Best strike rates
Player Span Mat Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
AJ Lamb (ENG) 1984-1985 1 1.0 0 6 1 1/6 1/6 6.00 6.00 6.0 0 0
Naoomal Jaoomal (INDIA) 1934-1934 1 1.0 0 4 1 1/4 1/4 4.00 4.00 6.0 0 0
S Chanderpaul (WI) 2002-2013 3 3.0 0 9 1 1/9 1/9 9.00 3.00 18.0 0 0
KWR Fletcher (ENG) 1972-1982 2 3.0 1 6 1 1/6 1/6 6.00 2.00 18.0 0 0
GA Hick (ENG) 1993-1993 1 18.5 6 28 5 3/19 5/28 5.60 1.48 22.6 0 0
UT Yadav (INDIA) 2011-2019 3 70.4 6 289 18 5/53 8/82 16.05 4.08 23.5 1 0
VVS Laxman (INDIA) 1996-2011 10 4.0 0 7 1 1/2 1/2 7.00 1.75 24.0 0 0
L Klusener (SA) 1996-1996 1 35.3 5 139 8 8/64 8/139 17.37 3.91 26.6 1 0
BW Yuile (NZ) 1965-1965 1 14.0 3 43 3 3/43 3/43 14.33 3.07 28.0 0 0
BR Taylor (NZ) 1965-1965 1 23.5 2 86 5 5/86 5/86 17.20 3.60 28.6 1 0
MA Holding (WI) 1983-1983 1 29.0 7 88 6 3/29 6/88 14.66 3.03 29.0 0 0
AW Greig (ENG) 1972-1977 2 38.5 10 64 8 5/24 6/37 8.00 1.64 29.1 1 0
R Gilchrist (WI) 1958-1959 1 44.0 20 73 9 6/55 9/73 8.11 1.65 29.3 1 0
NJ Contractor (INDIA) 1955-1962 6 5.0 1 9 1 1/9 1/9 9.00 1.80 30.0 0 0
Mohammed Shami (INDIA) 2013-2019 4 120.5 19 446 23 5/47 9/118 19.39 3.69 31.5 1 0
B Kumar (INDIA) 2013-2017 3 85.0 26 225 16 5/48 8/96 14.06 2.64 31.8 1 0
WW Hall (WI) 1958-1967 2 46.0 11 153 8 3/31 6/86 19.12 3.32 34.5 0 0
RGD Willis (ENG) 1977-1982 2 53.0 7 108 9 5/27 7/59 12.00 2.03 35.3 1 0
JSE Price (ENG) 1964-1964 1 30.0 4 104 5 5/73 5/104 20.80 3.46 36.0 1 0
Amir Elahi (PAK) 1952-1952 1 6.0 0 29 1 1/29 1/29 29.00 4.83 36.0 0 0
Anwar Hussain (PAK) 1952-1952 1 6.0 1 29 1 1/25 1/29 29.00 4.83 36.0 0 0
KC Brathwaite (WI) 2011-2011 1 6.0 0 43 1 1/43 1/43 43.00 7.16 36.0 0 0
GT Dowling (NZ) 1965-1965 1 6.0 2 19 1 1/19 1/19 19.00 3.16 36.0 0 0
RAS Lakmal (SL) 2017-2017 1 43.4 16 119 7 4/26 7/119 17.00 2.72 37.4 0 0
JW Burke (AUS) 1956-1956 1 25.0 7 52 4 4/37 4/52 13.00 2.08 37.5 0 0
MD Marshall (WI) 1978-1983 2 63.0 17 191 10 6/37 9/102 19.10 3.03 37.8 1 0
GS Sobers (WI) 1958-1967 2 56.5 18 141 9 4/56 7/98 15.66 2.48 37.8 0 0
C Sharma (INDIA) 1984-1987 2 31.4 0 142 5 4/38 4/38 28.40 4.48 38.0 0 0
PR Adams (SA) 1996-1996 1 13.0 1 69 2 2/69 2/69 34.50 5.30 39.0 0 0
AME Roberts (WI) 1974-1983 2 78.1 22 205 12 5/50 8/138 17.08 2.62 39.0 1 0
MJ Henry (NZ) 2016-2016 1 40.0 8 105 6 3/46 6/105 17.50 2.62 40.0 0 0
MDK Perera (SL) 2017-2017 1 20.0 3 68 3 2/19 3/68 22.66 3.40 40.0 0 0
MD Shanaka (SL) 2017-2017 1 34.0 5 112 5 3/76 5/112 22.40 3.29 40.8 0 0
Abdul Razzaq (PAK) 2005-2005 1 41.1 7 142 6 3/62 6/142 23.66 3.44 41.1 0 0
RB Simpson (AUS) 1964-1964 1 28.0 12 45 4 4/45 4/45 11.25 1.60 42.0 0 0
Ebadot Hossain (BAN) 2019-2019 1 21.0 3 91 3 3/91 3/91 30.33 4.33 42.0 0 0
Haseeb Ahsan (PAK) 1960-1961 1 21.0 7 42 3 2/25 3/42 14.00 2.00 42.0 0 0
AA Donald (SA) 1996-1996 1 21.2 4 72 3 3/72 3/72 24.00 3.37 42.6 0 0
CM Old (ENG) 1972-1977 2 79.0 22 190 11 4/43 6/115 17.27 2.40 43.0 0 0
CA Walsh (WI) 1987-1987 1 29.0 3 136 4 4/136 4/136 34.00 4.68 43.5 0 0
R Benaud (AUS) 1956-1960 2 130.5 51 267 18 6/52 11/105 14.83 2.04 43.6 2 1
JM Anderson (ENG) 2012-2012 1 43.4 11 127 6 3/38 6/127 21.16 2.90 43.6 0 0
J Srinath (INDIA) 1996-2002 4 162.2 28 526 22 8/86 13/132 23.90 3.24 44.2 2 1
H Verity (ENG) 1934-1934 1 59.4 25 140 8 4/64 8/140 17.50 2.34 44.7 0 0
Al-Amin Hossain (BAN) 2019-2019 1 22.4 3 85 3 3/85 3/85 28.33 3.75 45.3 0 0
GD McGrath (AUS) 2001-2001 1 53.0 20 121 7 4/18 7/121 17.28 2.28 45.4 0 0
EW Clark (ENG) 1934-1934 1 45.3 12 89 6 3/39 6/89 14.83 1.95 45.5 0 0
Shoaib Akhtar (PAK) 1999-2007 2 76.1 8 248 10 4/47 8/118 24.80 3.25 45.7 0 0
RMH Binny (INDIA) 1980-1987 3 84.1 19 218 11 6/56 8/101 19.81 2.59 45.9 1 0
CK Nayudu (INDIA) 1934-1934 1 23.0 7 40 3 3/40 3/40 13.33 1.73 46.0 0 0
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:
India v Bangladesh at Kolkata, 2nd Test, Nov 22-24, 2019 [Test # 2369]
India v Sri Lanka at Kolkata, 1st Test, Nov 16-20, 2017 [Test # 2281]
India v New Zealand at Kolkata, 2nd Test, Sep 30-Oct 3, 2016 [Test # 2222]