Best bowling figures in a match
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Team Ground Match Date Scorecard
M Muralitharan 35.5 11 82 12 2.28 Sri Lanka Kandy 11 Jul 2007 Test # 1839
HMRKB Herath 64.3 15 157 12 2.43 Sri Lanka Colombo (RPS) 16 Mar 2013 Test # 2082
M Muralitharan 44.4 12 98 10 2.19 Sri Lanka Colombo (PSS) 21 Jul 2002 Test # 1609
M Muralitharan 45.1 10 111 10 2.45 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 6 Sep 2001 Test # 1561
M Muralitharan 70.0 17 190 10 2.71 Sri Lanka Dhaka 26 Dec 2008 Test # 1903
M Muralitharan 24.4 5 60 9 2.43 Sri Lanka Colombo (RPS) 12 Sep 2005 Test # 1764
M Muralitharan 43.4 15 102 9 2.33 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 25 Jun 2007 Test # 1837
HMRKB Herath 46.4 9 131 9 2.80 Sri Lanka Galle 7 Mar 2017 Test # 2252
M Muralitharan 51.5 14 141 9 2.72 Sri Lanka Chittagong 28 Feb 2006 Test # 1784
CRD Fernando 21.0 2 95 7 4.52 Sri Lanka Colombo (PSS) 20 Sep 2005 Test # 1766
BAW Mendis 43.0 9 128 7 2.97 Sri Lanka Chittagong 3 Jan 2009 Test # 1905
M Muralitharan 43.5 9 141 7 3.21 Sri Lanka Bogra 8 Mar 2006 Test # 1786
HMRKB Herath 59.0 8 157 7 2.66 Sri Lanka Colombo (PSS) 15 Mar 2017 Test # 2254
TT Samaraweera 23.4 4 67 6 2.83 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 28 Jul 2002 Test # 1611
RAS Lakmal 32.1 7 105 6 3.26 Sri Lanka Dhaka 27 Jan 2014 Test # 2116
Shakib Al Hasan 69.2 13 154 6 2.22 Bangladesh Colombo (PSS) 15 Mar 2017 Test # 2254
BAW Mendis 45.5 3 160 6 3.49 Sri Lanka Chittagong 4 Feb 2014 Test # 2117
Mehidy Hasan Miraz 42.0 2 190 6 4.52 Bangladesh Galle 7 Mar 2017 Test # 2252
Shakib Al Hasan 68.4 14 204 6 2.97 Bangladesh Dhaka 26 Dec 2008 Test # 1903
Shakib Al Hasan 56.0 5 228 6 4.07 Bangladesh Chittagong 4 Feb 2014 Test # 2117
M Muralitharan 28.4 8 75 5 2.61 Sri Lanka Colombo (PSS) 20 Sep 2005 Test # 1766
CRD Fernando 28.0 8 75 5 2.67 Sri Lanka Bogra 8 Mar 2006 Test # 1786
RMS Eranga 23.4 3 75 5 3.16 Sri Lanka Dhaka 27 Jan 2014 Test # 2116
CRD Fernando 23.0 3 76 5 3.30 Sri Lanka Colombo (PSS) 3 Jul 2007 Test # 1838
M Muralitharan 33.2 7 98 5 2.94 Sri Lanka Colombo (PSS) 3 Jul 2007 Test # 1838
SL Malinga 24.0 2 111 5 4.62 Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 25 Jun 2007 Test # 1837
Mohammad Rafique 37.0 9 114 5 3.08 Bangladesh Colombo (RPS) 12 Sep 2005 Test # 1764
MDK Perera 34.0 4 119 5 3.50 Sri Lanka Galle 7 Mar 2017 Test # 2252
SL Malinga 34.1 2 124 5 3.62 Sri Lanka Bogra 8 Mar 2006 Test # 1786
Mustafizur Rahman 44.0 9 128 5 2.90 Bangladesh Colombo (PSS) 15 Mar 2017 Test # 2254
Shahadat Hossain 29.3 4 129 5 4.37 Bangladesh Bogra 8 Mar 2006 Test # 1786
MDK Perera 30.5 2 154 5 4.99 Sri Lanka Dhaka 27 Jan 2014 Test # 2116
MDK Perera 67.0 11 174 5 2.59 Sri Lanka Chittagong 4 Feb 2014 Test # 2117
Shakib Al Hasan 50.0 8 188 5 3.76 Bangladesh Chittagong 3 Jan 2009 Test # 1905
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 Bangladesh at Colombo (PSS), 2nd Test, Mar 15-19, 2017 [Test # 2254]
Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Galle, 1st Test, Mar 7-11, 2017 [Test # 2252]
Bangladesh v Sri Lanka at Chittagong, 2nd Test, Feb 4-8, 2014 [Test # 2117]