Best economy rates in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Team Opposition Match Date Scorecard
B Kumar 11.0 8 8 4 0.72 India v Sri Lanka 16 Nov 2017 Test # 2281
RR Lindwall 12.0 7 9 0 0.75 Australia v India 2 Nov 1956 Test # 433
R Gilchrist 23.0 13 18 3 0.78 West Indies v India 31 Dec 1958 Test # 463
RJ Shastri 20.5 10 18 1 0.86 India v Pakistan 11 Feb 1987 Test # 1067
S Venkataraghavan 17.0 11 15 3 0.88 India v New Zealand 5 Mar 1965 Test # 581
RG Nadkarni 42.0 24 38 2 0.90 India v England 29 Jan 1964 Test # 554
Fazal Mahmood 25.3 12 26 5 1.01 Pakistan v India 30 Dec 1960 Test # 501
RK Chauhan 29.1 15 30 3 1.02 India v England 29 Jan 1993 Test # 1211
Maninder Singh 20.1 11 21 0 1.04 India v Pakistan 11 Feb 1987 Test # 1067
RJ Shastri 21.0 10 22 1 1.04 India v England 1 Jan 1982 Test # 916
PR Umrigar 20.0 9 21 0 1.05 India v Australia 2 Nov 1956 Test # 433
D Wilson 16.0 10 17 2 1.06 England v India 29 Jan 1964 Test # 554
MH Mankad 12.0 8 14 2 1.16 India v New Zealand 28 Dec 1955 Test # 419
LR Gibbs 30.4 8 36 2 1.17 West Indies v India 31 Dec 1966 Test # 612
JR Reid 16.0 9 19 3 1.18 New Zealand v India 28 Dec 1955 Test # 419
AW Greig 19.5 9 24 5 1.21 England v India 30 Dec 1972 Test # 706
Harbhajan Singh 48.3 23 59 5 1.21 India v South Africa 14 Feb 2010 Test # 1952
DL Underwood 31.0 18 38 0 1.22 England v India 1 Jan 1982 Test # 916
PR Umrigar 17.0 7 21 0 1.23 India v New Zealand 28 Dec 1955 Test # 419
SLV Raju 16.0 7 20 0 1.25 India v Australia 18 Mar 1998 Test # 1409
RR Lindwall 25.2 12 32 3 1.26 Australia v India 2 Nov 1956 Test # 433
CG Borde 16.2 7 21 4 1.28 India v Pakistan 30 Dec 1960 Test # 501
GD McGrath 14.0 8 18 4 1.28 Australia v India 11 Mar 2001 Test # 1535
CG Borde 31.0 14 40 1 1.29 India v England 29 Jan 1964 Test # 554
RJ Shastri 10.0 3 13 2 1.30 India v West Indies 26 Dec 1987 Test # 1088
MN Samuels 16.0 3 21 1 1.31 West Indies v India 30 Oct 2002 Test # 1622
DG Phadkar 20.0 7 27 1 1.35 India v England 30 Dec 1951 Test # 344
RGD Willis 20.0 3 27 5 1.35 England v India 1 Jan 1977 Test # 791
BS Chandrasekhar 28.5 15 39 1 1.35 India v Australia 17 Oct 1964 Test # 568
S Madan Lal 16.1 5 22 4 1.36 India v West Indies 27 Dec 1974 Test # 750
PI Pocock 19.0 10 26 0 1.36 England v India 30 Dec 1972 Test # 706
RAS Lakmal 19.0 12 26 4 1.36 Sri Lanka v India 16 Nov 2017 Test # 2281
LR Gibbs 37.0 17 51 5 1.37 West Indies v India 31 Dec 1966 Test # 612
ML Jaisimha 15.1 12 21 1 1.38 India v New Zealand 5 Mar 1965 Test # 581
DG Phadkar 21.0 8 30 0 1.42 India v Pakistan 12 Dec 1952 Test # 360
LR Gibbs 37.0 17 53 1 1.43 West Indies v India 27 Dec 1974 Test # 750
SLV Raju 27.0 14 39 3 1.44 India v England 29 Jan 1993 Test # 1211
BS Chandrasekhar 29.0 14 42 4 1.44 India v England 30 Dec 1972 Test # 706
DR Doshi 19.2 8 28 2 1.44 India v England 1 Jan 1982 Test # 916
BS Bedi 22.0 14 32 1 1.45 India v West Indies 29 Dec 1978 Test # 839
KD Mackay 11.0 5 16 1 1.45 Australia v India 23 Jan 1960 Test # 487
NS Yadav 11.0 6 16 2 1.45 India v Australia 26 Oct 1979 Test # 859
FJ Titmus 46.0 23 67 2 1.45 England v India 29 Jan 1964 Test # 554
GS Sobers 28.5 16 42 3 1.45 West Indies v India 31 Dec 1966 Test # 612
Intikhab Alam 24.0 11 35 2 1.45 Pakistan v India 30 Dec 1960 Test # 501
S Madan Lal 17.0 4 25 1 1.47 India v England 1 Jan 1977 Test # 791
AJ Watkins 21.0 9 31 0 1.47 England v India 30 Dec 1951 Test # 344
L Amarnath 21.0 7 31 1 1.47 India v Pakistan 12 Dec 1952 Test # 360
GA Hick 12.5 5 19 3 1.48 England v India 29 Jan 1993 Test # 1211
HB Cave 57.0 26 85 2 1.49 New Zealand v India 28 Dec 1955 Test # 419
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Minimum of 60 balls

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]