Most wickets
Player Span Mat Inns Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
CN McCarthy (SA) 1948-1950 4 6 143.1 13 525 15 5/114 7/164 35.00 2.75 76.3 1 0
NAT Adcock (SA) 1953-1954 2 4 70.3 15 159 14 5/43 8/87 11.35 1.69 40.2 2 0
HJ Tayfield (SA) 1949-1954 4 6 124.2 30 398 13 6/13 8/61 30.61 2.40 76.4 1 0
DEJ Ironside (SA) 1953-1954 2 4 76.7 25 158 11 5/51 8/88 14.36 1.54 55.9 1 0
AR MacGibbon (NZ) 1953-1954 2 4 71.0 13 196 10 4/62 7/123 19.60 2.07 56.8 0 0
WA Johnston (AUS) 1949-1950 2 3 61.1 14 133 9 6/44 8/65 14.77 1.63 54.3 1 0
KR Miller (AUS) 1949-1950 2 3 54.0 7 142 8 5/40 5/67 17.75 1.97 54.0 1 0
GWF Overton (NZ) 1953-1954 2 3 64.1 15 166 7 3/65 4/101 23.71 1.94 73.2 0 0
IWG Johnson (AUS) 1949-1950 2 3 50.2 10 143 6 3/37 6/91 23.83 2.13 67.0 0 0
JR Reid (NZ) 1953-1954 2 3 55.0 11 164 6 4/34 6/97 27.33 2.23 73.3 0 0
MG Melle (SA) 1950-1950 1 2 45.0 3 171 6 5/113 6/171 28.50 2.85 60.0 1 0
AMB Rowan (SA) 1948-1949 2 3 98.0 15 294 6 4/69 5/139 49.00 2.25 130.6 0 0
RW Blair (NZ) 1953-1954 2 4 44.0 8 112 5 3/42 3/48 22.40 1.90 70.4 0 0
AV Bedser (ENG) 1948-1949 2 4 80.0 13 228 5 2/81 3/135 45.60 2.13 128.0 0 0
NBF Mann (SA) 1948-1950 4 6 108.4 12 362 5 3/107 3/107 72.40 2.50 173.6 0 0
JC Watkins (SA) 1949-1954 2 3 38.0 8 86 4 2/13 2/30 21.50 1.69 76.0 0 0
DVP Wright (ENG) 1948-1948 1 2 40.0 5 139 4 3/104 4/139 34.75 2.60 80.0 0 0
C Gladwin (ENG) 1948-1949 2 4 76.0 24 148 4 2/43 3/82 37.00 1.46 152.0 0 0
RO Jenkins (ENG) 1948-1949 2 4 57.4 9 207 4 3/88 3/142 51.75 2.70 115.0 0 0
CL McCool (AUS) 1949-1950 2 2 16.0 3 44 3 2/29 2/29 14.66 2.06 42.6 0 0
AJ Watkins (ENG) 1948-1949 2 4 22.0 4 78 3 2/16 2/25 26.00 2.65 58.6 0 0
RR Lindwall (AUS) 1949-1950 2 3 44.0 5 129 3 3/82 3/82 43.00 2.19 117.3 0 0
L Tuckett (SA) 1948-1949 2 3 51.0 2 207 3 3/109 3/152 69.00 3.04 136.0 0 0
ARA Murray (SA) 1953-1953 1 2 20.0 6 40 2 1/10 2/40 20.00 1.50 80.0 0 0
JA Young (ENG) 1949-1949 1 2 34.0 12 66 2 2/52 2/66 33.00 1.45 136.0 0 0
B Mitchell (SA) 1948-1949 2 3 28.0 2 107 2 1/8 1/28 53.50 2.86 112.0 0 0
OC Dawson (SA) 1948-1948 1 1 16.5 3 59 1 1/59 1/59 59.00 2.66 133.0 0 0
LA Markham (SA) 1949-1949 1 2 13.0 1 72 1 1/34 1/72 72.00 4.15 104.0 0 0
DCS Compton (ENG) 1948-1949 2 4 36.0 5 119 1 1/34 1/65 119.00 2.47 288.0 0 0
AD Nourse (SA) 1948-1950 4 1 1.0 1 0 0 - - - 0.00 - 0 0
EAB Rowan (SA) 1948-1950 4 1 1.0 1 0 0 - - - 0.00 - 0 0
LSM Miller (NZ) 1953-1954 2 1 0.2 0 1 0 - - - 3.00 - 0 0
AL Hassett (AUS) 1949-1950 2 1 1.0 0 5 0 - - - 3.75 - 0 0
RN Harvey (AUS) 1949-1950 2 1 3.0 0 6 0 - - - 1.50 - 0 0
GO Rabone (NZ) 1953-1953 1 1 3.0 0 16 0 - - - 4.00 - 0 0
CB van Ryneveld (SA) 1953-1954 2 1 2.0 0 19 0 - - - 7.12 - 0 0
SJE Loxton (AUS) 1949-1950 2 3 14.0 2 35 0 - - - 1.87 - 0 0
VI Smith (SA) 1949-1949 1 1 13.0 0 70 0 - - - 4.03 - 0 0
DW Begbie (SA) 1948-1950 2 3 16.0 0 92 0 - - - 4.31 - 0 0
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]