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Highest strike rates in an innings
Player Runs Balls 4s 6s SR Team Opposition Match Date Scorecard
CH Gayle 30 30 7 0 100.00 West Indies v Sri Lanka 23 Nov 2010 Test # 1980
Habibul Bashar 84 96 12 0 87.50 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka 12 Sep 2005 Test # 1764
ST Jayasuriya 46 54 5 0 85.18 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh 12 Sep 2005 Test # 1764
MS Atapattu 26 31 5 0 83.87 Sri Lanka v India 2 Aug 1997 Test # 1374
Sohag Gazi 26 31 3 1 83.87 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka 16 Mar 2013 Test # 2082
PA de Silva 35 44 6 0 79.54 Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe 11 Sep 1996 Test # 1333
CD McMillan 142 179 13 6 79.32 New Zealand v Sri Lanka 27 May 1998 Test # 1415
A Ranatunga 86 110 14 0 78.18 Sri Lanka v India 2 Aug 1997 Test # 1374
TM Dilshan 57 73 6 0 78.08 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh 16 Mar 2013 Test # 2082
TM Dilshan 26 34 4 0 76.47 Sri Lanka v West Indies 23 Nov 2010 Test # 1980
ST Jayasuriya 62 84 7 1 73.80 Sri Lanka v Pakistan 19 Apr 1997 Test # 1366
WPUJC Vaas 34 48 2 1 70.83 Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe 11 Sep 1996 Test # 1333
TM Dilshan 86 124 8 0 69.35 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh 12 Sep 2005 Test # 1764
RS Kaluwitharana 39 58 8 0 67.24 Sri Lanka v New Zealand 27 May 1998 Test # 1415
A Ranatunga 49 74 6 1 66.21 Sri Lanka v New Zealand 27 May 1998 Test # 1415
Mominul Haque 64 98 3 0 65.30 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka 16 Mar 2013 Test # 2082
ST Jayasuriya 59 91 8 0 64.83 Sri Lanka v New Zealand 27 May 1998 Test # 1415
KC Sangakkara 55 85 8 0 64.70 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh 16 Mar 2013 Test # 2082
RS Kaluwitharana 57 89 8 0 64.04 Sri Lanka v Pakistan 19 Apr 1997 Test # 1366
M Azharuddin 126 199 11 0 63.31 India v Sri Lanka 2 Aug 1997 Test # 1374
DPMD Jayawardene 66 105 10 0 62.85 Sri Lanka v India 2 Aug 1997 Test # 1374
A Ranatunga 75 120 7 0 62.50 Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe 11 Sep 1996 Test # 1333
NJ Astle 30 48 4 0 62.50 New Zealand v Sri Lanka 27 May 1998 Test # 1415
Javed Omar 30 48 5 0 62.50 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka 12 Sep 2005 Test # 1764
AD Mathews 25 40 1 1 62.50 Sri Lanka v West Indies 23 Nov 2010 Test # 1980
DM Bravo 80 129 5 4 62.01 West Indies v Sri Lanka 23 Nov 2010 Test # 1980
PA de Silva 126 211 16 0 59.71 Sri Lanka v India 2 Aug 1997 Test # 1374
HAPW Jayawardene 34 57 5 0 59.64 Sri Lanka v West Indies 23 Nov 2010 Test # 1980
AC Parore 67 113 8 0 59.29 New Zealand v Sri Lanka 27 May 1998 Test # 1415
ST Jayasuriya 340 578 36 2 58.82 Sri Lanka v India 2 Aug 1997 Test # 1374
Rameez Raja 50 85 3 0 58.82 Pakistan v Sri Lanka 19 Apr 1997 Test # 1366
LD Chandimal 102 176 8 0 57.95 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh 16 Mar 2013 Test # 2082
SR Tendulkar 143 247 20 0 57.89 India v Sri Lanka 2 Aug 1997 Test # 1374
RS Kaluwitharana 71 123 10 1 57.72 Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe 11 Sep 1996 Test # 1333
AP Gurusinha 29 51 3 0 56.86 Sri Lanka v Australia 28 Aug 1992 Test # 1195
HP Tillakaratne 54 95 5 0 56.84 Sri Lanka v Pakistan 19 Apr 1997 Test # 1366
KC Sangakkara 150 268 18 1 55.97 Sri Lanka v West Indies 23 Nov 2010 Test # 1980
NS Sidhu 111 200 13 2 55.50 India v Sri Lanka 2 Aug 1997 Test # 1374
Nasir Hossain 48 87 2 1 55.17 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka 16 Mar 2013 Test # 2082
Tamim Iqbal 59 107 4 1 55.14 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka 16 Mar 2013 Test # 2082
HDPK Dharmasena 42* 78 4 0 53.84 Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe 11 Sep 1996 Test # 1333
RS Kaluwitharana 72 136 13 0 52.94 Sri Lanka v New Zealand 27 May 1998 Test # 1415
GP Wickramasinghe 27 51 2 0 52.94 Sri Lanka v New Zealand 27 May 1998 Test # 1415
DPMD Jayawardene 63 120 7 1 52.50 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh 12 Sep 2005 Test # 1764
SP Fleming 174* 333 16 1 52.25 New Zealand v Sri Lanka 27 May 1998 Test # 1415
Sohag Gazi 32 62 3 0 51.61 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka 16 Mar 2013 Test # 2082
MJ Horne 35 69 5 0 50.72 New Zealand v Sri Lanka 27 May 1998 Test # 1415
Saleem Malik 58 115 3 0 50.43 Pakistan v Sri Lanka 19 Apr 1997 Test # 1366
DM Jones 77 153 8 0 50.32 Australia v Sri Lanka 28 Aug 1992 Test # 1195
RS Mahanama 69 140 4 0 49.28 Sri Lanka v Australia 28 Aug 1992 Test # 1195

Minimum of 25 runs
Strike rates listed for matches only where balls faced are available

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (RPS), 2nd Test, Mar 16-19, 2013 [Test # 2082]
Sri Lanka v West Indies at Colombo (RPS), 2nd Test, Nov 23-27, 2010 [Test # 1980]
Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (RPS), 1st Test, Sep 12-14, 2005 [Test # 1764]
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