Most ten-wickets-in-a-match
Player Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
SF Barnes (ENG) 1912-1914 7 14 2124 818 83 9/103 17/159 9.85 2.31 25.5 12 6
CV Grimmett (AUS) 1931-1936 10 18 3913 1199 77 7/40 14/199 15.57 1.83 50.8 8 4
M Muralitharan (SL) 1993-2006 15 27 5908 2311 104 7/84 13/171 22.22 2.34 56.8 11 4
C Blythe (ENG) 1906-1910 10 19 2461 986 59 8/59 15/99 16.71 2.40 41.7 6 3
GA Lohmann (ENG) 1896-1896 3 6 520 203 35 9/28 15/45 5.80 2.34 14.8 4 2
AP Freeman (ENG) 1927-1929 7 12 1924 946 36 7/71 12/171 26.27 2.95 53.4 3 2
MG Johnson (AUS) 2008-2014 12 23 3174 1641 64 8/61 12/127 25.64 3.10 49.5 3 2
SK Warne (AUS) 1993-2006 24 45 7928 3142 130 7/56 12/128 24.16 2.37 60.9 7 2
JJ Ferris (ENG) 1892-1892 1 2 272 91 13 7/37 13/91 7.00 2.00 20.9 2 1
J Briggs (ENG) 1889-1889 2 4 391 101 21 8/11 15/28 4.80 1.54 18.6 2 1
DE Malcolm (ENG) 1994-1996 3 6 591 333 16 9/57 10/138 20.81 3.38 36.9 1 1
G Geary (ENG) 1924-1929 5 7 1182 390 19 7/70 12/130 20.52 1.97 62.2 2 1
MJ Hoggard (ENG) 2004-2005 5 10 1203 663 26 7/61 12/205 25.50 3.30 46.2 2 1
Waqar Younis (PAK) 1997-2003 7 11 1215 690 24 6/78 10/133 28.75 3.40 50.6 1 1
R Ashwin (INDIA) 2013-2015 5 9 1240 453 31 7/66 12/98 14.61 2.19 40.0 4 1
BKV Prasad (INDIA) 1996-1997 6 12 1278 684 25 6/104 10/153 27.36 3.21 51.1 3 1
AER Gilligan (ENG) 1922-1924 6 11 1317 527 26 6/7 11/90 20.26 2.40 50.6 2 1
H Ironmonger (AUS) 1931-1932 4 8 1331 296 31 6/18 11/24 9.54 1.33 42.9 3 1
R Tattersall (ENG) 1951-1951 5 10 1568 439 21 7/52 12/101 20.90 1.67 74.6 2 1
MM Ali (ENG) 2015-2017 8 14 1692 876 35 6/53 10/112 25.02 3.10 48.3 2 1
Saeed Ajmal (PAK) 2010-2013 6 10 1859 846 26 6/96 10/147 32.53 2.73 71.5 2 1
ARC Fraser (ENG) 1994-1998 10 15 2132 924 35 5/42 10/122 26.40 2.60 60.9 3 1
JC Laker (ENG) 1951-1957 8 16 2191 616 32 6/55 10/119 19.25 1.68 68.4 2 1
JH Wardle (ENG) 1951-1957 9 18 2687 803 46 7/36 12/89 17.45 1.79 58.4 3 1
CS Martin (NZ) 2000-2013 14 24 2730 1470 55 6/76 11/180 26.72 3.23 49.6 4 1
DVP Wright (ENG) 1938-1949 10 20 2860 1326 37 5/80 10/175 35.83 2.78 77.2 2 1
JB Statham (ENG) 1951-1965 16 32 3931 1426 69 7/39 11/97 20.66 2.17 56.9 4 1
AV Bedser (ENG) 1947-1955 13 26 4221 1457 54 7/58 12/112 26.98 2.07 78.1 3 1
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:
England v South Africa at Manchester, 4th Test, Aug 4-7, 2017 [Test # 2268]
England v South Africa at The Oval, 3rd Test, Jul 27-31, 2017 [Test # 2266]
England v South Africa at Nottingham, 2nd Test, Jul 14-17, 2017 [Test # 2264]