Best strike rates in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts SR Team Ground Match Date Scorecard
RJ Hadlee 7.0 4 8 4 10.5 New Zealand Kandy 9 Mar 1984 Test # 980
SL Boock 9.3 4 28 5 11.4 New Zealand Kandy 9 Mar 1984 Test # 980
HMRKB Herath 18.0 3 43 6 18.0 Sri Lanka Galle 17 Nov 2012 Test # 2059
RJ Hadlee 16.0 7 29 5 19.2 New Zealand Colombo (CCC) 24 Mar 1984 Test # 985
KPJ Warnaweera 14.0 3 25 4 21.0 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 6 Dec 1992 Test # 1204
CL Cairns 17.4 1 62 5 21.2 New Zealand Colombo (SSC) 10 Jun 1998 Test # 1418
M Muralitharan 18.3 8 30 5 22.2 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 10 Jun 1998 Test # 1418
HDPK Dharmasena 24.1 4 72 6 24.1 Sri Lanka Galle 3 Jun 1998 Test # 1416
JR Ratnayeke 21.0 8 42 5 25.2 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 16 Mar 1984 Test # 982
MRCN Bandaratilleke 17.0 3 52 4 25.5 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 10 Jun 1998 Test # 1418
RJ Hadlee 22.0 4 73 5 26.4 New Zealand Colombo (CCC) 24 Mar 1984 Test # 985
EJ Chatfield 22.0 5 63 5 26.4 New Zealand Colombo (CCC) 24 Mar 1984 Test # 985
TG Southee 22.0 4 62 5 26.4 New Zealand Colombo (PSS) 25 Nov 2012 Test # 2063
TG Southee 18.0 4 46 4 27.0 New Zealand Galle 17 Nov 2012 Test # 2059
MRCN Bandaratilleke 24.0 9 36 5 28.8 Sri Lanka Galle 3 Jun 1998 Test # 1416
JS Patel 20.0 3 78 4 30.0 New Zealand Colombo (SSC) 26 Aug 2009 Test # 1932
RJ Hadlee 20.5 7 35 4 31.2 New Zealand Kandy 9 Mar 1984 Test # 980
TA Boult 21.0 7 42 4 31.5 New Zealand Colombo (PSS) 25 Nov 2012 Test # 2063
DL Vettori 33.0 10 64 6 33.0 New Zealand Colombo (SSC) 10 Jun 1998 Test # 1418
CS Martin 23.0 5 77 4 34.5 New Zealand Galle 18 Aug 2009 Test # 1930
T Thushara 23.0 2 81 4 34.5 Sri Lanka Galle 18 Aug 2009 Test # 1930
VB John 29.1 7 86 5 35.0 Sri Lanka Kandy 9 Mar 1984 Test # 980
HMRKB Herath 30.0 5 65 5 36.0 Sri Lanka Galle 17 Nov 2012 Test # 2059
BL Cairns 24.5 6 47 4 37.2 New Zealand Colombo (SSC) 16 Mar 1984 Test # 982
DL Vettori 26.0 4 88 4 39.0 New Zealand Galle 3 Jun 1998 Test # 1416
DK Liyanage 26.5 6 82 4 40.2 Sri Lanka Moratuwa 27 Nov 1992 Test # 1203
EJ Chatfield 29.0 9 78 4 43.5 New Zealand Colombo (SSC) 16 Mar 1984 Test # 982
MB Owens 30.0 7 101 4 45.0 New Zealand Colombo (SSC) 6 Dec 1992 Test # 1204
M Muralitharan 38.2 9 90 5 46.0 Sri Lanka Colombo (RPS) 27 May 1998 Test # 1415
M Muralitharan 39.0 18 49 5 46.8 Sri Lanka Kandy 3 May 2003 Test # 1644
PJ Wiseman 32.3 4 104 4 48.7 New Zealand Kandy 3 May 2003 Test # 1644
HMRKB Herath 49.0 10 103 6 49.0 Sri Lanka Colombo (PSS) 25 Nov 2012 Test # 2063
M Muralitharan 36.0 5 137 4 54.0 Sri Lanka Colombo (RPS) 27 May 1998 Test # 1415
PJ Wiseman 46.5 17 82 5 56.2 New Zealand Colombo (RPS) 27 May 1998 Test # 1415
DL Vettori 37.4 9 78 4 56.5 New Zealand Galle 18 Aug 2009 Test # 1930
MRCN Bandaratilleke 38.0 13 47 4 57.0 Sri Lanka Galle 3 Jun 1998 Test # 1416
HMRKB Herath 48.0 9 139 5 57.6 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 26 Aug 2009 Test # 1932
RJ Hadlee 38.5 10 102 4 58.2 New Zealand Colombo (CCC) 16 Apr 1987 Test # 1074
M Muralitharan 40.0 6 134 4 60.0 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 6 Dec 1992 Test # 1204
M Muralitharan 42.0 10 73 4 63.0 Sri Lanka Galle 18 Aug 2009 Test # 1930

Minimum of 4 wickets

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]
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