Most five-wickets-in-an-innings
Player Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
AJ Bell (SA) 1931-1932 6 6 1242 624 23 5/69 5/69 27.13 3.01 54.0 3 0
WE Bowes (ENG) 1932-1938 7 11 1459 741 30 6/142 9/219 24.70 3.04 48.6 3 0
K Farnes (ENG) 1934-1938 8 15 2153 1065 38 6/96 10/179 28.02 2.96 56.6 3 1
H Verity (ENG) 1932-1938 18 33 4930 1656 59 8/43 15/104 28.06 2.01 83.5 3 1
H Larwood (ENG) 1930-1933 9 14 1928 936 37 5/28 10/124 25.29 2.91 52.1 2 1
B Mitchell (SA) 1931-1936 11 8 554 338 10 5/87 5/87 33.80 3.66 55.4 1 0
EW Clark (ENG) 1934-1934 2 4 608 324 8 5/98 7/208 40.50 3.19 76.0 1 0
IAR Peebles (ENG) 1930-1930 2 2 756 354 9 6/204 6/204 39.33 2.80 84.0 1 0
MW Tate (ENG) 1930-1930 5 7 1681 574 15 5/124 6/89 38.26 2.04 112.0 1 0
W Voce (ENG) 1932-1937 10 17 2098 967 41 6/41 10/57 23.58 2.76 51.1 1 1
GOB Allen (ENG) 1930-1937 14 24 2783 1603 43 5/36 8/107 37.27 3.45 64.7 1 0
WR Hammond (ENG) 1930-1938 25 36 3244 1325 31 5/57 7/87 42.74 2.45 104.6 1 0

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:
England v Australia at The Oval, 5th Test, Aug 20-24, 1938 [Test # 266]
England v Australia at Leeds, 4th Test, Jul 22-25, 1938 [Test # 265]
England v Australia at Lord's, 2nd Test, Jun 24-28, 1938 [Test # 264]