Most runs conceded in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Opposition Match Date Scorecard
AMB Rowan 68.0 17 174 5 2.55 v England 26 Jul 1951 Test # 337
AA Donald 29.0 2 135 1 4.65 v England 4 Aug 1994 Test # 1264
SJ Pegler 35.0 6 116 4 3.31 v England 12 Jul 1924 Test # 155
SJ Pegler 35.0 6 112 3 3.20 v England 8 Jul 1912 Test # 124
SJ Pegler 31.0 0 110 3 3.54 v England 8 Jul 1912 Test # 124
PS de Villiers 39.3 12 108 3 2.73 v England 4 Aug 1994 Test # 1264
CL Vincent 23.3 3 104 4 4.42 v England 13 Jul 1935 Test # 244
DW Steyn 28.0 8 102 2 3.64 v England 2 Aug 2012 Test # 2051
D Pretorius 19.0 1 100 1 5.26 v England 21 Aug 2003 Test # 1656
GWA Chubb 43.0 12 99 1 2.30 v England 26 Jul 1951 Test # 337
PS de Villiers 25.0 3 98 1 3.92 v England 4 Aug 1994 Test # 1264
CR Matthews 39.0 7 97 1 2.48 v England 4 Aug 1994 Test # 1264
DW Steyn 28.0 7 97 3 3.46 v England 18 Jul 2008 Test # 1881
NBF Mann 60.5 23 96 3 1.57 v England 26 Jul 1951 Test # 337
M Morkel 32.0 9 96 2 3.00 v England 2 Aug 2012 Test # 2051
ACB Langton 31.0 8 95 0 3.06 v England 13 Jul 1935 Test # 244
HJ Tayfield 47.1 15 94 5 1.99 v England 21 Jul 1955 Test # 411
BM McMillan 37.0 12 93 3 2.51 v England 4 Aug 1994 Test # 1264
NA Quinn 29.5 5 92 6 3.08 v England 13 Jul 1929 Test # 183
Imran Tahir 23.4 0 92 3 3.88 v England 2 Aug 2012 Test # 2051
AMB Rowan 46.0 12 89 1 1.93 v England 26 Jul 1947 Test # 288
EP Nupen 30.0 8 85 1 2.83 v England 12 Jul 1924 Test # 155
VI Smith 36.0 9 82 1 2.27 v England 26 Jul 1947 Test # 288
CN McCarthy 41.0 10 81 0 1.97 v England 26 Jul 1951 Test # 337
AJ Hall 24.0 3 77 2 3.20 v England 21 Aug 2003 Test # 1656
CL Vincent 30.0 5 76 2 2.53 v England 13 Jul 1929 Test # 183
DW Steyn 18.3 2 76 4 4.10 v England 18 Jul 2008 Test # 1881
M Ntini 21.0 5 72 4 3.42 v England 6 Aug 1998 Test # 1422
VD Philander 30.0 10 72 2 2.40 v England 2 Aug 2012 Test # 2051
AA Donald 29.2 9 71 5 2.42 v England 6 Aug 1998 Test # 1422
PS Heine 29.5 11 70 4 2.34 v England 21 Jul 1955 Test # 411
HJ Tayfield 31.0 14 70 4 2.25 v England 21 Jul 1955 Test # 411
TL Goddard 62.0 37 69 5 1.11 v England 21 Jul 1955 Test # 411
M Ntini 25.0 7 69 2 2.76 v England 18 Jul 2008 Test # 1881
NBF Mann 50.0 20 68 4 1.36 v England 26 Jul 1947 Test # 288
AW Nourse 24.0 7 67 1 2.79 v England 12 Jul 1924 Test # 155
CL Vincent 19.0 0 67 3 3.52 v England 13 Jul 1929 Test # 183
BM McMillan 15.3 0 66 2 4.25 v England 4 Aug 1994 Test # 1264
AJ Hall 21.4 3 64 2 2.95 v England 21 Aug 2003 Test # 1656
M Ntini 20.2 4 62 3 3.04 v England 21 Aug 2003 Test # 1656
M Morkel 22.0 4 61 3 2.77 v England 18 Jul 2008 Test # 1881
ACB Langton 26.0 5 59 4 2.26 v England 13 Jul 1935 Test # 244
GA Faulkner 20.0 3 58 3 2.90 v England 29 Jul 1907 Test # 94
JM Blanckenberg 12.0 0 58 1 4.83 v England 12 Jul 1924 Test # 155
AJ Bell 14.0 0 58 1 4.14 v England 13 Jul 1929 Test # 183
JH Kallis 17.0 4 54 6 3.17 v England 21 Aug 2003 Test # 1656
PNF Mansell 19.0 2 53 0 2.78 v England 21 Jul 1955 Test # 411
CR Matthews 24.0 8 53 1 2.20 v England 4 Aug 1994 Test # 1264
SM Pollock 35.0 14 53 5 1.51 v England 6 Aug 1998 Test # 1422
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]