Most wickets in a series
Player Mat Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
D Olivier (SA) 3 88.0 16 353 24 6/37 11/96 14.70 4.01 22.0 3 1
Pakistan in South Africa Test Series, 2018/19
DW Steyn (SA) 3 115.2 38 258 20 6/8 11/60 12.90 2.23 34.6 2 1
Pakistan in South Africa Test Series, 2012/13
Mohammad Asif (PAK) 3 125.5 34 351 19 5/76 7/110 18.47 2.78 39.7 2 0
Pakistan in South Africa Test Series, 2006/07
M Ntini (SA) 3 103.1 21 355 19 6/59 8/109 18.68 3.44 32.5 2 0
Pakistan in South Africa Test Series, 2006/07
K Rabada (SA) 3 86.2 14 318 17 4/61 6/96 18.70 3.68 30.4 0 0
Pakistan in South Africa Test Series, 2018/19
AA Donald (SA) 3 80.2 18 262 16 5/79 8/74 16.37 3.26 30.1 1 0
Pakistan in South Africa Test Series, 1997/98
Waqar Younis (PAK) 3 105.3 19 354 16 6/78 10/133 22.12 3.35 39.5 1 1
Pakistan in South Africa Test Series, 1997/98
VD Philander (SA) 3 101.0 30 237 15 5/59 9/99 15.80 2.34 40.4 1 0
Pakistan in South Africa Test Series, 2012/13
Danish Kaneria (PAK) 3 179.1 45 395 15 4/105 7/141 26.33 2.20 71.6 0 0
Pakistan in South Africa Test Series, 2006/07
Mushtaq Ahmed (PAK) 3 140.5 38 386 14 4/57 7/138 27.57 2.74 60.3 0 0
South Africa in Pakistan Test Series, 1997/98
M Ntini (SA) 2 74.5 15 227 13 4/33 8/95 17.46 3.03 34.5 0 0
Pakistan in South Africa Test Series, 2002/03
Mushtaq Ahmed (PAK) 3 112.0 28 280 13 6/78 9/149 21.53 2.50 51.6 1 0
Pakistan in South Africa Test Series, 1997/98
PL Harris (SA) 2 126.0 40 248 12 5/73 7/131 20.66 1.96 63.0 1 0
South Africa in Pakistan Test Series, 2007/08
Mohammad Amir (PAK) 3 105.4 26 283 12 4/62 4/86 23.58 2.67 52.8 0 0
Pakistan in South Africa Test Series, 2018/19
Saeed Ajmal (PAK) 2 117.4 21 284 12 6/151 6/133 23.66 2.41 58.8 1 0
Pakistan v South Africa Test Series (in United Arab Emirates), 2013/14
DW Steyn (SA) 3 94.1 16 348 12 4/85 7/133 29.00 3.69 47.0 0 0
Pakistan in South Africa Test Series, 2018/19
SM Pollock (SA) 3 97.4 26 239 11 6/50 8/105 21.72 2.44 53.2 1 0
Pakistan in South Africa Test Series, 1997/98
Danish Kaneria (PAK) 2 119.4 26 279 11 5/46 7/111 25.36 2.33 65.2 1 0
South Africa in Pakistan Test Series, 2003/04
Abdur Rehman (PAK) 2 125.0 21 352 11 4/105 8/210 32.00 2.81 68.1 0 0
South Africa in Pakistan Test Series, 2007/08
Saeed Ajmal (PAK) 3 130.1 22 365 11 6/96 10/147 33.18 2.80 71.0 1 1
Pakistan in South Africa Test Series, 2012/13
PS de Villiers (SA) 1 40.2 15 108 10 6/81 10/108 10.80 2.67 24.2 1 1
Pakistan in South Africa Test Match, 1994/95
PS de Villiers (SA) 2 58.4 14 154 10 6/23 8/48 15.40 2.62 35.2 1 0
Pakistan in South Africa Test Series, 1997/98
M Hayward (SA) 2 49.4 7 219 10 5/56 7/119 21.90 4.40 29.8 1 0
Pakistan in South Africa Test Series, 2002/03
