Most five-wickets-in-an-innings
Player Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
SF Barnes (ENG) 1912-1914 7 14 2124 818 83 9/103 17/159 9.85 2.31 25.5 12 6
M Muralitharan (SL) 1993-2009 47 59 7675 3455 153 7/84 13/171 22.58 2.70 50.1 12 4
CV Grimmett (AUS) 1931-1936 10 18 3913 1199 77 7/40 14/199 15.57 1.83 50.8 8 4
SK Warne (AUS) 1993-2006 69 89 10392 4860 190 7/56 12/128 25.57 2.80 54.6 7 2
C Blythe (ENG) 1906-1910 10 19 2461 986 59 8/59 15/99 16.71 2.40 41.7 6 3
R Ashwin (INDIA) 2011-2019 23 32 3041 1526 69 7/66 12/98 22.11 3.01 44.0 5 1
R Benaud (AUS) 1952-1964 13 24 4136 1413 52 5/49 9/144 27.17 2.04 79.5 5 0
JM Anderson (ENG) 2003-2020 51 71 6932 3714 127 5/23 8/161 29.24 3.21 54.5 5 0
GA Lohmann (ENG) 1896-1896 3 6 520 203 35 9/28 15/45 5.80 2.34 14.8 4 2
CS Martin (NZ) 2000-2013 16 26 2814 1575 57 6/76 11/180 27.63 3.35 49.3 4 1
JB Statham (ENG) 1951-1965 16 32 3931 1426 69 7/39 11/97 20.66 2.17 56.9 4 1
Harbhajan Singh (INDIA) 2001-2015 40 47 5009 2814 95 7/87 9/141 29.62 3.37 52.7 4 0
J Srinath (INDIA) 1991-2001 46 58 5059 2974 92 6/21 8/68 32.32 3.52 54.9 4 0
MR Gillespie (NZ) 2007-2012 8 10 737 583 22 6/113 6/168 26.50 4.74 33.5 3 0
H Ironmonger (AUS) 1931-1932 4 8 1331 296 31 6/18 11/24 9.54 1.33 42.9 3 1
AP Freeman (ENG) 1927-1929 7 12 1924 946 36 7/71 12/171 26.27 2.95 53.4 3 2
WJ Whitty (AUS) 1910-1912 8 15 2055 875 50 6/17 9/98 17.50 2.55 41.1 3 0
ARC Fraser (ENG) 1994-1999 12 17 2252 1001 37 5/42 10/122 27.05 2.66 60.8 3 1
BKV Prasad (INDIA) 1995-2001 26 32 2334 1462 50 6/104 10/153 29.24 3.75 46.6 3 1
RA Jadeja (INDIA) 2009-2019 22 29 2686 1264 54 6/138 8/76 23.40 2.82 49.7 3 0
JH Wardle (ENG) 1951-1957 9 18 2687 803 46 7/36 12/89 17.45 1.79 58.4 3 1
DG Cork (ENG) 1994-1998 19 24 2724 1453 53 6/119 9/162 27.41 3.20 51.3 3 0
Waqar Younis (PAK) 1993-2003 39 43 2961 2134 82 6/78 10/133 26.02 4.32 36.1 3 1
WA Johnston (AUS) 1949-1953 10 19 3420 1129 44 6/44 8/65 25.65 1.98 77.7 3 0
HMRKB Herath (SL) 2004-2018 25 33 3488 1606 57 6/98 9/111 28.17 2.76 61.1 3 0
GD McKenzie (AUS) 1963-1970 13 24 3745 1646 41 5/46 8/132 40.14 2.63 91.3 3 0
MG Johnson (AUS) 2006-2014 30 41 4096 2456 91 8/61 12/127 26.98 3.59 45.0 3 2
AV Bedser (ENG) 1947-1955 13 26 4221 1457 54 7/58 12/112 26.98 2.07 78.1 3 1
B Lee (AUS) 2000-2008 35 49 4247 2693 90 5/22 6/114 29.92 3.80 47.1 3 0
SCJ Broad (ENG) 2007-2020 41 60 5345 2899 107 6/17 8/99 27.09 3.25 49.9 3 0
A Kumble (INDIA) 1992-2008 61 79 9068 4143 130 6/53 8/113 31.86 2.74 69.7 3 0
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:
South Africa v Australia at Potchefstroom, 3rd ODI, Mar 7, 2020 [ODI # 4254]
South Africa v Australia at Bloemfontein, 2nd ODI, Mar 4, 2020 [ODI # 4252]
South Africa v Australia at Paarl, 1st ODI, Feb 29, 2020 [ODI # 4248]