Best strike rates in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts SR Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
R Benaud 3.5 1 15 4 5.7 v West Indies Georgetown 26 Apr 1955 Test # 405
KR Miller 7.6x8 1 26 5 12.4 v West Indies Sydney 25 Jan 1952 Test # 347
WA Johnston 12.0x8 0 62 6 16.0 v West Indies Adelaide 22 Dec 1951 Test # 343
WA Johnston 11.0x8 2 35 5 17.6 v England Brisbane 1 Dec 1950 Test # 327
CL McCool 11.4x8 1 41 5 18.4 v South Africa Cape Town 31 Dec 1949 Test # 319
IWG Johnson 22.2 10 44 7 19.1 v West Indies Georgetown 26 Apr 1955 Test # 405
RR Lindwall 22.5 9 43 7 19.5 v India Chennai 19 Oct 1956 Test # 431
I Meckiff 15.2x8 3 38 6 20.3 v England Melbourne 31 Dec 1958 Test # 462
DT Ring 16.0x8 2 80 6 21.3 v West Indies Brisbane 9 Nov 1951 Test # 340
AK Davidson 17.4x8 4 34 6 23.3 v South Africa Johannesburg 23 Dec 1957 Test # 444
AK Davidson 20.1 7 31 5 24.2 v India Kanpur 19 Dec 1959 Test # 483
RR Lindwall 15.4x8 2 32 5 24.8 v South Africa Cape Town 31 Dec 1949 Test # 319
RR Lindwall 20.4 2 57 5 24.8 v England Nottingham 11 Jun 1953 Test # 372
RR Lindwall 24.5 3 95 6 24.8 v West Indies Port of Spain 11 Apr 1955 Test # 404
R Benaud 29.3 10 72 7 25.2 v India Chennai 19 Oct 1956 Test # 431
KR Miller 25.2 3 107 6 25.3 v West Indies Kingston 11 Jun 1955 Test # 408
JW Burke 17.0 4 37 4 25.5 v India Kolkata 2 Nov 1956 Test # 433
JB Iverson 19.4x8 8 27 6 26.0 v England Sydney 5 Jan 1951 Test # 329
JB Iverson 13.0x8 3 43 4 26.0 v England Brisbane 1 Dec 1950 Test # 327
IWG Johnson 17.0x8 2 34 5 27.2 v South Africa Durban 20 Jan 1950 Test # 320
RG Archer 13.6x8 4 33 4 27.5 v England Melbourne 31 Dec 1954 Test # 393
LF Kline 13.6x8 3 33 4 27.5 v South Africa Port Elizabeth 28 Feb 1958 Test # 451
RR Lindwall 23.0 4 66 5 27.6 v England Lord's 25 Jun 1953 Test # 373
WA Johnston 13.7x8 1 26 4 27.7 v England Melbourne 22 Dec 1950 Test # 328
DT Ring 21.0x8 2 72 6 28.0 v South Africa Brisbane 5 Dec 1952 Test # 359
KR Miller 14.0x8 3 42 4 28.0 v South Africa Port Elizabeth 3 Mar 1950 Test # 322
RR Lindwall 14.2x8 1 40 4 28.5 v South Africa Sydney 9 Jan 1953 Test # 362
AK Davidson 19.0 2 48 4 28.5 v Pakistan Lahore 21 Nov 1959 Test # 480
R Benaud 29.0 10 52 6 29.0 v India Kolkata 2 Nov 1956 Test # 433
R Benaud 24.2 6 53 5 29.2 v India Kolkata 2 Nov 1956 Test # 433
IWG Johnson 20.3 3 50 4 30.7 v Pakistan Karachi 11 Oct 1956 Test # 430
KR Miller 19.3x8 1 60 5 31.0 v West Indies Melbourne 31 Dec 1951 Test # 345
KR Miller 15.7x8 4 37 4 31.7 v England Sydney 5 Jan 1951 Test # 329
RR Lindwall 21.0x8 4 52 5 33.6 v West Indies Sydney 25 Jan 1952 Test # 347
R Benaud 21.0x8 6 49 5 33.6 v South Africa Cape Town 31 Dec 1957 Test # 445
RG Archer 28.2 7 53 5 34.0 v England The Oval 23 Aug 1956 Test # 429
R Benaud 17.0x8 5 43 4 34.0 v England Melbourne 13 Feb 1959 Test # 468
AK Davidson 23.5 7 42 4 35.7 v Pakistan Dhaka 13 Nov 1959 Test # 479
JB Iverson 18.0x8 3 37 4 36.0 v England Melbourne 22 Dec 1950 Test # 328
RR Lindwall 24.0 6 61 4 36.0 v West Indies Kingston 26 Mar 1955 Test # 403
LF Kline 24.0 12 42 4 36.0 v India Delhi 12 Dec 1959 Test # 482
WA Johnston 18.2x8 6 39 4 36.5 v South Africa Durban 20 Jan 1950 Test # 320
R Benaud 25.0 8 63 4 37.5 v India Kanpur 19 Dec 1959 Test # 483
LF Kline 44.0 21 75 7 37.7 v Pakistan Lahore 21 Nov 1959 Test # 480
WA Johnston 24.5x8 2 85 5 39.4 v England Melbourne 31 Dec 1954 Test # 393
RR Lindwall 20.0x8 4 62 4 40.0 v West Indies Brisbane 9 Nov 1951 Test # 340
RR Lindwall 20.0x8 3 72 4 40.0 v South Africa Sydney 9 Jan 1953 Test # 362
AK Davidson 20.0x8 6 44 4 40.0 v South Africa Port Elizabeth 28 Feb 1958 Test # 451
R Benaud 20.2x8 0 70 4 40.5 v South Africa Johannesburg 7 Feb 1958 Test # 449
KR Miller 34.1 9 72 5 41.0 v England Lord's 21 Jun 1956 Test # 426

Minimum of 4 wickets
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]