England v Sri Lanka / Records / Test matches / Best averages

Best averages
Player Span Mat Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
M Muralitharan (SL) 1993-2007 16 1102.1 348 2247 112 9/65 16/220 20.06 2.03 59.0 8 4
GP Swann (Eng) 2011-2012 5 224.3 29 638 28 6/82 10/181 22.78 2.84 48.1 2 1
LE Plunkett (Eng) 2006-2014 5 187.3 31 629 22 5/64 9/176 28.59 3.35 51.1 1 0
ST Jayasuriya (SL) 1991-2007 14 373.3 100 780 27 4/24 8/94 28.88 2.08 83.0 0 0
MJ Hoggard (Eng) 2002-2007 9 362.0 74 1105 37 5/92 7/147 29.86 3.05 58.7 1 0
HMRKB Herath (SL) 2011-2014 7 342.2 56 991 33 6/74 12/171 30.03 2.89 62.2 3 1
JM Anderson (Eng) 2003-2014 8 311.3 81 909 30 5/72 7/118 30.30 2.91 62.3 1 0
AR Caddick (Eng) 2001-2002 6 180.1 42 501 16 4/55 6/114 31.31 2.78 67.5 0 0
WPUJC Vaas (SL) 2001-2007 15 564.2 118 1537 49 6/73 6/78 31.36 2.72 69.1 1 0
A Flintoff (Eng) 2002-2006 9 332.5 63 887 27 3/42 4/74 32.85 2.66 73.9 0 0
AF Giles (Eng) 2001-2003 8 396.1 90 1038 31 5/116 8/132 33.48 2.62 76.6 1 0
MS Panesar (Eng) 2006-2012 7 281.1 68 716 20 5/78 6/178 35.80 2.54 84.3 1 0
CRD Fernando (SL) 2001-2011 8 178.5 19 724 16 3/27 4/82 45.25 4.04 67.0 0 0
SCJ Broad (Eng) 2007-2014 7 281.0 55 831 18 3/43 4/110 46.16 2.95 93.6 0 0
HDPK Dharmasena (SL) 1998-2003 5 197.3 51 466 7 1/21 2/91 66.57 2.35 169.2 0 0

Minimum of 1000 balls

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
England v Sri Lanka at Leeds, 2nd Test, Jun 20-24, 2014 [Test # 2126]
England v Sri Lanka at Lord's, 1st Test, Jun 12-16, 2014 [Test # 2124]
Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (PSS), 2nd Test, Apr 3-7, 2012 [Test # 2039]
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