Best strike rates
Player Span Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 4 5
BAW Mendis 2006-2014 134 6469 4625 259 7/23 17.85 4.28 24.9 13 5
J Sullivan 1963-1976 139 2859 1978 113 5/22 17.50 4.15 25.3 5 2
AJ Hollioake 1992-2004 284 9074 8186 352 6/17 23.25 5.41 25.7 18 7
L Klazinga 2006-2014 88 3800 3360 143 5/36 23.49 5.30 26.5 6 2
ANW Tweedie 1999-2009 56 2588 2047 97 6/24 21.10 4.74 26.6 6 2
J Theron 2005-2013 91 4032 3462 151 5/44 22.92 5.15 26.7 9 1
Asad Ali 2006-2014 63 3054 2323 113 4/14 20.55 4.56 27.0 10 0
SCG MacGill 1997-2006 107 5228 4347 193 5/40 22.52 4.98 27.0 10 4
RM Pyrah 2001-2014 107 3484 3314 127 5/50 26.09 5.70 27.4 5 1
Fazl-e-Akbar 1997-2009 93 4528 3404 165 6/30 20.63 4.51 27.4 5 4
SW Tait 2002-2011 98 4900 4171 178 8/43 23.43 5.10 27.5 6 3
KADM Fernando 1998-2011 83 3487 2385 126 6/28 18.92 4.10 27.6 4 4
WRS de Silva 1999-2012 73 3009 2408 108 7/25 22.29 4.80 27.8 4 2
AD Russell 2008-2014 65 2740 2354 98 6/28 24.02 5.15 27.9 5 4
Mohammed Shami 2011-2014 54 2715 2461 97 4/25 25.37 5.43 27.9 5 0
JW Dernbach 2005-2013 114 4823 4917 172 5/31 28.58 6.11 28.0 7 2
AN Jones 1981-1993 154 6473 5100 230 7/41 22.17 4.72 28.1 10 5
NS Rupasinghe 1998-2008 69 2971 1944 105 5/19 18.51 3.92 28.2 4 2
NLTC Perera 2008-2014 122 4575 4222 161 6/44 26.22 5.53 28.4 6 5
TJ Phillips 1999-2014 83 2676 2286 94 5/28 24.31 5.12 28.4 2 4
Kabir Ali 2000-2014 174 7362 6477 258 5/36 25.10 5.27 28.5 11 2
TJ Mottram 1971-1977 83 3853 2524 135 5/21 18.69 3.93 28.5 8 1
J Coetzee 2004-2013 65 2746 2204 96 5/15 22.95 4.81 28.6 2 2
D Pretorius 1998-2005 55 2664 2033 93 5/32 21.86 4.57 28.6 3 1
D Hettiarachchi 1997-2013 118 5197 3380 181 6/43 18.67 3.90 28.7 7 3
RJ Kirtley 1995-2010 260 11367 9135 395 6/50 23.12 4.82 28.7 14 9
GR Napier 1997-2014 231 8006 7031 278 7/32 25.29 5.26 28.7 10 4
DJ Pattinson 2006-2013 69 2701 2440 93 4/29 26.23 5.42 29.0 3 0
Sajjad Ali 1990-2000 64 2615 2035 90 5/47 22.61 4.66 29.0 3 1
RAS Lakmal 2007-2014 96 4344 3821 149 5/31 25.64 5.27 29.1 1 3
DA Leatherdale 1988-2005 325 5337 4288 183 5/9 23.43 4.82 29.1 7 3
KD Boyce 1967-1977 164 7833 4304 268 8/26 16.05 3.29 29.2 10 3
JAF Yovich 1997-2011 114 3603 3255 123 4/44 26.46 5.42 29.2 3 0
CB Keegan 2001-2011 99 4426 3570 151 6/33 23.64 4.83 29.3 3 3
Imran Tahir 1997-2014 124 5366 4076 183 5/27 22.27 4.55 29.3 9 3
Mohammad Sharif 2000-2013 66 3142 2493 107 5/20 23.29 4.76 29.3 3 6
Waqar Younis 1988-2004 411 19811 15083 674 7/36 22.37 4.56 29.3 27 17
Manzoor Akhtar 1989-2005 91 2801 2347 95 4/35 24.70 5.02 29.4 4 0
BN Schultz 1989-2001 80 4022 2508 136 6/22 18.44 3.74 29.5 7 1
Imran Ali 1998-2014 61 2901 2212 98 5/33 22.57 4.57 29.6 4 1
