Best economy rates
Player Span Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
NJ Astle (NZ) 1999-1999 1 6 0 0 - - - 0.00 - 0 0
RN Harvey (AUS) 1948-1961 4 6 0 0 - - - 0.00 - 0 0
BC Lara (WI) 1995-2004 3 6 0 0 - - - 0.00 - 0 0
GP Howarth (NZ) 1978-1983 2 18 1 0 - - - 0.33 - 0 0
SW Sohoni (INDIA) 1946-1946 1 24 2 0 - - - 0.50 - 0 0
CH Lloyd (WI) 1973-1984 4 12 1 0 - - - 0.50 - 0 0
E Evans (AUS) 1886-1886 1 52 6 0 - - - 0.69 - 0 0
VS Hazare (INDIA) 1946-1952 2 30 4 0 - - - 0.80 - 0 0
GB Hole (AUS) 1953-1953 1 66 11 0 - - - 1.00 - 0 0
F Penn (ENG) 1880-1880 1 12 2 0 - - - 1.00 - 0 0
A Shrewsbury (ENG) 1884-1893 4 12 2 0 - - - 1.00 - 0 0
SM Gavaskar (INDIA) 1971-1982 3 6 1 0 - - - 1.00 - 0 0
MG Melle (SA) 1951-1951 1 78 17 4 4/9 4/17 4.25 1.30 19.5 0 0
NWD Yardley (ENG) 1947-1948 2 36 8 0 - - - 1.33 - 0 0
MF Malone (AUS) 1977-1977 1 342 77 6 5/63 6/77 12.83 1.35 57.0 1 0
JR Reid (NZ) 1949-1958 2 47 11 2 2/11 2/11 5.50 1.40 23.5 0 0
SJE Loxton (AUS) 1948-1948 1 72 17 0 - - - 1.41 - 0 0
ERH Fuller (SA) 1955-1955 1 282 67 3 2/36 3/67 22.33 1.42 94.0 0 0
JW Sharpe (ENG) 1890-1890 1 75 18 2 1/8 2/18 9.00 1.44 37.5 0 0
Surendranath (INDIA) 1959-1959 1 309 75 5 5/75 5/75 15.00 1.45 61.8 1 0
TW Garrett (AUS) 1882-1886 2 488 120 4 3/88 3/88 30.00 1.47 122.0 0 0
EAE Baptiste (WI) 1984-1984 1 120 30 1 1/19 1/30 30.00 1.50 120.0 0 0
PA de Silva (SL) 1998-1998 1 63 16 0 - - - 1.52 - 0 0
GR Hazlitt (AUS) 1912-1912 1 286 73 7 7/25 7/73 10.42 1.53 40.8 1 0
SC Ganguly (INDIA) 2002-2007 2 54 14 0 - - - 1.55 - 0 0
DT Ring (AUS) 1948-1948 1 168 44 1 1/44 1/44 44.00 1.57 168.0 0 0
JDC Goddard (WI) 1950-1957 2 298 79 6 4/25 5/36 13.16 1.59 49.6 0 0
JH Wardle (ENG) 1954-1954 1 210 56 7 7/56 7/56 8.00 1.60 30.0 1 0
SJ Snooke (SA) 1907-1912 2 30 8 1 1/8 1/8 8.00 1.60 30.0 0 0
RO Schwarz (SA) 1907-1907 1 246 66 6 3/21 6/66 11.00 1.60 41.0 0 0
JP Duminy (SA) 2012-2012 1 48 13 0 - - - 1.62 - 0 0
S Young (AUS) 1997-1997 1 48 13 0 - - - 1.62 - 0 0
RK Tyldesley (ENG) 1924-1924 1 132 36 2 2/36 2/36 18.00 1.63 66.0 0 0
IVA Richards (WI) 1976-1991 5 222 61 1 1/11 1/41 61.00 1.64 222.0 0 0
Asif Masood (PAK) 1974-1974 1 240 66 1 1/66 1/66 66.00 1.65 240.0 0 0
RB Simpson (AUS) 1961-1964 2 120 33 1 1/14 1/14 33.00 1.65 120.0 0 0
A Ward (ENG) 1969-1969 1 138 38 2 2/28 2/38 19.00 1.65 69.0 0 0
GE Gomez (WI) 1939-1950 2 108 30 0 - - - 1.66 - 0 0
S Ramadhin (WI) 1950-1957 2 747 208 8 4/107 4/101 26.00 1.67 93.3 0 0
DL Vettori (NZ) 1999-1999 1 294 82 5 3/46 5/82 16.40 1.67 58.8 0 0
CG Macartney (AUS) 1909-1926 4 588 165 3 2/22 2/65 55.00 1.68 196.0 0 0
PJ Loader (ENG) 1954-1957 2 264 75 4 3/35 3/61 18.75 1.70 66.0 0 0
MH Mankad (INDIA) 1946-1952 2 408 116 4 2/28 2/28 29.00 1.70 102.0 0 0
HJ Howarth (NZ) 1969-1969 1 342 98 2 2/66 2/98 49.00 1.71 171.0 0 0
Asif Iqbal (PAK) 1967-1974 2 276 80 5 3/66 5/80 16.00 1.73 55.2 0 0
ST Jayasuriya (SL) 1998-1998 1 234 68 0 - - - 1.74 - 0 0
WA Johnston (AUS) 1948-1953 2 705 206 9 4/40 6/60 22.88 1.75 78.3 0 0
T Greenhough (ENG) 1959-1960 2 630 185 6 2/36 4/83 30.83 1.76 105.0 0 0
AL Valentine (WI) 1950-1950 1 543 160 10 6/39 10/160 16.00 1.76 54.3 1 1
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 | post-war
Records includes the following current or recent matches:
England v Australia at The Oval, 5th Test, Sep 12-15, 2019 [Test # 2362]
England v India at The Oval, 5th Test, Sep 7-11, 2018 [Test # 2318]
England v South Africa at The Oval, 3rd Test, Jul 27-31, 2017 [Test # 2266]