Best bowling figures in a match
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Team Opposition Match Date Scorecard
HMRKB Herath 64.3 15 157 12 2.43 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh 16 Mar 2013 Test # 2082
HMRKB Herath 71.1 9 249 11 3.49 Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe 14 Jul 2017 Test # 2263
M Muralitharan 24.4 5 60 9 2.43 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh 12 Sep 2005 Test # 1764
Saqlain Mushtaq 107.2 23 226 9 2.10 Pakistan v Sri Lanka 19 Apr 1997 Test # 1366
M Muralitharan 74.2 14 227 9 3.05 Sri Lanka v New Zealand 27 May 1998 Test # 1415
AG Cremer 87.3 10 275 9 3.14 Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka 14 Jul 2017 Test # 2263
KJ Silva 33.4 21 35 7 1.03 Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe 11 Sep 1996 Test # 1333
M Muralitharan 44.3 13 61 7 1.37 Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe 11 Sep 1996 Test # 1333
PJ Wiseman 66.5 21 143 7 2.13 New Zealand v Sri Lanka 27 May 1998 Test # 1415
CJ McDermott 39.0 11 85 6 2.17 Australia v Sri Lanka 28 Aug 1992 Test # 1195
M Muralitharan 53.0 19 98 6 1.84 Sri Lanka v Pakistan 19 Apr 1997 Test # 1366
DL Vettori 75.0 31 157 6 2.09 New Zealand v Sri Lanka 27 May 1998 Test # 1415
Mushtaq Ahmed 73.1 11 217 6 2.96 Pakistan v Sri Lanka 19 Apr 1997 Test # 1366
PA Strang 34.3 3 106 5 3.07 Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka 11 Sep 1996 Test # 1333
Mohammad Rafique 37.0 9 114 5 3.08 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka 12 Sep 2005 Test # 1764
KAJ Roach 33.2 5 115 5 3.45 West Indies v Sri Lanka 23 Nov 2010 Test # 1980
HMRKB Herath 13.0 4 39 4 3.00 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh 12 Sep 2005 Test # 1764
SL Malinga 14.0 2 76 4 5.42 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh 12 Sep 2005 Test # 1764
Robiul Islam 26.0 1 94 4 3.61 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka 16 Mar 2013 Test # 2082
WPUJC Vaas 34.0 4 107 4 3.14 Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe 11 Sep 1996 Test # 1333
CL Cairns 34.0 6 123 4 3.61 New Zealand v Sri Lanka 27 May 1998 Test # 1415
Sohag Gazi 52.0 5 158 4 3.03 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka 16 Mar 2013 Test # 2082
MDK Perera 54.0 2 181 4 3.35 Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe 14 Jul 2017 Test # 2263
SC Williams 66.5 5 208 4 3.11 Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka 14 Jul 2017 Test # 2263
TM Dilshan 7.0 2 8 3 1.14 Sri Lanka v West Indies 23 Nov 2010 Test # 1980
ST Jayasuriya 18.0 3 45 3 2.50 Sri Lanka v India 2 Aug 1997 Test # 1374
HH Streak 20.0 6 54 3 2.70 Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka 11 Sep 1996 Test # 1333
BAW Mendis 19.3 3 57 3 2.92 Sri Lanka v West Indies 23 Nov 2010 Test # 1980
HMRKB Herath 24.0 4 76 3 3.16 Sri Lanka v West Indies 23 Nov 2010 Test # 1980
RMS Eranga 29.4 5 79 3 2.66 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh 16 Mar 2013 Test # 2082
SD Anurasiri 52.0 11 83 3 1.59 Sri Lanka v Australia 28 Aug 1992 Test # 1195
KMDN Kulasekara 30.0 3 90 3 3.00 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh 16 Mar 2013 Test # 2082
DK Liyanage 43.0 11 113 3 2.62 Sri Lanka v Australia 28 Aug 1992 Test # 1195
CPH Ramanayake 35.3 7 113 3 3.18 Sri Lanka v Australia 28 Aug 1992 Test # 1195
CBRLS Kumara 37.4 5 140 3 3.71 Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe 14 Jul 2017 Test # 2263
M Muralitharan 51.0 9 141 3 2.76 Sri Lanka v Australia 28 Aug 1992 Test # 1195
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 | 25 years
Records includes the following current or recent matches:
Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe at Colombo (RPS), Only Test, Jul 14-18, 2017 [Test # 2263]
Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (RPS), 2nd Test, Mar 16-19, 2013 [Test # 2082]
Sri Lanka v West Indies at Colombo (RPS), 2nd Test, Nov 23-27, 2010 [Test # 1980]