Most wickets
Player Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
EP Nupen (SA) 1921-1936 8 15 2145 966 31 6/46 11/150 31.16 2.70 69.1 4 1
SF Barnes (ENG) 1913-1914 2 4 717 287 25 9/103 17/159 11.48 2.40 28.6 3 1
AEE Vogler (SA) 1906-1910 5 10 961 489 25 7/94 12/181 19.56 3.05 38.4 2 1
CB Llewellyn (SA) 1896-1902 4 7 937 527 24 6/92 10/116 21.95 3.37 39.0 3 1
JM Blanckenberg (SA) 1913-1923 5 8 1251 567 24 6/76 9/135 23.62 2.71 52.1 2 0
GA Faulkner (SA) 1906-1910 5 10 1115 509 23 5/120 8/160 22.13 2.73 48.4 1 0
JH Sinclair (SA) 1896-1910 8 12 1189 765 21 4/118 5/71 36.42 3.86 56.6 0 0
AE Hall (SA) 1923-1931 3 6 1172 515 20 6/82 9/167 25.75 2.63 58.6 2 0
WS Lees (ENG) 1906-1906 3 6 862 334 19 6/78 9/163 17.57 2.32 45.3 2 0
SJ Snooke (SA) 1906-1923 6 10 666 287 18 8/70 12/127 15.94 2.58 37.0 1 1
CV Grimmett (AUS) 1935-1936 2 4 717 250 16 7/40 10/110 15.62 2.09 44.8 1 1
WR Hammond (ENG) 1927-1939 6 10 930 338 16 5/36 5/57 21.12 2.18 58.1 1 0
GHT Simpson-Hayward (ENG) 1910-1910 2 4 456 217 14 6/43 8/102 15.50 2.85 32.5 2 0
RO Schwarz (SA) 1906-1910 4 8 523 252 14 4/30 6/46 18.00 2.89 37.3 0 0
AS Kennedy (ENG) 1922-1923 2 4 684 307 14 4/37 8/169 21.92 2.69 48.8 0 0
W Voce (ENG) 1930-1931 2 4 764 297 13 4/45 8/104 22.84 2.33 58.7 0 0
GA Lohmann (ENG) 1896-1896 1 2 157 71 12 9/28 12/71 5.91 2.71 13.0 1 1
G Geary (ENG) 1927-1927 1 2 327 130 12 7/70 12/130 10.83 2.38 27.2 2 1
N Gordon (SA) 1938-1939 2 4 676 267 12 5/103 7/162 22.25 2.36 56.3 1 0
CP Buckenham (ENG) 1910-1910 2 4 672 375 12 5/115 7/187 31.25 3.34 56.0 1 0
EL McCormick (AUS) 1935-1936 2 4 390 230 11 3/28 6/165 20.90 3.53 35.4 0 0
CL Vincent (SA) 1927-1931 4 7 837 324 11 3/49 5/93 29.45 2.32 76.0 0 0
IAR Peebles (ENG) 1927-1931 4 7 707 328 11 6/63 7/149 29.81 2.78 64.2 1 0
WJ O'Reilly (AUS) 1935-1936 2 4 521 191 10 5/20 5/46 19.10 2.19 52.1 1 0
VWC Jupp (ENG) 1922-1923 2 4 474 221 10 4/59 7/146 22.10 2.79 47.4 0 0
GA Rowe (SA) 1896-1902 3 5 573 272 10 5/115 5/115 27.20 2.84 57.3 1 0
S Haigh (ENG) 1899-1906 4 6 566 316 10 4/64 5/121 31.60 3.34 56.6 0 0
B Mitchell (SA) 1930-1939 6 7 681 364 10 4/26 5/99 36.40 3.20 68.1 0 0
ACB Langton (SA) 1935-1939 4 7 1098 472 10 5/58 5/107 47.20 2.57 109.8 1 0
JV Saunders (AUS) 1902-1902 1 2 120 66 9 7/34 9/66 7.33 3.30 13.3 1 0
AE Trott (ENG) 1899-1899 1 2 317 110 9 5/49 9/110 12.22 2.08 35.2 1 0
GF Bissett (SA) 1928-1928 1 2 240 113 8 4/43 8/113 14.12 2.82 30.0 0 0
J Middleton (SA) 1899-1902 2 4 347 141 8 5/51 7/99 17.62 2.43 43.3 1 0
AE Relf (ENG) 1906-1914 5 8 773 284 8 2/40 3/64 35.50 2.20 96.6 0 0
C Blythe (ENG) 1906-1906 3 6 785 324 8 3/33 4/83 40.50 2.47 98.1 0 0
JM Gregory (AUS) 1921-1921 1 2 285 139 7 4/71 7/139 19.85 2.92 40.7 0 0
MW Tate (ENG) 1930-1931 2 4 476 165 7 2/20 4/98 23.57 2.07 68.0 0 0
C Newberry (SA) 1913-1914 2 3 348 194 7 4/72 4/101 27.71 3.34 49.7 0 0
H Verity (ENG) 1938-1939 2 3 782 205 7 4/61 4/78 29.28 1.57 111.7 0 0
CP Carter (SA) 1921-1921 1 1 179 91 6 6/91 6/91 15.16 3.05 29.8 1 0
JW Hearne (ENG) 1914-1914 1 2 180 107 6 5/49 6/107 17.83 3.56 30.0 1 0
MA Noble (AUS) 1902-1902 2 3 204 136 6 3/75 3/61 22.66 4.00 34.0 0 0
SJ Staples (ENG) 1928-1928 1 2 321 148 6 3/67 6/148 24.66 2.76 53.5 0 0
GJ Thompson (ENG) 1910-1910 2 4 474 253 6 3/54 5/128 42.16 3.20 79.0 0 0
AW Nourse (SA) 1902-1923 12 15 618 298 6 2/7 3/58 49.66 2.89 103.0 0 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 England at Johannesburg, 4th Test, Feb 18-22, 1939 [Test # 270]
South Africa v England at Johannesburg, 1st Test, Dec 24-28, 1938 [Test # 267]
South Africa v Australia at Johannesburg, 4th Test, Feb 15-17, 1936 [Test # 250]