Most wickets in a series
Player Mat Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
CEH Croft (WI) 5 217.5 45 676 33 8/29 9/95 20.48 3.10 39.6 1 0
Pakistan in West Indies Test Series, 1976/77
J Garner (WI) 5 208.5 56 523 31 6/60 9/142 16.87 2.50 40.4 3 0
The Frank Worrell Trophy (Australia in West Indies), 1983/84
CEL Ambrose (WI) 6 205.5 62 428 30 5/25 8/75 14.26 2.07 41.1 2 0
The Wisden Trophy (England in West Indies), 1997/98
GD McGrath (AUS) 4 199.4 59 508 30 5/28 10/78 16.93 2.54 39.9 4 1
The Frank Worrell Trophy (Australia in West Indies), 1998/99
AL Valentine (WI) 5 430.0 178 828 28 5/64 9/213 29.57 1.92 92.1 2 0
India in West Indies Test Series, 1952/53
WW Hall (WI) 5 167.4 37 425 27 6/49 9/128 15.74 2.53 37.2 2 0
India in West Indies Test Series, 1961/62
J Garner (WI) 5 156.1 30 436 27 4/43 7/58 16.14 2.79 34.7 0 0
The Wisden Trophy (England in West Indies), 1985/86
BR Taylor (NZ) 4 172.2 39 478 27 7/74 9/182 17.70 2.77 38.2 2 0
New Zealand in West Indies Test Series, 1971/72
MD Marshall (WI) 5 169.3 36 482 27 4/38 8/132 17.85 2.84 37.6 0 0
The Wisden Trophy (England in West Indies), 1985/86
MD Marshall (WI) 4 170.1 30 486 27 7/80 11/120 18.00 2.85 37.8 1 1
New Zealand in West Indies Test Series, 1984/85
ARC Fraser (ENG) 6 187.2 50 492 27 8/53 11/110 18.22 2.62 41.6 2 1
The Wisden Trophy (England in West Indies), 1997/98
JA Snow (ENG) 4 165.0 29 504 27 7/49 10/142 18.66 3.05 36.6 3 1
The Wisden Trophy (England in West Indies), 1967/68
SP Gupte (INDIA) 5 329.3 87 789 27 7/162 7/164 29.22 2.39 73.2 3 0
India in West Indies Test Series, 1952/53
CEL Ambrose (WI) 5 224.2 59 519 26 6/24 11/84 19.96 2.31 51.7 2 1
The Wisden Trophy (England in West Indies), 1993/94
MHN Walker (AUS) 5 271.1 83 539 26 6/114 6/99 20.73 1.98 62.5 3 0
The Frank Worrell Trophy (Australia in West Indies), 1972/73
CA Walsh (WI) 4 208.1 38 543 26 5/39 7/107 20.88 2.60 48.0 1 0
The Frank Worrell Trophy (Australia in West Indies), 1998/99
LR Gibbs (WI) 5 325.0 108 696 26 5/102 8/181 26.76 2.14 75.0 1 0
The Frank Worrell Trophy (Australia in West Indies), 1972/73
CA Walsh (WI) 5 263.4 87 492 25 6/61 8/108 19.68 1.86 63.2 1 0
Sir Vivian Richards Trophy (South Africa in West Indies), 2000/01
Yasir Shah (PAK) 3 188.2 40 549 25 7/94 9/177 21.96 2.91 45.2 3 0
Pakistan in West Indies Test Series, 2017
J Garner (WI) 5 219.3 41 688 25 4/48 8/148 27.52 3.13 52.6 0 0
Pakistan in West Indies Test Series, 1976/77
Imran Khan (PAK) 5 236.1 54 790 25 6/90 8/168 31.60 3.34 56.6 1 0
Pakistan in West Indies Test Series, 1976/77
CEH Croft (WI) 4 157.5 34 455 24 6/74 8/113 18.95 2.88 39.4 2 0
The Wisden Trophy (England in West Indies), 1980/81
LR Gibbs (WI) 5 264.5 93 490 24 8/38 9/63 20.41 1.85 66.2 1 0
India in West Indies Test Series, 1961/62
NJN Hawke (AUS) 5 218.4 52 524 24 6/72 10/115 21.83 2.39 54.6 1 1
The Frank Worrell Trophy (Australia in West Indies), 1964/65
