Best strike rates in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts SR Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
SR Watson 5.0 2 17 5 6.0 Australia v South Africa Cape Town 9 Nov 2011 Test # 2016
A Dananjaya 5.0 1 24 5 6.0 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh Dhaka 8 Feb 2018 Test # 2296
KAJ Roach 5.0 1 8 5 6.0 West Indies v Bangladesh North Sound 4 Jul 2018 Test # 2310
CJ Jordan 4.2 0 18 4 6.5 England v India The Oval 15 Aug 2014 Test # 2137
SCJ Broad 9.3 5 15 8 7.1 England v Australia Nottingham 6 Aug 2015 Test # 2175
VD Philander 6.0 3 7 5 7.2 South Africa v New Zealand Cape Town 2 Jan 2013 Test # 2069
HH Pandya 6.0 1 28 5 7.2 India v England Nottingham 18 Aug 2018 Test # 2316
AG Cremer 5.2 1 4 4 8.0 Zimbabwe v Bangladesh Harare 17 Apr 2013 Test # 2086
DW Steyn 8.1 6 8 6 8.1 South Africa v Pakistan Johannesburg 1 Feb 2013 Test # 2072
DW Steyn 8.2 2 34 6 8.3 South Africa v West Indies Centurion 17 Dec 2014 Test # 2150
VD Philander 7.0 3 15 5 8.4 South Africa v Australia Cape Town 9 Nov 2011 Test # 2016
CS Martin 8.3 3 26 6 8.5 New Zealand v Zimbabwe Napier 26 Jan 2012 Test # 2033
Yasir Shah 12.3 1 41 8 9.3 Pakistan v New Zealand Dubai (DSC) 24 Nov 2018 Test # 2330
SR Watson 7.5 1 40 5 9.4 Australia v Pakistan Lord's 13 Jul 2010 Test # 1963
SCJ Broad 11.0 0 44 7 9.4 England v New Zealand Lord's 16 May 2013 Test # 2088
JL Pattinson 8.0 2 27 5 9.6 Australia v West Indies Hobart 10 Dec 2015 Test # 2193
KJ Abbott 11.4 4 29 7 10.0 South Africa v Pakistan Centurion 22 Feb 2013 Test # 2075
MA Wood 8.2 2 41 5 10.0 England v West Indies Gros Islet 9 Feb 2019 Test # 2346
MN Samuels 6.4 1 13 4 10.0 West Indies v Zimbabwe Bridgetown 12 Mar 2013 Test # 2079
Abdur Rehman 10.1 4 25 6 10.1 Pakistan v England Abu Dhabi 25 Jan 2012 Test # 2032
D Bishoo 13.5 1 49 8 10.3 West Indies v Pakistan Dubai (DSC) 13 Oct 2016 Test # 2224
GP Swann 7.0 1 16 4 10.5 England v Sri Lanka Cardiff 26 May 2011 Test # 1994
K Rabada 10.4 2 32 6 10.6 South Africa v England Centurion 22 Jan 2016 Test # 2200
TA Boult 10.4 3 32 6 10.6 New Zealand v England Auckland 22 Mar 2018 Test # 2299
SR Watson 11.0 3 33 6 11.0 Australia v Pakistan Leeds 21 Jul 2010 Test # 1965
RJ Harris 11.0 1 47 6 11.0 Australia v England Perth 16 Dec 2010 Test # 1984
ML Cummins 11.0 1 48 6 11.0 West Indies v India Gros Islet 9 Aug 2016 Test # 2215
PJ Cummins 11.0 3 27 6 11.0 Australia v India Melbourne 26 Dec 2018 Test # 2337
Harbhajan Singh 7.2 2 10 4 11.0 India v South Africa Durban 26 Dec 2010 Test # 1987
Mohammad Hafeez 7.2 1 16 4 11.0 Pakistan v South Africa Johannesburg 1 Feb 2013 Test # 2072
Taijul Islam 11.2 2 33 6 11.3 Bangladesh v West Indies Chattogram 22 Nov 2018 Test # 2328
KC Brathwaite 11.3 4 29 6 11.5 West Indies v Sri Lanka Colombo (PSS) 22 Oct 2015 Test # 2182
RJ Harris 9.4 4 25 5 11.6 Australia v England Sydney 3 Jan 2014 Test # 2113
M Morkel 9.4 3 23 5 11.6 South Africa v Australia Cape Town 22 Mar 2018 Test # 2300
R Ashwin 13.5 2 59 7 11.8 India v New Zealand Indore 8 Oct 2016 Test # 2223
ST Finn 10.0 2 42 5 12.0 England v Bangladesh Manchester 4 Jun 2010 Test # 1959
GP Swann 8.0 3 12 4 12.0 England v Pakistan Lord's 26 Aug 2010 Test # 1971
D Elgar 8.0 1 22 4 12.0 South Africa v India Mohali 5 Nov 2015 Test # 2186
R Ashwin 8.0 1 27 4 12.0 India v Afghanistan Bengaluru 14 Jun 2018 Test # 2307
TL Best 12.1 1 40 6 12.1 West Indies v Bangladesh Khulna 21 Nov 2012 Test # 2060
SCJ Broad 12.1 6 17 6 12.1 England v South Africa Johannesburg 14 Jan 2016 Test # 2199
VD Philander 10.1 5 21 5 12.2 South Africa v Australia Hobart 12 Nov 2016 Test # 2233
JO Holder 10.1 1 44 5 12.2 West Indies v Bangladesh Kingston 12 Jul 2018 Test # 2312
L Ngidi 12.2 3 39 6 12.3 South Africa v India Centurion 13 Jan 2018 Test # 2293
MA Starc 12.3 1 50 6 12.5 Australia v Sri Lanka Galle 4 Aug 2016 Test # 2213
RL Chase 8.2 1 15 4 12.5 West Indies v Sri Lanka Port of Spain 6 Jun 2018 Test # 2306
N Wagner 14.4 2 39 7 12.5 New Zealand v West Indies Wellington 1 Dec 2017 Test # 2284
Taijul Islam 16.5 7 39 8 12.6 Bangladesh v Zimbabwe Dhaka 25 Oct 2014 Test # 2141
JM Anderson 12.4 5 42 6 12.6 England v West Indies Bridgetown 1 May 2015 Test # 2160
R Ashwin 12.4 4 41 6 12.6 India v Australia Bengaluru 4 Mar 2017 Test # 2251
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

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:
Afghanistan v Ireland at Dehradun, Only Test, Mar 15-18, 2019 [Test # 2351]
New Zealand v Bangladesh at Wellington, 2nd Test, Mar 8-12, 2019 [Test # 2350]
New Zealand v Bangladesh at Hamilton, 1st Test, Feb 28-Mar 3, 2019 [Test # 2349]