SP Kirby 2001-2013 104 4222 3962 142 5/36 27.90 5.63 29.7 4 1
Yasir Arafat 1997-2014 238 11272 9326 379 6/24 24.60 4.96 29.7 14 7
R Vinay Kumar 2004-2014 106 5305 4446 178 5/34 24.97 5.02 29.8 9 3
DGR Dhammika 1999-2012 80 3738 2354 125 6/39 18.83 3.77 29.9 4 1
JMM Averis 1994-2006 150 6806 5534 227 6/23 24.37 4.87 29.9 12 4
ABT Lakshitha 2000-2013 99 4298 3441 143 5/17 24.06 4.80 30.0 5 3
DL Williams 1969-1977 138 5884 3716 194 5/30 19.15 3.78 30.3 7 3
SL Malinga 2001-2014 229 10931 9429 358 6/38 26.33 5.17 30.5 12 8
A Shahzad 2004-2014 70 3145 2787 103 5/51 27.05 5.31 30.5 2 1
Joginder Sharma 2001-2014 71 3115 2395 102 6/40 23.48 4.61 30.5 3 2
CP Schofield 1999-2011 150 4828 4250 158 5/31 26.89 5.28 30.5 8 2
IJ Harvey 1993-2010 305 13607 9952 445 5/19 22.36 4.38 30.5 21 9
SW Masakadza 2008-2014 57 2691 2233 88 4/21 25.37 4.97 30.5 5 0
UWMBCA Welegedara 2002-2013 82 3580 2932 117 5/16 25.05 4.91 30.5 3 3
Aizaz Cheema 2001-2014 62 2847 2553 93 5/37 27.45 5.38 30.6 4 2
Mohammad Talha 2008-2014 57 2848 2619 93 6/38 28.16 5.51 30.6 3 2
IS Gallage 1997-2005 62 2730 1649 89 4/23 18.52 3.62 30.6 1 0
JAR Blain 1996-2009 102 4388 3679 143 5/22 25.72 5.03 30.6 3 4
M Morkel 2005-2014 101 4854 3897 158 5/34 24.66 4.81 30.7 7 2
CK Langeveldt 1997-2013 233 11043 8556 359 5/7 23.83 4.64 30.7 11 8
B Lee 1997-2012 262 13475 10534 438 5/22 24.05 4.69 30.7 15 10
Junaid Khan 2007-2014 84 3982 3337 129 4/12 25.86 5.02 30.8 8 0
G Goudie 2004-2013 66 2629 2560 85 5/73 30.11 5.84 30.9 4 1
MR Gillespie 2001-2014 120 5952 5167 192 6/38 26.91 5.20 31.0 7 3
Rubel Hossain 2007-2014 78 3692 3209 119 6/18 26.96 5.21 31.0 6 3
AJ Tudor 1995-2009 82 3451 2785 111 4/26 25.09 4.84 31.0 4 0
EJ Barlow 1969-1983 99 5010 2911 161 6/33 18.08 3.48 31.1 2 2
RS Bopara 2002-2014 262 6007 5232 193 5/63 27.10 5.22 31.1 5 1
S Madanayake 1998-2013 71 3175 1952 102 5/15 19.13 3.68 31.1 4 1
DW Steyn 2004-2014 132 6352 4926 204 6/39 24.14 4.65 31.1 4 6
PDRL Perera 1998-2010 99 4211 3374 135 5/16 24.99 4.80 31.1 8 1
S Prasanna 2006-2014 94 4346 3027 139 6/23 21.77 4.17 31.2 7 4
LJP Gunaratne 2001-2013 108 3729 2719 119 5/25 22.84 4.37 31.3 3 1
TL Best 2002-2014 64 2729 2368 87 5/24 27.21 5.20 31.3 4 1
RN ten Doeschate 2003-2014 170 4650 4388 148 5/50 29.64 5.66 31.4 6 1
GJP Kruger 1999-2013 145 6129 4998 195 6/23 25.63 4.89 31.4 4 4
Shoaib Akhtar 1993-2011 221 10627 8522 338 6/16 25.21 4.81 31.4 13 7
DW White 1963-1972 60 3084 1860 98 5/31 18.97 3.61 31.4 4 1
SD Thomas 1992-2006 140 5384 4668 171 7/16 27.29 5.20 31.4 4 3
AA Jones 1969-1981 192 9009 5838 286 6/34 20.41 3.88 31.5 4 5
DA Stirling 1981-1993 65 2840 2004 90 4/10 22.26 4.23 31.5 5 0
GC Holmes 1979-1991 189 4292 3493 136 5/2 25.68 4.88 31.5 2 4
