Player Span Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5 caught % Wkts
Wasim Akram (PAK) 1984-2003 356 18186 11812 502 5/15 23.52 6 93 18.52
B Lee (AUS) 2000-2012 221 11185 8877 380 5/22 23.36 9 92 24.21
GD McGrath (AUS/ICC) 1993-2007 250 12970 8391 381 7/15 22.02 7 89 23.35
Waqar Younis (PAK) 1989-2003 262 12698 9919 416 7/36 23.84 13 78 18.75
M Ntini (ICC/SA) 1998-2009 173 8687 6559 266 6/22 24.65 4 76 28.57
WPUJC Vaas (Asia/SL) 1994-2008 322 15775 11014 400 8/19 27.53 4 71 17.75
SM Pollock (Afr/ICC/SA) 1996-2008 303 15712 9631 393 6/35 24.50 5 70 17.81
MG Johnson (AUS) 2005-2015 153 7489 6038 239 6/31 25.26 3 63 26.35
AA Donald (SA) 1991-2003 164 8561 5926 272 6/23 21.78 2 63 23.16
JH Kallis (Afr/ICC/SA) 1996-2014 328 10750 8680 273 5/30 31.79 2 61 22.34
CA Walsh (WI) 1985-2000 205 10822 6918 227 5/1 30.47 1 59 25.99
J Srinath (INDIA) 1991-2003 229 11935 8847 315 5/23 28.08 3 57 18.09
HH Streak (Afr/ZIM) 1993-2005 189 9468 7129 239 5/32 29.82 1 55 23.01
Abdul Razzaq (Asia/PAK) 1996-2011 265 10941 8564 269 6/35 31.83 3 55 20.44
AB Agarkar (INDIA) 1998-2007 191 9484 8021 288 6/42 27.85 2 54 18.75
D Gough (ENG/ICC) 1994-2006 159 8470 6209 235 5/44 26.42 2 52 22.12
SL Malinga (SL) 2004-2017 204 9830 8705 301 6/38 28.92 7 52 17.27
M Morkel (Afr/SA) 2007-2018 117 5760 4761 188 5/21 25.32 2 50 26.59
SCJ Broad (ENG) 2006-2016 121 6109 5364 178 5/23 30.13 1 49 27.52
JDP Oram (NZ) 2001-2012 160 6911 5047 173 5/26 29.17 2 49 28.32
KD Mills (NZ) 2001-2015 170 8230 6485 240 5/25 27.02 1 47 19.58
Mashrafe Mortaza (Asia/BDESH) 2001-2018 190 9484 7565 245 6/26 30.87 1 47 19.18
JM Anderson (ENG) 2002-2015 194 9584 7861 269 5/23 29.22 2 47 17.47
BKV Prasad (INDIA) 1994-2001 161 8129 6332 196 5/27 32.30 1 46 23.46
CEL Ambrose (WI) 1988-2000 176 9353 5429 225 5/17 24.12 4 46 20.44
A Flintoff (ENG/ICC) 1999-2009 141 5624 4121 169 5/19 24.38 2 44 26.03
M Muralitharan (Asia/ICC/SL) 1993-2011 350 18811 12326 534 7/30 23.08 10 44 8.23
Shahid Afridi (Asia/ICC/PAK) 1996-2015 398 17670 13632 395 7/12 34.51 9 43 10.88
Aaqib Javed (PAK) 1988-1998 163 8012 5721 182 7/37 31.43 4 41 22.52
CL Cairns (ICC/NZ) 1991-2006 215 8168 6594 201 5/42 32.80 1 41 20.39
NLTC Perera (SL) 2009-2018 138 4981 4822 156 6/44 30.91 3 40 25.64
TG Southee (NZ) 2008-2018 133 6669 6009 176 7/33 34.14 2 40 22.72
KMDN Kulasekara (SL) 2003-2017 184 8263 6751 199 5/22 33.92 1 40 20.10

Records include the following recent matches:
Sri Lanka v South Africa at Colombo (RPS), 5th ODI, Aug 12, 2018 [ODI # 4031]
Sri Lanka v South Africa at Pallekele, 4th ODI, Aug 8, 2018 [ODI # 4030]
Sri Lanka v South Africa at Pallekele, 3rd ODI, Aug 5, 2018 [ODI # 4029]