Most five-wickets-in-an-innings
Player Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
VD Philander (SA) 2011-2019 10 20 1901 898 51 6/42 9/75 17.60 2.83 37.2 4 0
C Blythe (ENG) 1906-1910 4 7 1073 392 25 7/46 11/118 15.68 2.19 42.9 3 2
J Briggs (ENG) 1889-1889 1 2 135 28 15 8/11 15/28 1.86 1.24 9.0 2 1
JJ Ferris (ENG) 1892-1892 1 2 272 91 13 7/37 13/91 7.00 2.00 20.9 2 1
CV Grimmett (AUS) 1936-1936 1 2 322 88 10 5/32 10/88 8.80 1.63 32.2 2 1
JH Wardle (ENG) 1957-1957 1 2 342 89 12 7/36 12/89 7.41 1.56 28.5 2 1
SF Burke (SA) 1962-1965 2 3 660 257 11 6/128 11/196 23.36 2.33 60.0 2 1
AA Donald (SA) 1993-2000 7 13 1441 662 30 5/46 7/95 22.06 2.75 48.0 2 0
HJ Tayfield (SA) 1949-1958 4 6 1536 535 14 5/120 6/163 38.21 2.08 109.7 2 0
M Morkel (SA) 2010-2018 11 22 2268 1230 44 5/23 9/110 27.95 3.25 51.5 2 0
SM Pollock (SA) 1996-2007 11 22 2434 996 51 6/30 7/58 19.52 2.45 47.7 2 0
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 | 10 years | 25 years | post-war
Records includes the following current or recent matches:
South Africa v Pakistan at Cape Town, 2nd Test, Jan 3-6, 2019 [Test # 2340]
South Africa v Australia at Cape Town, 3rd Test, Mar 22-25, 2018 [Test # 2300]
South Africa v India at Cape Town, 1st Test, Jan 5-8, 2018 [Test # 2292]