Best strike rates in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts SR Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
SM Boland 4.0 1 7 6 4.0 Australia v England Melbourne 26 Dec 2021 Test # 2442
JE Root 6.2 3 8 5 7.6 England v India Ahmedabad 24 Feb 2021 Test # 2412
Sajid Khan 15.0 4 42 8 11.2 Pakistan v Bangladesh Mirpur 4 Dec 2021 Test # 2439
R Ashwin 8.0 2 8 4 12.0 India v New Zealand Mumbai 3 Dec 2021 Test # 2438
DM Bess 10.1 3 30 5 12.2 England v Sri Lanka Galle 14 Jan 2021 Test # 2403
A Nortje 14.3 1 56 6 14.5 South Africa v Sri Lanka Johannesburg 3 Jan 2021 Test # 2401
Hasan Ali 12.2 2 36 5 14.8 Pakistan v Zimbabwe Harare 29 Apr 2021 Test # 2420
Hasan Ali 13.0 4 27 5 15.6 Pakistan v Zimbabwe Harare 7 May 2021 Test # 2421
V Permaul 13.0 3 35 5 15.6 West Indies v Sri Lanka Galle 29 Nov 2021 Test # 2437
PJ Cummins 13.1 3 38 5 15.8 Australia v England Brisbane 8 Dec 2021 Test # 2440
Mohammed Siraj 10.5 3 32 4 16.2 India v England Lord's 12 Aug 2021 Test # 2429
A Nortje 11.0 3 35 4 16.5 South Africa v West Indies Gros Islet 10 Jun 2021 Test # 2424
L Ngidi 13.5 7 19 5 16.6 South Africa v West Indies Gros Islet 10 Jun 2021 Test # 2424
R Ashwin 17.3 2 61 6 17.5 India v England Chennai 5 Feb 2021 Test # 2409
Shaheen Shah Afridi 17.3 7 51 6 17.5 Pakistan v West Indies Kingston 20 Aug 2021 Test # 2431
AR Patel 15.0 0 32 5 18.0 India v England Ahmedabad 24 Feb 2021 Test # 2412
Shaheen Shah Afridi 15.0 8 32 5 18.0 Pakistan v Bangladesh Chattogram 26 Nov 2021 Test # 2436
B Muzarabani 12.0 3 48 4 18.0 Zimbabwe v Afghanistan Abu Dhabi 2 Mar 2021 Test # 2413
Hasan Ali 15.4 2 54 5 18.8 Pakistan v South Africa Rawalpindi 4 Feb 2021 Test # 2408
JNT Seales 15.4 3 55 5 18.8 West Indies v Pakistan Kingston 12 Aug 2021 Test # 2430
Hasan Ali 16.0 2 60 5 19.2 Pakistan v South Africa Rawalpindi 4 Feb 2021 Test # 2408
Mohammed Shami 16.0 5 44 5 19.2 India v South Africa Centurion 26 Dec 2021 Test # 2443
KAJ Roach 13.0 1 52 4 19.5 West Indies v South Africa Gros Islet 18 Jun 2021 Test # 2426
KA Jamieson 20.0 6 48 6 20.0 New Zealand v Pakistan Christchurch 3 Jan 2021 Test # 2400
M Jansen 13.3 4 55 4 20.2 South Africa v India Centurion 26 Dec 2021 Test # 2443
KA Maharaj 17.3 7 36 5 21.0 South Africa v West Indies Gros Islet 18 Jun 2021 Test # 2426
MJ Leach 14.0 1 59 4 21.0 England v Sri Lanka Galle 22 Jan 2021 Test # 2405
J Yadav 14.0 4 49 4 21.0 India v New Zealand Mumbai 3 Dec 2021 Test # 2438
JO Holder 17.4 6 27 5 21.2 West Indies v Sri Lanka North Sound 21 Mar 2021 Test # 2416
AR Patel 21.4 6 38 6 21.6 India v England Ahmedabad 24 Feb 2021 Test # 2412
L Ngidi 15.0 5 44 4 22.5 South Africa v Sri Lanka Johannesburg 3 Jan 2021 Test # 2401
R Ashwin 15.0 3 48 4 22.5 India v England Ahmedabad 24 Feb 2021 Test # 2412
Hasan Ali 15.0 2 53 4 22.5 Pakistan v Zimbabwe Harare 29 Apr 2021 Test # 2420
CR Woakes 15.0 6 55 4 22.5 England v India The Oval 2 Sep 2021 Test # 2433
Shaheen Shah Afridi 15.1 5 43 4 22.7 Pakistan v Zimbabwe Harare 29 Apr 2021 Test # 2420
JJ Bumrah 19.0 2 64 5 22.8 India v England Nottingham 4 Aug 2021 Test # 2428
JA Richardson 19.1 9 42 5 23.0 Australia v England Adelaide 16 Dec 2021 Test # 2441
Taijul Islam 19.2 2 72 5 23.2 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka Pallekele 29 Apr 2021 Test # 2419
Mohammed Siraj 19.5 5 73 5 23.8 India v Australia Brisbane 15 Jan 2021 Test # 2404
L Ngidi 24.0 5 71 6 24.0 South Africa v India Centurion 26 Dec 2021 Test # 2443
Shaheen Shah Afridi 20.0 5 52 5 24.0 Pakistan v Zimbabwe Harare 7 May 2021 Test # 2421
K Rabada 20.0 9 34 5 24.0 South Africa v West Indies Gros Islet 10 Jun 2021 Test # 2424
DM Bess 16.0 1 49 4 24.0 England v Sri Lanka Galle 22 Jan 2021 Test # 2405
L Embuldeniya 20.1 6 35 5 24.2 Sri Lanka v West Indies Galle 29 Nov 2021 Test # 2437
MA Starc 16.1 6 37 4 24.2 Australia v England Adelaide 16 Dec 2021 Test # 2441
Hasan Ali 20.4 5 51 5 24.8 Pakistan v Bangladesh Chattogram 26 Nov 2021 Test # 2436
Amir Hamza 25.0 3 75 6 25.0 Afghanistan v Zimbabwe Abu Dhabi 2 Mar 2021 Test # 2413
TG Southee 25.1 8 43 6 25.1 New Zealand v England Lord's 2 Jun 2021 Test # 2422

Minimum of 4 wickets
Performances in matches that overlap years are credited to the year in which they occurred - this results in some unknown data, especially in regard to bowling figures

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
South Africa v India at Centurion, ICC World Test Championship 1st Test, Dec 26-30, 2021 [Test # 2443]
Australia v England at Melbourne, 3rd Test, Dec 26-28, 2021 [Test # 2442]
Australia v England at Adelaide, 2nd Test, Dec 16-20, 2021 [Test # 2441]