Best strike rates in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts SR Team Ground Match Date Scorecard
EAS Prasanna 10.0 5 16 4 15.0 India Chennai 12 Jan 1973 Test # 708
KD Walters 10.5 3 34 4 16.2 Australia The Oval 28 Aug 1975 Test # 763
AG Hurst 10.6x8 2 28 5 17.2 Australia Sydney 6 Jan 1979 Test # 840
G Dymock 17.2 4 34 6 17.3 Australia Perth 14 Dec 1979 Test # 864
MA Holding 14.5 7 17 5 17.8 West Indies Manchester 8 Jul 1976 Test # 779
DK Lillee 13.3x8 2 26 6 17.8 Australia Melbourne 12 Mar 1977 Test # 800
RJ Hadlee 13.3x8 4 26 6 17.8 New Zealand Wellington 10 Feb 1978 Test # 817
DK Lillee 15.0 8 15 5 18.0 Australia Birmingham 10 Jul 1975 Test # 760
KD Ghavri 15.0 6 33 5 18.0 India Mumbai 11 Feb 1977 Test # 795
BS Chandrasekhar 18.1 3 38 6 18.1 India The Oval 19 Aug 1971 Test # 692
RAL Massie 27.2 9 53 8 20.5 Australia Lord's 22 Jun 1972 Test # 699
MA Holding 20.4 6 57 6 20.6 West Indies The Oval 12 Aug 1976 Test # 781
AME Roberts 20.5 8 37 6 20.8 West Indies Manchester 8 Jul 1976 Test # 779
MHN Walker 17.3 5 48 5 21.0 Australia Birmingham 10 Jul 1975 Test # 760
RM Hogg 10.4x8 1 26 4 21.0 Australia Adelaide 27 Jan 1979 Test # 843
KD Boyce 21.1 4 77 6 21.1 West Indies The Oval 26 Jul 1973 Test # 725
BS Bedi 21.3 4 71 6 21.5 India Bengaluru 28 Jan 1977 Test # 794
JR Thomson 18.0 8 38 5 21.6 Australia Birmingham 10 Jul 1975 Test # 760
Saleem Altaf 14.3 9 11 4 21.7 Pakistan Leeds 8 Jul 1971 Test # 689
VA Holder 15.0 3 56 4 22.5 West Indies Lord's 23 Aug 1973 Test # 727
JR Thomson 17.5x8 3 46 6 23.5 Australia Brisbane 29 Nov 1974 Test # 746
Sarfraz Nawaz 20.0 6 39 5 24.0 Pakistan Leeds 29 Jun 1978 Test # 827
KD Boyce 16.0 5 49 4 24.0 West Indies Lord's 23 Aug 1973 Test # 727
RAL Massie 32.5 7 84 8 24.6 Australia Lord's 22 Jun 1972 Test # 699
MA Holding 33.0 9 92 8 24.7 West Indies The Oval 12 Aug 1976 Test # 781
BS Chandrasekhar 20.5 4 50 5 25.0 India Chennai 14 Jan 1977 Test # 793
DK Lillee 12.5x8 2 49 4 25.2 Australia Adelaide 25 Jan 1975 Test # 754
KD Boyce 22.0 4 70 5 26.4 West Indies The Oval 26 Jul 1973 Test # 725
RM Hogg 17.0x8 2 57 5 27.2 Australia Perth 15 Dec 1978 Test # 836
RM Hogg 17.0x8 5 36 5 27.2 Australia Melbourne 29 Dec 1978 Test # 838
AME Roberts 23.0 6 60 5 27.6 West Indies Lord's 17 Jun 1976 Test # 778
DK Lillee 14.0x8 3 69 4 28.0 Australia Adelaide 25 Jan 1975 Test # 754
DR Hadlee 19.0 6 42 4 28.5 New Zealand Nottingham 7 Jun 1973 Test # 722
KD Boyce 19.0 4 42 4 28.5 West Indies Port of Spain 2 Feb 1974 Test # 731
DK Lillee 24.2 7 58 5 29.2 Australia The Oval 10 Aug 1972 Test # 702
DK Lillee 30.0 8 66 6 30.0 Australia Manchester 8 Jun 1972 Test # 698
KD Boyce 20.0 7 50 4 30.0 West Indies Lord's 23 Aug 1973 Test # 727
DK Lillee 20.0 4 84 4 30.0 Australia Lord's 31 Jul 1975 Test # 761
MHN Walker 15.0x8 3 54 4 30.0 Australia Melbourne 12 Mar 1977 Test # 800
BD Julien 26.0 9 57 5 31.2 West Indies Bridgetown 6 Mar 1974 Test # 734
JR Thomson 20.5 5 41 4 31.2 Australia Lord's 16 Jun 1977 Test # 804
GJ Gilmour 31.2 10 85 6 31.3 Australia Leeds 14 Aug 1975 Test # 762
BS Chandrasekhar 31.2 7 76 6 31.3 India Bengaluru 28 Jan 1977 Test # 794
BS Chandrasekhar 41.5 18 79 8 31.3 India Delhi 20 Dec 1972 Test # 703
RS Cunis 24.0x8 4 76 6 32.0 New Zealand Auckland 5 Mar 1971 Test # 682
Abdul Qadir 24.0x8 8 44 6 32.0 Pakistan Hyderabad (Sind) 2 Jan 1978 Test # 813
EAS Prasanna 22.0 5 55 4 33.0 India Chennai 14 Jan 1977 Test # 793
AA Mallett 16.5x8 9 21 4 33.2 Australia Sydney 4 Jan 1975 Test # 751
JR Thomson 22.1 7 50 4 33.2 Australia The Oval 28 Aug 1975 Test # 763
AA Mallett 16.7x8 5 40 4 33.7 Australia Sydney 9 Jan 1971 Test # 676

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:
Australia v England at Perth, 1st Test, Dec 14-19, 1979 [Test # 864]
England v India at The Oval, 4th Test, Aug 30-Sep 4, 1979 [Test # 854]
England v India at Leeds, 3rd Test, Aug 16-21, 1979 [Test # 853]