Highest strike rates in an innings
Player Runs Balls 4s 6s SR Ground Match Date Scorecard
M Muralitharan 26 14 4 1 185.71 Dunedin 7 Mar 1997 Test # 1358
TM Dilshan 92 72 12 1 127.77 Galle 18 Aug 2009 Test # 1930
HAPW Jayawardene 30* 26 5 0 115.38 Galle 18 Aug 2009 Test # 1930
A Ranatunga 51 47 7 1 108.51 Kandy 9 Mar 1984 Test # 980
RG de Alwis 26 24 3 1 108.33 Kandy 9 Mar 1984 Test # 980
RS Mahanama 29 27 6 0 107.40 Colombo (SSC) 6 Dec 1992 Test # 1204
RS Kaluwitharana 103 103 13 2 100.00 Dunedin 7 Mar 1997 Test # 1358
FDM Karunaratne 60* 60 9 0 100.00 Galle 17 Nov 2012 Test # 2059
KS Lokuarachchi 28* 29 3 1 96.55 Colombo (PSS) 25 Apr 2003 Test # 1641
RJ Ratnayake 26 27 3 2 96.29 Wellington 31 Jan 1991 Test # 1162
TM Dilshan 123* 131 12 1 93.89 Galle 18 Aug 2009 Test # 1930
RG de Alwis 28 30 4 0 93.33 Colombo (CCC) 24 Mar 1984 Test # 985
GF Labrooy 70* 80 12 2 87.50 Auckland 1 Mar 1991 Test # 1165
ST Jayasuriya 31 36 2 0 86.11 Wellington 15 Dec 2006 Test # 1822
RS Kaluwitharana 43 50 5 0 86.00 Dunedin 7 Mar 1997 Test # 1358
RS Kaluwitharana 76 90 14 0 84.44 Colombo (PSS) 25 Apr 2003 Test # 1641
PA de Silva 62 76 5 1 81.57 Moratuwa 27 Nov 1992 Test # 1203
KC Sangakkara 156* 192 21 1 81.25 Wellington 15 Dec 2006 Test # 1822
AMJG Amerasinghe 34 43 5 0 79.06 Kandy 9 Mar 1984 Test # 980
CP Senanayake 64 81 10 0 79.01 Hamilton 22 Feb 1991 Test # 1164
TM Dilshan 33 42 2 0 78.57 Colombo (SSC) 26 Aug 2009 Test # 1932
ST Jayasuriya 82 110 14 0 74.54 Kandy 3 May 2003 Test # 1644
TM Dilshan 73 99 10 1 73.73 Wellington 11 Apr 2005 Test # 1748
ST Jayasuriya 50 68 6 0 73.52 Dunedin 7 Mar 1997 Test # 1358
LPC Silva 61 83 7 1 73.49 Wellington 15 Dec 2006 Test # 1822
ST Jayasuriya 48 67 9 0 71.64 Napier 4 Apr 2005 Test # 1746
RS Mahanama 109 154 14 0 70.77 Colombo (SSC) 6 Dec 1992 Test # 1204
KC Sangakkara 46 65 7 0 70.76 Galle 18 Aug 2009 Test # 1930
AP Gurusinha 29 41 2 1 70.73 Auckland 1 Mar 1991 Test # 1165
PA de Silva 267 380 40 0 70.26 Wellington 31 Jan 1991 Test # 1162
LPC Silva 152* 219 20 0 69.40 Wellington 15 Dec 2006 Test # 1822
KC Sangakkara 67 98 14 0 68.36 Colombo (PSS) 25 Apr 2003 Test # 1641
PA de Silva 96 141 14 2 68.08 Auckland 1 Mar 1991 Test # 1165
PA de Silva 62 92 9 0 67.39 Napier 11 Mar 1995 Test # 1292
RS Kaluwitharana 39 58 8 0 67.24 Colombo (RPS) 27 May 1998 Test # 1415
A Ranatunga 64 96 9 0 66.66 Colombo (SSC) 10 Jun 1998 Test # 1418
HDPK Dharmasena 38* 57 3 1 66.66 Hamilton 14 Mar 1997 Test # 1359
A Ranatunga 49 74 6 1 66.21 Colombo (RPS) 27 May 1998 Test # 1415
DPMD Jayawardene 27 41 1 0 65.85 Galle 18 Aug 2009 Test # 1930
A Ranatunga 36 55 1 1 65.45 Galle 3 Jun 1998 Test # 1416
RS Madugalle 34 52 6 0 65.38 Christchurch 4 Mar 1983 Test # 950
AD Mathews 39 60 4 1 65.00 Galle 18 Aug 2009 Test # 1930
KC Sangakkara 100* 154 12 1 64.93 Christchurch 7 Dec 2006 Test # 1820
ST Jayasuriya 59 91 8 0 64.83 Colombo (RPS) 27 May 1998 Test # 1415
A Ranatunga 90 139 12 0 64.74 Dunedin 18 Mar 1995 Test # 1293
PA de Silva 123 193 6 5 63.73 Auckland 1 Mar 1991 Test # 1165
WPUJC Vaas 47 74 4 0 63.51 Wellington 15 Dec 2006 Test # 1822
DPMD Jayawardene 96 153 5 1 62.74 Colombo (SSC) 26 Aug 2009 Test # 1932
KC Sangakkara 109 175 12 1 62.28 Colombo (SSC) 26 Aug 2009 Test # 1932

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 New Zealand at Colombo (PSS), 2nd Test, Nov 25-29, 2012 [Test # 2063]
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Galle, 1st Test, Nov 17-19, 2012 [Test # 2059]
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Colombo (SSC), 2nd Test, Aug 26-30, 2009 [Test # 1932]
Sponsored Links

Tournament, match & LIVE fixed odds at bet365