Most wickets
Player Mat Inns Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
J Srinath (INDIA) 3 4 92.4 16 299 9 4/92 7/167 33.22 3.22 61.7 0 0
RK Chauhan (INDIA) 3 4 94.0 35 164 8 4/48 7/107 20.50 1.74 70.5 0 0
A Kuruvilla (INDIA) 3 4 64.1 15 180 8 4/88 6/117 22.50 2.80 48.1 0 0
KR Pushpakumara (SL) 2 3 65.0 8 258 8 5/122 5/122 32.25 3.96 48.7 1 0
HDPK Dharmasena (SL) 2 3 94.4 23 266 8 5/57 8/201 33.25 2.80 71.0 1 0
ST Jayasuriya (SL) 3 4 73.0 16 184 6 2/32 2/32 30.66 2.52 73.0 0 0
A Kumble (INDIA) 3 4 122.0 46 279 6 3/56 4/132 46.50 2.28 122.0 0 0
WPUJC Vaas (SL) 3 4 98.5 19 292 4 2/80 2/80 73.00 2.95 148.2 0 0
GP Wickramasinghe (SL) 1 2 36.1 10 96 3 2/76 3/96 32.00 2.65 72.3 0 0
M Muralidaran (SL) 2 2 121.0 39 311 3 3/174 3/174 103.66 2.57 242.0 0 0
A Ranatunga (SL) 3 3 21.0 10 43 1 1/35 1/35 43.00 2.04 126.0 0 0
BKV Prasad (INDIA) 1 2 26.0 9 53 1 1/30 1/53 53.00 2.03 156.0 0 0
KSC de Silva (SL) 1 1 28.0 5 81 1 1/81 1/81 81.00 2.89 168.0 0 0
SR Tendulkar (INDIA) 3 1 2.0 2 0 0 - - - 0.00 - 0 0
MS Atapattu (SL) 3 1 1.0 0 4 0 - - - 4.00 - 0 0
M Azharuddin (INDIA) 3 1 1.0 0 4 0 - - - 4.00 - 0 0
SC Ganguly (INDIA) 3 3 7.0 4 19 0 - - - 2.71 - 0 0
KJ Silva (SL) 1 1 28.0 6 81 0 - - - 2.89 - 0 0
DS Mohanty (INDIA) 1 2 35.0 5 89 0 - - - 2.54 - 0 0
Records includes the following current or recent matches:
India v Sri Lanka at Wankhede, 3rd Test, Dec 3-7, 1997 [Test # 1390]
India v Sri Lanka at Nagpur, 2nd Test, Nov 26-30, 1997 [Test # 1387]
India v Sri Lanka at Mohali, 1st Test, Nov 19-23, 1997 [Test # 1385]