Best bowling figures in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Team Opposition Match Date Scorecard
M Muralitharan 31.4 15 46 7 1.45 Sri Lanka v England 2 Dec 2003 Test # 1670
HMRKB Herath 21.0 6 48 7 2.28 Sri Lanka v India 12 Aug 2015 Test # 2176
Yasir Shah 30.1 6 76 7 2.51 Pakistan v Sri Lanka 17 Jun 2015 Test # 2167
M Muralitharan 35.0 5 84 7 2.40 Sri Lanka v South Africa 20 Jul 2000 Test # 1504
MDK Perera 14.0 4 32 6 2.28 Sri Lanka v South Africa 12 Jul 2018 Test # 2311
HMRKB Herath 18.0 3 43 6 2.38 Sri Lanka v New Zealand 17 Nov 2012 Test # 2059
R Ashwin 13.4 2 46 6 3.36 India v Sri Lanka 12 Aug 2015 Test # 2176
HMRKB Herath 30.2 11 48 6 1.58 Sri Lanka v Pakistan 6 Aug 2014 Test # 2133
MA Starc 12.3 1 50 6 4.00 Australia v Sri Lanka 4 Aug 2016 Test # 2213
M Muralitharan 21.3 5 59 6 2.74 Sri Lanka v Australia 8 Mar 2004 Test # 1685
HMRKB Herath 20.2 5 59 6 2.90 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh 7 Mar 2017 Test # 2252
HMRKB Herath 33.0 9 68 6 2.06 Sri Lanka v West Indies 14 Oct 2015 Test # 2181
MDK Perera 23.0 5 70 6 3.04 Sri Lanka v Australia 4 Aug 2016 Test # 2213
HDPK Dharmasena 24.1 4 72 6 2.97 Sri Lanka v New Zealand 3 Jun 1998 Test # 1416
HMRKB Herath 19.0 5 74 6 3.89 Sri Lanka v England 26 Mar 2012 Test # 2038
GP Swann 30.0 5 82 6 2.73 England v Sri Lanka 26 Mar 2012 Test # 2038
M Muralitharan 41.0 8 87 6 2.12 Sri Lanka v South Africa 20 Jul 2000 Test # 1504
HMRKB Herath 38.0 9 97 6 2.55 Sri Lanka v England 26 Mar 2012 Test # 2038
Harbhajan Singh 40.3 8 102 6 2.51 India v Sri Lanka 31 Jul 2008 Test # 1884
BAW Mendis 28.0 1 117 6 4.17 Sri Lanka v India 31 Jul 2008 Test # 1884
M Muralitharan 53.4 11 126 6 2.34 Sri Lanka v West Indies 13 Nov 2001 Test # 1567
N Pradeep 31.0 2 132 6 4.25 Sri Lanka v India 26 Jul 2017 Test # 2265
BAW Mendis 59.0 6 169 6 2.86 Sri Lanka v West Indies 15 Nov 2010 Test # 1977
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
Records includes the following current or recent matches:
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Galle, 1st Test, Aug 14-18, 2019 [Test # 2354]
Sri Lanka v England at Galle, 1st Test, Nov 6-9, 2018 [Test # 2324]
Sri Lanka v South Africa at Galle, 1st Test, Jul 12-14, 2018 [Test # 2311]