Most ten-wickets-in-a-match
Player Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
Fazal Mahmood (PAK) 1952-1959 26 43 7815 2765 125 7/42 13/114 22.12 2.12 62.5 12 4
GAR Lock (ENG) 1952-1959 32 59 8117 2554 123 7/35 11/48 20.76 1.88 65.9 8 3
AV Bedser (ENG) 1950-1955 28 51 8370 2917 147 7/44 14/99 19.84 2.09 56.9 13 3
JC Laker (ENG) 1950-1959 39 72 9783 2992 162 10/53 19/90 18.46 1.83 60.3 8 3
MH Mankad (INDIA) 1951-1959 33 52 10820 3570 122 8/52 13/131 29.26 1.97 88.6 7 2
AL Valentine (WI) 1950-1958 30 50 11157 3568 123 8/104 11/204 29.00 1.91 90.7 8 2
HJ Tayfield (SA) 1949-1958 31 54 11875+ 3686+ 154 9/113 13/165 24.09* 1.86* 77.6* 14 2
Zulfiqar Ahmed (PAK) 1952-1956 9 10 1285 366 20 6/42 11/79 18.30 1.70 64.2 2 1
JM Patel (INDIA) 1955-1959 5 8 1305 434 24 9/69 14/124 18.08 1.99 54.3 2 1
WW Hall (WI) 1958-1959 9 16 1935 817 46 6/50 11/126 17.76 2.53 42.0 3 1
FH Tyson (ENG) 1954-1959 18 29 3452 1411 76 7/27 10/130 18.56 2.45 45.4 4 1
GE Gomez (WI) 1950-1954 19 34 3637 1105 41 7/55 10/113 26.95 1.82 88.7 1 1
R Tattersall (ENG) 1951-1954 17 30 4228 1513 58 7/52 12/101 26.08 2.14 72.8 4 1
Ghulam Ahmed (INDIA) 1952-1959 20 32 4874 1691 60 7/49 10/130 28.18 2.08 81.2 4 1
AK Davidson (AUS) 1953-1959 28 50 6273 1886 92 7/93 12/124 20.50 1.80 68.1 4 1
JH Wardle (ENG) 1950-1957 28 51 6579 2071 102 7/36 12/89 20.30 1.88 64.5 5 1
KR Miller (AUS) 1949-1956 40 66 7833 2975 125 6/107 10/152 23.80 2.27 62.6 5 1
TE Bailey (ENG) 1950-1959 59 88 8764 3257 116 7/34 11/98 28.07 2.22 75.5 3 1
SP Gupte (INDIA) 1951-1959 34 53 9822 3903 134 9/102 10/223 29.12 2.38 73.2 11 1
R Benaud (AUS) 1952-1959 44 75 11201 3952 165 7/72 11/105 23.95 2.11 67.8 11 1
S Ramadhin (WI) 1950-1959 39 65 12152 3950 138 7/49 11/152 28.62 1.95 88.0 10 1

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]