Most wickets
Player Mat Inns Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
HMRKB Herath 7 12 368.0 57 1150 34 5/99 8/209 33.82 3.12 64.9 4 0
M Muralitharan 8 12 374.5 52 1195 26 4/73 7/161 45.96 3.18 86.5 0 0
KMDN Kulasekara 5 9 133.4 25 422 20 4/21 8/58 21.10 3.15 40.1 0 0
T Thushara 6 11 180.1 22 652 20 5/83 6/118 32.60 3.61 54.0 1 0
BAW Mendis 7 11 267.5 45 820 18 4/71 7/128 45.55 3.06 89.2 0 0
TM Dilshan 11 9 41.2 5 157 6 4/10 4/10 26.16 3.79 41.3 0 0
UWMBCA Welegedara 3 4 99.0 12 397 6 4/87 5/163 66.16 4.01 99.0 0 0
AD Mathews 7 10 89.0 14 302 5 1/13 2/39 60.40 3.39 106.8 0 0
WPUJC Vaas 3 5 93.0 30 193 4 2/21 3/37 48.25 2.07 139.5 0 0
CRD Fernando 3 4 71.0 10 224 4 2/124 2/80 56.00 3.15 106.5 0 0
KTGD Prasad 2 4 56.0 2 259 4 2/106 2/97 64.75 4.62 84.0 0 0
DPMD Jayawardene 11 3 12.5 1 60 2 1/10 1/10 30.00 4.67 38.5 0 0
NT Paranavitana 10 5 15.0 0 76 1 1/26 1/26 76.00 5.06 90.0 0 0
CK Kapugedera 2 1 2.0 0 9 0 - - - 4.50 - 0 0
KC Sangakkara 11 1 10.0 0 34 0 - - - 3.40 - 0 0
SM Warnapura 6 1 9.0 0 40 0 - - - 4.44 - 0 0

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:
India v Sri Lanka at Mumbai (BS), 3rd Test, Dec 2-6, 2009 [Test # 1937]
India v Sri Lanka at Kanpur, 2nd Test, Nov 24-27, 2009 [Test # 1935]
India v Sri Lanka at Ahmedabad, 1st Test, Nov 16-20, 2009 [Test # 1933]