Bowler Figures
JC Laker 19-90 England v Australia Manchester 1956
FW Lillywhite 18-? Players v Gentlemen Lord's 1837
HA Arkwright 18-96 MCC v Gentlemen of Kent Canterbury 1861
FP Fenner 17-? Cambridge Town v Cambridge Univ Cambridge 1844
J Wisden 17-46 United England Eleven v Yorkshire Sheffield 1853
C Blythe 17-48 Kent v Northamptonshire Northampton 1907
CTB Turner 17-50 Australians v England XI Hastings 1888
WP Howell 17-54 Australians v Western Province Cape Town 1902-03
CWL Parker 17-56 Gloucestershire v Essex Gloucester 1925
AP Freeman 17-67 Kent v Sussex Hove 1922
WG Grace 17-89 Gloucestershire v Nottinghamshire Cheltenham 1877
FCL Matthews 17-89 Nottinghsmahire v Northants Nottingham 1923
H Dean 17-91 Lancashire v Yorkshire Liverpool 1913
H Verity 17-91 Yorkshire v Essex Leyton 1933
AP Freeman 17-92 Kent v Warwickshire Folkestone 1932
W Mycroft 17-103 Derbyshire v Hampshire Southampton 1876
GR Cox 17-106 Sussex v Warwickshire Horsham 1926
TWJ Goddard 17-106 Gloucestershire v Kent Bristol 1939
W Mead 17-119 Essex v Hampshire Southampton 1895
W Brearley 17-137 Lancashire v Somerset Manchester 1905
JM Davison 17-137 Canada v USA Ft. Lauderdale 2004
SF Barnes 17-159 England v South Africa Johannesburg 1913-14
W Clarke 17-160 All England Eleven v Yorkshire Sheffield 1852
G Giffen 17-201 South Australia v Victoria Adelaide 1885-86
JC Clay 17-212 Glamorgan v Worcestershire Swansea 1937


1. Blythe, Verity and Goddard each took their 17 wickets in one day

2. Arkwright's feat was in a 12-a-side match, while Lillywhite's was against a side comprising 16 players (but considered first-class at the time).

3. No bowling analyses are available for Fenner or Lillywhite

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Number of single-digit scores by the Australia batsmen against South Africa in Hobart was 16 - their joint-most in any Test. The last time before this they had 16 such scores in a Test was in 1912 at the Oval.

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