Best bowling figures in a match
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Team Ground Match Date Scorecard
M Muralitharan 113.5 41 220 16 1.93 Sri Lanka The Oval 27 Aug 1998 Test # 1423
HMRKB Herath 57.0 14 171 12 3.00 Sri Lanka Galle 26 Mar 2012 Test # 2038
M Muralitharan 68.4 33 93 11 1.35 Sri Lanka Galle 2 Dec 2003 Test # 1670
M Muralitharan 61.0 20 132 11 2.16 Sri Lanka Nottingham 2 Jun 2006 Test # 1804
JM Anderson 25.1 11 45 10 1.78 England Leeds 19 May 2016 Test # 2203
M Muralitharan 37.2 5 115 10 3.08 Sri Lanka Birmingham 25 May 2006 Test # 1803
GP Swann 68.1 5 181 10 2.65 England Colombo (PSS) 3 Apr 2012 Test # 2039
M Muralitharan 71.0 26 140 9 1.97 Sri Lanka Kandy 1 Dec 2007 Test # 1851
LE Plunkett 44.5 4 176 9 3.92 England Leeds 20 Jun 2014 Test # 2126
ST Jayasuriya 59.0 20 94 8 1.59 Sri Lanka Galle 22 Feb 2001 Test # 1530
JM Anderson 39.3 11 94 8 2.37 England Chester-le-Street 27 May 2016 Test # 2204
DL Underwood 55.5 21 95 8 1.70 England Colombo (PSS) 17 Feb 1982 Test # 921
PAJ DeFreitas 48.0 16 115 8 2.39 England Lord's 22 Aug 1991 Test # 1176
D Gough 36.0 7 123 8 3.41 England Kandy 7 Mar 2001 Test # 1532
M Muralitharan 96.0 46 124 8 1.29 Sri Lanka Kandy 10 Dec 2003 Test # 1672
AF Giles 72.5 23 132 8 1.81 England Galle 2 Dec 2003 Test # 1670
MM Ali 41.0 6 137 8 3.34 England Galle 6 Nov 2018 Test # 2324
MJ Leach 57.0 7 153 8 2.68 England Pallekele 14 Nov 2018 Test # 2326
KPJ Warnaweera 65.1 15 188 8 2.88 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 13 Mar 1993 Test # 1219
A Dananjaya 39.0 1 195 8 5.00 Sri Lanka Pallekele 14 Nov 2018 Test # 2326
MDK Perera 62.4 4 201 8 3.20 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 23 Nov 2018 Test # 2329
AF Giles 59.4 10 217 8 3.63 England Kandy 10 Dec 2003 Test # 1672
GP Swann 31.4 3 94 7 2.96 England Cardiff 26 May 2011 Test # 1994
M Muralitharan 67.0 30 103 7 1.53 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 18 Dec 2003 Test # 1675
AJ Tudor 46.0 14 109 7 2.36 England Manchester 13 Jun 2002 Test # 1606
CT Tremlett 41.0 10 114 7 2.78 England Southampton 16 Jun 2011 Test # 1996
JM Anderson 50.0 17 118 7 2.36 England Lord's 12 Jun 2014 Test # 2124
M Muralitharan 97.0 28 145 7 1.49 Sri Lanka Galle 22 Feb 2001 Test # 1530
MJ Hoggard 40.0 6 147 7 3.67 England Birmingham 30 May 2002 Test # 1605
MDK Perera 45.2 7 157 7 3.46 Sri Lanka Pallekele 14 Nov 2018 Test # 2326
PJ Newport 47.3 11 164 7 3.45 England Lord's 25 Aug 1988 Test # 1103
MDK Perera 61.0 9 169 7 2.77 Sri Lanka Galle 6 Nov 2018 Test # 2324
HMRKB Herath 62.0 9 170 7 2.74 Sri Lanka Colombo (PSS) 3 Apr 2012 Test # 2039
PADLR Sandakan 38.0 1 171 7 4.50 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 23 Nov 2018 Test # 2329
IT Botham 56.0 12 204 7 3.64 England Lord's 23 Aug 1984 Test # 994
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 Colombo (SSC), 3rd Test, Nov 23-26, 2018 [Test # 2329]
Sri Lanka v England at Pallekele, 2nd Test, Nov 14-18, 2018 [Test # 2326]
Sri Lanka v England at Galle, 1st Test, Nov 6-9, 2018 [Test # 2324]