Player Span Mat Series Awards
M Muralitharan (ICC/SL) 1992-2010 133 61 11
JH Kallis (ICC/SA) 1995-2013 166 61 9
Imran Khan (PAK) 1971-1992 88 28 8
R Ashwin (INDIA) 2011-2021 78 30 8
Sir RJ Hadlee (NZ) 1973-1990 86 33 8
SK Warne (AUS) 1992-2007 145 46 8
Wasim Akram (PAK) 1985-2002 104 43 7
S Chanderpaul (WI) 1994-2015 164 60 7
MD Marshall (WI) 1978-1991 81 21 6
CEL Ambrose (WI) 1988-2000 98 27 6
SR Waugh (AUS) 1985-2004 168 54 6
Yasir Shah (PAK) 2014-2021 45 21 5
AJ Strauss (ENG) 2004-2012 100 29 5
Shakib Al Hasan (BDESH) 2007-2021 57 33 5
GA Gooch (ENG) 1975-1995 118 34 5
MJ Clarke (AUS) 2004-2015 115 38 5
Waqar Younis (PAK) 1989-2003 87 38 5
V Sehwag (ICC/INDIA) 2001-2013 104 39 5
DW Steyn (SA) 2004-2019 93 41 5
GD McGrath (AUS) 1993-2007 124 42 5
HMRKB Herath (SL) 1999-2018 93 47 5
JM Anderson (ENG) 2003-2021 160 56 5
SR Tendulkar (INDIA) 1989-2013 200 74 5
A Flintoff (ENG/ICC) 1998-2009 79 25 4
SPD Smith (AUS) 2010-2021 77 25 4
AA Donald (SA) 1992-2002 72 28 4
DA Warner (AUS) 2011-2021 86 28 4
MA Atherton (ENG) 1989-2001 115 31 4
FDM Karunaratne (SL) 2012-2021 72 33 4
HH Streak (ZIM) 1993-2005 65 33 4
ML Hayden (AUS) 1994-2009 103 34 4
N Kapil Dev (INDIA) 1978-1994 131 38 4
BC Lara (ICC/WI) 1990-2006 131 39 4
M Ntini (SA) 1998-2009 101 39 4
AB de Villiers (SA) 2004-2018 114 41 4
PA de Silva (SL) 1984-2002 93 43 4
GC Smith (ICC/SA) 2002-2014 117 44 4
Harbhajan Singh (INDIA) 1998-2015 103 47 4
Younis Khan (PAK) 2000-2017 118 49 4
A Kumble (INDIA) 1990-2008 132 51 4
KC Sangakkara (SL) 2000-2015 134 56 4
RT Ponting (AUS) 1995-2012 168 59 4
R Dravid (ICC/INDIA) 1996-2012 164 60 4
GF Lawson (AUS) 1980-1989 46 15 3
Saeed Ajmal (PAK) 2009-2014 35 16 3
MA Butcher (ENG) 1997-2004 71 20 3
BA Stokes (ENG) 2013-2021 71 25 3
D Elgar (SA) 2012-2021 67 28 3
VD Philander (SA) 2011-2020 64 29 3
AC Gilchrist (AUS) 1999-2008 96 30 3
IT Botham (ENG) 1977-1992 102 32 3
DI Gower (ENG) 1978-1992 117 32 3
V Kohli (INDIA) 2011-2021 91 32 3
KAJ Roach (WI) 2009-2021 63 32 3
RR Sarwan (WI) 2000-2011 87 32 3
JE Root (ENG) 2012-2021 103 33 3
M Azharuddin (INDIA) 1984-2000 99 37 3
Mohammad Yousuf (PAK) 1998-2010 90 38 3
AD Mathews (SL) 2009-2021 90 39 3
Z Khan (INDIA) 2000-2014 92 41 3
I Sharma (INDIA) 2007-2021 101 43 3
SC Ganguly (INDIA) 1996-2008 113 45 3
AN Cook (ENG) 2006-2018 161 47 3
HM Amla (SA) 2004-2019 124 48 3
Inzamam-ul-Haq (ICC/PAK) 1992-2007 120 52 3
DL Vettori (ICC/NZ) 1997-2014 113 52 3
DPMD Jayawardene (SL) 1997-2014 149 60 3

Series awards have only been a regular feature in Tests since the mid-1980s and the list is not complete for earlier matches

Records include the following recent matches:
Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Pallekele, 2nd Test, Apr 29-May 3, 2021 [Test # 2419]
Zimbabwe v Pakistan at Harare, 1st Test, Apr 29-May 1, 2021 [Test # 2420]
Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Pallekele, 1st Test, Apr 21-25, 2021 [Test # 2418]