DS Kulkarni 2008-2014 51 2526 2085 80 5/29 26.06 4.95 31.5 1 2
Naved-ul-Hasan 1999-2013 190 8908 7867 282 6/27 27.89 5.29 31.5 10 3
Zohaib Khan 2004-2014 52 2654 1974 84 6/37 23.50 4.46 31.5 2 1
Danish Kaneria 1998-2012 167 8280 5948 262 7/39 22.70 4.31 31.6 9 8
OD Gibson 1991-2007 212 9807 7533 310 5/19 24.30 4.60 31.6 11 5
PT Collins 1997-2010 98 4717 3444 149 7/11 23.11 4.38 31.6 3 2
LB Taylor 1977-1990 210 9561 6468 302 6/35 21.41 4.05 31.6 8 4
GI Allott 1994-2001 66 3008 2261 95 4/23 23.80 4.50 31.6 5 0
SM Warnapura 1997-2013 151 2758 1923 87 5/33 22.10 4.18 31.7 2 2
AB Agarkar 1996-2013 270 13322 10990 420 6/18 26.16 4.94 31.7 11 3
CRD Fernando 1998-2013 223 9975 8368 314 6/27 26.64 5.03 31.7 6 2
WW Daniel 1975-1987 241 11511 6577 362 7/12 18.16 3.42 31.7 11 6
D Gamage 1999-2009 73 2894 2158 91 4/14 23.71 4.47 31.8 2 0
SI Mahmood 2002-2013 153 6683 5985 210 5/16 28.50 5.37 31.8 7 1
R McLaren 2003-2014 164 6622 5581 208 5/38 26.83 5.05 31.8 11 2
PN Ranjith 2001-2009 60 2680 1956 84 6/17 23.28 4.37 31.9 2 3
FD Stephenson 1981-1997 282 14301 8921 448 6/9 19.91 3.74 31.9 17 9
LM Daggett 2006-2013 63 2522 2051 79 4/17 25.96 4.87 31.9 5 0
JE Taylor 2003-2014 88 4310 3370 135 5/48 24.96 4.69 31.9 4 1
AC Thomas 2000-2014 159 6709 5791 210 4/18 27.57 5.17 31.9 7 0
Iqbal Abdulla 2007-2014 59 3004 2274 94 6/32 24.19 4.54 31.9 3 2
A Mishra 2001-2014 108 5594 4169 175 6/25 23.82 4.47 31.9 7 4
AJ Penn 1995-2003 60 2813 2243 88 7/28 25.48 4.78 31.9 4 3
SJ Malone 1980-1990 73 3392 2499 106 5/34 23.57 4.42 32.0 3 1
AB Dinda 2008-2014 58 2979 2645 93 5/54 28.44 5.32 32.0 1 2
N Wagner 2006-2014 64 3142 2770 98 5/34 28.26 5.28 32.0 6 1
SM Harwood 2001-2010 57 2918 2185 91 6/46 24.01 4.49 32.0 1 4
AP Davies 1997-2007 108 4716 4122 147 5/19 28.04 5.24 32.0 5 2
RE van der Merwe 2006-2013 121 5457 4292 170 5/26 25.24 4.71 32.1 9 4
SCJ Broad 2005-2014 126 6296 5484 196 5/23 27.97 5.22 32.1 9 1
RR Bose 1998-2010 82 4052 3144 126 6/35 24.95 4.65 32.1 6 3
HMCM Bandara 1997-2013 170 7434 5764 231 5/22 24.95 4.65 32.1 9 4
GM Hamilton 1993-2010 211 4124 3227 128 5/16 25.21 4.69 32.2 4 2
Agha Zahid 1974-1993 92 3547 2331 110 5/11 21.19 3.94 32.2 3 2
SE Bond 1997-2010 135 6903 5083 214 6/19 23.75 4.41 32.2 9 5
CJ Alexander 2004-2013 68 2808 2557 87 5/42 29.39 5.46 32.2 4 2
GS le Roux 1975-1989 250 12201 7549 378 6/21 19.97 3.71 32.2 16 5
A Bhandari 1997-2008 105 4942 3740 153 5/36 24.44 4.54 32.3 6 1
Mohammad Riaz 1981-1996 63 2846 1731 88 5/26 19.67 3.64 32.3 3 1
S Randiv 2004-2013 109 4639 3550 143 5/15 24.82 4.59 32.4 4 3
KTGD Prasad 2002-2014 81 3407 2768 105 4/39 26.36 4.87 32.4 1 0
ACS Pigott 1978-1996 270 12247 9198 377 5/24 24.39 4.50 32.4 5 3
