Most runs conceded in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Team Opposition Match Date Scorecard
M Muralitharan 50.3 8 173 5 3.42 Sri Lanka v Australia 16 Mar 2004 Test # 1688
KR Pushpakumara 26.0 3 145 4 5.57 Sri Lanka v Pakistan 26 Aug 1994 Test # 1267
Arshad Khan 52.0 7 137 3 2.63 Pakistan v Sri Lanka 28 Jun 2000 Test # 1502
MS Panesar 45.0 5 132 3 2.93 England v Sri Lanka 1 Dec 2007 Test # 1851
HK Olonga 24.0 2 131 0 5.45 Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka 4 Jan 2002 Test # 1583
JM Anderson 23.0 4 128 1 5.56 England v Sri Lanka 1 Dec 2007 Test # 1851
M Muralitharan 63.0 21 127 4 2.01 Sri Lanka v England 7 Mar 2001 Test # 1532
Mashrafe Mortaza 24.0 2 125 0 5.20 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka 11 Jul 2007 Test # 1839
PA Strang 35.3 10 123 3 3.46 Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka 7 Jan 1998 Test # 1394
DS de Silva 44.0 7 122 1 2.77 Sri Lanka v Australia 22 Apr 1983 Test # 955
AF Giles 37.4 7 116 5 3.07 England v Sri Lanka 10 Dec 2003 Test # 1672
ALF de Mel 23.0 3 113 2 4.91 Sri Lanka v Australia 22 Apr 1983 Test # 955
RJ Kirtley 33.0 10 109 2 3.30 England v Sri Lanka 10 Dec 2003 Test # 1672
RJ Ratnayake 28.0 4 108 0 3.85 Sri Lanka v Australia 22 Apr 1983 Test # 955
Mushtaq Ahmed 26.0 2 108 0 4.15 Pakistan v Sri Lanka 28 Jun 2000 Test # 1502
PJ Wiseman 32.3 4 104 4 3.20 New Zealand v Sri Lanka 3 May 2003 Test # 1644
JJC Lawson 29.0 1 104 3 3.58 West Indies v Sri Lanka 22 Jul 2005 Test # 1757
Syed Rasel 31.0 1 104 3 3.35 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka 11 Jul 2007 Test # 1839
WPUJC Vaas 33.0 6 103 3 3.12 Sri Lanka v Australia 16 Mar 2004 Test # 1688
DNT Zoysa 33.0 11 102 2 3.09 Sri Lanka v Australia 16 Mar 2004 Test # 1688
AF Giles 22.0 3 101 3 4.59 England v Sri Lanka 10 Dec 2003 Test # 1672
Maninder Singh 34.0 11 99 0 2.91 India v Sri Lanka 14 Sep 1985 Test # 1025
ALF de Mel 26.3 5 97 2 3.66 Sri Lanka v India 14 Sep 1985 Test # 1025
RJ Ratnayake 23.0 2 97 1 4.21 Sri Lanka v India 14 Sep 1985 Test # 1025
TJ Friend 26.0 4 97 3 3.73 Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka 4 Jan 2002 Test # 1583
HH Streak 34.0 11 96 2 2.82 Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka 7 Jan 1998 Test # 1394
M Muralitharan 25.0 2 96 2 3.84 Sri Lanka v India 22 Aug 2001 Test # 1557
M Muralitharan 30.5 3 95 2 3.08 Sri Lanka v South Africa 30 Jul 2000 Test # 1505
M Muralitharan 42.5 13 94 7 2.19 Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe 7 Jan 1998 Test # 1394
Waqar Younis 19.4 0 94 0 4.77 Pakistan v Sri Lanka 28 Jun 2000 Test # 1502
M Muralitharan 34.0 10 90 3 2.64 Sri Lanka v New Zealand 3 May 2003 Test # 1644
SK Warne 21.1 2 90 5 4.25 Australia v Sri Lanka 16 Mar 2004 Test # 1688
DBL Powell 28.0 4 89 2 3.17 West Indies v Sri Lanka 22 Jul 2005 Test # 1757
B Yardley 25.0 7 88 5 3.52 Australia v Sri Lanka 22 Apr 1983 Test # 955
RJ Ratnayake 26.0 5 88 2 3.38 Sri Lanka v India 14 Sep 1985 Test # 1025
AG Huckle 21.0 3 88 1 4.19 Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka 7 Jan 1998 Test # 1394
VB John 29.1 7 86 5 2.94 Sri Lanka v New Zealand 9 Mar 1984 Test # 980
SL Malinga 20.0 2 86 1 4.30 Sri Lanka v England 1 Dec 2007 Test # 1851
Waqar Younis 18.0 1 85 5 4.72 Pakistan v Sri Lanka 26 Aug 1994 Test # 1267
HH Streak 32.5 7 85 2 2.58 Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka 4 Jan 2002 Test # 1583
M Muralitharan 36.0 12 85 3 2.36 Sri Lanka v England 1 Dec 2007 Test # 1851
RPW Guneratne 17.0 1 84 0 4.94 Sri Lanka v Australia 22 Apr 1983 Test # 955
TL Best 20.0 3 84 0 4.20 West Indies v Sri Lanka 22 Jul 2005 Test # 1757
SM Pollock 24.0 5 83 3 3.45 South Africa v Sri Lanka 30 Jul 2000 Test # 1505
MS Kasprowicz 24.0 5 83 4 3.45 Australia v Sri Lanka 16 Mar 2004 Test # 1688
Umar Gul 23.0 3 83 0 3.60 Pakistan v Sri Lanka 3 Apr 2006 Test # 1796
D Ramnarine 25.0 6 81 3 3.24 West Indies v Sri Lanka 21 Nov 2001 Test # 1570
M Muralitharan 35.5 16 81 6 2.26 Sri Lanka v West Indies 21 Nov 2001 Test # 1570
WPUJC Vaas 22.0 2 80 0 3.63 Sri Lanka v Pakistan 26 Aug 1994 Test # 1267
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
Records includes the following current or recent matches:
Sri Lanka v England at Kandy, 1st Test, Dec 1-5, 2007 [Test # 1851]
Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Kandy, 3rd Test, Jul 11-14, 2007 [Test # 1839]
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Kandy, 2nd Test, Apr 3-5, 2006 [Test # 1796]