Most five-wickets-in-an-innings
Player Span Mat Inns Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
M Muralitharan (SL) 1993-2008 9 17 481.2 108 1238 52 7/97 12/225 23.80 2.57 55.5 4 2
HMRKB Herath (SL) 2005-2017 8 15 376.3 63 1018 41 6/103 9/170 24.82 2.70 55.0 3 0
KC Brathwaite (WI) 2015-2015 1 1 11.3 4 29 6 6/29 6/29 4.83 2.52 11.5 1 0
Shoaib Akhtar (PAK) 2002-2002 1 2 29.0 7 72 8 5/21 8/72 9.00 2.48 21.7 1 0
DW Steyn (SA) 2006-2006 1 2 35.5 3 163 5 5/82 5/163 32.60 4.54 43.0 1 0
BN Schultz (SA) 1993-1993 1 1 36.5 9 63 5 5/63 5/63 12.60 1.71 44.2 1 0
TG Southee (NZ) 2012-2012 1 2 42.0 9 120 8 5/62 8/120 15.00 2.85 31.5 1 0
JE Emburey (ENG) 1982-1982 1 2 44.0 12 88 6 6/33 6/88 14.66 2.00 44.0 1 0
R Ashwin (INDIA) 2015-2015 1 2 45.0 9 118 7 5/42 7/118 16.85 2.62 38.5 1 0
C Sharma (INDIA) 1985-1985 1 2 46.0 4 173 6 5/118 6/173 28.83 3.76 46.0 1 0
RJ Ratnayake (SL) 1985-1985 1 2 48.3 11 125 9 5/49 9/125 13.88 2.57 32.3 1 0
Yasir Shah (PAK) 2015-2015 1 2 52.0 5 151 8 6/96 8/151 18.87 2.90 39.0 1 0
SK Warne (AUS) 2002-2002 1 2 55.0 10 188 11 7/94 11/188 17.09 3.41 30.0 1 1
DL Underwood (ENG) 1982-1982 1 2 55.5 21 95 8 5/28 8/95 11.87 1.70 41.8 1 0
CRD Fernando (SL) 2002-2007 3 6 65.0 12 235 15 5/60 7/95 15.66 3.61 26.0 1 0
GP Swann (ENG) 2012-2012 1 2 68.1 5 181 10 6/106 10/181 18.10 2.65 40.9 1 1
Wasim Akram (PAK) 1986-1994 2 4 86.0 27 186 10 5/43 8/73 18.60 2.16 51.6 1 0
PHT Kaushal (SL) 2015-2015 2 4 96.5 6 347 9 5/42 5/118 38.55 3.58 64.5 1 0
BAW Mendis (SL) 2008-2010 3 6 133.0 18 412 13 5/56 8/137 31.69 3.09 61.3 1 0
S Randiv (SL) 2010-2012 3 6 141.4 17 416 13 5/82 9/162 32.00 2.93 65.3 1 0
HDPK Dharmasena (SL) 1993-2003 3 6 178.2 42 444 13 6/99 8/183 34.15 2.48 82.3 1 0
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 Bangladesh at Colombo (PSS), 2nd Test, Mar 15-19, 2017 [Test # 2254]
Sri Lanka v West Indies at Colombo (PSS), 2nd Test, Oct 22-26, 2015 [Test # 2182]
Sri Lanka v India at Colombo (PSS), 2nd Test, Aug 20-24, 2015 [Test # 2177]