Best bowling figures in a match
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Team Ground Match Date Scorecard
CV Grimmett 96.2 28 199 14 2.06 Australia Adelaide 29 Jan 1932 Test # 215
HJ Tayfield 66.5x8 22 165 13 1.85 South Africa Melbourne 24 Dec 1952 Test # 361
CV Grimmett 93.0 41 173 13 1.86 Australia Durban 28 Feb 1936 Test # 251
MG Johnson 33.1 4 127 12 3.82 Australia Centurion 12 Feb 2014 Test # 2119
SK Warne 69.0 25 128 12 1.85 Australia Sydney 2 Jan 1994 Test # 1243
H Ironmonger 22.5 12 24 11 1.05 Australia Melbourne 12 Feb 1932 Test # 216
SK Warne 53.1 17 109 11 2.05 Australia Sydney 2 Jan 1998 Test # 1393
K Rabada 43.0 11 150 11 3.48 South Africa Port Elizabeth 9 Mar 2018 Test # 2298
MG Johnson 58.2 9 159 11 2.72 Australia Perth 17 Dec 2008 Test # 1899
CV Grimmett 53.4 21 88 10 1.63 Australia Cape Town 1 Jan 1936 Test # 249
CV Grimmett 46.3 15 110 10 2.36 Australia Johannesburg 15 Feb 1936 Test # 250
CB Llewellyn 49.5 12 116 10 2.32 South Africa Johannesburg 18 Oct 1902 Test # 76
PS de Villiers 59.3 20 123 10 2.06 South Africa Sydney 2 Jan 1994 Test # 1243
DW Steyn 49.2 9 154 10 3.12 South Africa Melbourne 26 Dec 2008 Test # 1902
M Ntini 44.5 6 178 10 3.97 South Africa Johannesburg 31 Mar 2006 Test # 1795
VD Philander 31.0 13 51 9 1.64 South Africa Johannesburg 30 Mar 2018 Test # 2302
JV Saunders 20.0 3 66 9 3.30 Australia Johannesburg 18 Oct 1902 Test # 76
AK Davidson 46.1x8 14 82 9 1.33 Australia Port Elizabeth 28 Feb 1958 Test # 451
H Ironmonger 77.0 45 86 9 1.11 Australia Brisbane 27 Nov 1931 Test # 212
SR Clark 33.0 10 89 9 2.69 Australia Cape Town 16 Mar 2006 Test # 1789
WJ Whitty 45.0 13 98 9 2.17 Australia Melbourne 31 Dec 1910 Test # 112
WP Howell 43.0 12 99 9 2.30 Australia Cape Town 8 Nov 1902 Test # 77
MJ Procter 49.1 22 103 9 2.09 South Africa Port Elizabeth 5 Mar 1970 Test # 673
MA Starc 28.4 5 109 9 3.80 Australia Durban 1 Mar 2018 Test # 2297
M Morkel 30.4 10 110 9 3.58 South Africa Cape Town 22 Mar 2018 Test # 2300
KJ Abbott 35.5 6 118 9 3.29 South Africa Hobart 12 Nov 2016 Test # 2233
AA Donald 56.0 14 133 9 2.37 South Africa Melbourne 26 Dec 1997 Test # 1392
PJ Cummins 46.5 10 141 9 3.01 Australia Johannesburg 30 Mar 2018 Test # 2302
R Benaud 56.0x8 12 144 9 1.92 Australia Cape Town 31 Dec 1957 Test # 445
SM Pollock 71.4 23 148 9 2.06 South Africa Adelaide 30 Jan 1998 Test # 1397
R Benaud 61.2x8 8 154 9 1.88 Australia Johannesburg 7 Feb 1958 Test # 449
PL Harris 59.5 14 161 9 2.69 South Africa Cape Town 19 Mar 2009 Test # 1916
MG Melle 46.5x8 2 166 9 2.67 South Africa Brisbane 5 Dec 1952 Test # 359
HJ Tayfield 57.4x8 6 167 9 2.17 South Africa Durban 20 Jan 1950 Test # 320
JT Partridge 63.1x8 11 176 9 2.09 South Africa Sydney 7 Feb 1964 Test # 555
JT Partridge 52.3x8 6 211 9 3.02 South Africa Sydney 10 Jan 1964 Test # 550
CB Llewellyn 48.0 6 216 9 4.50 South Africa Johannesburg 11 Oct 1902 Test # 75
KA Maharaj 63.2 9 225 9 3.55 South Africa Durban 1 Mar 2018 Test # 2297
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 | 10 years | 25 years | post-war
Records includes the following current or recent matches:
South Africa v Australia at Johannesburg, 4th Test, Mar 30-Apr 3, 2018 [Test # 2302]
South Africa v Australia at Cape Town, 3rd Test, Mar 22-25, 2018 [Test # 2300]
South Africa v Australia at Port Elizabeth, 2nd Test, Mar 9-12, 2018 [Test # 2298]