 England v New Zealand Auckland 20 Feb 1975 Test # 757
Iqbal Qasim 72.5 29 175 10 2.40 Pakistan v India Mumbai 16 Dec 1979 Test # 865
DK Lillee 56.4 15 181 10 3.19 Australia v England The Oval 10 Aug 1972 Test # 702
BS Bedi 61.2x8 12 194 10 2.37 India v Australia Perth 16 Dec 1977 Test # 811

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 West Indies at Melbourne, 2nd Test, Dec 29, 1979 - Jan 1, 1980 [Test # 867]
India v Pakistan at Kanpur, 4th Test, Dec 25-30, 1979 [Test # 866]
India v Pakistan at Mumbai, 3rd Test, Dec 16-20, 1979 [Test # 865]