Best bowling figures in a match
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Team Opposition Match Date Scorecard
M Muralitharan 113.5 41 220 16 1.93 Sri Lanka v England 27 Aug 1998 Test # 1423
FR Spofforth 64.3x4 33 90 14 2.08 Australia v England 28 Aug 1882 Test # 9
MA Holding 53.4 15 149 14 2.77 West Indies v England 12 Aug 1976 Test # 781
SF Barnes 37.4 14 57 13 1.51 England v South Africa 12 Aug 1912 Test # 128
H Trumble 65.0x5 19 89 12 1.64 Australia v England 10 Aug 1896 Test # 52
Fazal Mahmood 60.0 27 99 12 1.65 Pakistan v England 12 Aug 1954 Test # 390
DL Underwood 64.3 27 101 12 1.56 England v New Zealand 21 Aug 1969 Test # 658
F Martin 57.2x5 21 102 12 2.13 England v Australia 11 Aug 1890 Test # 34
GA Lohmann 67.2x4 31 104 12 2.31 England v Australia 12 Aug 1886 Test # 24
H Trumble 64.5 17 173 12 2.66 Australia v England 11 Aug 1902 Test # 74
SK Warne 76.0 8 246 12 3.23 Australia v England 8 Sep 2005 Test # 1763
GAR Lock 37.4 19 48 11 1.27 England v West Indies 22 Aug 1957 Test # 443
PCR Tufnell 47.4 22 93 11 1.95 England v Australia 21 Aug 1997 Test # 1377
CS Marriott 41.1 8 96 11 2.33 England v West Indies 12 Aug 1933 Test # 229
KD Boyce 43.1 8 147 11 3.40 West Indies v England 26 Jul 1973 Test # 725
DK Lillee 61.4 14 159 11 2.57 Australia v England 27 Aug 1981 Test # 908
SK Warne 72.2 15 229 11 3.16 Australia v England 23 Aug 2001 Test # 1558
FE Woolley 17.2 4 49 10 2.82 England v Australia 19 Aug 1912 Test # 129
JT Hearne 39.1x5 18 60 10 1.83 England v Australia 10 Aug 1896 Test # 52
JC Laker 65.0 20 119 10 1.83 England v South Africa 16 Aug 1951 Test # 338
DE Malcolm 41.3 7 138 10 3.32 England v South Africa 18 Aug 1994 Test # 1266
J Briggs 49.3x5 11 148 10 3.58 England v Australia 14 Aug 1893 Test # 40
AL Valentine 90.3 31 160 10 1.76 West Indies v England 12 Aug 1950 Test # 326
DK Lillee 56.4 15 181 10 3.19 Australia v England 10 Aug 1972 Test # 702
Abdul Qadir 97.4 36 211 10 2.16 Pakistan v England 6 Aug 1987 Test # 1079
IT Botham 89.0 22 253 10 2.84 England v Australia 27 Aug 1981 Test # 908
RR Lindwall 41.1 8 70 9 1.70 Australia v England 14 Aug 1948 Test # 303
JJ Ferris 48.0x5 22 74 9 1.85 Australia v England 11 Aug 1890 Test # 34
Wasim Akram 43.1 9 103 9 2.38 Pakistan v England 6 Aug 1992 Test # 1193
SJ Harmison 31.0 2 121 9 3.90 England v West Indies 19 Aug 2004 Test # 1712
CC Griffith 50.0 11 137 9 2.74 West Indies v England 22 Aug 1963 Test # 547
DL Underwood 86.0 40 139 9 1.61 England v Australia 22 Aug 1968 Test # 641
JDF Larter 46.1 4 145 9 3.14 England v Pakistan 16 Aug 1962 Test # 534
GP Swann 69.0 11 208 9 3.01 England v India 18 Aug 2011 Test # 2004
WE Bowes 49.3 5 219 9 4.42 England v Australia 18 Aug 1934 Test # 237
A Cotter 61.0 6 221 9 3.62 Australia v England 14 Aug 1905 Test # 87
AA Mailey 76.4 9 266 9 3.46 Australia v England 14 Aug 1926 Test # 167
By default, the shading indicates records from the past week, or failing that, the most recent entry.
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Records includes the following current or recent matches:
England v Australia at The Oval, 5th Test, Sep 12-15, 2019 [Test # 2362]
England v India at The Oval, 5th Test, Sep 7-11, 2018 [Test # 2318]
England v South Africa at The Oval, 3rd Test, Jul 27-31, 2017 [Test # 2266]