SM Pollock (SA) 3 83.0 21 232 10 5/37 7/101 23.20 2.79 49.8 1 0
South Africa in Pakistan Test Series, 1997/98
JH Kallis (SA) 3 68.0 4 250 10 4/42 6/78 25.00 3.67 40.8 0 0
Pakistan in South Africa Test Series, 2006/07
PR Adams (SA) 2 101.0 19 342 10 7/128 8/185 34.20 3.38 60.6 1 0
South Africa in Pakistan Test Series, 2003/04
Danish Kaneria (PAK) 2 151.4 22 422 10 4/114 5/209 42.20 2.78 91.0 0 0
South Africa in Pakistan Test Series, 2007/08
KJ Abbott (SA) 1 28.4 11 68 9 7/29 9/68 7.55 2.37 19.1 1 0
Pakistan in South Africa Test Series, 2012/13
DW Steyn (SA) 2 55.3 10 222 9 5/56 7/106 24.66 4.00 37.0 1 0
South Africa in Pakistan Test Series, 2007/08
Shaheen Shah Afridi (PAK) 2 60.1 5 240 9 4/64 5/117 26.66 3.98 40.1 0 0
Pakistan in South Africa Test Series, 2018/19
Saqlain Mushtaq (PAK) 3 119.0 28 322 9 5/129 5/129 35.77 2.70 79.3 1 0
South Africa in Pakistan Test Series, 1997/98
Abdur Rehman (PAK) 2 140.0 17 437 9 3/81 5/231 48.55 3.12 93.3 0 0
Pakistan v South Africa Test Series (in United Arab Emirates), 2010/11
SM Pollock (SA) 2 66.3 20 129 8 4/45 5/77 16.12 1.93 49.8 0 0
Pakistan in South Africa Test Series, 2002/03
Imran Tahir (SA) 1 55.0 17 130 8 5/32 8/130 16.25 2.36 41.2 1 0
Pakistan v South Africa Test Series (in United Arab Emirates), 2013/14
SM Pollock (SA) 2 80.2 30 174 8 6/78 7/105 21.75 2.16 60.2 1 0
South Africa in Pakistan Test Series, 2003/04
DW Steyn (SA) 2 69.2 19 181 8 3/38 4/86 22.62 2.61 52.0 0 0
Pakistan v South Africa Test Series (in United Arab Emirates), 2013/14
SM Pollock (SA) 2 67.0 18 187 8 3/60 4/89 23.37 2.79 50.2 0 0
Pakistan in South Africa Test Series, 2006/07
PL Symcox (SA) 3 82.3 22 233 8 3/8 4/186 29.12 2.82 61.8 0 0
South Africa in Pakistan Test Series, 1997/98
Mohammad Irfan (PAK) 2 65.5 10 188 7 3/44 4/86 26.85 2.85 56.4 0 0
Pakistan v South Africa Test Series (in United Arab Emirates), 2013/14
AA Donald (SA) 2 67.4 9 226 7 3/108 4/133 32.28 3.33 58.0 0 0
South Africa in Pakistan Test Series, 1997/98
PL Harris (SA) 2 125.0 48 230 7 3/98 5/126 32.85 1.84 107.1 0 0
Pakistan v South Africa Test Series (in United Arab Emirates), 2010/11
Saqlain Mushtaq (PAK) 2 91.0 9 364 7 4/119 4/127 52.00 4.00 78.0 0 0
Pakistan in South Africa Test Series, 2002/03
By default, the shading indicates records from the past week, or failing that, the most recent entry.
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Records includes the following current or recent matches:
South Africa v Pakistan at Johannesburg, 3rd Test, Jan 11-14, 2019 [Test # 2341]
South Africa v Pakistan at Cape Town, 2nd Test, Jan 3-6, 2019 [Test # 2340]
South Africa v Pakistan at Centurion, 1st Test, Dec 26-28, 2018 [Test # 2338]