Best strike rates in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts SR Team Ground Match Date Scorecard
DW Steyn 8.0 2 23 5 9.6 South Africa Ahmedabad 3 Apr 2008 Test # 1871
DW Steyn 7.0 0 30 4 10.5 South Africa Cape Town 2 Jan 2007 Test # 1827
Harbhajan Singh 7.2 2 10 4 11.0 India Durban 26 Dec 2010 Test # 1987
J Srinath 11.5 4 21 6 11.8 India Ahmedabad 20 Nov 1996 Test # 1338
S Sreesanth 10.0 3 40 5 12.0 India Johannesburg 15 Dec 2006 Test # 1823
D Elgar 8.0 1 22 4 12.0 South Africa Mohali 5 Nov 2015 Test # 2186
L Ngidi 12.2 3 39 6 12.3 South Africa Centurion 13 Jan 2018 Test # 2293
Imran Tahir 11.3 2 38 5 13.8 South Africa Nagpur 25 Nov 2015 Test # 2189
RA Jadeja 11.5 4 21 5 14.2 India Mohali 5 Nov 2015 Test # 2186
DW Steyn 16.4 6 51 7 14.2 South Africa Nagpur 6 Feb 2010 Test # 1951
RA Jadeja 12.0 2 30 5 14.4 India Delhi 3 Dec 2015 Test # 2191
M Morkel 12.4 5 20 5 15.2 South Africa Centurion 16 Dec 2010 Test # 1985
VD Philander 15.4 4 42 6 15.6 South Africa Cape Town 5 Jan 2018 Test # 2292
L Klusener 21.3 4 64 8 16.1 South Africa Kolkata 27 Nov 1996 Test # 1341
AA Donald 11.1 4 14 4 16.7 South Africa Durban 26 Dec 1996 Test # 1347
RA Jadeja 12.0 3 33 4 18.0 India Nagpur 25 Nov 2015 Test # 2189
SM Pollock 12.2 6 24 4 18.5 South Africa Mumbai 24 Feb 2000 Test # 1484
DW Steyn 19.0 6 50 6 19.0 South Africa Durban 26 Dec 2010 Test # 1987
PR Adams 19.1 6 55 6 19.1 South Africa Kanpur 8 Dec 1996 Test # 1344
AA Donald 16.0 5 40 5 19.2 South Africa Durban 26 Dec 1996 Test # 1347
SM Pollock 16.0 3 40 5 19.2 South Africa Port Elizabeth 16 Nov 2001 Test # 1569
R Ashwin 16.1 6 32 5 19.4 India Nagpur 25 Nov 2015 Test # 2189
SM Pollock 21.4 10 56 6 21.6 South Africa Bloemfontein 3 Nov 2001 Test # 1564
BKV Prasad 19.0 6 60 5 22.8 India Durban 26 Dec 1996 Test # 1347
M Ntini 19.0 6 48 5 22.8 South Africa Durban 26 Dec 2006 Test # 1825
AA Donald 28.0 4 84 7 24.0 South Africa Port Elizabeth 26 Dec 1992 Test # 1206
RA Jadeja 16.0 2 50 4 24.0 India Bengaluru 14 Nov 2015 Test # 2188
Mohammed Shami 16.0 3 49 4 24.0 India Centurion 13 Jan 2018 Test # 2293
Imran Tahir 16.3 1 48 4 24.7 South Africa Mohali 5 Nov 2015 Test # 2186
R Ashwin 29.5 7 66 7 25.5 India Nagpur 25 Nov 2015 Test # 2189
Harbhajan Singh 30.0 3 87 7 25.7 India Kolkata 28 Nov 2004 Test # 1724
SM Pollock 17.5 7 39 4 26.7 South Africa Johannesburg 15 Dec 2006 Test # 1823
R Ashwin 18.0 2 70 4 27.0 India Bengaluru 14 Nov 2015 Test # 2188
S Sreesanth 19.0 3 79 4 28.5 India Durban 26 Dec 2006 Test # 1825
B Kumar 19.0 4 87 4 28.5 India Cape Town 5 Jan 2018 Test # 2292
R Ashwin 24.0 5 51 5 28.8 India Mohali 5 Nov 2015 Test # 2186
KJ Abbott 24.5 7 40 5 29.8 South Africa Delhi 3 Dec 2015 Test # 2191
J Srinath 30.0 6 76 6 30.0 India Port Elizabeth 16 Nov 2001 Test # 1569
DW Steyn 30.0 9 100 6 30.0 South Africa Durban 26 Dec 2013 Test # 2111
BKV Prasad 25.0 4 93 5 30.0 India Durban 26 Dec 1996 Test # 1347
J Srinath 25.1 5 104 5 30.2 India Johannesburg 16 Jan 1997 Test # 1350
Z Khan 21.0 2 62 4 31.5 India Cape Town 2 Jan 2007 Test # 1827
AA Donald 27.0 11 55 5 32.4 South Africa Port Elizabeth 26 Dec 1992 Test # 1206
Harbhajan Singh 38.0 1 120 7 32.5 India Cape Town 2 Jan 2011 Test # 1988
Z Khan 22.0 5 90 4 33.0 India Kolkata 14 Feb 2010 Test # 1952
M Morkel 22.1 5 60 4 33.2 South Africa Centurion 13 Jan 2018 Test # 2293
Harbhajan Singh 23.0 7 44 4 34.5 India Kanpur 11 Apr 2008 Test # 1873
S Sreesanth 29.0 0 114 5 34.8 India Cape Town 2 Jan 2011 Test # 1988
BKV Prasad 35.0 6 104 6 35.0 India Kolkata 27 Nov 1996 Test # 1341
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Minimum of 4 wickets

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
South Africa v India at Centurion, 2nd Test, Jan 13-17, 2018 [Test # 2293]
South Africa v India at Cape Town, 1st Test, Jan 5-8, 2018 [Test # 2292]
India v South Africa at Delhi, 4th Test, Dec 3-7, 2015 [Test # 2191]