Most wickets in a calendar year
Player Year Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
LA Fullston (AusWn) 1984 6 2288 656 29 4/54 7/95 22.62 1.72 78.8 0 0
E Bakewell (EngWn) 1969 5 1419 407 26 5/40 8/124 15.65 1.72 54.5 2 0
LC Pearson (EngWn) 2003 4 990 317 24 7/51 11/107 13.20 1.92 41.2 1 1
JM Greenwood (EngWn) 1979 3 618 240 23 6/46 11/63 10.43 2.33 26.8 3 1
S Kulkarni (IndWn) 1976 5 510+ 249 23 5/48 7/57 10.82 2.36* 26.8* 2 0
JM Saulbrey (NZWmn) 1972 4 1988 322 22 5/32 8/52 14.63 0.97 90.3 1 0
ER Wilson (AusWn) 1958 3 824 204 21 7/7 11/16 9.71 1.48 39.2 2 1
K Price (AusWn) 1984 5 1254 423 21 6/72 10/107 20.14 2.02 59.7 1 1
V Latty-Scott (WiWmn) 1976 8 1687 428 21 5/48 5/48 20.38 1.52 80.3 1 0
MB Duggan (EngWn) 1951 3 716 239 20 5/30 9/104 11.95 2.00 35.8 2 0
ME Maclagan (EngWn) 1935 3 955 185 19 5/22 7/60 9.73 1.16 50.2 1 0
P Antonio (AusWn) 1937 3 536 212 19 6/51 9/91 11.15 2.37 28.2 2 0
J Goswami (IndWn) 2006 3 676 229 19 5/33 10/78 12.05 2.03 35.5 2 1
LG Ward (SAWmn) 1972 3 841 239 18 6/48 7/76 13.27 1.70 46.7 2 0
J Lord (NZWmn) 1979 3 822 318 18 6/119 10/137 17.66 2.32 45.6 2 1
CL Fitzpatrick (AusWn) 2001 2 576 174 17 5/29 9/112 10.23 1.81 33.8 2 0
DF Edulji (IndWn) 1976 6 869+ 339 17 4/47 5/91 19.94 1.99* 57.9* 0 0
AM Starling (EngWn) 1984 5 1184 353 17 5/36 6/84 20.76 1.78 69.6 1 0
ER Wilson (AusWn) 1949 3 882 202 16 6/23 9/62 12.62 1.37 55.1 1 0
SA Tredrea (AusWn) 1979 3 853 217 16 4/22 7/47 13.56 1.52 53.3 0 0
M Knee (AusWn) 1963 3 760 228 16 5/35 8/57 14.25 1.80 47.5 1 0
S Chakraborty (IndWn) 1976 6 756 230 16 5/25 7/70 14.37 1.82 47.2 1 0
ER Wilson (AusWn) 1951 3 711 267 16 4/42 7/82 16.68 2.25 44.4 0 0
P Whittaker (WiWmn) 1976 8 880 294 16 4/22 4/31 18.37 2.00 55.0 0 0
DF Edulji (IndWn) 1984 4 1053 403 16 6/64 6/64 25.18 2.29 65.8 1 0
MB Duggan (EngWn) 1963 3 816 239 15 4/39 7/82 15.93 1.75 54.4 0 0
MJ Lutschini (AusWn) 1976 5 894 260 15 5/51 5/51 17.33 1.74 59.6 1 0
DL Wilson (AusWn) 1991 3 933 264 15 5/27 7/108 17.60 1.69 62.2 1 0
KH Brunt (EngWn) 2005 3 683 276 15 5/47 9/111 18.40 2.42 45.5 1 0

Performances in matches that overlap years are credited to the year in which they occurred - this results in some unknown data, especially in regard to bowling figures

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
India Women v South Africa Women at Mysore, Only Test, Nov 16-19, 2014 [Women Test # 137]
England Women v India Women at Wormsley, Only Test, Aug 13-16, 2014 [Women Test # 136]
Australia Women v England Women at Perth, Only Test, Jan 10-13, 2014 [Women Test # 135]

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