R Rampaul 2003-2014 137 6205 4926 191 5/49 25.79 4.76 32.4 12 2
BA Williams 1994-2005 91 4518 3289 139 5/22 23.66 4.36 32.5 8 2
NM Carter 1999-2013 181 7745 6286 238 5/31 26.41 4.86 32.5 8 2
KJ Abbott 2009-2013 59 2506 2157 77 4/36 28.01 5.16 32.5 4 0
EP Thompson 1999-2010 59 3385 2648 104 6/20 25.46 4.69 32.5 3 3
Sajid Shah 1993-2009 105 4915 3801 151 6/43 25.17 4.64 32.5 4 5
A Flintoff 1995-2009 282 9416 6536 289 5/19 22.61 4.16 32.5 10 2
DJ Bravo 2002-2014 211 8050 7006 247 6/43 28.36 5.22 32.5 7 2
MV Fleming 1988-2002 314 12299 9696 377 5/27 25.71 4.73 32.6 8 3
DS Lucas 1999-2013 85 3132 3028 96 5/48 31.54 5.80 32.6 3 1
M Hayward 1995-2009 151 6624 5515 203 5/37 27.16 4.99 32.6 8 3
JSE Price 1963-1975 124 6266 3582 192 6/34 18.65 3.42 32.6 2 2
PJ Martin 1990-2004 250 11539 7835 353 5/16 22.19 4.07 32.6 7 6
I Sharma 2006-2014 99 4710 4261 144 4/25 29.59 5.42 32.7 8 0
WCA Ganegama 2000-2013 114 4449 3202 136 5/20 23.54 4.31 32.7 4 2
LL Tsotsobe 2004-2013 129 6024 4984 184 5/28 27.08 4.96 32.7 11 1
SMSM Senanayake 2006-2014 125 6031 3974 184 5/23 21.59 3.95 32.7 6 3
E Schiferli 2001-2013 57 2754 2069 84 5/20 24.63 4.50 32.7 6 2
Zahid Ahmed 1980-2001 154 6459 4404 197 6/18 22.35 4.09 32.7 7 2
AP Kuiper 1979-1998 252 7250 5414 221 5/47 24.49 4.48 32.8 5 1
KM Harvey 1994-2005 86 3776 3001 115 4/8 26.09 4.76 32.8 7 0
HR Moseley 1971-1982 212 10282 6232 313 5/30 19.91 3.63 32.8 7 4
Z de Bruyn 1995-2013 242 5465 5121 166 5/44 30.84 5.62 32.9 3 2
Farhad Reza 2004-2014 107 4018 3348 122 5/37 27.44 4.99 32.9 1 3
Junaid Zia 2000-2014 109 4843 4315 147 5/53 29.35 5.34 32.9 6 1
MKDI Amerasinghe 1998-2009 76 3031 2300 92 5/44 25.00 4.55 32.9 2 1
Masood Anwar 1981-1994 56 2670 1739 81 4/10 21.46 3.90 32.9 3 0

Minimum of 2500 balls

Records includes the following recent matches:
Essex v Leicestershire at Chelmsford, Royal London One-Day Cup, Jul 31, 2014 [List A]
Durham v Warwickshire at Gosforth, Royal London One-Day Cup, Jul 31, 2014 [List A]
Gloucestershire v Hampshire at Bristol, Royal London One-Day Cup, Jul 31, 2014 [List A]
Middlesex v Surrey at Lord's, Royal London One-Day Cup, Jul 31, 2014 [List A]
Northamptonshire v New Zealand A at Northampton, tour match, Jul 31, 2014 [List A]
Somerset v Kent at Taunton, Royal London One-Day Cup, Jul 31, 2014 [List A]
Worcestershire v Derbyshire at Worcester, Royal London One-Day Cup, Jul 31, 2014 [List A]
Yorkshire v Sri Lanka A at Leeds, tour match, Jul 31, 2014 [List A]
Australia A v India A at Darwin, 11th match, Jul 31, 2014 [List A]
National Performance Squad v South Africa A at Darwin, 12th match, Jul 31, 2014 [List A]

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