Most wickets
Player Mat Inns Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
HMRKB Herath 10 20 610.2 148 1647 60 9/127 14/184 27.45 2.69 61.0 5 1
MDK Perera 7 13 363.1 67 1083 36 5/69 8/129 30.08 2.98 60.5 3 0
RMS Eranga 9 17 332.5 81 1015 31 4/49 6/226 32.74 3.04 64.4 0 0
RAS Lakmal 8 16 288.3 65 874 26 4/78 6/105 33.61 3.02 66.5 0 0
KTGD Prasad 4 8 114.4 21 377 12 5/50 6/125 31.41 3.28 57.3 1 0
AD Mathews 12 15 141.0 29 399 11 4/44 4/60 36.27 2.82 76.9 0 0
N Pradeep 4 8 138.4 18 546 11 4/123 5/112 49.63 3.93 75.6 0 0
BAW Mendis 2 4 79.5 12 245 6 6/99 6/160 40.83 3.06 79.8 1 0
KMDN Kulasekara 1 2 37.0 5 148 2 1/65 2/148 74.00 4.00 111.0 0 0
PHT Kaushal 1 2 35.0 0 207 2 1/48 2/207 103.50 5.91 105.0 0 0
UWMBCA Welegedara 1 2 27.0 6 87 1 1/22 1/87 87.00 3.22 162.0 0 0
KDK Vithanage 4 4 26.0 1 112 1 1/73 1/73 112.00 4.30 156.0 0 0
FDM Karunaratne 8 1 2.0 0 5 0 - - - 2.50 - 0 0
KC Sangakkara 12 1 1.0 0 7 0 - - - 7.00 - 0 0
HDRL Thirimanne 5 2 3.0 0 12 0 - - - 4.00 - 0 0
DPMD Jayawardene 11 1 6.0 2 13 0 - - - 2.16 - 0 0
SMSM Senanayake 1 2 22.5 2 96 0 - - - 4.20 - 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:
New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Christchurch, 1st Test, Dec 26-29, 2014 [Test # 2151]
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (SSC), 2nd Test, Aug 14-18, 2014 [Test # 2136]
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Galle, 1st Test, Aug 6-10, 2014 [Test # 2133]