Worst economy rate in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
Shahadat Hossain 12.0 0 101 0 8.41 Bangladesh v England Lord's 26 May 2005 Test # 1751
BE McGain 18.0 2 149 0 8.27 Australia v South Africa Cape Town 19 Mar 2009 Test # 1916
AA Donald 12.0 1 96 1 8.00 South Africa v England The Oval 18 Aug 1994 Test # 1266
Imran Tahir 23.0 0 180 0 7.82 South Africa v Australia Adelaide 22 Nov 2012 Test # 2061
SC Stayers 11.0 0 81 1 7.36 West Indies v India Bridgetown 23 Mar 1962 Test # 527
L Klusener 12.0 1 88 1 7.33 South Africa v India Cape Town 2 Jan 1997 Test # 1349
RGD Willis 14.0 1 99 1 7.07 England v West Indies Manchester 10 Jul 1980 Test # 882
Mohammad Sharif 17.0 0 120 0 7.05 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 6 Sep 2001 Test # 1561
HH Streak 13.0 0 90 0 6.92 Zimbabwe v South Africa Cape Town 4 Mar 2005 Test # 1737
CB Llewellyn 10.0 0 69 2 6.90 South Africa v Australia Melbourne 31 Dec 1910 Test # 112
Danish Kaneria 10.0 0 69 0 6.90 Pakistan v India Lahore 13 Jan 2006 Test # 1781
A Ward 15.0 0 103 2 6.86 England v West Indies Leeds 22 Jul 1976 Test # 780
RGD Willis 18.0 1 123 2 6.83 England v West Indies Leeds 12 Jul 1984 Test # 991
IS Sodhi 12.0 0 82 2 6.83 New Zealand v Pakistan Sharjah 26 Nov 2014 Test # 2147
D Bishoo 11.0 2 75 3 6.81 West Indies v India Kingston 20 Jun 2011 Test # 1997
Anwar Hossain Monir 15.0 1 102 0 6.80 Bangladesh v England Chester-le-Street 3 Jun 2005 Test # 1753
WW Armstrong 13.0 3 88 0 6.76 Australia v South Africa Johannesburg 11 Oct 1902 Test # 75
GP Swann 13.0 1 88 2 6.76 England v India Birmingham 10 Aug 2011 Test # 2003
JG Thomas 15.0 0 101 0 6.73 England v West Indies Port of Spain 3 Apr 1986 Test # 1044
SR Clark 11.0 1 74 0 6.72 Australia v England Leeds 7 Aug 2009 Test # 1929
JEC Franklin 13.0 2 87 3 6.69 New Zealand v South Africa Johannesburg 5 May 2006 Test # 1801
CRD Fernando 16.0 1 107 1 6.68 Sri Lanka v South Africa Centurion 20 Jan 2001 Test # 1529
GHS Trott 12.0 0 80 1 6.66 Australia v England Adelaide 24 Mar 1892 Test # 38
PJ Wiseman 12.0 0 80 0 6.66 New Zealand v India Hamilton 2 Jan 1999 Test # 1438
CD McMillan 10.0 0 66 0 6.60 New Zealand v England Christchurch 13 Mar 2002 Test # 1594
DJ Bravo 10.0 0 66 0 6.60 West Indies v India Gros Islet 10 Jun 2006 Test # 1806
RAS Lakmal 12.0 0 79 3 6.58 Sri Lanka v Pakistan Sharjah 16 Jan 2014 Test # 2115
D Pretorius 11.0 1 72 0 6.54 South Africa v Australia Cape Town 8 Mar 2002 Test # 1593
BGK Walker 14.5 3 97 2 6.53 New Zealand v Pakistan Lahore 1 May 2002 Test # 1600
B Lee 17.0 1 111 1 6.52 Australia v England Birmingham 4 Aug 2005 Test # 1758
Sajedul Islam 14.0 1 91 1 6.50 Bangladesh v New Zealand Wellington 12 Jan 2008 Test # 1861
DE Malcolm 10.0 0 65 2 6.50 England v India Lord's 26 Jul 1990 Test # 1148
RL Sanghvi 10.2 2 67 2 6.48 India v Australia Mumbai 27 Feb 2001 Test # 1531
AS Wassan 16.4 1 108 4 6.48 India v New Zealand Auckland 22 Feb 1990 Test # 1139
MD Craig 15.0 2 97 4 6.46 New Zealand v West Indies Kingston 8 Jun 2014 Test # 2123
JH Sinclair 20.0 1 129 4 6.45 South Africa v Australia Johannesburg 11 Oct 1902 Test # 75
M Kartik 19.0 1 122 0 6.42 India v Australia Sydney 2 Jan 2004 Test # 1680
N Pradeep 15.0 2 96 0 6.40 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh Chittagong 4 Feb 2014 Test # 2117
HD Read 10.0 1 64 2 6.40 England v South Africa The Oval 17 Aug 1935 Test # 246
CM Old 10.0 0 64 1 6.40 England v West Indies Nottingham 3 Jun 1976 Test # 777
VRV Singh 10.0 2 64 1 6.40 India v South Africa Durban 26 Dec 2006 Test # 1825
RJ Peterson 20.0 2 127 3 6.35 South Africa v Australia Perth 30 Nov 2012 Test # 2064
NM Hauritz 12.0 0 76 1 6.33 Australia v India Bangalore 9 Oct 2010 Test # 1973
GP Swann 12.0 0 76 0 6.33 England v India Nottingham 29 Jul 2011 Test # 2001