AW Greig (ENG) 5 207.1 45 543 24 8/86 13/156 22.62 2.62 51.7 3 1
The Wisden Trophy (England in West Indies), 1973/74
AME Roberts (WI) 5 187.5 36 545 24 5/39 9/100 22.70 2.90 46.9 1 0
India in West Indies Test Series, 1982/83
CJ McDermott (AUS) 5 192.5 38 564 24 5/80 8/128 23.50 2.92 48.2 1 0
The Frank Worrell Trophy (Australia in West Indies), 1990/91
SJ Harmison (ENG) 4 139.5 41 342 23 7/12 9/73 14.86 2.44 36.4 2 0
The Wisden Trophy (England in West Indies), 2003/04
Imran Khan (PAK) 3 129.5 16 416 23 7/80 11/121 18.08 3.20 33.8 2 1
Pakistan in West Indies Test Series, 1987/88
GS Sobers (WI) 5 223.3 61 473 23 5/63 6/50 20.56 2.11 58.3 1 0
India in West Indies Test Series, 1961/62
S Ramadhin (WI) 5 304.3 133 559 23 6/113 7/121 24.30 1.83 79.4 1 0
England in West Indies Test Series, 1953/54
W Ferguson (WI) 4 216.0 43 567 23 6/92 11/229 24.65 2.62 56.3 3 1
England in West Indies Test Series, 1947/48
M Dillon (WI) 5 221.3 52 626 23 5/71 8/123 27.21 2.82 57.7 1 0
India in West Indies Test Series, 2002
A Kumble (INDIA) 4 223.1 50 658 23 6/78 7/110 28.60 2.94 58.2 1 0
India in West Indies Test Series, 2006
I Sharma (INDIA) 3 123.5 29 371 22 6/55 10/108 16.86 2.99 33.7 2 1
India in West Indies Test Series, 2011
CA Walsh (WI) 6 261.2 64 564 22 4/80 6/132 25.63 2.15 71.2 0 0
The Wisden Trophy (England in West Indies), 1997/98
KCG Benjamin (WI) 5 181.5 38 566 22 6/66 8/126 25.72 3.11 49.5 1 0
The Wisden Trophy (England in West Indies), 1993/94
WW Hall (WI) 5 236.2 49 679 22 7/69 8/162 30.86 2.87 64.4 2 0
England in West Indies Test Series, 1959/60
S Venkataraghavan (INDIA) 5 289.3 67 744 22 5/95 6/111 33.81 2.56 78.9 1 0
India in West Indies Test Series, 1970/71
IR Bishop (WI) 4 162.1 37 419 21 5/84 8/120 19.95 2.58 46.3 1 0
The Wisden Trophy (England in West Indies), 1989/90
MD Marshall (WI) 5 156.2 24 437 21 3/31 6/95 20.80 2.79 44.6 0 0
The Frank Worrell Trophy (Australia in West Indies), 1990/91
MD Marshall (WI) 4 158.5 25 480 21 5/42 8/88 22.85 3.02 45.3 2 0
The Frank Worrell Trophy (Australia in West Indies), 1983/84
MD Marshall (WI) 5 174.1 40 495 21 5/37 6/120 23.57 2.84 49.7 1 0
India in West Indies Test Series, 1982/83
FS Trueman (ENG) 5 220.3 62 549 21 5/35 6/79 26.14 2.48 63.0 1 0
England in West Indies Test Series, 1959/60
R Gilchrist (WI) 5 187.1 32 636 21 4/32 7/128 30.28 3.39 53.4 0 0
Pakistan in West Indies Test Series, 1957/58
BS Chandrasekhar (INDIA) 4 201.2 43 656 21 6/120 8/208 31.23 3.25 57.5 2 0
India in West Indies Test Series, 1975/76
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Records includes the following current or recent matches:
West Indies v India at Kingston, 2nd Test, Aug 30-Sep 2, 2019 [Test # 2359]
West Indies v India at North Sound, 1st Test, Aug 22-25, 2019 [Test # 2358]
West Indies v England at Gros Islet, 3rd Test, Feb 9-12, 2019 [Test # 2346]