Best strike rates
Player Span Mat Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
MA Starc (AUS) 2012-2019 7 244.1 45 848 46 6/50 11/94 18.43 3.47 31.8 6 2
K Rabada (SA) 2016-2019 7 203.3 32 753 35 6/55 10/92 21.51 3.70 34.8 1 1
VD Philander (SA) 2011-2019 9 242.5 63 685 39 5/45 10/102 17.56 2.82 37.3 3 1
RJ Hadlee (NZ) 1983-1987 6 234.1 85 473 37 5/29 10/102 12.78 2.01 37.9 2 1
Waqar Younis (PAK) 1991-2002 13 360.3 53 1273 56 6/34 11/119 22.73 3.53 38.6 4 1
Imran Khan (PAK) 1982-1992 10 298.0 76 673 46 8/58 14/116 14.63 2.25 38.8 3 1
Tauseef Ahmed (PAK) 1982-1986 6 181.0 53 485 26 6/45 9/77 18.65 2.67 41.7 2 0
AA Donald (SA) 1993-2001 6 206.0 58 556 29 5/54 8/127 19.17 2.69 42.6 2 0
TG Southee (NZ) 2012-2018 8 328.1 84 830 46 6/68 8/120 18.04 2.52 42.8 2 0
M Prabhakar (INDIA) 1990-1994 7 181.3 51 492 24 4/82 6/92 20.50 2.71 45.3 0 0
R Ashwin (INDIA) 2015-2017 9 384.2 71 1179 50 6/46 10/160 23.58 3.06 46.1 3 1
Maninder Singh (INDIA) 1985-1987 5 190.2 60 491 24 7/51 10/107 20.45 2.57 47.5 1 1
GP Swann (ENG) 2011-2012 5 224.3 29 638 28 6/82 10/181 22.78 2.84 48.1 2 1
KA Maharaj (SA) 2016-2019 6 217.2 37 743 27 9/129 12/283 27.51 3.41 48.2 1 1
DW Steyn (SA) 2006-2019 11 349.1 59 1196 43 5/54 9/99 27.81 3.42 48.7 3 0
SLV Raju (INDIA) 1990-1994 5 212.1 81 386 26 6/12 11/125 14.84 1.81 48.9 3 1
Yasir Shah (PAK) 2015-2017 5 328.2 55 866 40 7/76 9/155 21.65 2.63 49.2 5 0
GD McGrath (AUS) 1995-2004 8 304.4 84 823 37 5/37 7/61 22.24 2.70 49.4 2 0
KAJ Roach (WI) 2010-2018 8 192.2 41 628 23 5/100 6/127 27.30 3.26 50.1 1 0
TA Boult (NZ) 2012-2018 8 313.3 75 834 37 6/30 9/107 22.54 2.66 50.8 1 0
LE Plunkett (ENG) 2006-2014 5 187.3 31 629 22 5/64 9/176 28.59 3.35 51.1 1 0
EJ Chatfield (NZ) 1983-1987 5 188.4 53 448 22 5/63 7/81 20.36 2.37 51.4 1 0
SM Pollock (SA) 1998-2006 13 413.3 120 1072 48 6/30 7/59 22.33 2.59 51.6 1 0
JM Anderson (ENG) 2003-2018 13 449.1 117 1241 52 5/16 10/45 23.86 2.76 51.8 4 1
Wasim Akram (PAK) 1985-2000 19 545.4 152 1340 63 5/43 8/73 21.26 2.45 51.9 3 0
CS Martin (NZ) 2005-2009 6 200.4 36 677 23 6/54 7/104 29.43 3.37 52.3 1 0
MS Kasprowicz (AUS) 2004-2004 5 175.3 33 503 20 7/39 7/54 25.15 2.86 52.6 1 0
SK Warne (AUS) 1992-2004 13 527.5 132 1507 59 5/43 10/155 25.54 2.85 53.6 5 2
JE Taylor (WI) 2003-2015 6 170.3 31 608 19 4/52 6/126 32.00 3.56 53.8 0 0
DL Vettori (NZ) 1997-2009 11 460.0 120 1205 51 7/130 10/183 23.62 2.61 54.1 3 1
DK Morrison (NZ) 1991-1995 4 180.3 33 577 20 5/153 7/101 28.85 3.19 54.1 1 0
PA Strang (ZIM) 1994-1998 5 179.5 36 525 19 5/106 5/106 27.63 2.91 56.7 1 0
CJ McDermott (AUS) 1988-1996 7 255.4 60 735 27 4/53 6/85 27.22 2.87 56.8 0 0
M Ntini (SA) 1998-2006 12 333.1 69 1043 35 4/39 8/138 29.80 3.13 57.1 0 0
Junaid Khan (PAK) 2011-2015 13 488.3 91 1452 50 5/38 8/151 29.04 2.97 58.6 5 0
MM Ali (ENG) 2014-2018 8 225.0 30 802 23 4/66 8/137 34.86 3.56 58.6 0 0
MJ Hoggard (ENG) 2002-2007 9 362.0 74 1105 37 5/92 7/147 29.86 3.05 58.7 1 0
RA Jadeja (INDIA) 2017-2017 5 225.2 53 633 23 5/152 7/236 27.52 2.80 58.7 1 0
A Mishra (INDIA) 2009-2015 5 196.2 21 615 20 4/43 7/72 30.75 3.13 58.9 0 0
N Wagner (NZ) 2014-2018 5 178.0 35 603 18 4/48 5/143 33.50 3.38 59.3 0 0
N Kapil Dev (INDIA) 1982-1994 14 452.3 128 1195 45 5/110 8/207 26.55 2.64 60.3 1 0
I Sharma (INDIA) 2008-2017 12 362.0 66 1292 36 5/54 8/86 35.88 3.56 60.3 1 0
MG Johnson (AUS) 2007-2013 7 233.4 38 725 23 4/63 6/79 31.52 3.10 60.9 0 0
AG Cremer (ZIM) 2016-2017 3 205.1 19 711 20 5/125 9/275 35.55 3.46 61.5 1 0
HH Streak (ZIM) 1994-2002 9 339.4 92 873 33 4/79 6/112 26.45 2.57 61.7 0 0
Z Khan (INDIA) 2001-2009 9 294.5 44 1084 28 5/72 7/138 38.71 3.67 63.1 1 0
Shahadat Hossain (BDESH) 2005-2013 10 256.3 24 1109 24 5/86 5/129 46.20 4.32 64.1 1 0
Danish Kaneria (PAK) 2004-2009 7 375.2 61 1159 35 7/118 10/190 33.11 3.08 64.3 2 1
Arshad Khan (PAK) 1999-2000 5 236.0 61 547 22 5/38 7/92 24.86 2.31 64.3 1 0
AR Caddick (ENG) 2001-2002 6 180.1 42 501 16 4/55 6/114 31.31 2.78 67.5 0 0
By default, the shading indicates records from the past week, or failing that, the most recent entry.
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Minimum of 1000 balls

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
South Africa v Sri Lanka at Port Elizabeth, 2nd Test, Feb 21-23, 2019 [Test # 2348]
South Africa v Sri Lanka at Durban, 1st Test, Feb 13-16, 2019 [Test # 2347]
Australia v Sri Lanka at Canberra, 2nd Test, Feb 1-4, 2019 [Test # 2345]