Most five-wickets-in-an-innings
Player Span Mat Inns Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
IT Botham 1979-1982 14 23 561.5 131 1558 59 7/48 13/106 26.40 2.77 57.1 6 1
AV Bedser 1946-1952 7 12 308.1 90 577 44 7/49 11/93 13.11 1.87 42.0 4 2
GOB Allen 1936-1936 3 6 100.0 19 330 20 7/80 10/78 16.50 3.30 30.0 3 1
JK Lever 1976-1986 10 18 352.4 69 995 45 7/46 10/70 22.11 2.82 47.0 3 1
RGD Willis 1974-1982 17 30 490.1 96 1441 62 6/53 9/142 23.24 2.93 47.4 3 0
JM Anderson 2006-2014 19 37 743.3 191 2209 82 5/42 7/77 26.93 2.97 54.4 3 0
NA Foster 1985-1986 3 5 150.0 36 427 18 6/104 11/163 23.72 2.84 50.0 2 1
ARC Fraser 1990-1990 3 5 159.1 41 460 16 5/104 8/143 28.75 2.89 59.6 2 0
FS Trueman 1952-1959 9 17 297.2 78 787 53 8/31 9/40 14.84 2.64 33.6 2 0
R Illingworth 1959-1971 8 15 358.0 144 592 31 6/29 7/29 19.09 1.65 69.2 2 0
FJ Titmus 1964-1964 5 10 398.5 156 747 27 6/73 9/162 27.66 1.87 88.6 2 0
SCJ Broad 2008-2014 12 21 403.1 113 1074 46 6/25 8/76 23.34 2.66 52.5 2 0
GP Swann 2008-2012 10 19 428.2 78 1340 41 6/106 9/208 32.68 3.12 62.6 2 0
MS Panesar 2006-2012 11 20 510.5 110 1474 36 6/81 11/210 40.94 2.88 85.1 2 1
P Lever 1971-1971 1 2 33.0 7 84 5 5/70 5/84 16.80 2.54 39.6 1 0
JM Sims 1936-1936 1 2 43.5 2 168 7 5/73 7/168 24.00 3.83 37.5 1 0
R Pollard 1946-1946 1 2 52.0 26 87 7 5/24 7/87 12.42 1.67 44.5 1 0
MJ Hilton 1952-1952 2 3 94.5 30 193 11 5/61 9/93 17.54 2.03 51.7 1 0
MS Nichols 1933-1934 3 6 113.1 31 287 13 5/55 8/108 22.07 2.53 52.2 1 0
James Langridge 1933-1946 5 8 123.0 38 265 10 5/63 6/72 26.50 2.15 73.8 1 0
MM Ali 2014-2014 5 8 123.4 16 437 19 6/67 8/129 23.00 3.53 39.0 1 0
TT Bresnan 2011-2012 5 8 136.3 27 403 16 5/48 7/96 25.18 2.95 51.1 1 0
T Greenhough 1959-1959 3 6 139.1 47 255 14 5/35 7/66 18.21 1.83 59.6 1 0
GG Arnold 1972-1974 6 12 203.2 55 504 27 6/45 9/91 18.66 2.47 45.1 1 0
JSE Price 1964-1971 7 14 205.1 39 590 22 5/73 5/104 26.81 2.87 55.9 1 0
AF Giles 2001-2002 5 7 234.3 69 552 11 5/67 5/124 50.18 2.35 127.9 1 0
JB Statham 1951-1959 8 13 238.2 80 516 25 5/31 7/77 20.64 2.16 57.2 1 0
R Tattersall 1951-1952 5 8 246.5 69 589 21 6/48 8/125 28.04 2.38 70.5 1 0
H Verity 1933-1936 6 12 272.0 105 615 38 7/49 11/153 16.18 2.26 42.9 1 1
CC Lewis 1990-1996 8 13 275.4 57 860 23 5/72 7/116 37.39 3.11 71.9 1 0
DA Allen 1961-1962 5 8 301.5 121 583 21 5/67 9/162 27.76 1.93 86.2 1 0
CM Old 1972-1977 11 22 313.1 70 821 43 5/21 9/88 19.09 2.62 43.6 1 0
GAR Lock 1952-1962 7 10 322.0 131 665 26 6/65 7/171 25.57 2.06 74.3 1 0
AW Greig 1972-1977 13 21 345.0 96 759 27 5/24 6/37 28.11 2.20 76.6 1 0
MJ Hoggard 2001-2006 10 17 368.4 104 1046 36 6/57 7/86 29.05 2.83 61.4 1 0
DL Underwood 1971-1982 20 36 832.3 322 1699 62 5/84 9/173 27.40 2.04 80.5 1 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:
England v India at The Oval, 5th Test, Aug 15-17, 2014 [Test # 2137]
England v India at Manchester, 4th Test, Aug 7-9, 2014 [Test # 2134]
England v India at Southampton, 3rd Test, Jul 27-31, 2014 [Test # 2132]
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