Best bowling figures in a match
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Opposition Match Date Scorecard
GA Faulkner 31.0 7 75 9 2.41 v England 29 Jul 1907 Test # 94
JH Kallis 37.1 11 92 9 2.47 v England 21 Aug 2003 Test # 1656
HJ Tayfield 78.1 29 164 9 2.09 v England 21 Jul 1955 Test # 411
SM Pollock 59.0 22 104 8 1.76 v England 6 Aug 1998 Test # 1422
AA Donald 49.5 15 115 8 2.30 v England 6 Aug 1998 Test # 1422
CL Vincent 55.3 15 149 8 2.68 v England 13 Jul 1935 Test # 244
AW Nourse 56.1 19 104 7 1.85 v England 8 Jul 1912 Test # 124
TL Goddard 87.0 49 108 7 1.24 v England 21 Jul 1955 Test # 411
M Morkel 37.0 8 113 7 3.05 v England 18 Jul 2008 Test # 1881
DW Steyn 46.3 9 173 7 3.72 v England 18 Jul 2008 Test # 1881
GA Faulkner 37.2 4 100 6 2.67 v England 8 Jul 1912 Test # 124
NA Quinn 46.5 7 138 6 2.94 v England 13 Jul 1929 Test # 183
SJ Pegler 66.0 6 222 6 3.36 v England 8 Jul 1912 Test # 124
M Ntini 31.2 6 102 5 3.25 v England 21 Aug 2003 Test # 1656
CL Vincent 49.0 5 143 5 2.91 v England 13 Jul 1929 Test # 183
BM McMillan 52.3 12 159 5 3.02 v England 4 Aug 1994 Test # 1264
AMB Rowan 68.0 17 174 5 2.55 v England 26 Jul 1951 Test # 337
GC White 16.0 3 47 4 2.93 v England 29 Jul 1907 Test # 94
NBF Mann 53.4 20 85 4 1.58 v England 26 Jul 1947 Test # 288
PS Heine 43.5 13 103 4 2.34 v England 21 Jul 1955 Test # 411
M Ntini 36.0 9 115 4 3.19 v England 6 Aug 1998 Test # 1422
AJ Hall 45.4 6 141 4 3.08 v England 21 Aug 2003 Test # 1656
SJ Pegler 46.2 9 146 4 3.15 v England 12 Jul 1924 Test # 155
ACB Langton 57.0 13 154 4 2.70 v England 13 Jul 1935 Test # 244
PS de Villiers 64.3 15 206 4 3.19 v England 4 Aug 1994 Test # 1264
JH Sinclair 14.3 2 36 3 2.48 v England 29 Jul 1907 Test # 94
JH Kallis 25.0 5 74 3 2.96 v England 18 Jul 2008 Test # 1881
AJ Bell 30.0 7 86 3 2.86 v England 13 Jul 1935 Test # 244
NBF Mann 60.5 23 96 3 1.57 v England 26 Jul 1951 Test # 337
VD Philander 36.0 11 98 3 2.72 v England 2 Aug 2012 Test # 2051
Imran Tahir 27.4 0 112 3 4.04 v England 2 Aug 2012 Test # 2051
M Ntini 36.0 7 114 3 3.16 v England 18 Jul 2008 Test # 1881
DW Steyn 35.0 9 128 3 3.65 v England 2 Aug 2012 Test # 2051
AEE Vogler 12.0 3 32 2 2.66 v England 29 Jul 1907 Test # 94
RJ Crisp 24.5 4 78 2 3.14 v England 13 Jul 1935 Test # 244
JM Blanckenberg 22.0 2 81 2 3.68 v England 12 Jul 1924 Test # 155
DPB Morkel 33.0 6 84 2 2.54 v England 13 Jul 1929 Test # 183
M Morkel 42.0 13 129 2 3.07 v England 2 Aug 2012 Test # 2051
CR Matthews 63.0 15 150 2 2.38 v England 4 Aug 1994 Test # 1264
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:
England v South Africa at Leeds, 2nd Test, Aug 2-6, 2012 [Test # 2051]
England v South Africa at Leeds, 2nd Test, Jul 18-21, 2008 [Test # 1881]
England v South Africa at Leeds, 4th Test, Aug 21-25, 2003 [Test # 1656]