Mohammad Ashraful 10.0 0 63 0 6.30 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 6 Sep 2001 Test # 1561
SPD Smith 10.0 0 63 1 6.30 Australia v India Mohali 14 Mar 2013 Test # 2081
KSC de Silva 14.0 0 88 0 6.28 Sri Lanka v Pakistan Lahore 4 Mar 1999 Test # 1447
JW Hitch 11.0 0 69 1 6.27 England v Australia Adelaide 12 Jan 1912 Test # 118
UWMBCA Welegedara 11.0 1 69 1 6.27 Sri Lanka v India Galle 18 Jul 2010 Test # 1964
Rubel Hossain 15.0 0 94 1 6.26 Bangladesh v India Chittagong 17 Jan 2010 Test # 1949
Asif Masood 12.0x8 0 100 2 6.25 Pakistan v Australia Melbourne 29 Dec 1972 Test # 705
WE Merritt 12.0 0 75 0 6.25 New Zealand v England The Oval 29 Jul 1931 Test # 210
Sohail Khan 21.0 2 131 0 6.23 Pakistan v Sri Lanka Karachi 21 Feb 2009 Test # 1909
DW Steyn 13.1 1 82 5 6.22 South Africa v Sri Lanka Colombo (PSS) 4 Aug 2006 Test # 1812
Umar Gul 10.0 2 62 1 6.20 Pakistan v Sri Lanka Galle 4 Jul 2009 Test # 1921
BA Stokes 10.0 0 62 2 6.20 England v Australia Sydney 3 Jan 2014 Test # 2113
Mohammad Talha 22.0 2 136 0 6.18 Pakistan v New Zealand Sharjah 26 Nov 2014 Test # 2147
Mohammad Ashraful 12.0 0 74 0 6.16 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka Kandy 11 Jul 2007 Test # 1839
J Botha 12.3 0 77 1 6.16 South Africa v Australia Sydney 2 Jan 2006 Test # 1780
Imran Khan 12.5 0 79 1 6.15 Pakistan v West Indies Georgetown 18 Mar 1977 Test # 801
FH Edwards 14.0 0 86 1 6.14 West Indies v South Africa Cape Town 2 Jan 2004 Test # 1681
CB Mpofu 16.2 1 100 2 6.12 Zimbabwe v New Zealand Harare 7 Aug 2005 Test # 1759
JW Hearne 10.0 0 61 0 6.10 England v Australia Adelaide 12 Jan 1912 Test # 118
AV Bedser 10.0 1 61 2 6.10 England v South Africa Manchester 7 Jul 1955 Test # 410
NB Mahwire 10.0 1 61 0 6.10 Zimbabwe v Australia Sydney 17 Oct 2003 Test # 1663
ST Finn 10.0 2 61 1 6.10 England v Bangladesh Dhaka 20 Mar 2010 Test # 1956
MG Johnson 21.4 2 132 3 6.09 Australia v England Lord's 16 Jul 2009 Test # 1925
TE Bailey 11.0 1 67 0 6.09 England v New Zealand The Oval 13 Aug 1949 Test # 317
B Lee 11.0 2 67 2 6.09 Australia v India Sydney 2 Jan 2000 Test # 1481
CB Llewellyn 14.0x5 3 71 0 6.08 South Africa v England Johannesburg 2 Mar 1896 Test # 48
I Sharma 11.4 1 71 0 6.08 India v Australia Mohali 1 Oct 2010 Test # 1972
V Sehwag 12.0 0 73 0 6.08 India v New Zealand Napier 26 Mar 2009 Test # 1917
B Lee 12.2 2 75 0 6.08 Australia v India Sydney 2 Jan 2004 Test # 1680
Syed Rasel 21.3 2 129 4 6.00 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka Colombo (PSS) 20 Sep 2005 Test # 1766
JN Gillespie 19.0 2 114 1 6.00 Australia v England Manchester 11 Aug 2005 Test # 1760
JEC Franklin 17.0 2 102 0 6.00 New Zealand v Australia Adelaide 26 Nov 2004 Test # 1723
S Sreesanth 16.0 1 96 0 6.00 India v West Indies St John's 2 Jun 2006 Test # 1805
CG Borde 13.0 1 78 2 6.00 India v Australia Mumbai (BS) 1 Jan 1960 Test # 484
PI Pocock 13.0 0 78 1 6.00 England v West Indies Bridgetown 29 Feb 1968 Test # 633
T Thushara 12.0 0 72 2 6.00 Sri Lanka v West Indies Port of Spain 3 Apr 2008 Test # 1872
MG Johnson 12.0 0 72 1 6.00 Australia v West Indies Bridgetown 12 Jun 2008 Test # 1879
RD King 11.4 0 70 0 6.00 West Indies v Pakistan Bridgetown 26 May 2005 Test # 1752
BS Bedi 11.0 2 66 1 6.00 India v West Indies Mumbai 23 Jan 1975 Test # 753
CJ McDermott 11.0 0 66 3 6.00 Australia v West Indies Adelaide 23 Jan 1993 Test # 1210
CL Cairns 10.0 1 60 0 6.00 New Zealand v Australia Hamilton 31 Mar 2000 Test # 1493

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South Africa v West Indies at Centurion, 1st Test, Dec 17-20, 2014 [Test # 2150]
Australia v India at Brisbane, 2nd Test, Dec 17-20, 2014 [Test # 2149]
Australia v India at Adelaide, 1st Test, Dec 9-13, 2014 [Test # 2148]

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