Best bowling figures in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Team Opposition Match Date Scorecard
GA Lohmann 14.2x5 6 28 9 2.33 England v South Africa 2 Mar 1896 Test # 48
SF Barnes 38.4 7 103 9 2.66 England v South Africa 26 Dec 1913 Test # 131
SF Barnes 26.5 9 56 8 2.08 England v South Africa 26 Dec 1913 Test # 131
SJ Snooke 31.4 8 70 8 2.21 South Africa v England 10 Mar 1906 Test # 90
JV Saunders 11.0 2 34 7 3.09 Australia v South Africa 18 Oct 1902 Test # 76
CV Grimmett 19.5 9 40 7 2.01 Australia v South Africa 15 Feb 1936 Test # 250
G Geary 27.3 7 70 7 2.54 England v South Africa 24 Dec 1927 Test # 168
AEE Vogler 22.0 2 94 7 4.27 South Africa v England 1 Jan 1910 Test # 106
GHT Simpson-Hayward 16.0 3 43 6 2.68 England v South Africa 1 Jan 1910 Test # 106
EP Nupen 16.1 1 46 6 2.84 South Africa v England 13 Feb 1931 Test # 206
IAR Peebles 38.5 10 63 6 1.62 England v South Africa 13 Feb 1931 Test # 206
JM Blanckenberg 22.5 5 76 6 3.32 South Africa v England 23 Dec 1922 Test # 148
WS Lees 31.3 7 78 6 2.47 England v South Africa 10 Mar 1906 Test # 90
AE Hall 36.4 11 82 6 2.23 South Africa v England 9 Feb 1923 Test # 151
EP Nupen 25.3 3 87 6 3.41 South Africa v England 24 Dec 1930 Test # 200
CP Carter 29.5 4 91 6 3.05 South Africa v Australia 12 Nov 1921 Test # 146
CB Llewellyn 22.0 3 92 6 4.18 South Africa v Australia 11 Oct 1902 Test # 75
AE Hall 42.4 9 100 6 2.34 South Africa v England 28 Jan 1928 Test # 171
WJ O'Reilly 21.0 11 20 5 0.95 Australia v South Africa 15 Feb 1936 Test # 250
WS Lees 23.1 10 34 5 1.46 England v South Africa 2 Jan 1906 Test # 88
WR Hammond 21.2 9 36 5 1.68 England v South Africa 24 Dec 1927 Test # 168
C Heseltine 16.2x5 3 38 5 2.78 England v South Africa 2 Mar 1896 Test # 48
CB Llewellyn 18.1 3 43 5 2.36 South Africa v Australia 18 Oct 1902 Test # 76
AE Trott 33.1x5 14 49 5 1.77 England v South Africa 14 Feb 1899 Test # 58
JW Hearne 16.0 4 49 5 3.06 England v South Africa 1 Jan 1914 Test # 132
J Middleton 26.0x5 8 51 5 2.35 South Africa v England 14 Feb 1899 Test # 58
EP Nupen 30.0 11 53 5 1.76 South Africa v England 23 Dec 1922 Test # 148
HLE Promnitz 37.0 14 58 5 1.56 South Africa v England 24 Dec 1927 Test # 168
ACB Langton 19.2x8 1 58 5 2.25 South Africa v England 18 Feb 1939 Test # 270
G Geary 27.0 9 60 5 2.22 England v South Africa 24 Dec 1927 Test # 168
EP Nupen 26.1 1 63 5 2.40 South Africa v England 24 Dec 1930 Test # 200
GHT Simpson-Hayward 22.0 2 69 5 3.13 England v South Africa 26 Feb 1910 Test # 108
CB Llewellyn 31.4 9 73 5 2.30 South Africa v Australia 18 Oct 1902 Test # 76
JM Blanckenberg 38.0 13 83 5 2.18 South Africa v England 26 Dec 1913 Test # 131
AEE Vogler 30.1 4 87 5 2.88 South Africa v England 1 Jan 1910 Test # 106
SF Barnes 38.0 8 102 5 2.68 England v South Africa 1 Jan 1914 Test # 132
N Gordon 33.4x8 3 103 5 2.30 South Africa v England 24 Dec 1938 Test # 267
GA Rowe 49.0x5 9 115 5 2.81 South Africa v England 2 Mar 1896 Test # 48
CP Buckenham 31.0 2 115 5 3.70 England v South Africa 26 Feb 1910 Test # 108
GA Faulkner 33.0 4 120 5 3.63 South Africa v England 1 Jan 1910 Test # 106
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:
South Africa v England at Johannesburg, 4th Test, Feb 18-22, 1939 [Test # 270]
South Africa v England at Johannesburg, 1st Test, Dec 24-28, 1938 [Test # 267]
South Africa v Australia at Johannesburg, 4th Test, Feb 15-17, 1936 [Test # 250]