Best economy rates in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Team Opposition Match Date Scorecard
BS Bedi 33.0 18 27 5 0.81 India v New Zealand 10 Nov 1976 Test # 785
GD McGrath 19.0 13 19 3 1.00 Australia v India 27 Feb 2001 Test # 1531
MJ Hoggard 12.0 6 13 1 1.08 England v India 18 Mar 2006 Test # 1791
EAS Prasanna 30.0 12 36 1 1.20 India v England 11 Feb 1977 Test # 795
DL Underwood 11.0 4 14 0 1.27 England v India 27 Nov 1981 Test # 911
A Flintoff 11.0 4 14 3 1.27 England v India 18 Mar 2006 Test # 1791
N Kapil Dev 22.0 10 29 1 1.31 India v England 27 Nov 1981 Test # 911
DR Doshi 29.1 12 39 5 1.33 India v England 27 Nov 1981 Test # 911
RJ Shastri 17.0 8 23 1 1.35 India v England 28 Nov 1984 Test # 1001
Iqbal Qasim 28.5 14 40 6 1.38 Pakistan v India 16 Dec 1979 Test # 865
EAS Prasanna 52.0 20 73 4 1.40 India v England 11 Feb 1977 Test # 795
BS Bedi 50.3 22 71 2 1.40 India v New Zealand 10 Nov 1976 Test # 785
RK Chauhan 34.0 13 48 4 1.41 India v Sri Lanka 3 Dec 1997 Test # 1390
RJ Shastri 19.0 6 27 1 1.42 India v England 27 Nov 1981 Test # 911
AA Donald 16.0 6 23 2 1.43 South Africa v India 24 Feb 2000 Test # 1484
J Srinath 11.0 5 16 1 1.45 India v West Indies 9 Oct 2002 Test # 1616
GD McGrath 17.1 9 25 2 1.45 Australia v India 27 Feb 2001 Test # 1531
R Ashwin 22.3 9 34 4 1.51 India v New Zealand 3 Dec 2021 Test # 2438
Arshad Ayub 33.0 11 50 5 1.51 India v New Zealand 24 Nov 1988 Test # 1109
RR Jumadeen 21.0 6 32 0 1.52 West Indies v India 1 Dec 1978 Test # 835
S Venkataraghavan 19.0 9 29 2 1.52 India v New Zealand 10 Nov 1976 Test # 785
Maninder Singh 20.0 6 31 0 1.55 India v Australia 15 Oct 1986 Test # 1054
M Kartik 18.0 6 28 2 1.55 India v South Africa 24 Feb 2000 Test # 1484
N Kapil Dev 14.3 4 23 1 1.58 India v Pakistan 16 Dec 1979 Test # 865
A Kumble 30.4 13 49 4 1.59 India v England 18 Mar 2006 Test # 1791
RJ Shastri 42.0 16 68 0 1.61 India v Australia 15 Oct 1986 Test # 1054
N Kapil Dev 21.0 8 34 1 1.61 India v England 28 Nov 1984 Test # 1001
AA Donald 14.0 6 23 2 1.64 South Africa v India 24 Feb 2000 Test # 1484
LR Gibbs 59.0 20 98 7 1.66 West Indies v India 23 Jan 1975 Test # 753
BKV Prasad 18.0 6 30 1 1.66 India v Sri Lanka 3 Dec 1997 Test # 1390
Maninder Singh 15.0 7 25 1 1.66 India v West Indies 24 Nov 1983 Test # 968
J Srinath 15.0 5 25 1 1.66 India v Sri Lanka 3 Dec 1997 Test # 1390
Arshad Ayub 25.0 10 42 1 1.68 India v New Zealand 24 Nov 1988 Test # 1109
Harbhajan Singh 28.3 12 48 7 1.68 India v West Indies 9 Oct 2002 Test # 1616
M Dillon 31.2 9 54 3 1.72 West Indies v India 9 Oct 2002 Test # 1616
RJ Shastri 29.0 8 50 1 1.72 India v England 28 Nov 1984 Test # 1001
Harbhajan Singh 23.0 9 40 2 1.73 India v England 18 Mar 2006 Test # 1791
PP Ojha 27.0 5 47 6 1.74 India v West Indies 22 Nov 2011 Test # 2019
BS Chandrasekhar 44.0 13 77 4 1.75 India v New Zealand 10 Nov 1976 Test # 785
Harbhajan Singh 21.0 8 37 1 1.76 India v West Indies 9 Oct 2002 Test # 1616
Sikander Bakht 17.0 6 30 2 1.76 Pakistan v India 16 Dec 1979 Test # 865
N Kapil Dev 23.0 10 41 1 1.78 India v West Indies 24 Nov 1983 Test # 968
BD Julien 19.0 8 34 1 1.78 West Indies v India 23 Jan 1975 Test # 753
NS Yadav 12.0 5 22 0 1.83 India v West Indies 24 Nov 1983 Test # 968
IT Botham 26.0 7 48 7 1.84 England v India 15 Feb 1980 Test # 874
IK Pathan 13.0 2 24 1 1.84 India v England 18 Mar 2006 Test # 1791
A Kumble 41.0 19 76 1 1.85 India v Sri Lanka 3 Dec 1997 Test # 1390
JH Kallis 16.0 8 30 3 1.87 South Africa v India 24 Feb 2000 Test # 1484
RM Hogg 28.0 14 53 2 1.89 Australia v India 3 Nov 1979 Test # 860
EJ Chatfield 10.0 1 19 0 1.90 New Zealand v India 24 Nov 1988 Test # 1109
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Minimum of 60 balls

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
India v New Zealand at Wankhede, ICC World Test Championship 2nd Test, Dec 3-6, 2021 [Test # 2438]
India v England at Wankhede, 4th Test, Dec 8-12, 2016 [Test # 2239]
India v West Indies at Wankhede, 2nd Test, Nov 14-16, 2013 [Test # 2102]