Best strike rates in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts SR Team Opposition Match Date Scorecard
R Ashwin 12.4 4 41 6 12.6 India v Australia 4 Mar 2017 Test # 2251
Maninder Singh 18.2 8 27 7 15.7 India v Pakistan 13 Mar 1987 Test # 1073
NM Lyon 22.2 4 50 8 16.7 Australia v India 4 Mar 2017 Test # 2251
A Kumble 14.0 2 60 5 16.8 India v Pakistan 8 Dec 2007 Test # 1852
RGD Willis 17.0 2 53 6 17.0 England v India 28 Jan 1977 Test # 794
TG Southee 24.0 6 64 7 20.5 New Zealand v India 31 Aug 2012 Test # 2055
BS Bedi 21.3 4 71 6 21.5 India v England 28 Jan 1977 Test # 794
MS Kasprowicz 18.0 5 28 5 21.6 Australia v India 25 Mar 1998 Test # 1413
RA Jadeja 21.4 1 63 6 21.6 India v Australia 4 Mar 2017 Test # 2251
JR Hazlewood 24.0 5 67 6 24.0 Australia v India 4 Mar 2017 Test # 2251
RA Jadeja 16.0 2 50 4 24.0 India v South Africa 14 Nov 2015 Test # 2188
R Ashwin 22.0 1 69 5 26.4 India v New Zealand 31 Aug 2012 Test # 2055
CL Cairns 17.4 5 44 4 26.5 New Zealand v India 18 Oct 1995 Test # 1308
A Kumble 18.0 5 39 4 27.0 India v New Zealand 18 Oct 1995 Test # 1308
R Ashwin 18.0 2 70 4 27.0 India v South Africa 14 Nov 2015 Test # 2188
KD Ghavri 24.0 8 51 5 28.8 India v West Indies 15 Dec 1978 Test # 837
ND Hirwani 30.0 10 59 6 30.0 India v New Zealand 12 Nov 1988 Test # 1107
M Prabhakar 20.0 4 82 4 30.0 India v Sri Lanka 26 Jan 1994 Test # 1245
Harbhajan Singh 30.1 5 78 6 30.1 India v Australia 6 Oct 2004 Test # 1713
BS Chandrasekhar 31.2 7 76 6 31.3 India v England 28 Jan 1977 Test # 794
Tauseef Ahmed 27.0 7 54 5 32.4 Pakistan v India 13 Mar 1987 Test # 1073
A Kumble 27.2 4 81 5 32.8 India v New Zealand 18 Oct 1995 Test # 1308
PP Ojha 28.1 10 99 5 33.8 India v New Zealand 31 Aug 2012 Test # 2055
NS Yadav 22.5 6 49 4 34.2 India v Australia 19 Sep 1979 Test # 856
N Kapil Dev 29.0 6 68 5 34.8 India v Pakistan 14 Sep 1983 Test # 961
Z Khan 29.5 4 91 5 35.8 India v Australia 9 Oct 2008 Test # 1887
Iqbal Qasim 30.0 15 48 5 36.0 Pakistan v India 13 Mar 1987 Test # 1073
RJ Hadlee 30.0 10 65 5 36.0 New Zealand v India 12 Nov 1988 Test # 1107
RJ Shastri 24.0 3 69 4 36.0 India v Pakistan 13 Mar 1987 Test # 1073
MJ Hoggard 24.3 7 80 4 36.7 England v India 19 Dec 2001 Test # 1578
GD McGrath 25.0 8 55 4 37.5 Australia v India 6 Oct 2004 Test # 1713
I Sharma 33.1 10 118 5 39.8 India v Pakistan 8 Dec 2007 Test # 1852
MG Johnson 27.0 4 70 4 40.5 Australia v India 9 Oct 2008 Test # 1887
ST Clarke 34.2 3 126 5 41.2 West Indies v India 15 Dec 1978 Test # 837
A Kumble 41.3 8 98 6 41.5 India v Australia 25 Mar 1998 Test # 1413
Tahir Naqqash 34.5 11 76 5 41.8 Pakistan v India 14 Sep 1983 Test # 961
BS Chandrasekhar 28.0 5 112 4 42.0 India v West Indies 22 Nov 1974 Test # 745
A Flintoff 28.0 9 50 4 42.0 England v India 19 Dec 2001 Test # 1578
Imran Khan 28.4 12 53 4 43.0 Pakistan v India 21 Nov 1979 Test # 861
JK Lever 36.0 9 100 5 43.2 England v India 9 Dec 1981 Test # 912
J Srinath 29.0 9 73 4 43.5 India v England 19 Dec 2001 Test # 1578
S Venkataraghavan 30.0 8 75 4 45.0 India v West Indies 22 Nov 1974 Test # 745
I Sharma 30.0 7 77 4 45.0 India v Australia 9 Oct 2008 Test # 1887
N Boje 38.0 14 83 5 45.6 South Africa v India 2 Mar 2000 Test # 1486
DL Underwood 31.0 8 76 4 46.5 England v India 28 Jan 1977 Test # 794
Danish Kaneria 39.0 7 127 5 46.8 Pakistan v India 24 Mar 2005 Test # 1743
Yasir Arafat 39.0 5 161 5 46.8 Pakistan v India 8 Dec 2007 Test # 1852
Harbhajan Singh 41.0 7 146 5 49.2 India v Australia 6 Oct 2004 Test # 1713
Harbhajan Singh 51.5 9 152 6 51.8 India v Pakistan 24 Mar 2005 Test # 1743
Arshad Ayub 35.4 12 53 4 53.5 India v New Zealand 12 Nov 1988 Test # 1107
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Minimum of 4 wickets

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
India v Australia at Bengaluru, 2nd Test, Mar 4-7, 2017 [Test # 2251]
India v South Africa at Bengaluru, 2nd Test, Nov 14-18, 2015 [Test # 2188]
India v New Zealand at Bengaluru, 2nd Test, Aug 31-Sep 3, 2012 [Test # 2055]