Worst career bowling average
Player Span Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 4 5
M Mbangwa 1995-2004 64 2871 2067 38 3/29 54.39 4.31 75.5 0 0
SJ Dennis 1980-1991 105 4600 3372 66 3/19 51.09 4.39 69.6 0 0
CD Cumming 1993-2012 147 2951 2324 46 2/18 50.52 4.72 64.1 0 0
DJ Marsh 1993-2010 129 3799 3048 61 4/44 49.96 4.81 62.2 1 0
D Elgar 2006-2016 130 2657 2392 49 3/43 48.81 5.40 54.2 0 0
RM Hira 2006-2016 88 3585 2986 62 4/31 48.16 4.99 57.8 3 0
SD Anurasiri 1985-1997 56 2724 1855 39 4/35 47.56 4.08 69.8 1 0
Y Venugopal Rao 1998-2014 137 3043 2477 53 5/20 46.73 4.88 57.4 0 1
A Jadeja 1988-2006 291 2680 2258 49 3/3 46.08 5.05 54.6 0 0
VB John 1982-1988 56 2827 1960 43 3/22 45.58 4.15 65.7 0 0
MA Butcher 1991-2008 191 2527 2210 49 3/23 45.10 5.24 51.5 0 0
MI Gidley 1990-2004 119 4306 3277 73 4/11 44.89 4.56 58.9 2 0
RV Dhurv 1999-2014 51 2528 2146 48 3/23 44.70 5.09 52.6 0 0
Enamul Haque 1989-2002 61 2678 2038 46 4/25 44.30 4.56 58.2 1 0
JA Rennie 1992-2000 66 2908 2296 52 3/27 44.15 4.73 55.9 0 0
AR Whittall 1996-2000 87 4105 3001 68 3/23 44.13 4.38 60.3 0 0
ND Doshi 2001-2013 74 3145 2819 64 5/30 44.04 5.37 49.1 1 1
Jalat Khan 2002-2015 65 2932 2545 58 4/44 43.87 5.20 50.5 2 0
SK Sharma 1984-2002 61 2602 2059 47 5/26 43.80 4.74 55.3 1 1
SK Raina 2004-2015 288 3245 2715 62 4/23 43.79 5.02 52.3 2 0
JL Ontong 1998-2016 243 3948 3138 72 3/29 43.58 4.76 54.8 0 0
A Ranatunga 1981-2001 307 5338 4255 98 4/14 43.41 4.78 54.4 2 0
Kamran Younis 2000-2016 78 3137 2430 56 3/8 43.39 4.64 56.0 0 0
GD Drummond 2007-2013 82 3098 2551 59 4/41 43.23 4.94 52.5 1 0
CO Obuya 1999-2015 168 2844 2548 59 5/24 43.18 5.37 48.2 0 1
SS Raul 1994-2005 80 2872 2063 48 5/35 42.97 4.30 59.8 0 1
D Surridge 1979-1993 53 2745 1758 41 4/26 42.87 3.84 66.9 1 0
M Amarnath 1975-1990 109 3703 2611 61 3/12 42.80 4.23 60.7 0 0
IL Howell 1981-1998 124 5997 3704 87 3/23 42.57 3.70 68.9 0 0
AM Blignaut 1997-2010 80 3341 2973 70 4/43 42.47 5.33 47.7 2 0
JK Kamande 1998-2015 117 3339 2675 63 4/36 42.46 4.80 53.0 1 0
Abdur Rauf 1999-2013 87 4047 3564 84 4/47 42.42 5.28 48.1 2 0
JP Duminy 2002-2016 207 3485 3007 71 3/29 42.35 5.17 49.0 0 0
SR Tendulkar 1989-2012 551 10230 8478 201 5/32 42.17 4.97 50.8 4 2
RS Sodhi 1996-2007 109 3259 2568 61 5/22 42.09 4.72 53.4 1 1
DS de Silva 1973-1985 57 2849 2005 48 4/28 41.77 4.22 59.3 1 0
SC Williams 2003-2015 150 4254 3339 80 7/25 41.73 4.70 53.1 1 1
Babar Naeem 1998-2016 112 4131 3486 84 4/31 41.50 5.06 49.1 2 0
NL McCullum 2000-2016 203 9079 6999 169 5/39 41.41 4.62 53.7 0 1
S Abrahams 1992-2006 99 4294 2924 71 4/15 41.18 4.08 60.4 1 0
TJ Mason 1995-2004 92 3278 2591 63 5/17 41.12 4.74 52.0 1 1
DA Marillier 1998-2005 93 2910 2297 56 4/38 41.01 4.73 51.9 1 0
YK Pathan 2004-2015 164 5371 4635 113 5/52 41.01 5.17 47.5 2 2
T Panyangara 2003-2015 108 5092 4346 106 4/26 41.00 5.12 48.0 2 0
TM Dilshan 1996-2016 443 7722 6170 151 4/4 40.86 4.79 51.1 4 0
PJ Wiseman 1993-2008 120 4789 3414 84 4/45 40.64 4.27 57.0 2 0
P Utseya 2003-2015 243 12220 8683 214 5/36 40.57 4.26 57.1 4 1
MN Samuels 1999-2015 235 6769 5217 129 4/21 40.44 4.62 52.4 2 0
