Best economy rates in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Team Opposition Match Date Scorecard
BS Bedi 43.0 24 38 4 0.88 India v England 12 Jan 1973 Test # 708
DL Underwood 17.0 9 16 2 0.94 England v India 14 Jan 1977 Test # 793
WPUJC Vaas 21.0 14 20 4 0.95 Sri Lanka v India 2 Dec 2005 Test # 1775
BS Bedi 22.0 12 22 4 1.00 India v New Zealand 26 Nov 1976 Test # 787
CL Cairns 16.0 7 18 1 1.12 New Zealand v India 25 Oct 1995 Test # 1309
GD McKenzie 16.4 8 19 2 1.14 Australia v India 24 Dec 1969 Test # 669
DR Doshi 57.0 31 69 4 1.21 India v England 13 Jan 1982 Test # 918
A Kumble 23.3 10 30 5 1.27 India v West Indies 17 Oct 2002 Test # 1618
M Amarnath 24.0 11 31 2 1.29 India v Australia 24 Dec 1969 Test # 669
KD Ghavri 17.4 8 23 0 1.30 India v Australia 11 Sep 1979 Test # 855
HMCM Bandara 11.2 6 15 1 1.32 Sri Lanka v India 2 Dec 2005 Test # 1775
LR Gibbs 26.0 11 36 0 1.38 West Indies v India 11 Jan 1975 Test # 752
RGD Willis 13.0 4 18 3 1.38 England v India 14 Jan 1977 Test # 793
Nadeem Khan 13.0 5 18 0 1.38 Pakistan v India 28 Jan 1999 Test # 1442
Maninder Singh 29.3 9 41 3 1.38 India v West Indies 24 Dec 1983 Test # 972
J Srinath 10.0 5 14 1 1.40 India v West Indies 17 Oct 2002 Test # 1618
MH Mankad 38.5 15 55 8 1.41 India v England 6 Feb 1952 Test # 348
Shahid Afridi 16.0 7 23 0 1.43 Pakistan v India 28 Jan 1999 Test # 1442
CM Old 13.0 4 19 2 1.46 England v India 14 Jan 1977 Test # 793
DJ Nash 15.0 3 22 1 1.46 New Zealand v India 25 Oct 1995 Test # 1309
GG Arnold 23.1 12 34 3 1.46 England v India 12 Jan 1973 Test # 708
Z Khan 27.0 7 40 3 1.48 India v England 11 Dec 2008 Test # 1898
VS Hazare 10.0 5 15 1 1.50 India v England 6 Feb 1952 Test # 348
DR Doshi 42.0 15 64 2 1.52 India v Australia 11 Sep 1979 Test # 855
BS Bedi 19.0 8 29 3 1.52 India v West Indies 11 Jan 1975 Test # 752
JM Anderson 11.0 4 17 3 1.54 England v India 5 Feb 2021 Test # 2409
IVA Richards 18.0 4 28 1 1.55 West Indies v India 11 Jan 1988 Test # 1089
SA Durani 15.0 5 24 1 1.60 India v England 12 Jan 1973 Test # 708
EAS Prasanna 10.0 5 16 4 1.60 India v England 12 Jan 1973 Test # 708
I Sharma 19.4 4 32 1 1.62 India v England 11 Dec 2008 Test # 1898
Z Khan 22.0 6 36 1 1.63 India v Australia 14 Oct 2004 Test # 1714
RJ Shastri 63.0 23 104 3 1.65 India v England 13 Jan 1982 Test # 918
BL Cairns 33.1 11 55 5 1.65 New Zealand v India 26 Nov 1976 Test # 787
EAS Prasanna 27.0 11 45 2 1.66 India v England 14 Jan 1977 Test # 793
VA Holder 24.0 8 40 1 1.66 West Indies v India 11 Jan 1975 Test # 752
Arshad Ayub 28.0 10 47 0 1.67 India v West Indies 11 Jan 1988 Test # 1089
SLV Raju 32.0 8 54 3 1.68 India v Australia 6 Mar 1998 Test # 1405
M Dillon 26.0 11 44 3 1.69 West Indies v India 17 Oct 2002 Test # 1618
I Sharma 10.0 2 17 1 1.70 India v England 16 Dec 2016 Test # 2241
GE Gomez 20.3 12 35 3 1.70 West Indies v India 27 Jan 1949 Test # 310
EAS Prasanna 24.0 8 41 4 1.70 India v West Indies 11 Jan 1975 Test # 752
S Venkataraghavan 45.0 10 77 3 1.71 India v Australia 11 Sep 1979 Test # 855
SB Joshi 21.0 8 36 0 1.71 India v Pakistan 28 Jan 1999 Test # 1442
MH Mankad 30.5 9 53 4 1.71 India v England 6 Feb 1952 Test # 348
BS Bedi 26.0 10 45 1 1.73 India v Australia 24 Dec 1969 Test # 669
RK Chauhan 39.3 16 69 3 1.74 India v England 11 Feb 1993 Test # 1213
PEW Jones 16.0 5 28 2 1.75 West Indies v India 27 Jan 1949 Test # 310
J Trim 16.0 5 28 3 1.75 West Indies v India 27 Jan 1949 Test # 310
BS Chandrasekhar 16.0 5 28 3 1.75 India v New Zealand 26 Nov 1976 Test # 787
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Minimum of 60 balls

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
India v England at Chennai, ICC World Test Championship 2nd Test, Feb 13-16, 2021 [Test # 2411]
India v England at Chennai, ICC World Test Championship 1st Test, Feb 5-9, 2021 [Test # 2409]
India v England at Chennai, 5th Test, Dec 16-20, 2016 [Test # 2241]