Best strike rates
Player Span Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
R Peel (Eng) 1888-1896 6 1047 357 38 7/31 11/68 9.39 2.04 27.5 2 1
C Blythe (Eng) 1905-1909 6 1344 589 48 8/59 15/99 12.27 2.62 28.0 6 2
WH Lockwood (Eng) 1893-1902 7 1230 544 38 7/71 11/76 14.31 2.65 32.3 5 1
T Richardson (Eng) 1893-1896 4 1215 595 34 7/168 13/244 17.50 2.93 35.7 6 3
SF Barnes (Eng) 1902-1912 10 2265 843 63 8/29 13/57 13.38 2.23 35.9 9 3
J Briggs (Eng) 1886-1899 10 1915 695 51 6/45 11/74 13.62 2.17 37.5 5 2
GD McGrath (Aus) 1997-2005 14 3469 1683 87 8/38 9/82 19.34 2.91 39.8 8 0
ST Finn (Eng) 2010-2013 13 2286 1414 55 5/42 9/187 25.70 3.71 41.5 2 0
Mohammad Amir (Pak) 2010-2010 6 1253 594 30 6/84 7/106 19.80 2.84 41.7 2 0
GA Lohmann (Eng) 1886-1896 9 1527 524 36 7/36 12/104 14.55 2.05 42.4 2 1
TM Alderman (Aus) 1981-1989 12 3566 1605 83 6/128 10/151 19.33 2.70 42.9 10 1
JJ Ferris (Aus) 1888-1890 5 1043 338 24 5/26 9/74 14.08 1.94 43.4 2 0
AA Donald (SA) 1994-1998 8 1997 1063 45 6/88 8/115 23.62 3.19 44.3 5 0
AP Freeman (Eng) 1928-1929 6 1969 849 44 7/71 12/171 19.29 2.58 44.7 5 3
FR Spofforth (Aus) 1882-1886 7 1703 651 38 7/44 14/90 17.13 2.29 44.8 2 1
FS Trueman (Eng) 1952-1965 47 10295 4590 229 8/31 12/119 20.04 2.67 44.9 14 3
MD Marshall (WI) 1980-1991 18 4293 1758 94 7/22 10/92 18.70 2.45 45.6 6 1
EA McDonald (Aus) 1921-1921 5 1235 668 27 5/32 8/74 24.74 3.24 45.7 2 0
CL Cairns (NZ) 1999-2004 7 1419 783 31 6/77 9/187 25.25 3.31 45.7 3 0
SP Jones (Eng) 2002-2005 9 1476 860 32 6/53 7/110 26.87 3.49 46.1 2 0
RGD Willis (Eng) 1973-1984 41 8121 4137 176 8/43 9/92 23.50 3.05 46.1 10 0
DJ Nash (NZ) 1994-1999 7 1585 726 34 6/76 11/169 21.35 2.74 46.6 2 1
J Garner (WI) 1980-1984 10 2583 911 55 5/55 9/108 16.56 2.11 46.9 1 0
RM Ellison (Eng) 1984-1986 5 1139 465 24 6/77 10/104 19.37 2.44 47.4 2 1
RWV Robins (Eng) 1929-1937 15 2870 1538 60 6/32 7/68 25.63 3.21 47.8 1 0
MM Ali (Eng) 2014-2014 7 1054 618 22 6/67 8/129 28.09 3.51 47.9 1 0
W Rhodes (Eng) 1899-1926 24 3214 1419 67 7/17 8/26 21.17 2.64 47.9 3 0
CC Griffith (WI) 1963-1966 10 2210 957 46 6/36 9/81 20.80 2.59 48.0 3 0
M Muralitharan (SL) 1998-2006 6 2317 922 48 9/65 16/220 19.20 2.38 48.2 5 3
Waqar Younis (Pak) 1992-2001 10 2173 1237 45 5/52 8/154 27.48 3.41 48.2 3 0
BW Hilfenhaus (Aus) 2009-2010 7 1456 794 30 4/60 5/80 26.46 3.27 48.5 0 0
MA Holding (WI) 1976-1984 13 3076 1331 63 8/92 14/149 21.12 2.59 48.8 5 1
A Cotter (Aus) 1905-1909 8 1498 792 30 7/148 9/221 26.40 3.17 49.9 3 0
DK Lillee (Aus) 1972-1981 16 4815 1974 96 7/89 11/159 20.56 2.45 50.1 6 2
AME Roberts (WI) 1976-1980 8 1962 799 39 6/37 10/123 20.48 2.44 50.3 4 1
JDF Larter (Eng) 1962-1965 4 1112 472 22 5/57 9/145 21.45 2.54 50.5 2 0
PR Reiffel (Aus) 1993-1997 7 1517 689 30 6/71 8/152 22.96 2.72 50.5 3 0
D Gough (Eng) 1994-2003 32 6319 3678 124 6/42 9/100 29.66 3.49 50.9 5 0
SJ Harmison (Eng) 2002-2009 32 6845 3787 133 6/19 11/76 28.47 3.31 51.4 5 1
GOB Allen (Eng) 1930-1936 10 1866 989 36 7/80 10/78 27.47 3.18 51.8 4 1
RAL Massie (Aus) 1972-1972 4 1195 409 23 8/53 16/137 17.78 2.05 51.9 2 1
H Trumble (Aus) 1890-1902 16 3487 1364 67 8/65 12/89 20.35 2.34 52.0 5 3
GA Faulkner (SA) 1907-1924 10 1510 759 29 7/84 9/75 26.17 3.01 52.0 2 0
J Cowie (NZ) 1937-1949 7 1722 846 33 6/67 10/140 25.63 2.94 52.1 2 1
SK Warne (Aus) 1993-2005 22 6751 2831 129 7/165 12/246 21.94 2.51 52.3 8 3
JN Gillespie (Aus) 1997-2005 12 1996 1284 38 7/37 9/102 33.78 3.85 52.5 2 0
Umar Gul (Pak) 2006-2010 8 1578 929 30 5/123 7/199 30.96 3.53 52.6 1 0
PJ Loader (Eng) 1954-1958 7 1212 394 23 6/36 9/86 17.13 1.95 52.6 1 0
AR MacGibbon (NZ) 1958-1958 5 1054 389 20 5/64 8/105 19.45 2.21 52.7 1 0
Mohammad Asif (Pak) 2006-2010 7 1483 792 28 5/77 6/133 28.28 3.20 52.9 1 0

Minimum of 1000 balls

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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