Best bowling figures in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Team Opposition Match Date Scorecard
HJ Tayfield 14.0x8 7 13 6 0.69 South Africa v New Zealand 29 Jan 1954 Test # 381
WA Johnston 20.1x8 5 44 6 1.63 Australia v South Africa 24 Dec 1949 Test # 318
KR Miller 15.0x8 3 40 5 2.00 Australia v South Africa 24 Dec 1949 Test # 318
NAT Adcock 19.0x8 4 43 5 1.69 South Africa v New Zealand 24 Dec 1953 Test # 378
NAT Adcock 26.0x8 8 45 5 1.29 South Africa v New Zealand 29 Jan 1954 Test # 381
DEJ Ironside 19.0x8 4 51 5 2.01 South Africa v New Zealand 24 Dec 1953 Test # 378
MG Melle 33.0x8 3 113 5 2.56 South Africa v Australia 10 Feb 1950 Test # 321
CN McCarthy 35.7x8 3 114 5 2.38 South Africa v England 12 Feb 1949 Test # 312
JR Reid 16.0x8 5 34 4 1.59 New Zealand v South Africa 24 Dec 1953 Test # 378
AR MacGibbon 20.0x8 2 62 4 2.32 New Zealand v South Africa 24 Dec 1953 Test # 378
AMB Rowan 34.0x8 10 69 4 1.52 South Africa v England 12 Feb 1949 Test # 312
IWG Johnson 18.2x8 6 37 3 1.52 Australia v South Africa 24 Dec 1949 Test # 318
DEJ Ironside 20.5x8 10 37 3 1.34 South Africa v New Zealand 24 Dec 1953 Test # 378
RW Blair 19.0x8 4 42 3 1.65 New Zealand v South Africa 29 Jan 1954 Test # 381
NAT Adcock 14.0x8 2 44 3 2.35 South Africa v New Zealand 24 Dec 1953 Test # 378
IWG Johnson 14.0x8 0 54 3 2.89 Australia v South Africa 24 Dec 1949 Test # 318
AR MacGibbon 22.0x8 5 61 3 2.07 New Zealand v South Africa 24 Dec 1953 Test # 378
GWF Overton 32.0x8 10 65 3 1.52 New Zealand v South Africa 29 Jan 1954 Test # 381
KR Miller 28.0x8 3 75 3 2.00 Australia v South Africa 10 Feb 1950 Test # 321
RR Lindwall 26.0x8 3 82 3 2.36 Australia v South Africa 10 Feb 1950 Test # 321
RO Jenkins 21.4x8 3 88 3 3.06 England v South Africa 27 Dec 1948 Test # 307
HJ Tayfield 28.0x8 3 93 3 2.49 South Africa v Australia 24 Dec 1949 Test # 318
CN McCarthy 26.0x8 1 102 3 2.94 South Africa v England 27 Dec 1948 Test # 307
DVP Wright 26.0x8 2 104 3 3.00 England v South Africa 27 Dec 1948 Test # 307
NBF Mann 30.0x8 2 107 3 2.67 South Africa v England 27 Dec 1948 Test # 307
L Tuckett 29.0x8 2 109 3 2.81 South Africa v England 12 Feb 1949 Test # 312
JC Watkins 12.0x8 4 13 2 0.81 South Africa v New Zealand 29 Jan 1954 Test # 381
AJ Watkins 3.0x8 0 16 2 4.00 England v South Africa 12 Feb 1949 Test # 312
DEJ Ironside 14.0x8 5 20 2 1.07 South Africa v New Zealand 29 Jan 1954 Test # 381
WA Johnston 12.0x8 4 21 2 1.31 Australia v South Africa 24 Dec 1949 Test # 318
CL McCool 7.0x8 0 29 2 3.10 Australia v South Africa 10 Feb 1950 Test # 321
GWF Overton 12.1x8 1 33 2 2.04 New Zealand v South Africa 24 Dec 1953 Test # 378
C Gladwin 24.0x8 7 43 2 1.34 England v South Africa 12 Feb 1949 Test # 312
HJ Tayfield 29.0x8 12 48 2 1.24 South Africa v New Zealand 29 Jan 1954 Test # 381
CN McCarthy 12.2x8 2 50 2 3.06 South Africa v England 12 Feb 1949 Test # 312
RW Blair 17.0x8 4 50 2 2.20 New Zealand v South Africa 24 Dec 1953 Test # 378
JA Young 23.0x8 6 52 2 1.69 England v South Africa 12 Feb 1949 Test # 312
JC Watkins 19.0x8 3 56 2 2.21 South Africa v Australia 24 Dec 1949 Test # 318
AR MacGibbon 26.0x8 6 57 2 1.64 New Zealand v South Africa 29 Jan 1954 Test # 381
JR Reid 18.0x8 3 63 2 2.62 New Zealand v South Africa 24 Dec 1953 Test # 378
GWF Overton 20.0x8 4 68 2 2.55 New Zealand v South Africa 24 Dec 1953 Test # 378
AV Bedser 24.0x8 3 81 2 2.53 England v South Africa 12 Feb 1949 Test # 312
CN McCarthy 25.0x8 2 90 2 2.70 South Africa v Australia 24 Dec 1949 Test # 318
NBF Mann 28.4x8 4 92 2 2.42 South Africa v Australia 24 Dec 1949 Test # 318
CN McCarthy 31.0x8 4 113 2 2.73 South Africa v Australia 10 Feb 1950 Test # 321
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 New Zealand at Johannesburg, 4th Test, Jan 29-Feb 2, 1954 [Test # 381]
South Africa v New Zealand at Johannesburg, 2nd Test, Dec 24-29, 1953 [Test # 378]
South Africa v Australia at Johannesburg, 4th Test, Feb 10-14, 1950 [Test # 321]