Best strike rates
Player Span Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
GA Lohmann (ENG) 1896-1896 1 128 45 15 8/7 15/45 3.00 2.10 8.5 2 1
RM Poore (SA) 1896-1896 1 9 4 1 1/4 1/4 4.00 2.66 9.0 0 0
WH Milton (SA) 1889-1889 1 10 5 1 1/5 1/5 5.00 3.00 10.0 0 0
AL Phehlukwayo (SA) 2017-2017 1 60 25 5 3/13 5/25 5.00 2.50 12.0 0 0
TW Hayward (ENG) 1896-1896 1 25 7 2 1/0 2/7 3.50 1.68 12.5 0 0
A Rose-Innes (SA) 1889-1889 1 80 59 5 5/43 5/59 11.80 4.42 16.0 1 0
JWHT Douglas (ENG) 1914-1914 1 88 48 5 4/14 5/48 9.60 3.27 17.6 0 0
PS de Villiers (SA) 1998-1998 1 148 48 8 6/23 8/48 6.00 1.94 18.5 1 0
CA Smith (ENG) 1889-1889 1 154 61 7 5/19 7/61 8.71 2.37 22.0 1 0
MC Bird (ENG) 1914-1914 1 66 38 3 3/38 3/38 12.66 3.45 22.0 0 0
WA Johnston (AUS) 1950-1950 1 72 22 3 3/10 3/22 7.33 1.83 24.0 0 0
Waqar Younis (PAK) 1998-1998 1 244 133 10 6/78 10/133 13.30 3.27 24.4 1 1
WD Parnell (SA) 2014-2014 1 51 31 2 2/31 2/31 15.50 3.64 25.5 0 0
CEL Ambrose (WI) 1998-1998 1 216 79 8 6/51 8/79 9.87 2.19 27.0 1 0
CB Mpofu (ZIM) 2017-2017 1 81 58 3 3/58 3/58 19.33 4.29 27.0 0 0
MR Marsh (AUS) 2018-2018 1 54 26 2 2/26 2/26 13.00 2.88 27.0 0 0
LF Kline (AUS) 1958-1958 1 110 33 4 4/33 4/33 8.25 1.80 27.5 0 0
DJ Terbrugge (SA) 1998-1998 1 84 54 3 3/27 3/54 18.00 3.85 28.0 0 0
MG Bevan (AUS) 1997-1997 1 90 26 3 3/18 3/26 8.66 1.73 30.0 0 0
K Rabada (SA) 2016-2018 3 541 314 18 6/54 11/150 17.44 3.48 30.0 2 1
JN Gillespie (AUS) 1997-1997 1 246 103 8 5/54 8/103 12.87 2.51 30.7 1 0
HR Bromley-Davenport (ENG) 1896-1896 1 95 69 3 2/46 3/69 23.00 4.35 31.6 0 0
L Ngidi (SA) 2018-2018 1 159 75 5 3/51 5/75 15.00 2.83 31.8 0 0
DW Begbie (SA) 1950-1950 1 32 38 1 1/38 1/38 38.00 7.12 32.0 0 0
SJE Loxton (AUS) 1950-1950 1 32 7 1 1/7 1/7 7.00 1.31 32.0 0 0
AJ Fothergill (ENG) 1889-1889 1 169 34 5 4/19 5/34 6.80 1.20 33.8 0 0
J Middleton (SA) 1896-1896 1 309 130 9 5/64 9/130 14.44 2.52 34.3 1 0
DJ Bravo (WI) 2007-2007 1 175 87 5 4/24 5/87 17.40 2.98 35.0 0 0
SP Jones (ENG) 2004-2004 1 175 78 5 4/39 5/78 15.60 2.67 35.0 0 0
KR Miller (AUS) 1950-1950 1 176 66 5 4/42 5/66 13.20 2.25 35.2 0 0
J Srinath (INDIA) 2001-2001 1 282 104 8 6/76 8/104 13.00 2.21 35.2 1 0
M Morkel (SA) 2013-2017 4 574 273 16 5/21 5/33 17.06 2.85 35.8 1 0
IWG Johnson (AUS) 1950-1950 1 144 69 4 3/21 4/69 17.25 2.87 36.0 0 0
KM Jarvis (ZIM) 2017-2017 1 108 57 3 3/57 3/57 19.00 3.16 36.0 0 0
SR Tendulkar (INDIA) 1992-2001 2 72 41 2 1/9 1/9 20.50 3.41 36.0 0 0
CL McCool (AUS) 1950-1950 1 154 77 4 2/29 4/77 19.25 3.00 38.5 0 0
RK Kleinveldt (SA) 2013-2013 1 156 97 4 2/44 4/97 24.25 3.73 39.0 0 0
A Flintoff (ENG) 1999-2004 2 317 174 8 3/72 5/119 21.75 3.29 39.6 0 0
FH Tyson (ENG) 1957-1957 1 320 78 8 6/40 8/78 9.75 1.46 40.0 1 0
Mohammad Asif (PAK) 2007-2007 1 282 110 7 5/76 7/110 15.71 2.34 40.2 1 0
CA Walsh (WI) 1998-1998 1 285 145 7 4/87 7/145 20.71 3.05 40.7 0 0
AK Davidson (AUS) 1958-1958 1 369 82 9 5/38 9/82 9.11 1.33 41.0 1 0
GA Kempis (SA) 1889-1889 1 168 76 4 3/53 4/76 19.00 2.71 42.0 0 0
G Ulyett (ENG) 1889-1889 1 84 28 2 2/27 2/28 14.00 2.00 42.0 0 0
AA Donald (SA) 1992-2000 7 1689 728 40 7/84 12/139 18.20 2.58 42.2 3 1
J Briggs (ENG) 1889-1889 1 256 73 6 4/39 6/73 12.16 1.71 42.6 0 0
IM Chappell (AUS) 1967-1970 2 43 28 1 1/28 1/28 28.00 3.90 43.0 0 0
PJ Cummins (AUS) 2018-2018 1 173 92 4 3/79 4/92 23.00 3.19 43.2 0 0
MJ Procter (SA) 1967-1970 2 482 198 11 6/73 9/103 18.00 2.46 43.8 1 0
DW Steyn (SA) 2004-2014 5 933 557 21 5/17 8/65 26.52 3.58 44.4 1 0
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 | post-war
Records includes the following current or recent matches:
South Africa v Australia at Port Elizabeth, 2nd Test, Mar 9-12, 2018 [Test # 2298]
South Africa v Zimbabwe at Port Elizabeth, Only Test, Dec 26-27, 2017 [Test # 2290]
South Africa v Sri Lanka at Port Elizabeth, 1st Test, Dec 26-30, 2016 [Test # 2243]