Most runs conceded in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
S Randiv 73.0 16 222 2 3.04 v India Colombo (SSC) 26 Jul 2010 Test # 1966
MDK Perera 45.0 2 202 3 4.48 v India Nagpur 24 Nov 2017 Test # 2283
S Randiv 48.2 3 183 3 3.78 v West Indies Galle 15 Nov 2010 Test # 1977
BAW Mendis 63.0 10 172 4 2.73 v India Colombo (SSC) 26 Jul 2010 Test # 1966
BAW Mendis 59.0 6 169 6 2.86 v West Indies Galle 15 Nov 2010 Test # 1977
PADLR Sandakan 33.5 1 167 4 4.93 v India Delhi 2 Dec 2017 Test # 2286
HMRKB Herath 49.0 5 164 3 3.34 v Pakistan Colombo (SSC) 30 Jun 2012 Test # 2047
RMS Eranga 30.0 3 163 3 5.43 v England Lord's 12 Jun 2014 Test # 2124
MDK Perera 53.2 8 162 4 3.03 v South Africa Galle 16 Jul 2014 Test # 2129
HMRKB Herath 62.0 11 161 2 2.59 v Bangladesh Galle 8 Mar 2013 Test # 2078
PHT Kaushal 22.0 0 159 1 7.22 v New Zealand Christchurch 26 Dec 2014 Test # 2151
HMRKB Herath 40.0 6 159 1 3.97 v India Galle 26 Jul 2017 Test # 2265
HMRKB Herath 52.0 11 157 7 3.01 v Australia Colombo (SSC) 16 Sep 2011 Test # 2008
PM Pushpakumara 38.2 2 156 2 4.06 v India Colombo (SSC) 3 Aug 2017 Test # 2267
MDK Perera 40.0 1 156 2 3.90 v New Zealand Wellington 15 Dec 2018 Test # 2335
KTGD Prasad 30.0 2 154 2 5.13 v South Africa Cape Town 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
HMRKB Herath 56.0 8 154 1 2.75 v New Zealand Wellington 3 Jan 2015 Test # 2155
HMRKB Herath 42.0 7 154 4 3.66 v India Colombo (SSC) 3 Aug 2017 Test # 2267
PHT Kaushal 31.0 1 153 1 4.93 v Pakistan Pallekele 3 Jul 2015 Test # 2169
BAW Mendis 36.0 3 152 2 4.22 v Bangladesh Galle 8 Mar 2013 Test # 2078
HMRKB Herath 37.0 2 150 3 4.05 v Bangladesh Chattogram 31 Jan 2018 Test # 2295
MDK Perera 41.0 3 149 1 3.63 v New Zealand Christchurch 26 Dec 2018 Test # 2336
HMRKB Herath 60.0 12 148 1 2.46 v South Africa Galle 16 Jul 2014 Test # 2129
MDK Perera 40.0 3 147 1 3.67 v India Colombo (SSC) 3 Aug 2017 Test # 2267
PVD Chameera 30.0 5 147 1 4.90 v New Zealand Christchurch 26 Dec 2018 Test # 2336
MDK Perera 31.1 0 145 1 4.65 v India Delhi 2 Dec 2017 Test # 2286
CAK Rajitha 34.0 5 144 0 4.23 v New Zealand Wellington 15 Dec 2018 Test # 2335
PADLR Sandakan 33.0 2 140 4 4.24 v Bangladesh Colombo (PSS) 15 Mar 2017 Test # 2254
MDK Perera 31.5 1 137 5 4.30 v Pakistan Galle 6 Aug 2014 Test # 2133
HMRKB Herath 37.3 2 136 1 3.62 v England Lord's 12 Jun 2014 Test # 2124
PHT Kaushal 32.4 2 134 5 4.10 v India Galle 12 Aug 2015 Test # 2176
CBRLS Kumara 32.0 6 134 2 4.18 v New Zealand Christchurch 26 Dec 2018 Test # 2336
HMRKB Herath 53.0 9 133 6 2.50 v England Colombo (PSS) 3 Apr 2012 Test # 2039
HMRKB Herath 39.1 5 133 6 3.39 v Zimbabwe Colombo (RPS) 14 Jul 2017 Test # 2263
HMRKB Herath 48.0 10 132 2 2.75 v Pakistan Dubai (DSC) 8 Jan 2014 Test # 2114
N Pradeep 31.0 2 132 6 4.25 v India Galle 26 Jul 2017 Test # 2265
PADLR Sandakan 35.3 4 132 5 3.71 v India Pallekele 12 Aug 2017 Test # 2269
NLTC Perera 22.0 1 131 0 5.95 v South Africa Cape Town 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
S Randiv 31.0 0 131 1 4.22 v Pakistan Colombo (SSC) 30 Jun 2012 Test # 2047
CBRLS Kumara 25.1 3 131 3 5.20 v India Galle 26 Jul 2017 Test # 2265
UWMBCA Welegedara 26.0 1 130 3 5.00 v Australia Hobart 14 Dec 2012 Test # 2067
MDK Perera 30.0 1 130 0 4.33 v India Galle 26 Jul 2017 Test # 2265
C Karunaratne 22.0 0 130 1 5.90 v Australia Canberra 1 Feb 2019 Test # 2345
MDK Perera 44.0 4 129 2 2.93 v Australia Colombo (SSC) 13 Aug 2016 Test # 2217
M Muralitharan 44.4 7 128 3 2.86 v India Galle 18 Jul 2010 Test # 1964
CRD Fernando 28.0 2 128 1 4.57 v South Africa Centurion 15 Dec 2011 Test # 2023
HMRKB Herath 33.1 3 127 9 3.82 v Pakistan Colombo (SSC) 14 Aug 2014 Test # 2136
CBRLS Kumara 31.3 2 127 4 4.03 v New Zealand Wellington 15 Dec 2018 Test # 2335
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

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:
South Africa v Sri Lanka at Port Elizabeth, 2nd Test, Feb 21-23, 2019 [Test # 2348]
South Africa v Sri Lanka at Durban, 1st Test, Feb 13-16, 2019 [Test # 2347]
Australia v Sri Lanka at Canberra, 2nd Test, Feb 1-4, 2019 [Test # 2345]