Fawad Alam 2003-2016 144 2948 2466 61 5/53 40.42 5.01 48.3 0 1
GF Labrooy 1986-1992 49 2524 2007 50 5/57 40.14 4.77 50.4 1 1
RJ Maru 1980-2001 109 4552 3509 88 4/29 39.87 4.62 51.7 1 0
AB McDonald 2001-2014 100 3707 3147 79 5/38 39.83 5.09 46.9 1 1
O Henry 1978-1994 153 6680 4166 105 3/9 39.67 3.74 63.6 0 0
HH Kanitkar 1994-2011 128 3476 2775 70 4/35 39.64 4.78 49.6 1 0
EO Moleon 1997-2007 66 2846 2294 58 4/42 39.55 4.83 49.0 1 0
MS Tshabalala 2003-2016 108 4289 3518 89 4/24 39.52 4.92 48.1 2 0
PR Oliver 1974-1990 122 2565 2011 51 3/36 39.43 4.70 50.2 0 0
SS Lahiri 1999-2014 76 3726 2679 68 5/43 39.39 4.31 54.7 0 1
APR Gidman 2001-2015 195 3256 2786 71 5/42 39.23 5.13 45.8 0 1
Haaris Ayaz 1998-2013 63 2815 2352 60 3/26 39.20 5.01 46.9 0 0
JF Brown 1997-2009 159 7454 5445 139 5/19 39.17 4.38 53.6 2 1
Sabih Azhar 1981-1999 91 2582+ 1875+ 49 4/19 39.06* 4.35* 53.7* 1 0
RR Singh 1982-2002 228 7544 5851 150 5/22 39.00 4.65 50.2 1 2
JC Scuderi 1988-2001 64 2501 1948 50 3/28 38.96 4.67 50.0 0 0
LAS Sebastien 2001-2016 57 2515 1675 43 5/28 38.95 3.99 58.4 0 1
R Clarke 2001-2015 203 4982 4515 116 4/28 38.92 5.43 42.9 4 0
ML Nkala 1997-2013 93 3019 2762 71 5/35 38.90 5.48 42.5 2 1
MA Suji 1995-2006 107 4873 3462 89 4/22 38.89 4.26 54.7 2 0
SC Ganguly 1989-2012 437 8199 6646 171 5/16 38.86 4.86 47.9 4 2
PV Gandhe 1990-2008 73 3633 2446 63 4/49 38.82 4.03 57.6 1 0
MH Yardy 1999-2015 209 6408 5474 141 6/27 38.82 5.12 45.4 3 1
AJ Traicos 1973-1993 125 7059 4028 104 4/20 38.73 3.42 67.8 1 0
DP Viljoen 1996-2003 87 3099 2440 63 3/20 38.73 4.72 49.1 0 0
Parvez Rasool 2009-2016 58 2712 2128 55 3/15 38.69 4.70 49.3 0 0
RR Watson 2002-2010 143 3527 3114 81 4/24 38.44 5.29 43.5 3 0
SB Bangar 1993-2012 112 4264 3533 92 4/35 38.40 4.97 46.3 3 0
JV Coney 1972-1987 127 3881 2717 71 4/46 38.26 4.20 54.6 1 0
MM Ali 2006-2016 135 3847 3438 90 3/28 38.20 5.36 42.7 0 0
CS Pickles 1985-1992 70 3017 2403 63 4/36 38.14 4.77 47.8 1 0
AJ Mack 1975-1991 65 2912 2174 57 3/24 38.14 4.47 51.0 0 0
LJ Wright 2002-2015 183 4752 4231 111 4/12 38.11 5.34 42.8 3 0
P de Bruyn 1999-2010 108 2934 2287 60 4/28 38.11 4.67 48.9 1 0
Tanvir Ahmed 1998-2015 76 3202 3084 81 3/27 38.07 5.77 39.5 0 0
JJ Krejza 2004-2013 58 2796 2322 61 6/55 38.06 4.98 45.8 2 1
BJ Lloyd 1973-1993 95 3662 2436 64 4/26 38.06 3.99 57.2 1 0

Minimum of 2500 balls

Records includes the following recent matches:
Cape Cobras v Lions at Paarl, Momentum One Day Cup, Feb 7, 2016 [List A]
Warriors v Knights at East London, Momentum One Day Cup, Feb 7, 2016 [List A]
South Africa v England at Port Elizabeth, 2nd ODI, Feb 6, 2016 [ODI # 3734]
New Zealand v Australia at Wellington, 2nd ODI, Feb 6, 2016 [ODI # 3733]

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Eight batsmen hit at least one six in the first ODI against South Africa at the Mangaung Oval in Bloemfontein, which is the most for a team in an ODI. There have been six instances of seven batsmen hitting at least a six; three of those came in 2015.

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