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Worst strike rate in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts SR Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
LO Fleetwood-Smith 87.0 11 298 1 522.0 Australia v England The Oval 20 Aug 1938 Test # 266
RK Chauhan 78.0 8 276 1 468.0 India v Sri Lanka Colombo (RPS) 2 Aug 1997 Test # 1374
NS Yadav 75.0 18 196 1 450.0 India v Pakistan Faisalabad 24 Oct 1984 Test # 996
ACB Langton 56.0x8 12 132 1 448.0 South Africa v England Durban 3 Mar 1939 Test # 271
N Gordon 55.2x8 10 174 1 442.0 South Africa v England Durban 3 Mar 1939 Test # 271
MG Waite 72.0 16 150 1 432.0 Australia v England The Oval 20 Aug 1938 Test # 266
A Kumble 72.0 7 223 1 432.0 India v Sri Lanka Colombo (RPS) 2 Aug 1997 Test # 1374
BS Bedi 71.0 19 163 1 426.0 India v West Indies Port of Spain 13 Apr 1971 Test # 686
SL Boock 70.0 10 229 1 420.0 New Zealand v Pakistan Auckland 24 Feb 1989 Test # 1116
NM Kulkarni 70.0 12 195 1 420.0 India v Sri Lanka Colombo (RPS) 2 Aug 1997 Test # 1374
Tauseef Ahmed 69.0 28 106 1 414.0 Pakistan v New Zealand Auckland 24 Feb 1989 Test # 1116
LR Gibbs 66.0 22 129 1 396.0 West Indies v Australia Port of Spain 26 Mar 1965 Test # 584
HJ Tayfield 49.0x8 17 107 1 392.0 South Africa v Australia Johannesburg 7 Feb 1958 Test # 449
MW Tate 65.1 12 153 1 391.0 England v Australia The Oval 16 Aug 1930 Test # 198
AMB Rowan 65.0 11 174 1 390.0 South Africa v England Lord's 21 Jun 1947 Test # 286
EJ Chatfield 65.0 14 158 1 390.0 New Zealand v Pakistan Auckland 24 Feb 1989 Test # 1116
M Muralitharan 65.0 14 172 1 390.0 Sri Lanka v Pakistan Karachi 21 Feb 2009 Test # 1909
MW Tate 64.0 16 148 1 384.0 England v Australia Lord's 27 Jun 1930 Test # 195
CV Grimmett 64.0 22 118 1 384.0 Australia v England Sydney 2 Dec 1932 Test # 220
J Briggs 63.0 27 128 1 378.0 England v Australia Adelaide 14 Jan 1898 Test # 55
MH Mankad 63.0 16 129 1 378.0 India v West Indies Port of Spain 21 Jan 1953 Test # 363
DS Atkinson 62.0 35 61 1 372.0 West Indies v Pakistan Bridgetown 17 Jan 1958 Test # 446
K Farnes 46.0x8 9 108 1 368.0 England v South Africa Durban 3 Mar 1939 Test # 271
AV Bedser 46.0x8 7 153 1 368.0 England v Australia Sydney 13 Dec 1946 Test # 280
DVP Wright 46.0x8 8 169 1 368.0 England v Australia Sydney 13 Dec 1946 Test # 280
HJ Howarth 46.0x8 9 135 1 368.0 New Zealand v England Auckland 20 Feb 1975 Test # 757
MH Mankad 61.0 34 71 1 366.0 India v Pakistan Peshawar 13 Feb 1955 Test # 398
OG Smith 61.0 30 93 1 366.0 West Indies v Pakistan Bridgetown 17 Jan 1958 Test # 446
NBF Mann 60.0 22 94 1 360.0 South Africa v England Nottingham 7 Jun 1947 Test # 285
JA Young 60.0 28 79 1 360.0 England v Australia Nottingham 10 Jun 1948 Test # 299
R Tattersall 60.0 23 83 1 360.0 England v South Africa Leeds 26 Jul 1951 Test # 337
HMRKB Herath 60.0 12 148 1 360.0 Sri Lanka v South Africa Galle 16 Jul 2014 Test # 2129
ND Hirwani 59.0 18 137 1 354.0 India v England The Oval 23 Aug 1990 Test # 1150
BAW Mendis 59.0 14 157 1 354.0 Sri Lanka v Pakistan Karachi 21 Feb 2009 Test # 1909
SP Gupte 58.0 15 166 1 348.0 India v West Indies Chennai 21 Jan 1959 Test # 465
GRJ Matthews 58.0 16 145 1 348.0 Australia v England Sydney 4 Jan 1991 Test # 1160
A Mishra 58.0 6 203 1 348.0 India v Sri Lanka Ahmedabad 16 Nov 2009 Test # 1933
FE Woolley 43.0x8 5 135 1 344.0 England v Australia Adelaide 16 Jan 1925 Test # 160
TL Goddard 43.0x8 10 136 1 344.0 South Africa v Australia Johannesburg 7 Feb 1958 Test # 449
AL Thomson 43.0x8 8 136 1 344.0 Australia v England Brisbane 27 Nov 1970 Test # 674
JC White 57.0 30 64 1 342.0 England v Australia Melbourne 29 Dec 1928 Test # 178
CV Grimmett 57.0 20 122 1 342.0 Australia v England Manchester 6 Jul 1934 Test # 235
GS Sobers 57.0 25 94 1 342.0 West Indies v Pakistan Bridgetown 17 Jan 1958 Test # 446
LR Gibbs 57.0 24 68 1 342.0 West Indies v England Port of Spain 14 Mar 1968 Test # 635
S Venkataraghavan 57.0 12 163 1 342.0 India v West Indies Bridgetown 1 Apr 1971 Test # 685
JE Emburey 57.0 24 91 1 342.0 England v New Zealand Auckland 25 Feb 1988 Test # 1093
TL Goddard 42.0x8 18 62 1 336.0 South Africa v Australia Durban 24 Jan 1958 Test # 447
FJ Titmus 42.0x8 12 86 1 336.0 England v Australia Melbourne 11 Feb 1966 Test # 601
DS Atkinson 55.0 20 132 1 330.0 West Indies v Australia Kingston 11 Jun 1955 Test # 408
Nasim-ul-Ghani 55.0 17 109 1 330.0 Pakistan v India Kanpur 16 Dec 1960 Test # 499
TW Cartwright 55.0 18 97 1 330.0 England v South Africa Johannesburg 22 Jan 1965 Test # 575
M Muralitharan 55.0 21 108 1 330.0 Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe Bulawayo 20 Oct 1994 Test # 1271
Saeed Ajmal 55.0 8 167 1 330.0 Pakistan v Sri Lanka Abu Dhabi 18 Oct 2011 Test # 2009
Records includes the following current or recent matches:
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (SSC), 2nd Test, Aug 14-18, 2014 [Test # 2136]
England v India at The Oval, 5th Test, Aug 15-17, 2014 [Test # 2137]
Zimbabwe v South Africa at Harare, Only Test, Aug 9-12, 2014 [Test # 2135]

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